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Stories with subject: Alternative medicine
  • AP Interview: Nobel gives scientist recognition in China 
    Updated: Oct-07-15 11:49 am

    BEIJING - The time could not have been more hostile for Chinese scientists. Research came to a virtual halt and intellectuals were routinely persecuted. But Tu Youyou, then a 39-year-old researcher, was summoned to join a secretive military project during the Cultural Revolution to find a cure for malaria for soldiers in North Vietnam.

  • A multigenerational hit: Student debt traps parents and kids story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Oct-05-15 2:33 pm

    WASHINGTON - A college degree practically stamped Andres Aguirre's ticket to the middle class. Yet at age 40, he's still paying the price of admission.

  • 3 share Nobel medicine prize for tropical disease drugs story has photos
    Updated: Oct-05-15 1:47 pm

    STOCKHOLM - The Nobel prize in medicine went Monday to three scientists hailed as "heroes in the truest sense of the word" for saving millions of lives with the creation of the world's leading malaria-fighting drug and another that has nearly wiped out two devastating tropical diseases.

  • Chiropractor says Iowa officials wrong about payment rules 
    Updated: Sep-25-15 6:16 am

    SPENCER, Iowa - A chiropractor accused of improper Medicaid billings says Iowa officials are wrong about coverage eligibility for some conditions.