More Than 100 People Have Ended Their Lives Under California's Right-to-Die Law
During the first six month's of California's right-to-die law , 111 people in the state ended their lives using lethal prescriptions. The law - which allows terminally ill...
7 hours ago - Time
Injectable plant-based nanoparticles delay tumor progression
Researchers discovered injecting potato virus particles into melanoma tumor sites activates an anti-tumor immune system response. And simultaneously injecting the nanoscale...
7 hours ago - ScienceDaily
Corneal Edema: Is Your Patient Receiving Amantadine?
Amantadine-induced corneal edema, which can mimic a number of other ocular conditions, is best treated simply by discontinuation of the drug. Medscape Medical News
7 hours ago - Medscape
Survey reveals prevalence of marijuana and alcohol use among drivers
In just seven years, the number of marijuana-positive drivers increased 50 percent, according to the 2013-2014 National Roadside Survey of Alcohol & Drug Use by Drivers.
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Knifepoint robbery made up as revenge for drug swindle, court told
Alleged victim of a robbery invented the incident after being sold sugar instead of drugs, jury told.
8 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald
When Is an Opioid Safe to Take?
Doctors say it can treat intense pain, but patients should stay on the drug for shortest time possible Related MedlinePlus Pages: Medication Errors
9 hours ago - MedlinePlus - 2 articles
This Is How Many Women Are Fantasizing About Their Coworkers
Photograph by getty images And here's how many of them actually went through with it When you try and think of the most mundane settings on the planet, very few things can top...
9 hours ago - Mens health
Kenya 1st in Africa to use generic of current AIDS drug
Kenya 1st in Africa to introduce generic version of current AIDS drug of choice
10 hours ago - ABC News
FDA takes important steps to increase patient access to prescription drugs
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is taking two new, important steps to increase competition in the market for prescription drugs and facilitate entry of lower-cost...
10 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Arthritis drug does not cross placenta in pregnancy, study finds
Study suggests that the arthritis drug certolizumab pegol is safe to use in pregnancy, after finding little to no placental transfer from mother to child.
12 hours ago - Medical News Today - 2 articles
The headlines of Master Doctor
Which of these are you?
When it comes to our nutrition, most of want to eat better, we just don't know how. What really makes a change and gets us ready to break out of our old bad eating routines we...
Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure Declined in US
Efforts to improve outpatient treatment and prevention measures have successfully reduced the number of heart failure patients needing hospitalization.
Want To Expand Your Business Beyond Black Consumers? Don't Forget Loyal...
This year the Black American buying power is expected to reach a whopping $1.3 trillion . With a figure like that you may ask yourself, why do most Black-owned companies seek...
Protozoa and Giardia: The Most Common Causes of Waterborne Outbreaks
In developed countries, protozoa of the genera Cryptosporidium and Giardia are among the most common causes of waterborne diarrhoeal outbreaks.
Experts Still Trying to Make Sense of How Seizures Start and Spread
Epilepsy is a fairly common neurological disorder that affects 50 million people around the world. In the United States, it affects about 3 million people.
America's drug addiction revealed in new report
A new report reveals the extent and severity of America's drug problems. It found that marijuana is the nation's drug of choice, with 70 percent of study participants using it.
“When I Was Fat, I Wasn't A Person”: Shonda Rhimes Didn't Like Being...
Actress Gabourey Sidibe recently stated that after having bariatric surgery and losing a great deal of weight, she started receiving all sorts of compliments from people, and...
Bye-Bye Flu Shot, Hello Patch?
Early results look promising for dissolvable microneedle vaccine Related MedlinePlus Pages: Flu , Flu Shot
Being open to new experiences reduces your migraine risk
Researchers from Semmelweis University in Budapest found that neuroticism - a personality trait associated with nervousness and irritability - increases your migraine risk.
Aspirin reduces the risk of pre-eclampsia by up to 82%
Professor David Wright from the University of Exeter, said: 'The results show that aspirin can prevent pre-eclampsia in high-risk pregnancies. I hope that they will alter...