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JEREMIE, HAITI (Reuters) - The Haitian city of Jeremie was completely destroyed.
Researchers have conducted the first human tests of transplants to repair damaged knees using cartilage cells harvested from the noses of a small num
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Is the FDA really getting softer when it comes to drug approvals? How the agency handles the case of Alkermes' experimental antidepressant could be telling after the company reports a surprising succe
Mr. Trump alluded to abortions happening “on the final day.” Doctors say that scenario does not happen.
PARIS (Reuters) - The French government is set to drop plans to introduce a carbon tax, French financial daily Les Echos said on Thursday.
ARIAD Pharmaceuticals has bumped the price of Iclusig by at least 8 per cent every quarter - amounting to a 39 per cent increase. It now costs $199,000 a year, up $80,000 in a few years.
There appears to be a silver lining, if you want to call it that, to the epidemic of drug overdose deaths in the United States. The surge in these fatalities has produced an increase in the number of
At least there's one thing we all have in common in this election: it's stressing us out. I recently wrote a segment for a prominent US television show about election anxiety, which is sweeping the
(Reuters) - Alkermes Plc on Thursday said its lead depression drug met the main goal of a pivotal late-stage trial in patients not helped by standard antidepressants, and the company's shares surged 4
This article first appeared on QuietRev.comOne in five million children is born a prodigy, meaning she or he will reach a professional level of expertise in some skill before adolescence. Mozart, for
Looking back, the most surprising thing about Robert Wadlow was his normal height and weight at birth. When he was born on February 22, 1918, Wadlow weighed 8 lbs 6 ounces (3.8 kg) and was 20 inches t
Dennis Thompson, HealthDay News Researchers say laboratory studies show the cells of black Americans mount a much stronger immune response to infection than those of European-Americans.
One case involves employee who handles prepared food; second is Detroit resident who ate at prepared food section             
HealthDay News Cyber dating abuse can be a problem even among sixth graders, a new study finds.
By Shayla Love "I would describe my emotional 'palette' as very limited," the research subject wrote. "The subtleties that other people seem comfortable with are really quite alien to me -- the disti
HealthDay News Children 14 and younger require only two doses of the HPV vaccine rather than the previously recommended three shots, U.S. health officials now say.
Alan Mozes, HealthDay News A charming ceramic reminder of a Mexican vacation could end up giving you lead poisoning, a new study warns.
By Jennifer Adaeze Okwerekwu Over the past few days, social media has been on fire with the story of Dr. Tamika Cross, who was flying on Delta when a flight attendant asked for a doctor to help a pas
(Reuters) - Alkermes Plc said its lead depression drug met the main goal of a late-stage trial, sending its shares up 48 pct in extended trading.
Ryan MaassCAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Researchers at MIT have developed a 3D imaging technique that maps serotonin as it's reabsorbed into neurons in a living brain.
(Reuters Health) - Widely used non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are associated with an increased risk of heart failure - even in people without a history of cardiac issues, a recent stud
Quebec Health Minister Gaétan Barrette says he has proof a 26-year-old Jehovah's Witness woman who died during childbirth at a hospital near Quebec C
If you share a bed, little acts of kindness can make bed-sharing a lot easier for your partner. And those acts of kindness may help to make things go better in your relationship. There are a million
The holiday season is almost here. This time of year can be especially tough for anyone trying to lose weight and get healthy. From office parties to family get-togethers, Halloween candy and Thanksgi
Have you ever wanted to commit wholeheartedly to something that you knew would be great for you, whether a new diet, a passionate pursuit, or a more loving relationship? Yet discovered that invariably
When Viagra first came on the market in 1998, it became everyone’s favorite punchline. Now, with the erectile dysfunction treatment generating more than $1.14 billion in U.S. sales last year an
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazilian prosecutors said on Thursday they charged 22 people, 21 of them for qualified homicide, for their roles in the collapse of a tailings dam at the Samarco iron ore m
Ryan MaassWASHINGTON, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- A new study supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse provides a more detailed view of the human cannabinoid receptor.
Muscles have their own body clock that changes depending on the time of day, according to research by Chicago's Northwestern University. It means your body responds differently to day and night work
(Reuters Health) - The number of children getting bitten by copperheads and other venomous snakes has more than doubled in recent years, a U.S. study suggests.
Ryan MaassVIENNA, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Researchers at the University of Vienna have discovered new details about how cells dispose of waste products in a new study.

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