By Dana Dovey | Wed, 08/20/2014 - 17:32
Researchers in Canada have developed antibacterial gel for hospitals that is specially designed to target drug-resistant super-bugs.
By Stephanie Castillo | Wed, 08/20/2014 - 16:00
A new study finds a more effective way to treat patients suffering from severe depressive disorder.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 08/19/2014 - 18:36
A synthetic drug is being mixed into heroin supplies, killing people much faster.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 08/19/2014 - 18:30
Clarithromycin, an antibiotic commonly prescribed to treat bacterial infections, can increase a patient's risk of dying due to an adverse cardiac event.
By Ben Wolford | Tue, 08/19/2014 - 09:35
A breathing stimulant promises to prevent shortness of breath without reducing pain relief in opioid pain killers.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 08/16/2014 - 16:55
The owner of a pharmaceutical company in Turkey has been arrested for selling illegal cancer drugs in the U.S., and bringing harm to cancer patients.
By Anthony Rivas | Sat, 08/16/2014 - 00:00
Although many people believe peer pressure encourages drug use, a study on young adults finds that their influences are way more subtle.
By Dana Dovey | Thu, 08/14/2014 - 18:30
A new experimental vaccine against chikungunya has extremely promising results, but until it's available, controling mosquito populations are our best defense against contracting the painful virus.
By Shweta Iyer | Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:32
According to new research, anti-inflammatory painkillers help to reduce breast cancer recurrence in postmenopausal obese patients by up to 50 percent.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:16
A new FDA-approved insomnia drug helps patients fall asleep faster and reduces the amount of time spent awake during the night.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 08/12/2014 - 19:00
The drugs commonly taken by shift workers to fall asleep or stay awake are under-researched and in some cases may cause more harm than good.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 08/12/2014 - 15:08
A new study provides evidence suggesting one possible treatment for Alzheimer’s patients would be to eliminate APOE from their brains completely.
By Lecia Bushak | Tue, 08/12/2014 - 15:03
Colorado residents who live in federally subsidized housing are finding out the hard way that federal laws regarding marijuana are quite different from their state’s “Amsterdam of the West” viewpoint.