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Who Owns H.I.V.-Prevention Drugs? The Taxpayers, U.S. Says

In an unexpected lawsuit, federal officials claim that Gilead Sciences willfully disregarded government patents on medicines necessary to end the AID...

Who Owns H.I.V.-Prevention Drugs? The Taxpayers, U.S. Says

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Woman, 23, denies she owns packet of drugs found in her vagina DRUGS were found in a woman’s vagina after a strip search by cops – but she has denied owning them....
19:56, 2019-08-02

Taxpayers deserve a maximum tax cut in Ohio’s new budget Ohio state lawmakers are on the verge of negotiating final, two-year budget legislation, after the Senate and House both passed competing budget bill...
21:56, 2019-06-28

New windfarms will not cost taxpayers after subsidies hit record low Cost of supporting offshore turbines drops to less than market price for energyNew renewable energy projects will be built at no extra cost for milli...
10:56, 2019-09-20

Uber Takes Texas Taxpayers For A Ride Uber, the ride-hailing company that has lost $16.2 billion over the last two and a half years, got a bit of good news thanks to the generosity of Tex...
16:00, 2019-08-22

State GOP chair: Cuomo cares more about criminals than taxpayers ​The chairman of the New York State Republican Party slammed Gov. Cuomo for caring more about criminals than “hard-working” taxpayers. Ni...
20:20, 2019-06-30

Monarchy cost British taxpayers $85.2 million last year LONDON (AP) — Buckingham Palace says the monarchy cost British taxpayers 67 million pounds ($85.2 million) during 2018-19, a 41% increase on the prev...
01:36, 2019-06-25

NY taxpayers send most money to Washington but receive least funding New York taxpayers are being milked by the feds more than those in any other state. The Empire State residents send more money to Washington and rece...
04:20, 2019-06-09

New UK nuclear funding model could leave taxpayers liable Ministers are expected to announce plans to bolster nuclear industry this weekThe government will set out plans to resuscitate the UK’s struggling nu...
15:32, 2019-07-14

Pension-pork bills could cost NY taxpayers extra $1.5B They’re doling out the pork. Paying for the New York’s retired municipal workers could cost taxpayers an additional $1.5 billion dollars this year th...
04:52, 2019-06-07

Who owns England? – podcast It is a simple question with an incredibly complex answer – not even the Land Registry knows the exact ownership of all parts of the country. Guy Shr...
04:40, 2019-07-05

Defense contractor the Pentagon accused of 'gouging our taxpayers' repays $16M A defense contractor accused of overcharging the Pentagon for mission-critical parts has agreed to repay the government $16 million after its executi...
00:48, 2019-05-25

Shale gas fracking wasted ‘millions of taxpayers’ cash’, say scientists Scientists say research on carbon capture was always better environmental optionMinisters have been condemned for wasting millions of pounds of taxpa...
09:44, 2019-11-03

TurboTax says report about duping low-income taxpayers is ‘fake news’ It’s one of the most charged phrases in American culture at the moment and now a tax prep giant is using it to fend off accusations that it cheated c...
22:36, 2019-05-02

Why are taxpayers subsidising the oil and gas companies that jeopardise our future? | Clive Lewis Instead of hoping market forces solve the climate crisis, the government needs to stop giving tax breaks to pollutersLast October, the world’s most r...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Prince Harry, Meghan’s home renovations cost taxpayers $3M Buckingham Palace says the monarchy cost the taxpayer 67 million pounds ($85.2 million) during 2018-19, a 41% increase on the previous financial year...
11:44, 2019-06-25

Millions of US taxpayers’ money invested in private prison firms At least 20 public worker pension funds have invested in firms profiting from Trump’s immigration policy, including California and New York This stor...
13:40, 2019-07-11

An Empty Detention Center for Immigrant Children Is Costing Taxpayers $720,000 a Day The Homestead facility in Florida for unaccompanied immigrant children is still costing taxpayers about $600 a night for 1,200 empty beds....
20:00, 2019-09-19

Taxpayers footed bill for $4.5M in trips by MP spouses, partners over last four years Four of the five top claimants for spousal travel were Conservatives — except for Jody Wilson-Raybould....
13:04, 2019-09-10

Surge: 14.3 million illegal immigrants in US costing taxpayers $130B Fueled by lax laws, promises of sanctuary, and a growing threat to shut down the U.S.-Mexico border, the illegal immigrant population in the United S...
14:57, 2019-09-23

Man Owns McLaren for 10 Minutes Before Getting it Impounded Everyone is excited when the first pick up their new car, especially if their new car is a McLaren 600LT. Then they’re really excited. Possibly medic...
20:44, 2019-06-28

City Council hits up taxpayers to fund 2021 mayoral campaigns The City Council rewrote local campaign laws Thursday in a move critics claim was done to boost the mayoral campaign of Speaker Corey Johnson while h...
03:44, 2019-06-14

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s home renovations cost taxpayers $3M Fixtures, fittings, and furnishings at the Victorian-era structure were paid for by the royal couple....
18:00, 2019-06-25

Mayor Pete pays for his security, but de Blasio sticks NYC taxpayers with bill Mayor Bill de Blasio continues to stick city taxpayers with his security bill while traveling out of state on his quixotic presidential bid, while sm...
00:08, 2019-07-19

Mortgage Lenders Are Shifting Climate Risks Onto Taxpayers, Study Finds After hurricanes, mortgage lenders offload more of their vulnerable loans to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, whose rules prevent them from saying no....
13:16, 2019-09-27

Who Owns Huawei? The Company Tried to Explain. It Got Complicated. The Chinese tech giant wants to put to rest concerns that it is susceptible to influence by the country’s government. That has been no easy task....
13:20, 2019-04-25

A Turkish woman owns over 3,000 coffee cups Coffee is an important part of Turkish culture. Mesude Isikli of Osmaniye, Turkey, has collected over 3,000 coffee cups, and that's not even the worl...
02:00, 2019-08-10

Conor McGregor owns up to viral pub punch: ‘That’s not who I am’ Conor McGregor expressed contrition in his first public statement since video of the MMA fighter punching a man in a pub went viral last week. “...
02:48, 2019-08-23

Don Jr. Owns Roy Moore in Depressing Twitter Feud Tonight on Twitter, Donald Trump Jr. warned failed Senate candidate and alleged pedophile Roy Moore to stay out of the 2020 Alabama race for Senate. ...
04:52, 2019-05-29

Climate crisis: business leaders say cost to taxpayers will spiral unless new policies introduced Organisations such as Australian Industry Group and National Farmers’ Federation letter says greater private-sector action neededIndustry, farming an...
08:44, 2019-10-30

End fossil fuels subsidies, and stop using taxpayers’ money to destroy the world: Guterres “We need to tax pollution, not people”, and “end subsidies for fossil fuels,” Secretary-General António Guterres told the World Summit of the R20 Coa...
16:52, 2019-05-28

Los Angeles sues H&R Block and maker of TurboTax for allegedly misleading low-income taxpayers LOS ANGELES — The City of Los Angeles filed suit Monday against tax preparers H&R Block and Intuit, maker of the popular software TurboTax, alleging ...
01:32, 2019-05-07

