Medication

Man who gave cannabis to boy behind medical pot law charged

Sep 29, 2017

A man who made cannabis oil for a Colorado boy who was instrumental in passing a state law requiring schools to allow students to use medical marijuana is facing several felony drug charges

FDA approves Lilly pill for common advanced breast cancer

Sep 28, 2017

U.S. regulators have approved a new medicine for treating adults with a common type of breast cancer that has spread

Lawyers: Airport shooting suspect off meds but mentally fit

Sep 28, 2017

Lawyers for an Alaska man charged with killing five people and wounding six in a Florida airport mass shooting say he has stopped taking anti-psychotic medication but remains mentally fit.

Washington state, Seattle sue opioid manufacturers

Sep 28, 2017

Washington state's attorney general and the city attorney for Seattle are filing lawsuits against the makers of opioids seeking to recoup costs incurred by government when the drugs are abused.

Wanted: 1 million people to study genes, habits and health

Sep 25, 2017

U.S. researchers want to study 1 million people to learn how genes, environments and lifestyles interact, so they can better tailor health care

Kentucky judge dismisses challenge of medical marijuana ban

Sep 20, 2017

A Kentucky judge has dismissed a lawsuit seeking to overturn the state's ban on marijuana for medical purposes

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

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