Five advocacy groups are calling for stronger warning labels to be printed on boxes of the anti-smoking drug, Chantix.
According to the early results from a phase I trial, a vaccine for the chikungunya virus could be available over the next five to 10 years.
Pharmaceutical company, Pfizer is facing a surge in lawsuits filed by women who are claiming that the cholesterol-lowering drug gave them type 2 diabetes.
A large clinical trial found that niacin did not reduce one's risk of heart attack or stroke.
A new study concluded that vaccines are safe for children and do not cause health conditions such as autism and leukemia.
The FDA warns consumers about dangerous allergic reactions that can be caused by using over-the-counter acne treatments.
Orexigen Therapeutics' diet pill, Contrave is expected to be approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
A new drug taken with chemotherapy can increase a breast cancer patient's chances of getting pregnant after treatment ends.
A new study found that delaying hormone depletion therapy is safe for some prostate cancer patients.
The latest data suggest that e-cigarette injuries have risen.
A new pill that has the potential to replace the allergy shot was just approved by the FDA.
Generic drug makers are planning on fighting the FDA's proposed regulations that would make these companies liable for any side effects suffered by consumers.
The FDA reminds people to remember to stick to the instructions when taking over-the-counter laxatives.
Acupuncture can help relieve side effects of breast cancer drugs, a new study suggests.
New guidelines recommend doctors to prescribe hypertensive medications for seniors over the age of 60 once their reading reaches or passes 150/90.
Most people don't look forward to going to the doctor's office, but there are things you can do to make your trip more enjoyable. One of the best ways to make your visit more enjoyable is to work on building a rapport with everyone in the office the minute you walk in the door.