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FDA OKs new therapy for some hemophilia patients

Nov 16, 2017

U.S. regulators have approved the first new treatment in nearly two decades to prevent internal bleeding in certain patients with hemophilia, an inherited blood-clotting disorder.

US health agency to crack down on risky stem cell offerings

Nov 16, 2017

U.S. health authorities say they will crack down on doctors pushing stem cell therapies that pose the gravest risks to patients

Rights group urges China to ban abusive gay 'conversion'

Nov 15, 2017

A human rights group says China's government should stop medical facilities from subjecting LGBT people to conversion therapy that in some cases has involved electroshock, involuntary confinement and forced medication

The Latest: San Francisco holds off on pot rules

Nov 15, 2017

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted to hold off on a temporary measure that would allow existing stores to sell recreational pot starting Jan. 1 and give the board more time to hash out rules

US regulators approve first digital pill to track patients

Nov 14, 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first digital pill that can track whether patients have taken their medicine

San Francisco under pressure to pass cannabis-friendly rules

Nov 14, 2017

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors will take up legal cannabis regulations Tuesday after weeks of wrangling over where to allow new recreational stores come January 1

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