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The hunt for opioid alternatives: Researchers look to sensory blocking substances from the ocean

THE HUNT FOR OPIOID ALTERNATIVES: RESEARCHERS LOOK TO SENSORY BLOCKING SUBSTANCES FROM THE OCEAN

Over two million people in the U.S. have become dependent on opioid drugs, with approximately 52,000 overdose deaths in 2015. The country's...

Panic Away Review - System To Cure Panic Attacks

PANIC AWAY REVIEW - SYSTEM TO CURE PANIC ATTACKS

Recently I ran across a product called Panic Away which is supposed to help those suffering from panic and anxiety. Only someone who...

 
 
 
Why GOP tax plan could mean cuts in state and local services

WHY GOP TAX PLAN COULD MEAN CUTS IN STATE AND LOCAL SERVICES

WASHINGTON - It's a tax provision that could prove costly for schools, police forces, drug treatment centers and other state and local...

Prosecutors become treasure hunters in repatriation campaign

PROSECUTORS BECOME TREASURE HUNTERS IN REPATRIATION CAMPAIGN

NEW YORK - The lawmen who barged into a New York City apartment this fall weren't hunting for a fugitive or a stash of drugs. They...

 
 
 
Kansas' First Pit Bull Officer Takes On The Drug Trade AND Breed Stereotypes

KANSAS' FIRST PIT BULL OFFICER TAKES ON THE DRUG TRADE AND BREED STEREOTYPES

Kano is a regal, full-blooded Red-Nosed Pit Bull. He has one soulful hazel eye and one that is a stunning icy blue. For most of his...

How is health tech addressing the demand for cheaper prescription drugs?

HOW IS HEALTH TECH ADDRESSING THE DEMAND FOR CHEAPER PRESCRIPTION DRUGS?

GoodRx, for example, developed a skill for Amazon's Alexa to track down cheap prescription drugs.

 
 
 
World Health Group: Pot's CBD Has Health Benefits

WORLD HEALTH GROUP: POT'S CBD HAS HEALTH BENEFITS

The World Health Organization said the marijuana derivative should not be classified as a dangerous drug.

World Health Org Announces CBD Has No Health Risks

WORLD HEALTH ORG ANNOUNCES CBD HAS NO HEALTH RISKS

Today the World Health Organization issued a report stating that the medical use of CBD is safe and poses no health risks. Here are...

 
 
 
Legal drugs kill more people than illegal ones: Research shows prescription drugs are the 3rd leading cause of death

LEGAL DRUGS KILL MORE PEOPLE THAN ILLEGAL ONES: RESEARCH SHOWS PRESCRIPTION DRUGS ARE THE 3RD LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH

According to Peter C. Gøtzsche, a Danish physician and medical researcher, prescription drugs are the third leading cause of death...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Springfield Smoked Fish recalls salmon after Listeria detected

SPRINGFIELD SMOKED FISH RECALLS SALMON AFTER LISTERIA DETECTED

A Massachusetts company has suspended operations and is recalling some of its pre-sliced smoked salmon because federal inspectors confirmed...

 
 
 
 
 
 
ADHD medication could cause birth defects

ADHD MEDICATION COULD CAUSE BIRTH DEFECTS

Children exposed to ADHD drugs like Ritalin in the first trimester are more likely to have heart deformities, according to a new study...

New Therapeutic Approach May Stop Breast Cancer Metastasis And Recurrence

NEW THERAPEUTIC APPROACH MAY STOP BREAST CANCER METASTASIS AND RECURRENCE

FDA approved drugs can stop the spread of breast cancer and prevent cancer recurrence by targeting stem-like tumor cells that play...

 
 
 
Taking These Common Drugs Can Quadruple Your Risk Of Skin Cancer

TAKING THESE COMMON DRUGS CAN QUADRUPLE YOUR RISK OF SKIN CANCER

Photograph by Getty Images The longer you've been on them, the greater your chances may be A skin cancer trigger might be in your medicine...

Stop snorting chocolate, FDA warns

STOP SNORTING CHOCOLATE, FDA WARNS

The FDA has sent a warning letter to the makers of Coco Loko, a snort-able chocolate powder that the administration says encourages...