'Like taking candy from a baby': Pentagon accuses defense contractor of 'gouging our taxpayers' Congress took aim at a key defense contractor Wednesday for what the Pentagon's acquisition chief called "gouging our taxpayers" using "a disgraceful...
02:04, 2019-05-17

Who owns life? The world is about to decide, with huge ramifications A debate between countries over who can access and exploit the planet’s genetic resources will have ramifications for all of us, says Laura Spinney...
19:20, 2019-11-06

Bernie's Campaign Is Now Directly Supporting Strikes, Which Owns The Bernie Sanders campaign used its massive platform and organizing apparatus to rally support for University of California workers’ one-day strike ...
21:00, 2019-05-17

This 10-year-old owns this drum cover of a Paramore song When you were a kid, did your parents ever force you to practice your band instruments? Like, literally locked you in a room to make sure you got 30 ...
19:52, 2019-05-08

Tom Brady owns Max Kellerman again with ‘cliff’ Instagram post If there is one thing that Tom Brady enjoys the most — besides winning Super Bowls — it’s proving his doubters wrong. ESPN “First Take” h...
16:56, 2019-06-28

Grubhub owns over 30K websites disguised as restaurant homepages In all cases reviewed by The Post, Grubhub’s copycat sites use the restaurants’ logos — even as they direct customers to its Grubhub and Seamless sit...
04:28, 2019-07-01

North Carolina wants to know who owns voting-machine makers RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s elections board is delaying a decision on certifying voting-machine makers until learning more about who ...
20:56, 2019-06-14

Noted dog breeder owns kennels where dogs found in squalor KINGSWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A former Westminster Dog Show winning breeder who co-owns a kennel where nearly 200 dogs were reportedly living in squalor say...
17:00, 2019-06-14

Tom Brady owns Twitter troll whining about Madden rating Tom Brady isn’t tolerating any Twitter disrespect. Madden NFL 20 released its player ratings Monday, prompting ample discussion and disagreement from...
19:44, 2019-07-16

Report: Nintendo quietly owns up to “Joy-Con drift,” will repair for free Enlarge / One guess as to how Nintendo will repair Joy-Con controllers suffering from a widely reported drift issue. (credit: Nintendo / Sam Machkove...
02:52, 2019-07-24

Did You Know Hasbro Now Owns Death Row Records? It’s True and We’re Not Playing Games To all you toys out there, who don’t want to be under a parent company where the CEO...all up in your playpen, all in the sandbox, dancin’...then com...
19:52, 2019-08-27

In Apex Legends' New Halloween Mode, Being Dead Totally Owns Usually, it’s bad to die in Apex Legends, as it is in most games. Not so in Shadowfall, the new limited time mode running until November 5....
02:32, 2019-10-16

Two women in New Mexico, where Epstein owns a ranch, have accused him of sex abuse Two people have accused Jeffrey Epstein of sexual abuse in New Mexico, where the multi-millionaire pedophile owns a sprawling ranch in the desert sou...
01:52, 2019-07-16

Even In Defeat, Bryce Harper Owns The Hell Out Of Hunter Strickland A funny moment occurred in the seventh inning of Tuesday night’s game between the Washington Nationals and the Philadelphia Phillies. Bryce Harper, p...
04:44, 2019-09-25

Jeanette Winterson Owns the Entire Oxford English Dictionary “To me, a proper dictionary is a book of spells,” says the novelist, whose most recent book is “Frankissstein.”...
11:32, 2019-09-26

Prince Harry, Meghan's Frogmore Cottage home renovations cost taxpayers $3 million The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s home was renovated with 2.4 million pounds ($3.06 million) of taxpayers’ money, royal accounts revealed ...
16:12, 2019-06-25

Angus Taylor will not rule out taxpayers paying to replace or extend Liddell coal plant’s life Energy minister leaves all options open for taskforce studying Liddell closure Angus Taylor has announced a taskforce to study the expected closure o...
03:04, 2019-08-09

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry spend $3M of taxpayers’ cash on Frogmore Cottage refurb: report Harry and Meghan’s refurb of their Frogmore Cottage home has so far cost taxpayers a whopping $3 million. The couple’s new residence now boasts a des...
10:44, 2019-06-25

IndyCar Team Now Owns Entire Series And Also Indianapolis Motor Speedway Motorsports in the U.S. are unlike most other sports, in that they’re not owned by a league made up of consortium of team owners, they tend to be own...
19:28, 2019-11-04

Ex-Getty mistress Cynthia Beck owns LA mansion where over 1,000 guns were seized The Los Angeles mansion where authorities uncovered more than a thousand guns after getting an anonymous tip belongs to oil heir Gordon Getty’s...
04:04, 2019-05-10

Thomas Cook collapse: Who owns Hayes Travel? How do I apply for jobs there? Hays Travel has announced it will buy all of Thomas Cook's 555 shops in a move which could save 2,500 jobs....
10:24, 2019-10-10

Angus Taylor met with environment department even as it investigated company he part-owns Exclusive: Energy minister denies interfering with department action over alleged illegal land clearing by company he partially owns with his brother...
06:40, 2019-06-19

Judge rules museum 'rightfully owns' Nazi-looted painting A US judge allows a Madrid museum to keep the painting a Jewish woman was forced to give up in 1939....
14:08, 2019-05-01

College football Over/Unders: Clemson owns slight edge over Alabama LAS VEGAS — With the release of regular-season win totals just on the horizon, it’s a great time to look ahead at the coming college football season....
18:32, 2019-05-07

Meet the Hero Who Owns Two of the Biggest Auto Maintenance Nightmares of the Modern Era Expensive Volkswagens don’t exactly have great reputations for reliability, serviceability, or cost of maintenance, so when the company decided to bu...
00:40, 2019-08-01

Major IndyCar Team Now Owns Entire Series And Also Indianapolis Motor Speedway Motorsports in the U.S. are unlike most other sports, in that they’re not owned by a league made up of consortium of team owners, they tend to be own...
19:00, 2019-11-04

White House Owns Self Again by Accidentally Sending Ukraine Talking Points to Democrats Earlier today, the Trump administration published a condensed memo (not a transcript!!!) of Trump’s call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky,...
19:00, 2019-09-25

3 reasons to invest in real estate, according to a financial planner who owns 10 rental properties Courtesy of Brent Sutherland Brent Sutherland is a certified financial planner and real-estate investor. In an article published on CoachCarson.com, ...
20:52, 2019-10-21

LVMH just offered to buy Tiffany & Co — here's a look at 17 of the most iconic brands the French luxury giant owns AP Images/Paul Sakuma Luxury conglomerate LVMH has announced interest in buying jewelry retailer Tiffany and Co. As Reuters reported, the deal could ...
17:20, 2019-10-29

Why Kevin Smith put a 'Dogma' character in his new movie even though Harvey Weinstein still owns the rights Lionsgate Films Kevin Smith told Business Insider why he referenced "Dogma" in his new movie, "Jay and Silent Bob Reboot," though he doesn't own the ...
18:32, 2019-10-16

McDonald's new CEO didn't own any shares of the company before last week. Now he owns half a million dollars' worth. Richa Naidu/Reuters Last week Chris Kempczinski was the US president of McDonald's and didn't own any shares in the company. One week later, Kempczin...
17:40, 2019-11-07

