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This New, FDA-Approved Skin Care Drug Could Help Over 7.5 Million People

THIS NEW, FDA-APPROVED SKIN CARE DRUG COULD HELP OVER 7.5 MILLION PEOPLE

Alleviating psoriasis symptoms has been a difficult feat to achieve for decades, but with new advances in the skin care industry, doctors...

NANO-SILVER-INCORPORATED BIOMIMETIC POLYDOPAMINE COATING ON A THERMOPLASTIC POLYURETHANE POROUS NANOCOMPOSITE AS AN EFFICIENT ANTIBACTERIAL WOUND DRESSING

Developing an ideal wound dressing that meets the multiple demands of good biocompatibility, an appropriate porous structure, superior...

 
 
 
Tobacco stocks slump after report says the FDA is considering a ban on menthol cigarettes

TOBACCO STOCKS SLUMP AFTER REPORT SAYS THE FDA IS CONSIDERING A BAN ON MENTHOL CIGARETTES

The Food and Drug Administration plans to pursue a ban on menthol cigarettes, The Wall Street Journal reported. As early as this week,...

FDA commissioner highlights efforts to improve expanded access program

FDA COMMISSIONER HIGHLIGHTS EFFORTS TO IMPROVE EXPANDED ACCESS PROGRAM

The agency also launched in information website about Right to Try, which President Donald Trump signed into law in May.

 
 
 

MOVING THE MOTIVATION METER

Rats given the drug that reduced dopamine were much less likely to work for preferred morsels of food. But when these rats were then...

Three US health agencies move to make herbal opioid alternative kratom a schedule 1 drug

THREE US HEALTH AGENCIES MOVE TO MAKE HERBAL OPIOID ALTERNATIVE KRATOM A SCHEDULE 1 DRUG

A letter obtained by Stat News details the findings of FDA and NIH studies finding kratom highly addictive and dangerous. The letter...

 
 
 
‘Narcos: Mexico' Trailer Shows the Origins of the Drug War

‘NARCOS: MEXICO' TRAILER SHOWS THE ORIGINS OF THE DRUG WAR

Narcos continues with the prequel/spin-off Narcos: Mexico. The hit Netflix series goes back to the beginning to reveal the start of...

BIO Celebrates 300 Biotech IPOs since Enactment of the JOBS Act

BIO CELEBRATES 300 BIOTECH IPOS SINCE ENACTMENT OF THE JOBS ACT

The biotech industry recently realized its 300 th IPO since the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act was enacted in 2012. This marks...

 
 
 
Don't wait - Add ‘The Poison Squad' by Deborah Blum to your reading list

DON'T WAIT - ADD ‘THE POISON SQUAD' BY DEBORAH BLUM TO YOUR READING LIST

Book Review “Regulation is bad for business.” It's an all-too-common refrain, but not exclusively a modern one. Most people, when asked...

 
 
 
Young Thug In Jail After Failed Drug Test

YOUNG THUG IN JAIL AFTER FAILED DRUG TEST

Young Thug is in jail again after failing a drug test, according to The Blast. The rapper, born Jeffery Williams, was on probation...

 
 
 
New Targeted Therapy for Bone Fractures Developed

NEW TARGETED THERAPY FOR BONE FRACTURES DEVELOPED

Novel drug for treating bone fractures has been developed. Following injection, the drug targets the fracture site and accelerates...

Cholesterol-lowering Drug Can Reduce Chances of Second Heart Attack, Stroke

CHOLESTEROL-LOWERING DRUG CAN REDUCE CHANCES OF SECOND HEART ATTACK, STROKE

Cholesterol-lowering drug alirocumab can lower the risk of having additional heart problems and stroke among heart attack survivors.

 
 
 
It's been 33 years since rebels allegedly backed by Pablo Escobar stormed Colombia's Palace of Justice

IT'S BEEN 33 YEARS SINCE REBELS ALLEGEDLY BACKED BY PABLO ESCOBAR STORMED COLOMBIA'S PALACE OF JUSTICE

AP Photo In late 1985, left-wing rebels stormed Colombia's Supreme Court building in Bogota, taking hundreds of people hostage. Colombian...

 
 
 
Which Cake Mixes Are Recalled? Duncan Hines' Confetti Cake Mix & 3 More Varieties Are Being Pulled

WHICH CAKE MIXES ARE RECALLED? DUNCAN HINES' CONFETTI CAKE MIX & 3 MORE VARIETIES ARE BEING PULLED

When you think of confetti cake, what comes to mind? For me, it's balloons, presents, pure joy, and a Lion King themed birthday party...

Michael Sheen Will Play a Corrupt Lawyer in ‘The Good Fight' Season 3

MICHAEL SHEEN WILL PLAY A CORRUPT LAWYER IN ‘THE GOOD FIGHT' SEASON 3

Sheen will play Roland Blum, a brilliant and Machiavellian attorney with an appetite for sex, drugs, and rock n' roll.

 
 
 
FDA Approves Elanco Cattle Drug, the First for Reducing Gas Emissions

FDA APPROVES ELANCO CATTLE DRUG, THE FIRST FOR REDUCING GAS EMISSIONS

A product that reduces emissions from farm animal waste? There's now a drug for that. The FDA has approved an Elanco drug developed...

Bashing Rival's Pharma Record, Troubled Menendez Keeps NJ Senate Seat

BASHING RIVAL'S PHARMA RECORD, TROUBLED MENENDEZ KEEPS NJ SENATE SEAT

Running a successful pharmaceutical business apparently isn't a big selling point for New Jersey voters. The state voted today to re-elect...