An 18-year old Mumbai woman is finally granted to gain access to Bedaquiline, a restricted tuberculosis drug after winning a long battle in an Indian Court.
After four patients travelled to Uganda, they were treated with malaria drugs last year. After a year, malaria returned and showed signs of resistance to the drugs.
Electrical treatment is being explored as a possible option in treating bulimia symptoms. Brain stimulation is believed by scientists to be the best solution to effectively treat this condition.
Opioid overdose antidote drug Evzio, has increased its price from $690 to $4500. It's another expensive talking auto-injector from the pharmaceutical company Kaleo. Most consumers may not be able to afford it.
An international team is working on a project to build humanoid robots, also called as Pepper Robots, to enhance the healthcare for the elderly.
Annabelle and Imogen Weir are now ten-months-old. They weigh only 11 and 12lb and wear sized 0-3 month baby clothes.
Police found "King of Death" at scenes of two fatal overdoses in the past week in Atlantic City. Authorities advise good samaritans to call 911 to prevent heroin overdose and possible deaths.
Taking medications to counter the effect of insomnia has been a growing practice for most Americans. In fact, melatonin intake has doubled in the United States between 2007 to2012.
Alexandra Laird is back in the news after giving birth to her daughter who was born addicted to opiates.
Recent studies reveal that virtual reality can be equipped to diagnose and treat visual vertigo.
Doctors from India were stunned after pulling out a 6-foot tapeworm through a patient's mouth treat the worm infections that may have been caused by food contamination.
Maine will be the eighth state that voted to legalize marijuana. The changes approved will allow consumption of the drug on private property.
Scientists binds the LSD to serotonin 2b receptors and discovered a lid-like reaction. The longer the lid-like reaction takes place the longer the acid trip.
House Committee voted 11 to 1 and passed House Bill 1438. Bill allows the county or municipality to set up needle exchange programs with less involvement from the state without having to declare a public health emergency.
Shark Antibodies pave new ways to get therapeutic medicines into the brain. This can help treat brain diseases such as Alzeihmer's and Parkinson's.