Nelson Agholor owns up to drop, takes blame for Eagles loss: 'I have to make that play' Agholor had a crucial drop on Eagles final possession that would have given Philadelphia the lead in loss...
17:48, 2019-09-16

Today in self-owns: Guy picks wholly unnecessary Twitter fight with one of the world's most dangerous gangs There’s an oft-repeated Online Age proverb that goes something like this: “Every day, the internet picks a protagonist. Try not to let it be you.” It...
04:36, 2019-05-25

Home Office spent thousands in taxpayers' money on Crystal Maze staff trip at height of Windrush scandal Home Office managers have been reminded to spend taxpayers' money "carefully and wisely" after splashing thousands on a team-building trip to the Cry...
19:08, 2019-08-06

MP Bronwyn Taylor lobbied state government over alleged illegal land clearing on property she owns Sister-in-law of Angus Taylor called state office of environment and told them she was an MP and had done nothing wrongBronwyn Taylor, the New South ...
09:24, 2019-06-28

Hatton Garden heist gang member still owns homes in London and Spain, court hears A member of the Hatton Garden gang still owns homes in London and Spain despite failing to pay back millions of pounds in the heist, a court heard....
20:44, 2019-06-18

16 winning facts about this year's Miss South Africa finalists - Who has more than 70 pageant titles and who owns a pizza restaurant? The Miss South Africa 2019 top 16 finalist have been announced, and for the first time, you will have a say in who takes the crown....
09:04, 2019-07-18

Federal grand jury indicts two more employees at company that owns duck boat that sank in Missouri, killing 17 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Federal grand jury indicts two more employees at company that owns duck boat that sank in Missouri, killing 17....
00:52, 2019-06-21

Crossrail bosses accused by MPs over 'letting down taxpayers' in two-year delay Crossrail bosses showed a "staggering" degree of over-optimism in believing they could open the crisis-hit train line on time, MPs said today....
18:36, 2019-07-19

The 'reclusive' billionaire who owns the LA Lakers and Coachella is also the richest man in Colorado — here's how Philip Anschutz makes and spends his $11.4 billion fortune Harry How/Getty Images Philip Anschutz is an American businessman who's worth an estimated $11.4 billion, according to Forbes. He's one of only two p...
15:32, 2019-11-08

Elon Musk, who claims he's low on cash, recently sold his LA mansion for nearly $4 million — and that was just one of several properties he owns in the area. Take a look inside his real-estate portfolio. Ruobing Su/Business Insider Elon Musk testified that he is "financially illiquid," according to a legal filing written by the lawyer for British dive...
15:28, 2019-10-18

Hays Travel buys Thomas Cook stores: Who owns the travel agent? How do I apply for jobs there? Hays Travel has announced it will buy all of Thomas Cook's 555 shops in a move which could save 2,500 jobs....
17:52, 2019-10-09

Brexit news latest: Government's 'rushed and risky' ferry scheme cost taxpayers £85m, watchdog says The government's Brexit ferry programme has been slammed as "rushed and risky" and has cost taxpayers £85 million, a financial watchdog has warned....
06:16, 2019-07-10

Minnesota taxpayers footed the bill for Jimmy Fallon's 'Tonight Show' Super Bowl broadcast Minnesota taxpayers helped foot the bill when Jimmy Fallon broadcast "The Tonight Show" from Minneapolis as part of last year's Super Bowl festi...
08:00, 2019-07-18

President Trump has abandoned his plan to host the next G7 at his Miami golf resort. Here's a look inside all 16 golf courses he owns around the world. Patrick Semansky/AP President Donald Trump owns 16 golf courses across the US (12 golf courses), Europe (three golf courses), and the Middle East (on...
18:20, 2019-10-21

Debt Collectors: Who Owns Your Debt? How debt collectors and debt buyers put the squeeze on Americans, and prospect on the possibility of financial catastrophe....
19:40, 2019-10-11

The War on Drugs Is a War on the Climate The U.S. War on Drugs has a troubled history riddled with racism, propaganda, and failure as the country remains one of the top markets for illegal d...
21:40, 2019-10-09

Drugs: UK should consider legalising possession, MPs say The UK's position on drugs is "clearly failing" and a "radical new approach" is required, MPs say....
02:44, 2019-10-23

Do Smart Drugs Work? If you’re looking to make your brain work better, you have plenty of options. You can start sleeping better, invest in a juicer, spend time at a dece...
20:16, 2019-11-11

Drugs found in deadly hit-and-run TUCSON – As police continue to investigate a deadly hit-and-run that occurred Monday night, court records reveal new details about the suspect. Detec...
00:20, 2019-06-15

Who should pay when medical drugs become too expensive to buy? We depend on private companies to develop new drugs and treatments, but their need to profit has far-reaching consequences...
12:08, 2019-06-17

What are nootropics (smart drugs)? Nootropics, or smart drugs, aim to enhance cognitive performance. Prescription stimulants and nonprescription substances, including caffeine, are con...
23:36, 2019-09-19

Japanese Man Arrested With Wario Drugs A 27 year-old man has been arrested in Tokushima having been found with 50 MDMA/ecstacy tablets in his possession, most of them shaped like Wario....
03:04, 2019-06-19

Getting a Good Night’s Sleep Without Drugs Alternatives to prescription drugs for insomnia offer better, safer and more long-lasting solutions, experts say....
15:28, 2019-06-17

Gut bacteria may help explain why drugs don't work for everyone A study with common human gut bacteria and a mouse model investigates whether our microbiome helps explain why drugs work well for some but not other...
19:12, 2019-06-06

Why scientists are searching the ocean for new drugs Medical researchers are increasingly turning their attention to the ocean in their search for new drugs. In this Spotlight, we ask why....
10:48, 2019-06-08

Weight loss possible with psychiatric drugs (Reuters Health) - Even overweight and obese people who take certain psychiatric drugs associated with weight gain may be able to shed excess pounds ...
01:00, 2019-09-06

Foreign drugs import danger The Trump administration just announced it is taking steps to introduce a "safe importation action" pilot program authorizing states, wholesalers, an...
17:12, 2019-08-05

A new way to deliver drugs with pinpoint targeting Most pharmaceuticals must either be ingested or injected into the body to do their work. Either way, it takes some time for them to reach their inten...
18:28, 2019-08-19

Man arrested trying to smuggle drugs into Spain under his wig A man was arrested after being stopped by police during an attempt to smuggle half a kilo of cocaine into Spain by handing it underneath an "oversize...
12:04, 2019-07-16

The Danger Of Drugs: This Man Has Become Annoying After Doing A Drug We all grow up listening to warnings from parents and teachers about the dangers of drug use, but nothing is scarier than seeing someone you know bec...
21:12, 2019-05-13

'New lead' in hunt for better schizophrenia drugs Existing medications do not address the negative symptoms of schizophrenia. A recent study attempted to track down the source of these symptoms....
00:08, 2019-10-09

Bayer says it is looking into established drugs strategy Bayer is looking into future options for its established drugs business, partly because of price pressure in China, the German company's head of phar...
17:04, 2019-04-25

