By LAURAN NEERGAARDAP Medical Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Getting older doesn't just mean a risk for physical ailments like heart disease and bum knees: A new report finds as many as 1 in 5 seniors has a mental health or substance abuse problem.
And as the population rapidly ages over the next
PLAINSBORO TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - In a July 9 story about Indian drugmaker Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd., The Associated Press erroneously reported that the company will launch a generic version of acne drug Accutane in about six months. The product is slightly different than Accutane and will be sold
By JIM VERTUNOAP Sports Writer
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A federal judge handed Lance Armstrong a quick setback Monday as he went to court to save his seven Tour de France titles and his reputation as one of the greatest cyclists ever.
Armstrong filed a lawsuit aimed at preventing the U.S. Anti-Doping
By RANDALL CHASEAssociated Press
DOVER, Del. (AP) - Armed men suspected of triggering an exchange of gunfire at a weekend soccer tournament in Delaware that left three people dead and two wounded apparently targeted the tournament organizer, but authorities on Monday remained mum about the motive
By WHITNEY PHILLIPSAssociated Press
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities made a rare disclosure Monday linked to the botched gun-smuggling investigation known as Operation Fast and Furious, revealing identities and requesting the public's help in capturing four fugitives accused in the shooting
By MATTHEW PERRONEAP Health Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Drugmakers that market powerful painkiller medications will be required to fund training programs to help U.S. doctors and other health professionals safely prescribe the drugs, which are blamed for thousands of fatal overdoses each year.
By MAE ANDERSONAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Most moms have "the talk" with their daughters about their periods. Now the Poise feminine hygiene brand is initiating a "second talk" with women - this time, about menopause.
Poise on July 23 is rolling out a line of products that target 50 million