FDA Approves New Drug For Advanced Breast CancerRegulators have approved a new drug as an initial treatment for women with a type of breast cancer. It is a pill that works to slow the spread of cancer by blocking two proteins that can stimulate growth and division of cancer cells.
CVS Puts Out Generic Competitor To EpiPen At A 6th The PriceCVS is now selling a rival generic version of Mylan's EpiPen at about a sixth of its price, just months after the maker of the emergency allergy treatment was eviscerated because of its soaring cost.
Trio Composes Song Proven To Put People To SleepIf you’re worried about easily falling asleep tonight and every night, there’s some good news for you.
'Magic Mushrooms' May Ease Anxiety & DepressionThe psychedelic drug in 'magic mushrooms' can quickly and effectively help treat anxiety and depression in cancer patients, an effect that may last for months, two small studies showed.
Turning Ecstasy Into Potential Treatment For PTSD?If researchers have their way, the illegal, highly addictive party drug known as Ecstasy could become a treatment option for PTSD, post traumatic stress disorder.
Failed Study Dims Hopes In Hunt For Alzheimer's DrugA treatment for Alzheimer's failed to slow mental decline in a widely anticipated study, ending hope that researchers had finally found a drug that does more to help those suffering from the mind-robbing disease.
Election Day: 9 States Voting On MarijuanaOn this election day, nine states will vote on proposals to expand legal access to marijuana.
Johnson & Johnson Warns Diabetics Insulin Pump HackableJohnson & Johnson is warning more than 100,000 thousand medical patients who use certain insulin pumps that hackers may be targeting them.
Did Landmark Laws From Congress Enable High Drug Prices?Lawmakers are venting outrage over high prescription drug costs, but if Congress is looking for culprits, it might want to look in the mirror.
Unhappy Target Customers Want Old Pill Bottles BackAfter CVS began operating Target's pharmacies earlier this year, distraught customers have been asking for a return of the retailer's red prescription bottles, which came with color-coded rings and labels on the top.
Mylan CEO Infuriates Lawmakers At Hearing On EpiPen CostsMylan CEO Heather Bresch infuriated lawmakers as she tried to explain steep cost increases of her company's life-saving EpiPens.
Mylan CEO Set To Defend EpiPen Prices Amid OutcryThe head of pharmaceutical company Mylan is defending the cost for life-saving EpiPens, signaling the company has no plans to lower prices despite a public outcry and questions from skeptical lawmakers.