How Some Generic Drugs Could Do More Harm Than Good For the 16 years that Dr. Brian Westerberg, a Canadian surgeon, worked volunteer missions at the Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala, Uganda...
14:44, 2019-05-17

Why Lifesaving Drugs May Be Missing on Your Next Flight Citing chronic shortages, airlines have received exemptions from regulations requiring that flights carry five drugs on board....
20:00, 2019-10-03

First Ever Personal War On Drugs Held In Lee County LEE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – On Saturday hundreds of people came out in Lee County for the first annual Personal War On Drugs event. The gatherin...
04:56, 2019-06-30

Seaweed extract may help design new drugs Drug resistance is a large and growing problem. On the hunt for fresh sources of drugs, scientists have turned to the seaweed in underwater forests....
14:00, 2019-04-18

Drugs firm to pay NHS £8m after competition probe Aspen will make the payment after a competition probe into a life-saving treatment for thousands of patients....
11:44, 2019-08-14

DIY drugs: should hospitals make their own medicine? If pharmaceutical companies rapidly inflate the price of their products, is there an alternative? One Dutch chemist thinks so. By Chris Stokel-Walker...
15:00, 2019-10-15

Why must US patients wait for drugs available in other countries? The United States leads the world in drug development, but we’re in danger of falling behind, to the detriment of countless patients. However, new le...
12:00, 2019-07-31

Pug on drugs: dog overdoses spike in colorado (KUSA) As Sadie the pug was being walked by her human in Denver’s Washington Park last Saturday, something may have caught the attention of her...
22:24, 2019-09-11

Most Osteoporosis Drugs Don’t Build Bone. This One Does. In clinical trials, Evenity substantially increased bone density and prevented fractures more effectively than available treatments, according to the...
22:28, 2019-04-09

'Amazing' gene-silencing drugs reach NHS Doctors say the drugs are making the "previously untreatable, treatable" and have huge potential....
02:20, 2019-07-09

France will end healthcare refunds for homeopathic drugs France will end social security reimbursements for homeopathic drugs and the new policy - which has drawn the fire of alternative medicine advocates ...
22:24, 2019-07-09

Deaths by suicide and drugs highest among Generation X People born in the 1960s and 70s stand out as the generation most likely to die by suicide or drug poisoning, data shows....
19:20, 2019-08-13

David Crosby on kicking drugs in prison: ‘S - - tty way to do it’ Considering his drug addiction, prison stint and health issues — diabetes, a couple heart attacks and a liver transplant necessitated from hepatitis ...
03:48, 2019-07-19

Ebola now curable after trials of drugs in DRC, say scientists Congo results show good survival rates for patients treated quickly with antibodies Ebola can no longer be called an incurable disease, scientists ha...
19:16, 2019-08-12

U.S. seeks $12.7 billion from ‘El Chapo’ — the value of all the drugs he trafficked The sum represents the total amount of cocaine, marijuana and heroin that a jury found Guzman to have trafficked, multiplied by the average prices of...
04:44, 2019-07-06

Traffickers sentenced for shipping drugs through FedEx KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Two men who used Federal Express to ship heroin and methamphetamine from Arizona to Kansas have been sentenced to federal pr...
20:52, 2019-08-02

Michigan man convicted of murder at 13 locked up for drugs PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit-area man known for being convicted of murder at age 13 has been sentenced to at least six years in prison for a drug ...
23:04, 2019-06-25

4 Your Health: Cost of cancer drugs soar The cost of cancer drugs continues to rise. The cost of specialty drugs used to treat cancer and other chronic illness continues to soar. That’...
20:08, 2019-06-25

Jail using medicine to help inmates addicted to drugs CINCINNATI (AP) — The “dope boys” hang out near the jail awaiting newly freed inmates with addiction. They’ll hand you a free sampl...
15:20, 2019-06-29

Some children needlessly given antipsychotic drugs for ADHD Many children are still taking antipsychotic drugs to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder even when they shouldn't be, a new study says....
16:56, 2019-07-29

People more likely to first experiment with drugs during summer: study The temperature isn’t the only thing getting high this summer. People are much more likely to try drugs for the first time in the summer than a...
22:44, 2019-07-23

Tim Dowling: ‘My first podcast idea is called Mum’s on Drugs’ ‘I really don’t think you’ve thought this through,’ the middle one saysOn Sunday evening, my wife and I arrive home from a weekend away. The middle o...
07:36, 2019-07-13

New anticancer strategy 'disguises drugs as fats' Researchers have found a way to 'disguise' anticancer drugs in order to safely deliver higher doses to tumors. This approach was successful in mouse ...
05:08, 2019-07-23

These common drugs may increase dementia risk Drugs that doctors often use in the treatment of overactive bladder, gastrointestinal conditions, and depression may increase dementia risk by almost...
11:00, 2019-06-25

To ease dementia agitation, drugs may not be best option (Reuters Health) - Symptoms of aggression and agitation in dementia patients may respond better to non-drug therapies such as massage, touch therapy ...
00:08, 2019-10-15

U.S. to pay for thousands of doses of HIV drugs for Venezuelan migrants The United States said on Wednesday it will provide thousands of doses of HIV medication to treat Venezuelans in Colombia as part of regional efforts...
01:32, 2019-08-29

AIDS drugs prevent sexual transmission of HIV in gay men A European study of nearly 1,000 gay male couples who had sex without condoms – where one partner had HIV and was taking antiretroviral drugs to supp...
01:16, 2019-05-03

Antibiotic resistance can spread in the absence of drugs Using mice, scientists have recently identified a mechanism independent of antibiotic use that can spread drug resistance among intestinal bacteria....
03:08, 2019-09-10

Too many hooked on prescription drugs - health chiefs Half of those taking drugs including strong painkillers and sleeping pills are on them for more than a year....
11:36, 2019-09-10

US aims to help more cancer patients try experimental drugs CHICAGO — Sally Atwater’s doctor spent two months on calls, messages and paperwork to get her an experimental drug he thinks can fight the lung cance...
11:24, 2019-06-04

The Best Time to Take Your Blood Pressure Drugs May Be at Night Those who took their hypertension medications at bedtime had a lower risk for heart problems....
19:48, 2019-10-23

New drugs for cystic fibrosis patients in Scotland They will have access to the "life-changing" treatment after ministers struck a deal with the drugs company....
11:04, 2019-09-12

Benzodiazepines and z-drugs are prescribed more in poorer areas Over 14 million prescriptions for benzodiazepine and z-drugs were made in England in 2017, with more being filled in areas of socioeconomic deprivati...
18:52, 2019-10-23

Why Aren’t Cancer Drugs Better? The Targets Might Be Wrong Drugs can stop cancer cells if they attack the right proteins. But many of these targets were chosen with dated, imprecise technology, a new study su...
18:16, 2019-09-12

Feds seize $3.8M worth of drugs at border TUCSON – Federal authorities say they seized nearly 268 pounds of narcotics in three recent seizures at the U.S.-Mexico border. Last Thursday morning...
12:28, 2019-05-02

California Makes H.I.V.-Prevention Drugs Available Without a Prescription The state is the first in the nation to allow pharmacists to dispense PrEP and PEP, drugs that can prevent new H.I.V. infections, over the counter....
11:32, 2019-10-09

