A federal judge has determined claims made by the Texas Medical Board in adopting new telemedicine rules were “suspect” and barred the rules from taking effect until a civil trial can be held in lower court.
Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas won’t legalize marijuana for medicinal or recreational use for as long as he’s in office.
Texas lawmakers are closer to putting experimental drugs within the reach of terminally ill patients.
Kaitlyn Johnson can now once again play like any other four year old. Just one month after receiving an experimental treatment for leukemia, doctors say her cancer is in remission.
Commissioner Roger Goodell said before the Super Bowl the league would be hiring someone to oversee its medical policies. Dr. Elizabeth Nabel will work directly with Goodell.
Google is working on a cancer detecting pill in its latest effort to push the boundaries of technology. The pill looks for malignant cells and reports findings to a sensor.
The maker of the world’s top-selling erectile dysfunction drug will begin airing the first Viagra commercial that targets the less-obvious sufferers of the sexual condition.
Anti-addiction activists are calling for the Food and Drug Administration’s top official to step down, saying the agency’s policies have contributed to a national epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse.
The song says that a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down, but a study says that this kind of imprecise measurement can lead to potentially dangerous mistakes.
Dr. Fabrizio Manzini believes that weight loss may be more about self-help than sacrifice, and says that science is starting to support the ‘meditation as medicine’ philosophy.
British scientists say there isn’t enough evidence to prove the antiviral drug Tamiflu reduces the spread of flu.
The two artists will perform their duet “Medicine” live during the 49th annual ACM Awards this Sunday.