Medication

Drug companies sue to block California drug price law

Dec 9, 2017

Pharmaceutical companies are suing to block a new California law that would require them to give advance notice for big price increases

California opens online system to license new pot industry

Dec 9, 2017

California has started taking applications to license its emerging legal marijuana industry

Longtime Washington state medical marijuana activist dies

Dec 8, 2017

JoAnna McKee, a pioneering medical marijuana activist in Washington state, has died at age 74

Veterinarians seek permission to research pot meds for pets

Dec 7, 2017

Some pet owners are turning to oils and powders that contain a non-psychoactive component of marijuana to treat everything from anxiety to epilepsy in their pets

LA will become largest US city with recreational pot

Dec 7, 2017

Los Angeles to become the largest U.S. city with recreational pot after the City Council voted to license sales next year

Small risk of breast cancer seen with hormone contraceptives

Dec 6, 2017

Modern low-dose birth control pills, available since the 1990s, have fewer side effects than the earliest oral contraceptives

Viagra goes generic: Pfizer to launch own little white pill

Dec 6, 2017

Pfizer launching own generic Viagra as other cheap versions are headed to US market

FDA approves diabetes drug that also helps with weight loss

Dec 5, 2017

U.S. regulators approve new diabetes drug that reduces blood sugar levels and also helps people lose weight

CVS bids $69 billion for Aetna amid health care changes

Dec 4, 2017

CVS agrees to buy insurance giant Aetna for $69 billion in a deal that could speed up changes in how Americans buy health care

Maryland, after delays, begins the sale of medical marijuana

Dec 2, 2017

Maryland caps years of delays, begins sales of medical marijuana under program considered one of the most liberal in the nation for prescribed cannabis

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