By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 01/07/2014 - 16:16
Pharmacyclics' cancer drug, Imbruvica, improved survival rates for patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia — so much that an independent committee ended the study early.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 01/04/2014 - 12:11
Health officials have confirmed that the 17-year-old girl in Mexico who injected krokodil into her genitals was originally from the U.S.
By Sabrina Bachai | Sun, 12/15/2013 - 16:48
A phase 2 trial has proven that new drugs for triple-negative breast cancer will effectively remove cancer cells before a mastectomy or lumpectomy.
By Lizette Borreli | Fri, 11/15/2013 - 15:11
Demi Lovato speaks about her "dark and deep" struggles that go beyond her eating disorder ahead of releasing her book, "Staying Strong: 365 Days a Year."
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 10/25/2013 - 09:43
The FDA will recommend new restrictions on hydrocodone medications in hopes of curbing drug abuse and overdose deaths.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 10/12/2013 - 17:52
Krokodil, a highly addictive codeine-based drug concoction, has spread to the United States from Russia, but the DEA remains doubtful of reports.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 10/01/2013 - 15:44
The accessibility and potency of drugs all around the world are becoming increasingly hard to control, and efforts to curb supply could be failing, a new study says.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 09/18/2013 - 10:41
Zac Efron is reportedly doing well after a secret stint in rehab for cocaine addiction earlier this year.
By John Ericson | Sun, 09/01/2013 - 19:10
The Giant Lime Green stick insect could help scientists derive a new drug mechanism capable of circumventing antibiotic resistance in bacteria.
By John Ericson | Wed, 08/28/2013 - 20:01
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford became the third Canadian politician to admit to using marijuana in less than a week.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 08/13/2013 - 19:13
A Russian surgeon who performed surgery on a drug mule, who had gone into a drug-induced coma, was arrested on suspicion that he stole one of the packages.