WATCH: The rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes and her startup Theranos
Holmes said her blood-testing startup, once valued at $9 billion, could change the world - then whistleblowers alleged her company's technology was fraudulent. Holmes denies any wrongdoing. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nightline Source Type: news

WATCH: Dad to receive kidney from daughter he adopted 27 years ago
Billy Houze, 64, hopes to undergo surgery after learning his adopted daughter, DeLauren McKnight, was a match to donate her kidney to him. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Surgeon denies posting homophobic comments on social media
A prominent gender-reassignment surgeon resigned from a University of Miami clinic after he was accused of posting photos of patients' genitalia with racist and homophobic comments on Instagram (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Butterball recalls ground turkey after 4 salmonella cases
Butterball LLC is voluntarily recalling more than 78,000 pounds of raw ground turkey products nationwide as Wisconsin health officials investigate four salmonella cases in the state (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Jury awards woman $29 million in Johnson & Johnson baby powder lawsuit
The company has 11,000 lawsuits pending related to asbestos-tinged baby powder. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

25 nurses cited over high doses for patients who died
Ohio officials are pursuing potential discipline against 25 nurses accused of failing to question an intensive-care doctor's orders for excessive doses of painkillers given to dozens of hospital patients who then died (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Whoopi Goldberg makes a surprise return to 'The View'
The co-host shares a health update after battling pneumonia since mid-February. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: theview Source Type: news

Attacks could reverse gains in Congo's Ebola fight, says WHO
The director-general of the World Health Organization says recent attacks on Ebola treatment centers in Congo threaten to reverse the gains that have been made in fighting the epidemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WHO: Attacks could reverse gains in Congo's Ebola fight
WHO: Attacks on Ebola treatment centers could reverse gains in Congo's fight against virus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: FDA releases new proposal to regulate Juuling
Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses what parents should know about the new FDA crackdown on e-cigarette use, especially among youth. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

California jury awards $29M in baby powder cancer case
A California jury has awarded $29 million to a woman who claimed her terminal cancer was caused by Johnson & Johnson baby powder (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

FDA proposes new measures to crackdown on youth e-cigarette use
Some critics say the efforts, however, are not going far enough. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Bill passes to ban abortions based on gender, disability
Kentucky's Republican-led legislature passes a bill that would ban abortion for women seeking to end their pregnancies because of the gender, race or disability of the fetus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

How Eli Lilly’s new generic insulin could impact prices across the market
The list price is $137.35 per vial. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Oklahoma Supreme Court rejects immediate opioid trial delay
The Oklahoma Supreme Court Thursday rejected drugmakers' request to immediately postpone the May start of a trial in a lawsuit that accuses the companies of fueling the state's opioid epidemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

States weigh bans on shackling jailed moms during childbirth
Utah and at least three other states are weighing bans on shackling incarcerated women during childbirth, a practice that inmate advocates say is dangerous and inhumane but was once shockingly common (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Kansas conservatives vote to condemn New York's abortion law
Kansas lawmakers have condemned New York's new law protecting abortion rights in a statement that will be sent to every New York legislator and its governor (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

With lawsuits looming, OxyContin maker considers bankruptcy
The company that made billions selling OxyContin says it is considering bankruptcy protection as trial dates for opioid lawsuits get closer (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Mystery infections traced to blood-shedding religious ritual
Researchers say they have traced a cluster of rare infections to blood-shedding religious rituals (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Hospital reviews 48 nurses, pharmacists over dosages, deaths
The Ohio hospital system where an intensive-care doctor is accused of ordering painkiller overdoses for dozens of patients says it has put more employees on leave and changed key leaders at the hospital where nearly all those deaths occurred (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Sen. Mitt Romney criticized for birthday candle blowing technique
Senator Romney explained that he had a cold and didn't want to spread germs by blowing on the Twinkie cake. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Mom loses 185 pounds after realizing she was not in any family photos
Maggie Wells woke up on New Year's Day last year with what she described as a "bone-chilling" thought. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Claire's recalls makeup after regulators warn of asbestos
Claire's is recalling three makeup products after regulators warned people not to use them (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

