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1 hr ago | Mental Help Net
The largest maker of a surgical tool that has shown an increased risk of spreading undetected cancers in women has said it will withdraw its device from the market.
5 hrs ago | Reuters
The benefit of Baxter International Inc's experimental immune deficiency therapy, HyQvia, outweighs the risks, an advisory committee to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration concluded on Thursday.
6 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
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7 hrs ago | KING-TV Seattle
The USA will launch an early-stage trial in September of an experimental vaccine against Ebola, the deadly viral disease that has killed 729 people in the largest outbreak in history.
9 hrs ago | Business Journal
Despite knowing little about their safety, North Carolina doctors are increasingly recommending e-cigarettes as a way to stop smoking, according to research from UNC-Chapel Hill.
13 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
WSB-TV consumer investigator Jim Strickland has discovered that hundreds more pet deaths are being blamed on Trifexis, a popular dog medicine designed to kill fleas, control parasites and prevent heartworm.
On the contrary, allowing e-cigarettes to compete with regular cigarettes might cut tobacco-related deaths and illness, the researchers concluded after reviewing 81 prior studies on the use and safety of the nicotine-emitting devices.
The pigment neocandenatone could be of interest to consumers due to evidence of possible antioxidant activity and in vitro cytotoxic activity against HeLa cervical cancer cells, researchers say.
Lawyers for the corn syrup industry said Wednesday that American Crystal Sugar Co.
The best way to cure most cases of cancer is to surgically remove the tumor. The Achilles heel of this approach, however, is that the surgeon may fail to extract the entire tumor, leading to a local recurrence.
Maryland's health secretary will be joining the full-time faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
The Tennessee Department of Health's Vital Statistics office today released data on 2013 drug overdose deaths in the state.
Impax Laboratories Inc said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued certain observations regarding violations in the company's manufacturing plant in Taiwan.
The fast food giant is enormously popular in China where it has 2,000 outlets, each one typically overflowing with hungry crowds.
Skin cancer is on the rise, according to the American Cancer Society, with more cases diagnosed annually than breast, prostate, lung and colon cancer cases combined.
Drug firm Ranbaxy Laboratories today reported consolidated net loss of Rs 185.92 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.
Decorative contact lenses may seem like a fun accessory, but if you're not careful, they can cause serious eye damage.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 06:12 pm
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