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Private school to drug-test students by using hair samples

PRIVATE SCHOOL TO DRUG-TEST STUDENTS BY USING HAIR SAMPLES

The drug-testing of students in grades 8-12 will be voluntary next school year - and then mandatory in succeeding years.

Monitoring Haloperidol Plasma Concentration and Associated Adverse Events in Critically Ill Children With Delirium: First Results of a Clinical Protocol Aimed to Monitor Efficacy and Safety

MONITORING HALOPERIDOL PLASMA CONCENTRATION AND ASSOCIATED ADVERSE EVENTS IN CRITICALLY ILL CHILDREN WITH DELIRIUM: FIRST RESULTS OF A CLINICAL PROTOCOL AIMED TO MONITOR EFFICACY AND SAFETY

Objectives: As delirium in critically ill children is increasingly recognized, more children are treated with the antipsychotic drug...

 
 
 
Ustekinumab Psoriasis Drug can Also Treat Heart Inflammation

USTEKINUMAB PSORIASIS DRUG CAN ALSO TREAT HEART INFLAMMATION

Ustekinumab, an antibiotic used to treat psoriasis drug can now also treat aortic inflammation which is a key marker of future cardiovascular...

DIRECT CARE STAFF- ENTRY LEVEL DRUG AND ALCOHOL

White Deer Run of Lancaster is a residential drug and alcohol treatment program for adult men located in the city of Lancaster, PA....

 
 
 
Cancer Treatments With No Severe Side Effects - A Future Reality

CANCER TREATMENTS WITH NO SEVERE SIDE EFFECTS - A FUTURE REALITY

Cancer treating drugs activated by infrared light kills the cancer cells at their target level shows no side effects with minimum or...

FDA, Smucker don't agree on which dog foods are problem

FDA, SMUCKER DON'T AGREE ON WHICH DOG FOODS ARE PROBLEM

The Food and Drug Administration alerted pet owners Friday about potential pentobarbital contamination in several brands of dog foods...

 
 
 
LGC Acquires Lucigen, Marking Latest Exit for CEO Ralph Kauten

LGC ACQUIRES LUCIGEN, MARKING LATEST EXIT FOR CEO RALPH KAUTEN

Chalk up another exit for Ralph Kauten. Kauten, one of Wisconsin's more successful biotech entrepreneurs, is chairman and CEO of Lucigen,...

BIO Unveils Refreshed Advocate Toolkit

BIO UNVEILS REFRESHED ADVOCATE TOOLKIT

This past March, BIO launched DrugCostFacts.org , an interactive web tool designed to help policymakers, members of the media and the...

 
 
 
Maker of highly addictive OxyContin says it will stop incentivizing doctors to push its deadly drugs

MAKER OF HIGHLY ADDICTIVE OXYCONTIN SAYS IT WILL STOP INCENTIVIZING DOCTORS TO PUSH ITS DEADLY DRUGS

The opioid crisis has reached epidemic proportions in this country, with the number of deaths quadrupling since 2000, and around 115...

Genetic Factors Determine How Women With Ovarian Cancer Process Chemotherapy

GENETIC FACTORS DETERMINE HOW WOMEN WITH OVARIAN CANCER PROCESS CHEMOTHERAPY

Genes have an impact on how the body processes chemotherapy drugs and leads to different clinical outcomes for ovarian cancer patients.

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: Trump's Budget, Biogen's AD Reveal, Hugin's Run & More

BIO ROUNDUP: TRUMP'S BUDGET, BIOGEN'S AD REVEAL, HUGIN'S RUN & MORE

Another week of White House chaos and American gun violence. Amid it all, we tried to parse what the Trump administration's 2019 budget...

Bio Roundup: Trump's Budget, Biogen's AD Reveal, Hugin's Run & More

BIO ROUNDUP: TRUMP'S BUDGET, BIOGEN'S AD REVEAL, HUGIN'S RUN & MORE

Another week of White House chaos and American gun violence. Amid it all, we tried to parse what the Trump administration's 2019 budget...

 
 
 
Existing Blood Pressure Medication may Prevent Type 1 Diabetes

EXISTING BLOOD PRESSURE MEDICATION MAY PREVENT TYPE 1 DIABETES

Methyldopa, a drug commonly used to control high blood pressure in pregnant women, may also prevent the development of type 1 diabetes.

Pet Alert: Euthanasia Drug Found in Wet Dog Food

PET ALERT: EUTHANASIA DRUG FOUND IN WET DOG FOOD

J.M. Smucker Co. said it has pulled specific shipments of Gravy Train, Kibbles 'N Bits, Ol' Roy, and Skippy canned wet dog food.

 
 
 
Gravy Train, Ol' Roy, other brands recalled for euthanasia drug

GRAVY TRAIN, OL' ROY, OTHER BRANDS RECALLED FOR EUTHANASIA DRUG

The J.M. Smucker Co. has voluntarily withdrawn certain shipments of 27 different pet food products following media reports of pentobarbital...

Dog Foods Pulled From Thousands Of Stores After “Euthanasia Drug” Investigation

DOG FOODS PULLED FROM THOUSANDS OF STORES AFTER “EUTHANASIA DRUG” INVESTIGATION

Following an investigative news story by news station ABC11 that led to an FDA investigation, several pet food products have been pulled...

 
 
 
Roche to Acquire Cancer Software Startup Flatiron Health for $1.9B

ROCHE TO ACQUIRE CANCER SOFTWARE STARTUP FLATIRON HEALTH FOR $1.9B

Roche has agreed to acquire Flatiron Health for $1.9 billion, a deal that brings the cancer research capabilities of Flatiron to the...

Price of 2-in-1 drug spikes to $3,000-separately, the two drugs cost $36

PRICE OF 2-IN-1 DRUG SPIKES TO $3,000-SEPARATELY, THE TWO DRUGS COST $36

Enlarge Irish drug company Horizon Pharma has hiked the price of a two-in-one painkiller by more than 2,000 percent in the past five...

 
 
 
Survivor's Jenna Morasca Arrested for DUI After Allegedly Biting Cop

SURVIVOR'S JENNA MORASCA ARRESTED FOR DUI AFTER ALLEGEDLY BITING COP

Former Survivor winner Jenna Morasca was arrested last month for a DUI and drug possession after allegedly biting a police officer...

Here's Exactly Why You Should Stop Taking OTC Sleeping Pills, According to These Doctors

HERE'S EXACTLY WHY YOU SHOULD STOP TAKING OTC SLEEPING PILLS, ACCORDING TO THESE DOCTORS

No rest for the wicked. You can sleep when you're dead. Sleep is for the weak. We've all heard these phrases that glorify living in...