Medical Technology

The big question: Will cancer immune therapy work for me?

Sep 20, 2017

Gene tests may help gauge who will benefit from cancer immune system treatments

FDA OKs Glaxo's inhaler, first one to combine 3 medicines

Sep 19, 2017

The FDA approves the first inhaler that combines three medicines to ease breathing in patients with emphysema or chronic bronchitis

Christie: Drugmakers to work on nonaddictive pain medication

Sep 18, 2017

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says pharmaceutical companies have agreed to work on nonaddictive pain medications and additional treatments to deal with opioid addiction

Study shows hormone pills don't shorten older women's lives

Sep 12, 2017

The longest follow-up study yet on menopausal hormone pills suggests they don't shorten older women's lives

Medicaid fueling opioid epidemic? New theory is challenged

Aug 31, 2017

Experts are challenging a new theory among conservatives that former President Barack Obama's Medicaid expansion is fueling overdose deaths

No laughing matter: Nitrous oxide reappears in US ambulances

Aug 31, 2017

Laughing gas makes comeback in rural ambulances as an easy way to provide pain relief

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