US health officials move to tighten sales of e-cigarettes
U.S. health regulators are moving ahead with a plan to keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of teenagers by restricting sales of most flavored products in convenience stores and online (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Judge won't let unvaccinated children back in school
A federal judge, citing an "unprecedented measles outbreak" in suburban Rockland County, New York, has denied a request to let 44 unvaccinated children return to school. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

2,200 quarantined over mumps outbreak at immigration centers
Immigration authorities say more than 2,200 people who were exposed to a mumps outbreak in at least two detention facilities have been quarantined (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

New Mexico bill would create first state-run pot shops in US
New Mexico would become the first U.S. state with government-operated marijuana stores under a bill brokered between Democratic and Republican legislators. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Trump's cuts to Medicare hospital payments trigger an outcry
Candidate Trump promised not to cut Medicare but his payment cuts to hospitals prompt an outcry (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

'Medieval' diseases rise in unsanitary living conditions
Infectious diseases are hitting homeless populations especially hard. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

US communities reach out to homeless as liver disease surges
Outreach teams seen as new best approach for outbreaks in homeless and drug users (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Duchess Meghan wears high heels far into pregnancy. Dangerous or more power to her?
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has not shied from heels during her pregnancy. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

WATCH: How a cancer survivor became the 1st CrossFit Level 2 trainer with cerebral palsy
Steph Hammerman says "optimism is a muscle that gets stronger with use." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Eye scan may provide evidence of Alzheimer’s disease: Study
Having an extra diagnostic aid could help with an early diagnosis. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

In Dems' 'Medicare for All' battle cry, GOP sees '20 weapon
Republican strategists see 'Medicare for All' proposals from Democratic presidential candidates and lawmakers gives them opening to use health care as 2020 campaign issue (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

'Queen of Versailles' family turns attention to opioid crisis after daughter's death
David and Jackie Siegel turned their attention to nation's opioid crisis after their daughter's 2015 death. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Police say shooting at care facility unrelated to rape case
Authorities say the shooting of an armed man outside an Arizona long-term care facility does not appear to be connected to the rape of an incapacitated woman who later gave birth there (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: 'GMA' Hot List: What to know about the new flu strain this season
Plus, Brie Larson surprises fans seeing "Captain Marvel" at a New Jersey movie theater and a new way to eat pineapple is taking the internet by storm. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Arkansas Senate approves bill banning abortion at 18 weeks
The Arkansas Senate has approved a measure banning most abortions 18 weeks into a woman's pregnancy, moving the state closer toward enacting one of the strictest prohibitions in the country (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: White House budget increases spending on HIV research
The budget expands HIV prevention research. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Politics Source Type: news

Flu season is on the rise, and a more severe strain dominates: What you need to know
You can still get vaccinated. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Why Orthodox Jews in New York were the hardest hit in measles outbreak
Measles cases in NY have been concentrated among children from Orthodox Jews. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

'Medicare-for-all' gets unexpected surge of support, even in red states
In states including Texas, Arizona and Louisiana, a series of events have been held to harness energy on the ground and to showcase enthusiasm. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Spike in cases of dangerous flu strain
ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton reports on the details of the strain and what you and your family can do to protect yourselves. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Woman born with 1 arm does intense workouts that are pure inspiration
Amanda Tighe, 33, started her own platform, AdaptDoRepeat, to inspire others. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

WATCH: Everything you need to know about CBD
The cannabis derivative is being touted as a medical marvel, but does it really live up to the hype? ABC News' Brad Mielke explores the topic. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: WNN Source Type: news

WATCH: Woman born with one arm does intense workouts that are pure inspiration
Amanda Tighe, 33, started her own platform, AdaptDoRepeat, to inspire others. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Medical corps in crosshairs of military bean counters
Details of the reductions have not yet been announced, but in 2017 Congress ordered mandated changes to make the military health system more efficient. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Spike in injuries for riders using popular sharable electric scooters
Consumer Reports says that there were more than 1,500 electric scooter injuries in 2018. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

WATCH: Later start time for high school students
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommended in 2014 that high school should begin no earlier than 8:30 am. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Flu may have peaked, but experts eye jump in nastier strain
Flu may have peaked in U.S., but experts are eyeing a surge of cases from a nastier strain (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news