Wanted Mexican cartel boss is behind one-third of drugs in the US A Mexican drug kingpin known as “El Mencho” has become a “number one priority” for authorities as they crack down on the high...
18:32, 2019-09-27

Then It Fell Apart by Moby review – sex, drugs and self-loathing The superstar DJ’s account of his journey from poverty to wild parties in mansions is funny and often harrowingFor many people, evacuating your bowel...
15:16, 2019-05-21

Mom accused of doing drugs, passing out in front of kids CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities say a West Virginia mom who passed out in a McDonald’s bathroom after doing drugs in front of her kids has...
13:16, 2019-05-08

New capsule can orally deliver drugs that usually have to be injected Many drugs, especially those made of proteins, cannot be taken orally because they are broken down in the gastrointestinal tract before they can take...
17:52, 2019-10-07

Phoenix mom accused of using daughter to hide drugs PHOENIX – A Phoenix mother has been indicted for allegedly using her 13-year-old daughter to try and hide cocaine from officers during a traffic stop...
23:56, 2019-10-16

Adults 'ignorant' over children's access to drugs Carson Price, 13, is one of at least 12 under-16s who have died since 2017 after taking ecstasy....
18:40, 2019-10-25

U.S. prices for multiple sclerosis drugs are on the rise (Reuters Health) - Annual costs of disease modifying treatments for multiple sclerosis more than quadrupled from 2006 to 2016 as several new, costly ...
02:24, 2019-08-28

Trudeau confirms that the Liberals are not looking to decriminalize drugs Trudeau has repeatedly resisted calls to decriminalize drug possession as a way to help curb rising overdose death rates....
01:36, 2019-09-25

Prescription drugs sold illegally in Uganda The BBC has uncovered evidence that prescription drugs have been taken out of circulation by health workers and sold on illegally....
09:28, 2019-06-17

Cannabis-based medicines: Two drugs approved for NHS The drugs, used to treat epilepsy and multiple sclerosis, are recommended for use by the NHS in England....
03:24, 2019-11-11

6 Ways to Save Money on Prescription Drugs The cost of prescription drugs in the U.S. has long caused frustration and, worse, presented financial barriers for some consumers. According to the ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Drugs seized at Arizona border worth $1.6M DOUGLAS, Ariz – U.S. Customs and Border Protection arrested a Mexican national and four U.S. citizens after they allegedly attempted to smuggle...
04:36, 2019-10-31

Two Ebola patients in Congo ‘cured’ with new drugs KINSHASA, Congo — Two Ebola patients who were treated with new drugs in the city of Goma in eastern Congo have been declared “cured” and returned to ...
20:00, 2019-08-14

Prostate Drugs May Raise Diabetes Risk Proscar and Avodart, prescribed for an enlarged prostate, were tied to an increased risk of Type 2 diabetes....
11:44, 2019-04-18

Osteoporosis drugs may lower mortality risk by 34% Two recent studies reveal that people who take the correct medication for osteoporosis appear to have a significantly lower risk of premature death....
03:04, 2019-08-15

Deaths from suicide, alcohol and drugs skyrocket — but not in NY Alcohol- and drug-related deaths and suicides continue to climb in the US, according to a new report released Wednesday by The Commonwealth Fund, an ...
00:28, 2019-06-13

CBP seizes drugs and arrests three at Port of San Luis TUCSON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested three people for trying to smuggle heroin and meth at the Port of San Luis. The f...
04:52, 2019-08-15

Scientists say Ebola is now treatable thanks to 2 new experimental drugs Those treated with either drug within days of infection reported a 90 percent survival rate....
21:04, 2019-08-15

Babies and diapers are replacing sex and drugs at Burning Man When Bianca Snyder gave birth to her son, Tage, she and her husband, Tad, didn’t think twice about bringing him to Burning Man. “Our son is suc...
04:12, 2019-08-22

Zillow listing goes viral over ‘drugs’ on kitchen counter Most homes for sale on Zillow are lucky to get even 100 pageviews over a few weeks. But a five-bedroom Michigan home has earned 36,000 pairs of eyeba...
02:28, 2019-11-08

Public can dispose prescription drugs at PCSD event TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department is hosting a prescription drug collection event on Saturday at several Walmart locations within...
22:44, 2019-10-21

Van carrying £112m of drugs crashes into police car at station A van loaded with more than 270kg (600lbs) of meth has crashed into parked police cars in Sydney....
06:56, 2019-07-23

The Catholic rebels resisting the Philippines’ deadly war on drugs President Rodrigo Duterte’s violent crackdown has left 20,000 dead, and in a devout country, he has repeatedly hurled insults at bishops, the pope – ...
08:00, 2019-07-18

Drinking with certain drugs tied to fall risk for seniors (Reuters Health) - Older adults who take many common medicines may be more likely to fall and be injured when they drink alcohol, a recent study sugg...
21:32, 2019-10-23

Cops tell Florida man to stop reporting his stolen drugs Nobody wants their stuff stolen. If someone steals your property it’s a good idea to contact the police, especially if you know without a doubt...
05:20, 2019-10-17

Michael Pollan worries we don't know enough to legalise psychedelic drugs Speaking in Melbourne, the journalist who has become synonymous with the conversation on psychedelics explains why it’s complicatedTo some, Michael P...
10:32, 2019-07-22

Ted Cruz bill would speed FDA approval of drugs OK'd in other countries Drugs and medical devices that have been authorized in other developed countries would face fast-track approval in the U.S. under a bill introduced T...
22:00, 2019-07-18

Alzheimer's: Common gene explains why some drugs fail A new study helps to explain why some Alzheimer’s drugs work in some people but not in others, and why some yet may succeed in animals but not in hum...
10:24, 2019-07-22

Convicted cop-shooter busted for weapons, drugs possession A Brooklyn man who spent a decade behind bars for the non-fatal shooting of a cop in 1997 was arrested again Thursday in Queens for possession of gun...
01:16, 2019-11-08

David Crosby opens up about how he got clean from drugs while in prison Considering his drug addiction, prison stint and health issues — diabetes, a couple heart attacks and a liver transplant necessitated from hepatitis ...
13:48, 2019-07-19

Man’s sinus infection turns out to be 18-year-old smuggled drugs This is not how you snort drugs. A 48-year-old man stunned doctors after it was revealed that his persistent sinus infections were the result of mari...
18:24, 2019-10-30

Scheer says Trudeau and the Liberals want to decriminalize drugs. Is that true? Trudeau, whose government legalized recreational cannabis, threw cold water on the notion that he wanted to decriminalize drugs in an interview with ...
22:04, 2019-10-17

Teens more likely to try illegal drugs in summer, study finds First-time drug users may be unfamiliar with the drugs' effects, which may put these individuals at higher risk of harm, the authors said....
22:52, 2019-07-24

Drugs, Drinking & Nudity: Florida Sorority Suspended Allegations of drug use, underage drinking, cheating and other violations have led to the suspension of a University of Central Florida sorority. The...
01:48, 2019-08-08

Smartphone-controlled device could deliver drugs into the brain Researchers have designed a 'revolutionary' device — which they tested in mice — that could stimulate brain cells and deliver drugs into the brain....
07:24, 2019-08-08

