UN rushes aid to hunger-stricken Yemeni district
UN, donors rush food to desperate corner of northern Yemen where starving villagers were living off leaves (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: 9-year-old in remission surprised by bone marrow donor who saved his life
Sawyer Dyer finally came face to face with Kevin Schwarrzel, 29, on Sept. 22. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

9-year-old boy who had leukemia surprised with meeting bone marrow donor
In a heartwarming reunion, a 9-year-old celebrating his cancer remission has met the man who saved him. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

3 deaths found in investigation of impaired pathologist
A Veterans Affairs hospital official says investigators have discovered 11 significant errors and three deaths in more than 30,000 cases originally seen by a pathologist officials say was working while impaired (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Sara and Michael try out the HOT new health trend
How you can try out the new sauna trend without going to the gym. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

WATCH: This day in history: Sept. 28, 2000
The FDA approves abortion pill. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Have you ever put on a little 'love weight'?
Sara says of her husband, Max: "I wish [he] would get a little soft ... he sets the bar high." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Why your workplace wellness program might change
This story is from Kaiser Health News. Workplace wellness programs that offer employees a financial carrot for undergoing health screenings, sticking to exercise regimens or improving their cholesterol levels have long been controversial. Next year, they may become even more contentious. Two recent court rulings have cast uncertainty over what is the appropriate limit for financial incentives that employers can offer workers to participate in programs that require clinical testing or disclosure of personal health data. The dollar amount is subject to debate because it raises questions about when the incentives become so h...
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

AP investigation: Drug prices going up despite Trump promise
President Donald Trump has made reducing drug prices a key promise, but an Associated Press analysis of brand-name prescription drug prices shows it's mostly been business as usual for drugmakers since he took office. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Texas prisons often deny dentures to inmates with no teeth
Inmates without teeth in Texas are routinely denied dentures because state prison policy says chewing isn't a medical necessity and that they can eat blended food (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Implant, intense rehab help 3 paralyzed for years take steps
Electrical implant, intense rehab help three paralyzed patients take steps again _ using a walker or other aid _ but far more study needed to tell why, who else might be helped (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

AP review: Drug prices keep going up despite Trump pressure
President Donald Trump has made reducing drug prices a key promise, but an Associated Press analysis of brand-name prescription drug prices shows it's mostly been business as usual for drugmakers since he took office. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

UK opens long-awaited inquiry into tainted blood scandal
A long-awaited inquiry has opened into how contaminated blood was used to treat thousands of people in the 1970s and '80s, killing at least 2,400 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

My Morning Routine: Jessamyn Stanley breaks yoga stereotypes before breakfast
Stanley is the author of "Every Body Yoga: Let Go of Fear, Get On the Mat, Love Your Body." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

WATCH: My Morning Routine: 5 things boundary breaker Jessamyn Stanley does every morning
Stanley is the author of "Every Body Yoga." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Swiss vote on bids to improve food quality, protect farmers
Swiss voters are deciding on two separate proposals aimed to ensure that food from both domestic and foreign farmers and producers is healthier, more environmentally sound and animal-friendly, and protect Swiss farmers more too (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Judge: California child can take cannabis drug to school
A judge says a California kindergartner can keep bringing a cannabis-based drug used for emergency treatment of a rare form of epilepsy to her public school (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

UN: Excessive drinking killed over 3 million people in 2016
The World Health Organization says that drinking too much alcohol killed more than 3 million people in 2016, mostly men (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Italy extends time for vaccine proof for young school kids
Italian parents have more time before having to produce proof their children kids received 10 mandatory vaccinations (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Tips and tricks to feel and look younger
Strauss Zelnick, author of a new book, "Becoming Ageless: The Four Secrets to Looking and Feeling Younger than Ever," shares some tips on staying youthful. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Raw sewage in streets: Cholera is Zimbabwe's latest crisis
Raw sewage in the streets: Deadly cholera outbreak is troubled Zimbabwe's latest crisis (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border
; woman had refused vaccination (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioids bill
Consumer groups say Medicare discounts for seniors with high prescription bills threatened in opioids bill (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Why natural disasters can be particularly scary for those with dementia
For the estimated 5 million seniors in the U.S. diagnosed with dementia natural disasters can be particularly terrifying. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioid bill
Consumer and health care groups say they're trying to block the pharmaceutical industry from commandeering opioid legislation and using it to roll back drugmaker discounts to Medicare beneficiaries with high prescription costs (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Couple marries after meeting as kids undergoing cancer treatment
Joel and Lindsey Alsup met at St. Jude's hospital in 1991. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Food researcher defends work after resigning from Cornell
Prominent food researcher defends his work after Cornell said he engaged in academic misconduct (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Students surprise teacher on last day of chemo: 'I'm extremely grateful'
Aa mob of students surprised their teacher by ringing bells outside her at home on the day she finished chemotherapy. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

