Drug Prices Top Americans' List Of Health Care ConcernsAmericans from across the political spectrum are worried about the cost of prescription drugs for serious diseases, following weeks of news coverage about companies hiking prices for critical medicines.
Drug Compounder Offers Cheap Version Of Costly Turing DrugStepping into the furor over eye-popping price spikes for old generic medicines, a maker of compounded drugs will begin selling $1 doses of Daraprim, whose price recently was jacked up to $750 per pill by Turing Pharmaceuticals.
Top 5 Surprising Health MythsZip up your jacket or you'll get sick! Drink 8 glasses of water a day! That's what we've been hearing all of our lives. Is it true, or is it just a myth that has been passed through the generations?
More Kids Safe From Household MedicinesNew research suggests that parents are doing a better job of keeping household medicines out of the hands of young children. Here are five things to know about the study.
Texas One Step Closer To Hiring Marijuana GrowersBack in May the State legislature passed the bill allowing Texas to begin manufacturing CBD oil for epilepsy patients.
Judge Bars Texas Telemedicine Rules From Taking EffectA 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.
Abbott: Texas Won't Legalize Medicinal Or Recreational MarijuanaGovernor Greg Abbott says Texas won't legalize marijuana for medicinal or recreational use for as long as he's in office.
Experimental Drug Access Closer For Terminally Ill Texas PatientsTexas lawmakers are closer to putting experimental drugs within the reach of terminally ill patients.
Following Experimental Treatment, 4-Year Old Girl's Cancer In RemissionKaitlyn 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.
NFL Hires 1st Chief Medical AdviserCommissioner 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 Working On Pill That Seeks CancerGoogle 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.
Viagra Ads Begin Targeting WomenThe 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.
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