Early humans were still swinging from trees two million years ago, scientists have said, after confirming a set of contentious fossils represents a "missing link" in humanity's family tree.
A person infected with measles attended a Portland Trail Blazers home game in Oregon last week amid an outbreak that has left at least 19 people ill this month in neighboring Washington state.
Ashlee Ruvalcaba of Atascadero is alive thanks to the more than 200 blood transfusions she received during a fight with a rare blood disorder four years ago. She's now urging people to donate blood, which they can do at the upcoming Vitalant (Formerly United Blood Services) Blood Drive on Monday, Jan. 21.
The US Food and Drug Administration is considering the role of drug therapies to get kids to quit vapes and other nicotine products, with medical organizations and vaping groups weighing in during a public hearing Friday on how to address rising levels of e-cigarette use among youth.