By Dana Dovey | Tue, 10/21/2014 - 16:00
A study suggests that smoking habits have a significant influence on an individual's ability to regain cognitive function when recovering from alcohol abuse.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:55
Treating hepatitis C-infected prison inmates with Sovaldi, which costs more than $84,000 for 12 weeks of treatment, is cost-effective compared with other FDA-approved treatments.
By Susan Scutti | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 16:00
Dopamine receptor agonist drugs are linked to impulse control disorders, including gambling, hypersexuality, and compulsive shopping.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:36
Over 60,000 children experience an out-of-hospital medication error every year as a result of being given their medication twice, incorrect dosage, or receiving the wrong medication.
By Shweta Iyer | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 12:09
Interferon- and ribavirin-based treatments with their unpleasant side effects might soon become a thing of the past with two new pill-only regimens showing good prognosis for chronic HCV infection.
By Samantha Olson | Sun, 10/12/2014 - 10:35
Twelve workout and weight loss supplements contain an untested and possibly dangerous stimulant.
By Dana Dovey | Fri, 10/10/2014 - 16:44
The rate of companies withdrawing from new antibiotic development is double the rate of those entering the industry and a recent study has uncovered why.
By Dana Dovey | Fri, 10/10/2014 - 13:38
Researchers in Europe, once again studying the effects of LSD, suggest the drug may have potential use in the treatment of a variety of psychological disorders.
By Shweta Iyer | Fri, 10/10/2014 - 11:52
A study found that the initial benefits of a stewardship program aimed at reducing pediatric antibiotic overprescription were lost after audits and feedback to clinicians stopped.
By Dana Dovey | Wed, 10/08/2014 - 07:30
Many prescription drugs can interfere with your sex life. Here is a list of some of the top culprits.