Merck Says New Cholesterol Drug Worked In Big StudyMerck & Co. said Tuesday that a new type of cholesterol drug reduced heart attacks, deaths and other complications of heart disease in a huge, late-stage study.
Teacher Alerted Drug Dealers As Revenge On Cheating Detective HusbandA Florida teacher tipped off drug dealers that her detective husband was investigating them in order to get revenge for his alleged infidelity.
Pharmacists Point Finger At ‘Middlemen’ For Soaring Drug CostsChances are you expect to get a fair price when you go to the pharmacy, especially if you have insurance.
Coroner: Cocaine Among Drugs In Carrie Fisher's SystemCarrie Fisher's autopsy report shows the actress had cocaine in her system when she fell ill on a plane last year, but investigators could not determine what impact the cocaine and other drugs found in her system had on her death.
New Frontier In Cancer Care: Turning Blood Into Living DrugsImmune therapy is the hottest trend in cancer care and this is its next frontier — creating "living drugs" that grow inside the body into an army that seeks and destroys tumors.
Drugs Score Big Wins Against Lung, Prostate, Breast CancersDrugs are scoring big wins against common cancers, setting new standards for how to treat many prostate, breast and lung tumors. There's even a "uni-drug" that may fight many forms of the disease.
Police: Boy Calls Cops To Say Father Had Drugs In LuggageAuthorities in Massachusetts are praising an 11-year-old boy who called police to report that his father had drugs in his luggage.
States Ranked By Drug Use: Where Are The Problem Areas?All the states were ranked as far their drug use and law enforcements were concerned.
Study: Side Effects Emerge After Approval For Many U.S. DrugsAlmost one-third of new drugs approved by U.S. regulators over a decade ended up years later with warnings about unexpected, sometimes life-threatening side effects or complications.
Texas Doctors Forced To Throw Away Millions Of Dollars' Worth Of MedicationA State Senator from Fort Worth is looking to make it legal for doctors to donate unused drugs to patients in need.
I-Team: Patients Worried Sick About Soaring Prescription Drug PricesPrescription drug costs are going up at a pace that’s leaving many patients wondering how much longer can they afford their life-saving medication.
Haltom City Cops To Carry Opioid Overdose MedicationHaltom City Police Officers now carry vials and applicators of the opioid overdose medication Narcan.