Cuts could be a 'death sentence' to women in Malawi

Women in the impoverished East African nation could bear the brunt of proposed cuts to US foreign aid.

Texas reports first locally transmitted case of Zika in US this year

A resident of Hidalgo County, Texas who has now recovered from the Zika virus was probably infected within the county, local and state health officials said Wednesday. This represents the first locally transmitted case of the virus reported in the continental United States this year.

CTE found in 99% of studied brains from deceased NFL players

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) was found in 110 brains of 111 deceased former NFL players that were donated to Boston University's CTE Research Center, according to a study released Tuesday by JAMA.

Troops with PTSD, other conditions, discharged for misconduct

Thousands of US service members with serious health conditions such as PTSD, traumatic brain injury, mental health disorders or substance abuse have been discharged for misconduct in recent years, a new government watchdog report found.