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Tennessee governor not stopping planned execution Thursday

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee announced Wednesday that he won't stop the state from putting a blind inmate to death in...

First CRISPR study inside the body to start in US

Patients are about to be enrolled in the first study to test a gene-editing technique known as CRISPR inside the body to try to...

First CRISPR study inside the body to start in US

Patients are about to be enrolled in the first study to test a gene-editing technique known as CRISPR inside the body to try to...

Cataract treatment inventor Dr. Patricia Smith dies at 76

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Dr. Patricia Bath, a pioneering ophthalmologist who became the first African American female doctor to receive a medical patent after...

Cataract treatment inventor Dr. Patricia Smith dies at 76

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Dr. Patricia Bath, a pioneering ophthalmologist who became the first African American female doctor to receive a medical patent after...

Reversal: Kentucky restoring Medicaid benefits for thousands

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Dental and vision care benefits will be restored for hundreds of thousands of Medicaid recipients in a sudden reversal by...

Reversal: Kentucky restoring Medicaid benefits for thousands

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Dental and vision care benefits will be restored for hundreds of thousands of Medicaid recipients in Kentucky whose recent cuts...

CVS Health eyes kidney patients for next expansion into care

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) - CVS Health is now planning to treat kidney failure patients, as the drugstore operator continues to branch deeper into monitoring...

Price tag on gene therapy for rare form of blindness: $850K

WASHINGTON (AP) - A first-of-its kind genetic treatment for blindness will cost $850,000 per patient, making it one of the most expensive medicines in...

Gene therapy for rare form of blindness wins US approval

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. health officials on Tuesday approved the nation's first gene therapy for an inherited disease, a treatment that improves the sight...