By Dana Dovey | Sat, 07/12/2014 - 16:15
A new candidate vaccine for dengue fever has proved to be both effective and limited in a recent study.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 07/11/2014 - 16:32
Mallory Loyola was first to be arrested on Tuesday under a new Tennessee law allowing prosecutors to charge a woman with criminal assault if she uses illegal drugs during her pregnancy and her baby is harmed as a result.
By Dana Dovey | Thu, 07/10/2014 - 14:34
Researchers from San Francisco have developed a new compound that offers exciting insight into degenerative illnesses and may be the first step into an eventual medication for conditions of this type.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 07/09/2014 - 16:35
The filmmaker behind a new weed documentary will hand out free pot to people who attend the screening.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 07/08/2014 - 17:13
Vision loss caused by the party drug known as "poppers" could be explained by a recent ingredient switch from isobutyl nitrate to isopropyl nitrate.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 07/05/2014 - 22:02
Only one successful drug has been developed in Alzheimer’s disease drug trials over the past decade, leaving many scientists concerned about a lack of new therapies.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 07/03/2014 - 18:30
Taking the street drug Ecstasy could lead to a weakening and rupture of the spinal cord artery that might kill you.
By Samantha Olson | Thu, 07/03/2014 - 13:01
Deceptively groundbreaking stem cell research was retracted by the journal Nature Wednesday because of ample errors and manipulations.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 07/03/2014 - 10:56
At least 60 percent of Viagra found in sewage treatment plants must have resulted from illegal use of the drug, Dutch researchers hypothesize.
By Sabrina Bachai | Wed, 07/02/2014 - 13:33
A new treatment therapy for type 1 diabetes uses the body's own converted human gastrointestinal cells.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 07/02/2014 - 11:46
Ex-New Mexico governor Gary Johnson plans on developing both medical and recreational pot products through his new company, Cannabis Sativa.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 07/02/2014 - 10:52
Combination drug used to prevent HIV transmission, Truvada, could also defend against herpes simplex 2 virus.
By Lecia Bushak | Tue, 07/01/2014 - 15:23
A new CDC report highlights the vast differences of painkiller prescriptions across different states, with some prescribing nearly three times as many as other states.