Coronavirus Update: Pharmacies Running Low On Prescriptions For Other ConditionsOne local pharmacist is low on some prescription drugs and doesn’t know when she will get a new shipment.
What Health Trends And Medical Innovations Will Next Decade Bring?The last decade brought several medical innovations, from a pill to prevent HIV to 3-D printed human organs. So what’s in store for the next 10 years?
U.S. Medical Company Claims To Have Developed Cure For HIV, Sends Research To FDA For ApprovalAmerican Gene Technologies filed a 1,000-page application with the FDA on Wednesday as scientists there believe they have created a gene therapy unlike any other.
FDA Approves Cheaper, Generic Version Of Anxiety Drug For DogsOn Wednesday, the FDA approved clomipramine hydrochloride - which is a generic version of Clomi-calm.
Biotech Company Seeking FDA Approval Of Potential Breakthrough Treatment For Alzheimer's DiseaseThe announcement was a surprise because the drug company earlier this year stopped two studies of the drug when partial results suggested it was not likely to be successful.
Breakthrough Treatment Stops Transmission Of HIV Through Sex, Study SaysAccording to a new study, published in the medical journal The Lancet, a treatment of anti-retroviral drugs have prevented HIV transmission among gay men during unprotected sex.
Teen Lost Contact Lens, Doctors Find It In Her Eyelid 28 Years Later28 years later, doctors found the missing contact… embedded in a cyst in her left eyelid.
Suicide Survivor Gets 'Ultimate Second Chance' After Historic Face TransplantA young woman has been given a new lease on life one year after becoming the youngest person to undergo a face transplant in the U.S.
Boy Who Had Chunk Of Brain Removed Has Almost Fully RecoveredDoctors in Pennsylvania say a young boy has almost fully recovered after having a large portion of his brain removed.
Old Penguin Gets New Life After Aquarium Uses Acupuncture TreatmentAcupuncture has been a common practice among humans for centuries, but now humans are using acupuncture to give a penguin a new lease on life.
FDA Approves Treatment For Period Pain Faced By 200 Million WomenThe FDA has just approved a new treatment for a condition that feels like "tiny people skating on razor blades in your stomach," according to millions of women.
Pfizer To Split Into 3 Units, Separate Consumer Health CareThe New York-based drugmaker, facing an aging population and shifting risks from the loss of patents, is reshaping its structure.
FDA Approves First Prescription Medication Made From MarijuanaThe Food and Drug Administration has approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana.
Over 200 Common Drugs May Cause Depression, Report WarnsHealth professionals are issuing a disturbing warning about common medications after finding that hundreds of drugs are putting people at risk of developing depression.
New Blood Test May Help Predict Premature Births For Pregnant WomenA new blood test is showing promising results for helping pregnant women know if they are at risk of a premature birth.