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Pharmacist Larry Cowan can flip through his records and spot the generic drugs that have taken big price jumps in the past year or so.
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Shannon Triplett fills jugs with raw milk at Hedgebrook Farm in Virginia, which runs a cow-sharing program for those seeking raw milk.
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GlaxoSmithKline , the renowned research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare firm, has finally received the green signal in the US for marketing its once-weekly diabetes drug Tanzeum which the company expects to launch in third quarter 2014.
The tobacco industry is sharply raising spending on advertisements and other marketing for electronic cigarettes to try to make smoking glamorous again and hook a new generation of Americans on nicotine.
Evzio is the first naloxone kit that can be used by family members and caregivers of heroin addicts to potentially save them from an overdose.
Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA - The International Society of Automation today introduces a new training course that enables companies regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration to meet demanding government requirements for product and process quality and safety.
The driver pulls his big rig in front of Widmer Brothers brewery in North Portland two or three times a day, opens the silo chute and fills up the 48-foot-long trailer with a steamy, sloshy byproduct of the brewing process.
The Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday its warning against the use of laparoscopic power morcellation, a technique used to remove a woman's uterus or non-cancerous fibroids found in the uterus, as evidence suggests the technique may cause undetected cancers to spread throughout the body.
It looks like a crown for a princess from the future, but the headband is a medical treatment: the first device approved by the Food and Drug Administration to prevent migraine headaches.
If you're a parent and your child suffers from allergies, it can be difficult to watch them struggle through this season.
A savage pit bull attack results in the total dismembering of a teenage girl's ear.
Medicines produced in India, which supplies about 40% of generic and over-the-counter drugs sold in the US, have come under increased scrutiny by the FDA.
Most medical devices approved for use in children are not tested on pediatric patients before they are marketed, a new Harvard study finds.
The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday took the rare step of urging doctors to stop performing a surgical procedure used on tens of thousands of woman each year to remove uterine growths, saying the practice risks spreading hidden cancers within a woman's body.
While the United States has seen a decline in the number of Salmonella illnesses in recent years, there's been little progress overall in reducing food poisoning outbreaks, health officials say.
The Food and Drug Administration is warning women that a device-assisted procedure for treating fibroids could inadvertently spread cancer from the uterus to other parts of the body.