Two experimental Ebola drugs are saving lives in the Congo Two experimental Ebola drugs under review in the Democratic Republic of Congo already seem to be saving the lives of many affected by the deadly viru...
19:36, 2019-08-13

War on drugs win: Opioid and heroin abuse declined last year Heroin and prescription drug abuse declined last year, according to a new government report, a bright signal of hope in the battle against one of the...
20:40, 2019-08-20

Canada announces regulations to cut price of prescription drugs Move hailed as ‘crucial step to lower prescription drug costs’New rules were resisted by pharmaceutical companiesThe Canadian government has announce...
19:44, 2019-08-09

Ibuprofen and other common drugs may help antibiotic resistance spread We’ve long known that bacteria can evolve resistance to antibiotics but now it looks like other drugs, including ibuprofen, may help this resistance ...
11:16, 2019-08-11

Mother and baby cured of Ebola with new drugs, doctors say Two Ebola patients treated with a new drug have been declared healthy and allowed to return home....
18:08, 2019-08-14

Ebola drugs 'saving lives' after clinical trials Scientists have moved a step closer to treating symptoms of the deadly Ebola virus. A clinical trial in Congo has shown encouraging survival results....
22:12, 2019-08-12

Trump wants to import drugs from Canada. Canadians are furious Enlarge / US President Donald Trump speaks alongside Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar at the White House May 9, 2019 in Washington DC...
23:16, 2019-08-12

Ebola breakthrough: two drugs could treat up to 90 per cent of cases A drug trial has found two experimental drugs for Ebola to be so effective that scientists have stopped the trial early so that more people can recei...
14:48, 2019-08-13

Gatwick 'drugs bust' turns out to be cake ingredients A "drugs bust" at Gatwick Airport turned out to be a suitcase full of cake ingredients for a vegan bakery....
18:48, 2019-08-30

UK fears crisis as 11.5 million get potentially addictive drugs More and more Britons are being prescribed potentially addictive medicines like sleeping pills, opioids and other painkillers, raising the risk of a ...
01:40, 2019-09-10

Could the use of stomach acid drugs raise the risk of allergies? A nationwide study of Austrian health records has found a higher rate of prescriptions for allergy drugs following those for stomach acid medications...
02:52, 2019-08-06

CBP officers seize $4.2M worth of hard drugs in Nogales Courtesy: U.S. Customs and Border Protection NOGALES, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized $4.2 million worth of hard drugs last weekend...
23:36, 2019-07-26

3 men charged with providing drugs that caused Mac Miller’s death Federal prosecutors accused the men of conspiring and distributing the fentanyl-laced pills which led to the death of Mac Miller in September 2018....
20:48, 2019-10-03

Many cancer drugs can be co-opted to treat different types of tumour Doctors often give people drugs that haven’t been approved for their particular cancer as a last resort. Now it seems it has some benefit about a thi...
17:48, 2019-09-30

Italian chef busted for drugs says he was ‘researching new flavors’ He was just trying to weed out bad flavors. A well-known Sicilian chef was found with the wrong type of pot alongside his pans — but insisted he was ...
22:44, 2019-09-29

Man arrested for providing drugs in Pittsburgh ‘mass overdose’ A California man was busted for the mass overdose in Pittsburgh that killed three people and put four others in the hospital over the weekend, accor...
01:52, 2019-09-24

DIGGING DEEPER: PCSD Disposes over 9,000 lbs of seized drugs TUCSON – Marijuana seizures are way down while the seizures of hard drugs are way up, according to the Pima County Sheriff’s Department. ...
07:12, 2019-10-16

Big Pharma nixes new drugs despite impending 'antibiotic apocalypse' At a time when health officials are calling for mass demonstrations in favor of new antibiotics, drug companies have stopped making them altogether. ...
16:32, 2019-09-14

E-scooter injuries rising, often involve drugs or alcohol (Reuters Health) - As the popularity of electric scooters increases, so do injuries sending users to the hospital, a U.S. study suggests....
18:32, 2019-09-13

ICE’s ‘Most Wanted’ busted with drugs and thousands in cash: feds The head of a massive human- and drug-trafficking ring in Michigan — and one of Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s “Most Wanted&...
17:20, 2019-08-01

Sex, drugs, politics: how the streaming giants are blowing up Bollywood New Amazon and Netflix dramas take in themes that India’s established cinema rarely touches, with millions of potential subscribers available ‘The th...
18:44, 2019-08-02

Study: One-third of pre-approved drugs has not finished FDA approval process More than 1 in 3 drugs that have received pre-approval from the Food and Drug Administration still haven't gotten the final approval required by the ...
00:00, 2019-08-28

Trump Claims He Banned Trans Troops Because 'Drugs' President Donald Trump started winding down his less-than-thrilling state visit to the United Kingdom on Wednesday with a sit-down interview with one...
15:56, 2019-06-05

Mom whose baby died with drugs in system charged with murder A Bronx woman has been arrested in the murder of her 18-month-old son, who died last year with a fatal cocktail of fentanyl and heroin in his system,...
18:16, 2019-05-29

Despite the Headlines, We Don’t Yet Know If Anticholinergic Drugs Contribute to Dementia Risk There are a number of things that can increase the risk of dementia: age, of course, as well as certain genetic profiles and behaviors such as smokin...
19:08, 2019-06-26

Indonesian court sentences Frenchman to death for drugs MATARAM, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian court has sentenced a Frenchman to death for smuggling 3 kilograms (6.6 pounds) of drugs in a suitcase to the...
14:52, 2019-05-20

Anti-Infective Drugs Tied to Eating Disorders The more infections or hospitalizations a girl had, the more likely she was to develop anorexia, bulimia or another eating disorder....
11:44, 2019-05-02

Indonesia parades 5 foreigners arrested for drugs on Bali DENPASAR, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police in Bali have arrested an American, two Spaniards and two Russians for selling cocaine on the island. Pol...
09:40, 2019-05-31

Playboy model’s ‘killer’ was ‘out of his mind’ on drugs: lawyer The Philadelphia man accused of gruesomely slaughtering a Playboy model in what prosecutors called a fit of “demonic torture” was “out of...
01:56, 2019-05-09

Pharmacist admits stealing drugs from veterans facility ERIE, Pa. (AP) — The former chief pharmacist at a medical facility for veterans in Pennsylvania has admitted stealing more than 12,000 doses of medic...
14:52, 2019-06-26

Can blood pressure drugs help reduce dementia risk? A large study analyzing the medical data of thousands of people suggests that dementia incidence is lower among those who take blood pressure medicat...
19:04, 2019-06-05

Sex offenders reportedly got $60K worth of ED drugs due to Medicaid snafu Nearly 50 registered sex offenders received more than $60,000 worth of Viagra and other erectile dysfunction drugs, thanks to a lack of oversight in ...
16:36, 2019-06-05

More than $1 million worth of drugs washes up on Alabama beach Beachgoers looking for some fun in the sun found more than $1 million worth of marijuana and cocaine that washed up along the shore in Alabama, polic...
20:24, 2019-05-28

Future is in doubt for cheaper versions of biologic drugs TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Injected drugs known as biosimilars were expected to save the U.S. health care system tens of billions of dollars. But sales hav...
16:48, 2019-06-27

