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  1. J&J says its psoriasis drug superior to Novartis' in studyWed, 12 Dec 2018 07:11:50 -0500
    Johnson & Johnson said on Wednesday its drug Tremfya was more effective than a rival medicine from Novartis AG, and met the main goal of a late-stage study in adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis. More...
  2. FDA declines to approve reformulated Mallinckrodt opioidWed, 12 Dec 2018 06:57:50 -0500
    Mallinckrodt Plc said on Wednesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve an abuse-deterrent version of its opioid painkiller Roxicodone. More...
  3. Lilly partners with AC Immune for Alzheimer's treatmentWed, 12 Dec 2018 06:55:26 -0500
    U.S. drugmaker Eli Lilly & Co and AC Immune SA have agreed to jointly develop the Swiss biotech's potential treatment for Alzheimer's disease. More...
  4. Physician assistant faces U.S. trial over Insys opioid kickbacksWed, 12 Dec 2018 06:09:50 -0500
    A former physician assistant is set to face trial in New Hampshire on Wednesday over charges he accepted kickbacks from Insys Therapeutics Inc to prescribe a highly addictive fentanyl spray the drugmaker produced. More...
  5. China reports new African swine fever outbreaks in Sichuan, Qinghai provincesWed, 12 Dec 2018 03:51:32 -0500
    China's agriculture ministry said on Wednesday two new African swine fever outbreaks were confirmed in Sichuan and Qinghai provinces. More...
  6. Indivior wins fresh hold on Dr. Reddy's Suboxone copyWed, 12 Dec 2018 03:50:52 -0500
    Indivior Plc has secured another hold on the launch of a generic competitor to its best-selling opioid addiction drug in the United States, the London-listed company said on Wednesday. More...
  7. Weeding out foreigners: strains over Thailand's legalization of marijuanaTue, 11 Dec 2018 23:38:31 -0500
    Thailand is set to become the first Asian country to legalize medical marijuana, but a battle is brewing between local and foreign firms over control of a potentially lucrative market. More...
  8. McDonald's to curb antibiotic use in its beef supplyTue, 11 Dec 2018 19:24:05 -0500
    McDonald's Corp said on Tuesday it plans to reduce the use of antibiotics in its global beef supply, fueling projections that other restaurants will follow suit. More...
  9. Many older adults don't take prescribed antidepressantsTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:39:55 -0500
    (Reuters Health) - - Older adults who are prescribed medication for depression by primary care physicians often fail to start taking these drugs or to continue using them as directed, a Dutch study suggests. More...
  10. Many young physicians don't get doctor-recommended child and family leaveTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:36:20 -0500
    (Reuters Health) - - Physicians training at many of the top U.S. medical schools get much less time off for childbearing and family leave than the 12 weeks recommended by doctors, two new studies suggest. More...
Health
  1. Alcohol, mortality, and cancer risk: Is moderation key?Thu, 21 Jun 2018 06:24:00 EST
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  2. Labor Dept. Issues Final Rule on Association Health PlansWed, 20 Jun 2018 21:25:16 EST
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  3. Trump unveils new health plan; Democrats call it 'junk insurance'Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:46:39 EST
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  4. Grab summer's chance to eat healthy without breaking the bankTue, 19 Jun 2018 18:40:18 EST
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  5. Smoking rate in U.S. hits all-time low, CDC saysTue, 19 Jun 2018 06:40:03 EST
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  6. World Health Organization adds gaming disorder to disease classificationsMon, 18 Jun 2018 18:04:56 EST
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  7. Breaking These Health Rules Can Lead to an Early DeathMon, 18 Jun 2018 06:38:27 EST
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  8. Green tea compound may protect heart healthSun, 17 Jun 2018 16:20:30 EST
    Green tea compound may protect heart health More...
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  9. 'Health inspector' targets black family at pool with outburst over 'diseases'Fri, 15 Jun 2018 08:03:50 EST
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  10. Will you catch the flu? Answer could be in your bloodFri, 15 Jun 2018 07:59:16 EST
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Fox Health
  1. Michigan State Police escort home girl with life-threatening diseaseWed, 12 Dec 2018 02:52:04 GMT
    A 6-year-old girl in Michigan got a very special escort home upon her release from a months-longhospital stay, police revealed Tuesday. More...
