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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": 31252,
    "articles": [
        {
            "title": "Happy Songs: These Are the Musical Elements That Make Us Feel Good",
            "description": "Listening to your favorite music has a positive effect on your emotional and psychological health. Researchers say music impacts the endocrine system, increasing levels of dopamine and decreasing the stress-associated hormone, cortisol.",
            "content": "Summary: Listening to your favorite music has a positive effect on your emotional and psychological health. Researchers say music impacts the endocrine system, increasing levels of dopamine and decreasing the stress-associated hormone, cortisol.\nSour... [5948 chars]",
            "url": "https://neurosciencenews.com/music-happiness-22910/",
            "image": "https://neurosciencenews.com/files/2023/03/music-elements-happiness-neurosicences-public.jpg",
            "publishedAt": "2023-04-01T14:51:44Z",
            "source": {
                "name": "Neuroscience News",
                "url": "https://neurosciencenews.com"
            }
        },
        {
            "title": "An iguana's taste for cake leaves a young girl with a mysterious infection",
            "description": "When a child got in the way of a hungry iguana with a sweet tooth, it resulted in what may be the first documented bacterial infection in a human from an iguana bite.",
            "content": "Hide Transcript Show Transcript\nNice. I just want literally have all fallen out of my mother. She started, you go to your cotton that, but it's true.\nAdvertisement An iguana's taste for cake leaves a young girl with a mysterious infection Share Copy ... [6001 chars]",
            "url": "https://www.wgal.com/article/iguana-tastes-cake-leaves-girl-with-mysterious-infection/43483432",
            "image": "https://kubrick.htvapps.com/htv-prod-media.s3.amazonaws.com/images/hypatia-h-6d58adc463c2db3b9075d6115a3f0b2c-h-5df5bea14646e7f4bb6dd0c7f216fcdd-jpg-642794739f87c.jpg?crop=1.00xw:1.00xh;0,0&resize=1200:*",
            "publishedAt": "2023-04-01T02:25:00Z",
            "source": {
                "name": "WGAL Susquehanna Valley Pa.",
                "url": "https://www.wgal.com"
            }
        },
        {
            "title": "An iguana's taste for cake leaves a young girl with a mysterious infection",
            "description": "When a child got in the way of a hungry iguana with a sweet tooth, it resulted in what may be the first documented bacterial infection in a human from an iguana bite.",
            "content": "Hide Transcript Show Transcript\nNice. I just want literally have all fallen out of my mother. She started, you go to your cotton that, but it's true.\nAdvertisement An iguana's taste for cake leaves a young girl with a mysterious infection Share Copy ... [6001 chars]",
            "url": "https://www.koco.com/article/iguana-tastes-cake-leaves-girl-with-mysterious-infection/43483432",
            "image": "https://kubrick.htvapps.com/htv-prod-media.s3.amazonaws.com/images/hypatia-h-6d58adc463c2db3b9075d6115a3f0b2c-h-5df5bea14646e7f4bb6dd0c7f216fcdd-jpg-642794739f87c.jpg?crop=1.00xw:1.00xh;0,0&resize=1200:*",
            "publishedAt": "2023-04-01T02:25:00Z",
            "source": {
                "name": "KOCO Oklahoma City",
                "url": "https://www.koco.com"
            }
        }
    ]
}

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