K-Pop star Park Yoo-chun given suspended sentence for drugs Park Yoo-chun, a former member of the South Korean boy band JYJ, has received a 10-month suspended sentence for illegal drug use...
16:32, 2019-07-02

People are accidentally killing themselves taking insomnia drugs: FDA Experts have warned that people are accidentally killing themselves while taking common insomnia drugs. Government health officials in the US have or...
21:12, 2019-05-03

CBP seizes $90K worth of drugs at Nogales port of entry TUCSON – Federal authorities have seized more than 90 pounds of cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin, and fentanyl at the Port of Nogales over the ...
02:40, 2019-06-13

Founder of K-pop label YG resigns amid drugs and sex scandals Yang Hyun-suk, founder of South Korea's YG Entertainment which manages top K-pop performers, stepped down on Friday from his duties as chief producer...
12:24, 2019-06-14

California allows aid-in-dying drugs for terminally ill, but hospitals set barriers (Reuters Health) - Since 2016, a California law has allowed terminally ill patients to obtain and use aid-in-dying medications from their doctors. Bu...
10:42, 2019-04-09

US: Gang leaders ran killings, drugs from California prison SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities charged leaders of a California prison gang Wednesday with orchestrating killings, drug sales and other crimes ...
22:24, 2019-06-19

Elton John refused to 'tone down' the sex and drugs in 'Rocketman' Elton John isn't shying away from his wild days. In fact, he said he pushed producers of "Rocketman" for an honest portrayal of his sex and cocaine-f...
20:12, 2019-05-27

Prescription drugs 'contributed to Theresa Feehan's death' Theresa Feehan died with toxic levels of prescription drugs in her body two days after a GP visit....
10:40, 2019-06-28

TPD seizes hard drugs in stolen vehicle investigation TUCSON – Officers with Tucson Police Department, Operations Division South seized a pound of meth and 23 grams of heroin after tracking down a stolen...
20:12, 2019-05-10

Keith Flint: Prodigy star took drugs before death A coroner says there was not enough evidence to say singer Keith Flint had taken his own life....
12:52, 2019-05-08

Anti-ageing drugs are coming that could keep you healthier for longer Longevity research is no longer aimed at prolonging lives, it is trying to keep us fit right until the end. New anti-ageing drugs may finally be here...
13:44, 2019-04-24

Reflux Drugs Tied to Bone Fractures in Children Infants are often given acid-suppressing medicines to treat gastroesophageal reflux, but the drugs may affect the bones....
11:32, 2019-07-05

“Nanoemulsion” gels offer new way to deliver drugs through the skin MIT chemical engineers have devised a new way to create very tiny droplets of one liquid suspended within another liquid, known as nanoemulsions. Suc...
15:28, 2019-06-21

Malaysia detains 4 Indians, seizes drugs, 5,255 turtles SEPANG, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia authorities have arrested four Indians and seized more than 14 kilograms of drugs and over 5,000 turtles from their ...
08:04, 2019-06-26

France will end healthcare refunds for homeopathic drugs - minister France will end social security reimbursements for homeopathic drugs, French Healthcare Minister Agnes Buzyn said in a newspaper interview on Tuesday...
21:08, 2019-07-09

Malaria drugs for mosquitoes could help prevent the disease in humans Lacing mosquito nets with antimalarial drugs could help prevent the spread of malaria in humans, as mosquitoes become resistant to insecticides...
21:04, 2019-04-11

'Steep rise' in patients struggling to get epilepsy drugs The Epilepsy Society is calling for an urgent review of how medicines are stocked and supplied in the UK....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Combining two cancer drugs could help slow growth of tumours Breast tumours grow at a slower rate in mice if the animals are given one drug to block cancer cell division and another that prevents therapy resist...
01:16, 2019-07-12

UN approves probe of mass killings in Philippines’ ‘war on drugs’ The first-ever resolution on the Philippines, led by Iceland, was adopted by a vote of 18 countries in favour and 14 against, including China, with 1...
05:36, 2019-07-12

Delaware doc accused of trading drugs for sex loses license WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Delaware has permanently revoked the license of a doctor accused of prescribing opioids in exchange for sexual favors from a ...
14:04, 2019-05-10

Boost to the economy from no-deal Brexit stockpiling of drugs The British economy was given a short-term, pre-Brexit boost at the start of the year as factories ramped up production ahead of a possible crash out...
14:36, 2019-05-10

Police Say Bell Co. Man Found With Drugs, Stolen ATV After Fleeing BELL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — What began as an investigation into a hit-and-run ended up sending a Bell County man to jail on a long list of char...
19:28, 2019-05-12

WHO keeps key lung cancer drugs off its essential medicines list Immunotherapies that have emerged as a breakthrough in treating lung cancer have been rejected for inclusion on the World Health Organization's list ...
15:40, 2019-07-09

Drones to deliver vaccines, blood and drugs across Ghana Hundreds of drones will begin delivering life-saving vaccines, blood and medicines to patients in Ghana this week in the largest scheme of its kind, ...
12:40, 2019-04-24

Medicaid bought sex offenders’ erectile dysfunction drugs ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York’s publicly funded Medicaid program paid more than $63,000 for erectile dysfunction drugs and other sexual treatmen...
15:44, 2019-06-05

Nonfiction: A New Book Argues That Generic Drugs Are Poisoning Us In her stunning exposé “Bottle of Lies,” Katherine Eban describes a world of generic drug manufacturing rife with corruption and life-threatening mis...
23:16, 2019-05-13

'Sexist' research means drugs more tailored to men, says scientist Male animal bias is unscientific and can lead to drugs that work less well for womenThe male mind is rational and orderly while the female one is com...
15:24, 2019-05-31

After drugs and booze, an ultramarathon taught me how to love the mile I’m in Breaking the cycle of my addictions was tough, but then I found inner strength by pushing myself to complete a 50-mile raceRunning has been a big par...
11:28, 2019-07-08

K-pop singer Park Yoo-chun tests positive for drugs Police sought an arrest warrant for Park Yoo-chun, an actor and member of boy band JYJ, on Tuesday after a drug test on a sample of his hair came bac...
20:08, 2019-04-23

The cost of popular prescription drugs doubles every 7 to 8 years The costs of these top-selling drugs saw a median increase of 76 percent over the six-year period, according to new research published in JAMA Networ...
21:44, 2019-06-04

Generic drugs manufactured abroad bring savings and risks Generic drugs offer US consumers savings over brand medications, but as they are increasingly manufactured overseas, they can also pose dangerous sid...
20:56, 2019-05-14

Dayton gunman had drugs in his system during mass shooting, coroner says The gunman in Dayton who killed nine people had cocaine, an antidepressant and alcohol in his system during the mass shooting, a coroner said Thursda...
01:36, 2019-08-16

FDA says new test finds 'unacceptable levels' of impurity in heartburn drugs The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday it found "unacceptable levels" of a cancer-causing impurity in limited testing using low-heat...
17:52, 2019-10-02

2 Ebola Patients in Congo Treated With New Drugs Have Been Cured, Say Doctors (KINSHASA, Congo) — Doctors in Congo say that two Ebola patients who were treated with new anti-Ebola drugs in Goma in eastern Congo have been ...
17:28, 2019-08-13