UN: Excessive drinking killed over 3 million people in 2016
The World Health Organization says that drinking too much alcohol killed more than 3 million people in 2016, mostly men (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Tutu urges regulated euthanasia after campaigner's arrest
Nobel winner Tutu says terminally ill people should have right to 'dignified assisted death' (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Students ring bells outside teacher's home on her final day of chemo
Katherine James, a fourth grade teacher at Mountain View Elementary, was met by cheers after she completed her treatment. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Students surprise teacher on last day of chemo, 'I'm extremely grateful,' she says
Aa mob of students surprised their teacher by ringing bells outside her at home on the day she finished chemotherapy. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Rare case of cancer passed from organ donor to 4 recipients, leaves 3 dead: Report
Four adults in the United Kingdom developed breast cancer after receiving vital organs from a single donor. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Puppies to blame for sickening hundreds of people: CDC
The Center for Disease Control says puppies from six different pet stores spread infectious bacteria in several states from 2016 to 2018. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

FDA disagrees, calls meeting on study showing breast implant link to rare conditions
The study followed 100,000 women who had breast implants for a decade. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Mediterranean diet could lower stroke risk, especially for women: Study
The diet focuses on fruits, vegetables, nuts, fish and unsaturated fats. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Overdose epidemic may have deeper social issues
Underlying causes might include broken communities and widespread malaise. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Lawsuit challenges policy of denying inmates addiction meds
A Massachusetts man is challenging a county jail's policy of denying inmates access to opioid addiction medication (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Cornell review finds academic misconduct by food researcher
Cornell says its investigation found academic misconduct the research of a prominent professor (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Despite red flags at surgery centers, overseers award gold seals
A decade ago, California stopped licensing surgery centers and then gave approval power to private accreditors that are commonly paid by the same centers they inspect. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: It's a good day for beer, wine and chocolate lovers
How chocolate, wine and beer could make you live longer. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Colorado meatpacker recalls ground beef after E. coli death
A Colorado company has recalled more than 132,000 pounds of ground beef after an E. coli outbreak that killed one person and sickened 17 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: Robin Roberts celebrates the 6th anniversary of her bone marrow
The "GMA" anchor is celebrating fellow "thrivers" and raising awareness about how you can become a bone marrow donor, six years after her operation. GMA/living (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

WATCH: Young Drake fan speaks out for 1st time since heart transplant
Sofia Sanchez, 11, talks to "GMA" about how she is doing with her new heart and reminisces on what it was like to meet her favorite artist. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

WATCH: Feds offer new guidelines to fight obesity
New recommendations offer doctors guidelines on helping patients battle obesity. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Girl who met Drake speaks out after heart transplant: 'I felt more alive'
Sofia Sanchez was visited in the hospital by Drake after her "Kiki Challenge" video went viral. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Food research articles retracted by leading medical journal
Medical journal retracts food studies by a Cornell University marketing professor because it says the results can't be verified (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: Official: More possible victims of doctor found
Prosecutors say they have identified three more possible victims of a California surgeon and his girlfriend who were previously charged with drugging and raping two intoxicated women (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WATCH: ICYMI: Watch this power couple's extreme workout
"GMA Day" hosts Sara Haines and Michael Strahan try to copy this super couple's amazing moves. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Monsanto asks judge to throw out $289M award in cancer suit
Agribusiness giant Monsanto is asking a San Francisco judge to throw out a jury's $289 million award to a former school groundskeeper who said the company' Roundup weed killer left him dying of cancer (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news