  2. Young girl wakes up from two-week coma: 'Our Christmas miracle is happening'Tue, 11 Dec 2018 19:48:16 GMT
    The family of a Florida teen with cystic fibrosis was shocked and amazed after their 17-year-old daughter unexpectedly woke up from a two-week coma last week, but say prayer is still needed. More...
  3. Woman had left breast removed after contracting sepsis in implantTue, 11 Dec 2018 18:25:52 GMT
    A waitress in Nevada has undergone her fourth reconstructive surgery in two years after she developed sepsis in her left breast implant and had to have it removed in order to save her life. More...
  4. Jimmy Dean sausage recalled over potential metal contaminationTue, 11 Dec 2018 16:45:19 GMT
    More than 29,000 pounds of certain Jimmy Dean sausage products were recalled following reports they possibly contained pieces of metal. More...
  5. Terminally ill mom dies week after dream weddingTue, 11 Dec 2018 16:00:00 GMT
    A terminally-ill mother has died just days after friends organized her dream wedding in just 36 hours. More...
  6. Doctors caught between struggling opioid patients and crackdown on prescriptionsTue, 11 Dec 2018 15:35:42 GMT
    Doctors are opting to stop prescribing legal opioids even to people who are left bedridden without them -- as insurers, pharmacies, state medical boards and state and federal law enforcement authorities warn them about overstepping federal opioid prescribing guidelines (issued in 2016 by the Centers for Disease Control) and the regulatory or third-party limits that followed on the number of pills and daily dosage they can give patients. Some have stopped prescribing opioids after being faced with losing their medical license or getting arrested. More...
  7. Boy, 6, diagnosed with flesh-eating bacteria after positive strep testTue, 11 Dec 2018 15:05:38 GMT
    A 6-year-old boy in Mississippi is fighting for his life after a flesh-eating bacteria infection sneakily spread through his legs for days. More...
  8. Surgeons separate 3-day-old conjoined twins in 5-hour operationTue, 11 Dec 2018 13:37:10 GMT
    Surgeons in India posed fora celebratory selfieafter successfully separating 3-day-old conjoined twins in a painstaking operation. More...
  9. James Bond has a 'severe' drinking problem, researchers argueMon, 10 Dec 2018 19:40:58 GMT
    Hes blowing well over a 0.07. More...
  10. As doctors taper or end opioid prescriptions, many patients driven to despair, suicideMon, 10 Dec 2018 16:29:34 GMT
    Doctors and medical establishments are sharply reducing doses of or altogether no long prescribing -- pain medications, leaving many among the estimated 20 million Americans who suffer from daily debilitating chronic pain to consider ending their lives, and many others to kill themselves. More...
Weight Loss
  1. Elle Macpherson under fire for 'beach body' summer weight loss adviceThu, 21 Jun 2018 06:25:55 EST
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  2. For obese people with a common joint disorder, weight loss can lead ...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 21:26:27 EST
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  3. Elmhurst Hospital patients weight-loss journey started by accidentWed, 20 Jun 2018 06:48:07 EST
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  4. Weight Loss May Reduce Pain Caused Due To Osteoarthritis: 5 Diet ...Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:42:05 EST
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  5. If Your Weight-Loss Progress Has Hit a Wall, It's Time to Do These 5 ThingsTue, 19 Jun 2018 06:41:22 EST
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  6. This Doctor Reveals 1 Reason to Go Keto and It's Not Weight LossMon, 18 Jun 2018 18:06:29 EST
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  7. Exactly How This Crazy-Busy Mom Lost 50 Pounds In 6 MonthsMon, 18 Jun 2018 06:39:49 EST
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  8. Adolescents Who Consume Diet High in Saturated Fats May Develop Poor Stress SkillsSun, 17 Jun 2018 16:23:33 EST
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  9. Do These 9 Things to Overcome a Weight-Loss PlateauFri, 15 Jun 2018 08:08:10 EST
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  10. Polk woman accused of posing as nurseThu, 14 Jun 2018 18:39:27 EST
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