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United States Health News API

Get the live top health headlines from United States with our JSON API.

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API Demonstration

This example demonstrates the HTTP request to make and the JSON response you will receive when you use the news api to get the top headlines from United States.

GET
https://gnews.io/api/v4/top-headlines?country=us&category=health&apikey=API_KEY
{
    "totalArticles": 42344,
    "articles": [
        {
            "title": "Time warps when you workout: Study confirms exercise slows our perception of time",
            "description": "During physical exercise, individuals perceive time as moving slower compared to periods of rest or post-exercise. This effect is consistent regardless of exercise context, such as competing against others.",
            "content": "Recent research published in the journal Brain and Behavior has revealed a fascinating aspect of human psychology: our perception of time can be altered by physical exercise. Specifically, individuals tend to experience time as moving slower when the... [5706 chars]",
            "url": "https://www.psypost.org/time-warps-when-you-workout-study-confirms-exercise-slows-our-perception-of-time/",
            "image": "https://www.psypost.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/04/people-biking-in-spinning-class-at-modern-gym-exercising.jpg",
            "publishedAt": "2024-04-24T10:12:10Z",
            "source": {
                "name": "PsyPost",
                "url": "https://www.psypost.org"
            }
        },
        {
            "title": "What to do when a family member hooks up with a sitter.",
            "description": "To be clear: This wasn't illegal. But oh, my God!",
            "content": "Care and Feeding is Slate’s parenting advice column. Have a question for Care and Feeding? Submit it here.\nDear Care and Feeding,\nI’ve never really liked my father-in-law, “David,” but up until last week, I thought my feelings just represented ordina... [13773 chars]",
            "url": "https://slate.com/human-interest/2024/04/parenting-advice-babysitting-grandparents-grades.html",
            "image": "https://compote.slate.com/images/6f1e9322-dff5-4def-b83d-553778a31ca1.jpeg?crop=1560%2C1040%2Cx0%2Cy0&width=1560",
            "publishedAt": "2024-04-24T09:55:00Z",
            "source": {
                "name": "Slate",
                "url": "https://slate.com"
            }
        },
        {
            "title": "Could Eating Less Help You Live Longer?",
            "description": "Calorie restriction and intermittent fasting both increase longevity in animals, aging experts say. Here’s what that means for you.",
            "content": "If you put a lab mouse on a diet, cutting the animal’s caloric intake by 30 to 40 percent, it will live, on average, about 30 percent longer. The calorie restriction, as the intervention is technically called, can’t be so extreme that the animal is m... [950 chars]",
            "url": "https://www.nytimes.com/2024/04/24/well/eat/calorie-restriction-fasting-longevity.html",
            "image": "https://static01.nyt.com/images/2024/04/30/well/24Well-Fasting-Longevity/24Well-Fasting-Longevity-facebookJumbo.jpg",
            "publishedAt": "2024-04-24T09:01:06Z",
            "source": {
                "name": "The New York Times",
                "url": "https://www.nytimes.com"
            }
        }
    ]
}

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