Medication

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

Report: VA clinic where vet set self on fire was remiss

Nov 16, 2017

Government investigation finds problems with veterans clinic where Gulf War vet set self on fire, died

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

Half of US adults have high blood pressure in new guidelines

Nov 14, 2017

New medical guidelines lower the threshold for high blood pressure, adding 30 million Americans to those who have the condition, which now plagues nearly half of U.S. adults

David Stern calls for NBA changes of marijuana rules

Oct 26, 2017

Former NBA Commissioner David Stern believes medicinal marijuana use should be allowed, but the league says it won't allow it for recreational use

AP Exclusive: Doctors clash over euthanasia for mentally ill

Oct 26, 2017

AP Exclusive: Belgian doctors clash over euthanasia cases for psychiatric patients according to confidential documents

Stern calls for NBA changes of marijuana rules

Oct 26, 2017

Former NBA Commissioner David Stern believes medicinal marijuana use should be allowed, but the league says it won't allow players to use it for recreational use

Trump readies opioid plan, but some worry it won't be enough

Oct 25, 2017

President Donald Trump's long-awaited declaration that the opioid epidemic is a national emergency finally arrives this week, but some advocates are worried that it won't be backed with the money and commitment to make much difference

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