Page 1 of 72, 3586 articles total

Arthritis Possible Side Effect of Certain Cancer Drugs: Study June 28, 2016

Doctors should weigh the risk-benefit ratio, researcher says

Antidepressant No Help to Heart Failure Patients: Study June 28, 2016

Depression in these cases may be caused by biological changes from the disease itself, researcher says

Epclusa Approved for Chronic Hepatitis C June 28, 2016

Combination drug treats six major forms of HCV

Programs to Spot Painkiller Abuse Work, But Are Underused June 28, 2016

Study found monitoring program in Maine was only used by 56 percent of pharmacists

Health Tip: Toddlers Should Get Vitamins From Diet June 28, 2016

How to get what young children need

Giving OD Antidote to Those Using Powerful Painkillers Might Save Lives June 28, 2016

Finding supports naloxone prescriptions for patients taking opioids for chronic pain

Looks-Conscious Teens Trying Risky Supplements June 27, 2016

Unregulated products can harm health, U.S. pediatricians' group warns

Opioid Update: Painkiller Misuse in U.S. Doubled in Decade June 24, 2016

Over 4 percent of adults reported nonmedical use of drugs like OxyContin in 2012-2013

Drug Monitoring Programs Do Curb Overdose Deaths: Study June 23, 2016

Opioid epidemic demands such measures, researcher says

U.K. Case of Throat Gonorrhea Resists Antibiotics June 23, 2016

U.S. officials concerned about potential danger of untreatable STD

Tighter Opioid Laws in U.S. Haven't Eased Misuse June 22, 2016

Study of disabled workers finds no change in painkiller use, overdoses

Just a Little of Statins' Effect Enough to Help Heart: Study June 20, 2016

Driving cholesterol down to very low levels produced no extra benefit

Can Drugmakers Buy Doctors' Loyalty With Cheap Meals? June 20, 2016

Study sheds light on a popular marketing tactic that may raise drug costs for seniors

Report Faulty Tobacco Products to FDA June 19, 2016

Agency also wants to know about unexpected smoking-related health problems

Folic Acid Now Added to Corn Masa Flour: FDA June 17, 2016

Agency says fortification can reduce risk of certain birth defects in Hispanic-American populations

A New Antibiotic to the Rescue? June 16, 2016

Experimental drug shows promise against MRSA superbug in animal trials

Painkiller That Killed Prince Part of Dangerous Wave of New Synthetic Drugs June 16, 2016

Opioid fentanyl and related street drugs highly lethal, addiction experts say

For Better Heart Care, Get a Pharmacist on Your Team June 16, 2016

Canadian study highlights a potential opportunity to improve public health

Antibiotics, Formula Feeding Might Change Baby's 'Microbiome' June 15, 2016

C-section birth may also diminish diversity of these colonies of helpful microbes, study shows

FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Device June 14, 2016

Surgically implanted port allows obese patients to drain some contents from stomach after meal

Impotence Drugs Won't Raise Melanoma Risk, Study Suggests June 14, 2016

Researchers say skin cancer in these patients is likely due to more sun exposure

Diabetes Drug Victoza May Help the Heart: Study June 14, 2016

Daily, injected medication shows 'encouraging' results in international trial

Opioid Painkillers Raise Deadly Heart Risks for Some: Study June 14, 2016

Much of the risk for early death was related to cardiovascular complications, not overdoses

5 Diet Drugs: Which Ones Work? June 14, 2016

Side effects are one consideration, study says

Fewer Injured Workers Getting Opioid Prescriptions in Some States June 13, 2016

Study finding based on review of workers' compensation claims

Patients Often Prescribed Extra Painkillers, Many Share Them June 13, 2016

Two new U.S. studies shed light on opioid epidemic

Antibiotics May Blunt Breast-Feeding's Benefits June 13, 2016

Infants given the drugs were prone to infections and obesity in childhood, researchers say

Vitamin Deficiencies Common in Young Migraine Sufferers June 10, 2016

But study couldn't determine if supplements made a difference

Bifocals Might Trip You Up June 09, 2016

Some eyeglasses may cause blurry vision, so seniors need to watch their step, researchers say

Certain Steroids Raise Risk for Serious Staph Infections June 09, 2016

Study finds long-term use of glucocorticoids may suppress immune system, upping odds for patients

Teen Smoking Down, E-Cigarette Use Up June 09, 2016

CDC survey finds adolescents hear some health messages, but not all

Antibiotics Overprescribed for Possible STDs: Study June 09, 2016

3 in 4 tests for gonorrhea, chlamydia came back negative

Study Questions Use of Antidepressants for Children, Teens June 09, 2016

They were seen as mostly ineffective and sometimes risky in these age groups

New Psoriasis Drug Works Longer Term, Too June 08, 2016

Moderate-to-severe skin disease improved with Taltz over 60 weeks, study finds

Experimental Drug Acts Fast Against Chronic Migraine June 08, 2016

Begins working within 3 to 7 days, study finds

Women Less Likely to Get Blood Thinner for Irregular Heartbeat June 08, 2016

They have a higher stroke risk from the condition than men, doctor notes

Cancer's Heavy Financial Burden June 08, 2016

1 in 10 patients skipped doctor visits, nearly 1 in 5 didn't fill prescriptions due to cost, survey shows

Beware of Bleeding Risks With Antacids Containing Aspirin June 06, 2016

Alka Seltzer, Bromo Seltzer among over-the-counter products vulnerable patients should avoid, FDA says

Longer Use of Certain Drugs Cuts Recurrence for Breast Cancer Survivors June 06, 2016

Women who took an aromatase inhibitor for 10 years instead of 5 got added benefit, study found

Gruesome Cigarette Pack Images Seem to Help Some People Quit June 06, 2016

Many smokers can't shake the haunting FDA-proposed visuals, study finds

Intensive Blood Sugar Control May Be Too Much for Some With Type 2 Diabetes June 06, 2016

Individualized treatment is important, expert says

Childhood Vaccinations Rarely Spur Seizures, Study Finds June 06, 2016

Doctors might see 1 case every 5 to 10 years, researchers report

U.S. Pays Highest Prices for Cancer Meds: Study June 06, 2016

However, actual ability to pay for the drugs is better than in some other countries, researchers add

Immune-Based Drug May Help Some With Advanced Bladder Cancer June 06, 2016

About a quarter of older patients deemed too frail for chemo responded to Tecentriq, study found

Cheaper Breast Cancer Drug Does Well in Clinical Trial June 03, 2016

It has similar effectiveness, safety compared to Herceptin for HER2-positive disease

Many Take Opioids Months After Hip, Knee Replacements June 03, 2016

Study findings highlight growing painkiller addiction epidemic

Many Addicts Going Without Meds That Curb Opioid Abuse June 03, 2016

In 2013, just 17 percent were given drugs like naltrexone after hospital discharge, study found

Prince Died From Potent Prescription Painkiller: Autopsy June 02, 2016

Music superstar apparent victim of opioid epidemic hitting the U.S., experts say

Florida's Tougher Laws May Be Cutting Opioid Prescriptions June 02, 2016

But more measures needed to combat addiction to these pain medications, expert says

Exploring the Link Between Estrogen and Migraines June 01, 2016

Study sees big drop in levels of the female hormone in the days before menstruation

NAVIGATION WE ARE HERE TO HELP YOU! STAY CONNECTED Like Tweet Share Pin it Follow