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  SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — In the near future, doctors may be prescribing video games instead of prescription pills for certain attention disorders like..
THE PROGNOSIS Here’s a question that spins both ways. Can liberal states target antiabortion counselors? Can conservative states target doctors who pr..
Nov 22 (Reuters) - Itus Corp: * Itus Corp - ‍on Nov 17, co, through unit entered into a 2 -year collaboration agreement with H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Cen..
United Parcel Service has acquired a manufacturing pharmacy license from Georgia's Board of Pharmacy, enabling the company to not only ship pharmaceut..
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first two-drug regimen to treat HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, aimed at lessening..
The researcher who conducted a controversial 2016 herpes vaccine trial on the island of St. Kitts without federal safety oversight had secretly begun ..
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Tremeau Pharmaceuticals Inc. is a small startup trying to bring the recalled painkiller Vioxx back to the market to treat severe joint pain caused by ..
Candid, the dental startup that aims to straighten your teeth for less than the cost of braces and Invisalign, recently raised a $15 million Series A ..
Three years before launching an offshore herpes vaccine trial, an American researcher vaccinated patients in U.S. hotel rooms in brazen violation of U..
MÅLØV, Denmark (Reuters) - Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk is stepping up its efforts to treat obesity, seeking to tap into a potentially huge market as..
In this Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, photo, Brad Sippy, chief executive officer of Tremeau Pharmaceuticals, Inc., stands for a portrait in Cambridge, Mas..
Vioxx may be ready for a comeback. Merck & Co. (MRK) voluntarily pulled the blockbuster drug in 2004 amid evidence that it doubled the chances of havi..
The agency sent in criminal investigation agents with search warrants for computer files and any paperwork related to sales of foreign drugs. The agen..
A group of biomedical engineers from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey have leveraged a unique combination of properties of methacrylated co..
Despite a warning from the FDA about the safety risks of codeine, a new study found that 1 in 20 children is still getting the medication after underg..
Tightly-controlled studies used to test the safety and effectiveness of new drugs don't always tell the whole story of how well a drug works for the t..
The FDA has set new rules to keep a check on regenerative medicine and stem cell therapy. The move will also crack down rogue clinics that provide que..
Gary Mendell was running a successful hotel investment firm when he lost his son to addiction about six years ago. After that, the direction of his li..
Members of an Amish community from Berne, Indiana apparently live longer and healthier lives. What is the science behind their genetic fountain of you..
SAAF CEO Cynthia Nelson (left) and Dr. Waridibo Allison, who heads the clinic, hug Mary Helen Gloria and Carlos Carmona on Friday as the San Antonio A..
Type 2 diabetes was once known as "adult onset" because it was so rare in kids. Not anymore. With one in five school-age children considered obese, th..
If you've ever had an itch that wouldn't go away, you know how unbearable it can be to keep scratching and find no relief. At the world's first center..
“Promises Kept” picks up immediately where last week’s episode ended, with Slade’s son — Joe Wilson — holding his father and Oliver at gunpoint. After..
Abbott gaining FDA approval for its no-prick glucose monitoring device won't have a dramatic effect on Dexcom's sales, Dexcom President and CEO Kevin ..
Yorgo's Foods pulled all of its Greek-style food items off shelves Wednesday, including two products made for Trader Joe's, after a routine sampling f..
A new study shows as many as one in 20 children were still receiving codeine to treat pain after tonsil and adenoid surgery, two years after federal r..
It's Saturday night and Blake Shelton's "Redneck Girl" echoes throughout a country dance club in Tampa, Florida. Seventeen-year-old Douglas Dodd and h..
Researchers at the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have developed a computer program to find ne..
ZURICH (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Roche’s Hemlibra, a new medicine for hemophilia A that the Swiss drugmak..
Despite safety warnings from drug regulators, some U.S. children are still being given a risky painkiller after having their tonsils removed, a new st..
ZURICH (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Roche’s Hemlibra, a new medicine for hemophilia A that the Swiss drugmak..
(This version of the Nov.15 story corrects the spelling of the drug in paragraphs 8, 9) By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters) - AstraZeneca has achieved a..
WASHINGTON—President Trump has vilified the pharmaceutical industry and made bold promises to lower prescription drug prices. But when it comes to sta..
Deep within our brains is a dense forest of 100 billion nerve cells. Each of those cells has about 15,000 dendrites that branch out to connect with de..
Amid an epidemic of opioid addiction, doctors are looking for ways to help people wean themselves off of the drugs, but withdrawal symptoms are a majo..
Nov 16 (Reuters) - Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc * Alnylam initiates rolling submission of new drug application (NDA) to U.S. Food and drug administrati..
* LED light therapy is a budding trend in skincare treatments * Baby Quasar has been a pioneer in bringing the technology to the mass market * We test..
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Despite an FDA black box warning against prescribing children codeine following tonsil and adenoid removal, 1 in 20 children underg..
Nov 16 (Reuters) - KemPharm Inc- * KemPharm completes successful end-of-Phase 2 meeting on KP415 with FDA * KemPharm - held meeting to discuss status ..
Brian Madeux sits with his girlfriend, Marcie Humphrey, while waiting to receive the first human gene editing therapy at the University of California ..
Despite an FDA black box warning against prescribing children codeine following tonsil and adenoid removal, 1 in 20 children undergoing these surgerie..
This photo provided by Innovative Health Solutions shows the NSS-2 Bridge. On Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, the Food and Drug Administration announced cle..
First genetic mutation discovered to protect against multiple aspects of aging in humans Amish carrying the mutation live more than 13 percent longer ..
While responsible people work to stave off humanity’s ecological suicide, many young nerds write unimportant apps to do “things their mothers used to ..
Nov. 15, 2017 -- The American Thoracic Society (ATS) and the Japanese Respiratory Society (JRS) have published additional clinical practice guidelines..
Express Scripts, the largest pharmacy benefits manager in the U.S., has struck a deal with a Bay Area start-up to better treat patients with chronic r..
(HealthDay)—Mepsevii (vestronidase alfa-vjbk) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat a rare, genetic disorder called muco..
U.S. health authorities have cleared a brain-stimulating device for patients suffering from debilitating withdrawal symptoms caused by addiction to he..
The FDA in the meantime has approved what's being called the first digital pill it can alert your doctor when you've swallowed it. By sending a messag..