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Big Pharma just developed a way to medicate unborn babies with prescription drugs. Will they be treated with antidepressants?

BIG PHARMA JUST DEVELOPED A WAY TO MEDICATE UNBORN BABIES WITH PRESCRIPTION DRUGS. WILL THEY BE TREATED WITH ANTIDEPRESSANTS?

Researchers from the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology have developed a three-dimensional cell model...

Good news for ‘Ozark' fans seeking more

GOOD NEWS FOR ‘OZARK' FANS SEEKING MORE

Jason Bateman and Laura Linney play a couple in a bit of a trouble with a Mexican drug cartel. CREDIT: Netflix This was posted on Wednesday,...

 
 
 
Teen drug overdose death rates rose in 2015, the CDC said

TEEN DRUG OVERDOSE DEATH RATES ROSE IN 2015, THE CDC SAID

New data from the CDC showed that the drug overdose death rate for teens increased in 2015 for the first time since 2007. The report...

Tiger Woods had 5 drugs in his system at time of arrest, report says

TIGER WOODS HAD 5 DRUGS IN HIS SYSTEM AT TIME OF ARREST, REPORT SAYS

Tiger Woods had pain, anxiety and sleep related medications, as well as THC, in his system when he was arrested on Memorial Day in...

 
 
 
From the son of a janitor to CEO of Merck: Meet Kenneth Frazier, who's getting praised after leaving Trump's manufacturing council

FROM THE SON OF A JANITOR TO CEO OF MERCK: MEET KENNETH FRAZIER, WHO'S GETTING PRAISED AFTER LEAVING TRUMP'S MANUFACTURING COUNCIL

Reuters Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier left the president's manufacturing council on Monday. The move attracted some negative attention...

South Carolina sues drug manufacturer over opioid crisis

SOUTH CAROLINA SUES DRUG MANUFACTURER OVER OPIOID CRISIS

COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina has become the latest state to accuse a drug manufacturer of exacerbating its opioid drug crisis by...

 
 
 
Increased Psychiatric Med Use Means Expanded Pharmacist Role

INCREASED PSYCHIATRIC MED USE MEANS EXPANDED PHARMACIST ROLE

As the use of psychiatric drugs continues to increase in the United States, pharmacists have a greater role in ensuring these medications...

Tiger Woods had 5 drugs in system at time of DUI arrest - report

TIGER WOODS HAD 5 DRUGS IN SYSTEM AT TIME OF DUI ARREST - REPORT

US golfer Tiger Woods had a mixture of five different drugs in his system when he was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence...

 
 
 
FDA uses low-quality research to approve drugs

FDA USES LOW-QUALITY RESEARCH TO APPROVE DRUGS

Brigham and Women's Hospital and LSE experts ask the FDA to improve its 'accelerated approval' method. Less than half of the drugs...

Tiger Woods had 5 drugs in his system at time of arrest, toxicology report says

TIGER WOODS HAD 5 DRUGS IN HIS SYSTEM AT TIME OF ARREST, TOXICOLOGY REPORT SAYS

Active ingredient in marijuana was in Woods' system the night he was arrested in Florida

 
 
 
Could Amazon really infiltrate the prescription drug market?

COULD AMAZON REALLY INFILTRATE THE PRESCRIPTION DRUG MARKET?

There's Amazon Fresh, Amazon Video, Amazon Web Services, and much, much more. Is it just a matter of time then, before the e-commerce...

Mexican cop behind arrest of 'El Chapo' Guzman was reportedly sent to US for safety

MEXICAN COP BEHIND ARREST OF 'EL CHAPO' GUZMAN WAS REPORTEDLY SENT TO US FOR SAFETY

© INTERIOR MINISTRY OF MEXICO/AFP/File HO MEXICO CITY - A Mexican federal police officer who captured drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo"...

 
 
 
Medical marijuana does not help with chronic pain and PTSD

MEDICAL MARIJUANA DOES NOT HELP WITH CHRONIC PAIN AND PTSD

The US Department of Veterans Affairs analyzed data into the treatment of chronic pain and PTSD in 47,000 patients from 1992 to 2011....

JAMES MULLEN BACKS VICARIUS' $22M SERIES A TO EQUIP EX-BIOGEN, ELAN TEAM TO OFFER U.S. BIOTECHS A ROUTE TO EUROPE

James Mullen has teamed up with colleagues from his days leading Biogen to help U.S. biotechs bring drugs to market in Europe.

 
 
 
US pot states try to curb smuggling, fend off administration

US POT STATES TRY TO CURB SMUGGLING, FEND OFF ADMINISTRATION

PORTLAND, Ore. - Well before Oregon legalized marijuana, its verdant, wet forests made it an ideal place for growing the drug, which...

Hemodynamic Effects of Phenylephrine, Vasopressin, and Epinephrine in Children With Pulmonary Hypertension: A Pilot Study*

HEMODYNAMIC EFFECTS OF PHENYLEPHRINE, VASOPRESSIN, AND EPINEPHRINE IN CHILDREN WITH PULMONARY HYPERTENSION: A PILOT STUDY*

Objectives: During a pulmonary hypertensive crisis, the marked increase in pulmonary vascular resistance can result in acute right...

 
 
 
Five People Have Died After Doing This Weight Loss Treatment

FIVE PEOPLE HAVE DIED AFTER DOING THIS WEIGHT LOSS TREATMENT

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an update warning health providers that since 2016 five people died after getting intragastric...

Trump's 'Emergency' Declaration For Opioids Could Be A Double-Edged Sword

TRUMP'S 'EMERGENCY' DECLARATION FOR OPIOIDS COULD BE A DOUBLE-EDGED SWORD

State-level programs for the drug crisis can show us what the federal response might mean.

 
 
 
IBM Watson Makes a Treatment Plan for Brain Cancer Patient in 10 Minutes; Doctors Take 160 Hours

IBM WATSON MAKES A TREATMENT PLAN FOR BRAIN CANCER PATIENT IN 10 MINUTES; DOCTORS TAKE 160 HOURS

The AI doctor analyzed a patient's full genome, then suggested drugs and clinical trials

Trump declares opioid crisis is a national emergency, pledges more money and attention

TRUMP DECLARES OPIOID CRISIS IS A NATIONAL EMERGENCY, PLEDGES MORE MONEY AND ATTENTION

Washington Post President Trump on Thursday declared the country's opioid crisis a national emergency, saying the scourge exceeded...