Mac Miller case: 3 charged with providing drugs that killed rapper U.S. prosecutors have charged three men with providing the drugs they say killed rapper Mac Miller....
03:08, 2019-10-03

Ebola drugs show ‘90% survival rate’ in breakthrough trial Scientists say the breakthrough trial suggests the disease may soon be “preventable and treatable”....
05:52, 2019-08-13

Pfizer gains new cancer drugs in $11.4B purchase of Array BioPharma Pfizer, the firm behind prescription drugs from anxiety medication Zoloft to Viagra, agreed Monday to pay $11.4 billion for Array BioPharma and its c...
19:24, 2019-06-17

Why Aren’t There Better Cancer Drugs? Scientists May Have Picked the Wrong Targets Drugs can stop cancer cells if they attack the right proteins. But many of these targets were chosen with dated, imprecise technology, a new study su...
22:24, 2019-09-11

Common drugs may alter gut bacteria and increase health risks Researchers have found evidence to suggest that many common prescription drugs can impact the gut microbiome, potentially increasing human health ris...
23:24, 2019-10-23

Focus boosting drugs not worth the risks, studies warn New research finds that using focus boosting drugs without a prescription has few benefits and may affect memory and sleep quality in the long run....
02:44, 2019-08-13

Spanish police plucked from ocean by drugs smugglers they were chasing Three officers were hauled to safety after their boat crashed with vessel they were pursuingThree Spanish police officers who were thrown into the se...
04:12, 2019-10-05

Deadly Ebola cure in sight as new drugs gives ‘90% survival rate’ AN EBOLA cure is in sight with a new drugs breakthrough delivering a “90% survival rate”, say scientists....
15:12, 2019-08-13

FDA proposes tighter opioid rules that would make new drugs less addictive Under the proposal, drugmakers would have to say whether their drug has "any characteristics that would mitigate the risks of overdose, abuse or the ...
18:48, 2019-06-20

China adds 148 drugs to key insurance list: state media China on Tuesday added 148 drugs to its list of medicines covered by basic medical insurance schemes, part of a push to lower patients' out-of-pocket...
18:24, 2019-08-20

Man arrested for allegedly selling fentanyl-laced drugs to Mac Miller A California man has been arrested for allegedly selling rapper Mac Miller drugs laced with fentanyl days before his death, the US Drug Enforcement A...
21:40, 2019-09-04

Veteran cop busted for allegedly selling drugs, taking bribes The 36-year-old officer, Ishmael Bailey, was scheduled to appear before a judge in Queens on Wednesday....
01:16, 2019-09-19

Man arrested for allegedly selling Mac Miller counterfeit drugs before death A Los Angeles man was arrested Wednesday on charges that he sold counterfeit opioid pills to Mac Miller two days before the rapper died of an overdos...
00:08, 2019-09-05

Feds: Man sold rapper Mac Miller drugs before overdose death A man has been charged with selling counterfeit opioid pills to Mac Miller two days before the rapper died of an overdose...
04:36, 2019-09-05

One pill with four drugs may lower heart risks in poor population A single daily pill containing low doses of common medications might provide a simple, inexpensive way to reduce risks for heart attacks and stroke i...
23:52, 2019-09-18

Inside Alex G’s Sex, Drugs, and Rock and Roll Album from Hell The indie rock wunderkind Alex G talks about his influences, and why he prefers his bedroom to a recording studio....
21:52, 2019-09-12

Student with stoma accused by Wetherspoons staff of taking drugs Amber Davies says staff at a Wetherspoons pub questioned why she was using a disabled toilet....
09:12, 2019-09-10

Austrian doctor sues US for blocking patients’ abortion drugs BOISE, Idaho — An Austrian doctor who prescribes abortion drugs to patients around the world is suing the United States for allegedly blocking her Am...
18:08, 2019-09-10

Dishing out more drugs won’t stop the pain. Doctors need new tools | Ann Robinson As a GP, I know opioids have their place. But we shouldn’t be complacent about a US-style crisis happening in BritainGrowing concern about the prescr...
17:52, 2019-09-15

U.S. and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the b...
21:32, 2019-09-13

U.S and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the b...
19:24, 2019-09-13

Kacey Musgraves Says Psychedelic Drugs "Brought Me Closer to Our Planet" Kacey Musgraves isn't afraid to go "down in flames" for being true to herself. The Grammy winner, who has reached new heights with her Golden Hour a...
22:28, 2019-09-11

Judy Garland’s wild final years of drugs and cruelty Onstage and on screen, Judy Garland boasted big, beautiful eyes and one of the most iconic singing voices in Hollywood history. She was Dorothy in “T...
04:28, 2019-09-12

County lines: how drugs gangs are recruiting children - podcast Aamna Mohdin tells Anushka Asthana how county lines gangs are stepping up their operations by using short-term holiday flats and recruiting local tee...
04:36, 2019-09-19

‘Huge drugs bust’ at Gatwick turns out to be vegan cake mix Officers left with egg substitute on their faces after discovery of 25 bags of white powderA “huge drugs bust” at Gatwick airport has turned out to b...
17:44, 2019-08-30

UK families in buyers club fly to Argentina for cystic fibrosis drugs The NHS in England won’t provide a new treatment for cystic fibrosis, so families have formed a buyers club and travelled to South America to buy a v...
12:25, 2019-09-23

CVS stops sale of Zantac heartburn drugs over cancer concerns In its announcement this weekend, CVS said customers who bought Zantac products can return them for a refund....
20:12, 2019-09-30

Man arrested in Sahuarita for allegedly molesting, providing drugs to teens TUCSON – A 32-year-old man was taken into custody at a hotel in Sahuarita on Saturday after he allegedly molested, and provided drugs and alcoh...
22:00, 2019-08-20

Man allegedly hiding drugs in butt accidentally shoots himself in testicles A bungling felon from Washington state made a series of blunders when he shot himself in the testicles and tried to hide the weapon — all while stori...
01:52, 2019-05-23

BP seizes $500K of drugs aboard abandoned aircraft near Tucson TUCSON – Nearly $500,000 in methamphetamine and fentanyl was seized Thursday after a pilot attempted to smuggle the drugs across the border wit...
00:52, 2019-05-25

Heartburn Drugs Can Lead to Fatal Heart or Kidney Disease Proton pump inhibitors like Prevacid and Prilosec should be taken at low doses and for the shortest time possible....
11:12, 2019-06-11

Elton John: 'They wanted to tone down the sex and drugs. But I haven’t led a PG-13 life' In this exclusive article, Elton John writes about his extraordinary life and why he finally decided to give the Rocketman biopic the green lightI wa...
09:32, 2019-05-26

Philippines' war on drugs fuels attacks on land defenders – report Study shows martial law in an island territory is also being used as pretext for violencePresident Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs and declaration of ...
13:12, 2019-09-27

Ex-cancer center worker accused of stealing patients’ drugs TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A former employee for a Tucson cancer center is accused of stealing opioids and other painkillers from patients at their homes. ...
22:52, 2019-09-26

Phoenix family says home was raided without cause, police say man was selling drugs PHOENIX — A Phoenix man’s house was raided and he was arrested in June after he was accused of illegally selling drugs out of his convenience s...
19:44, 2019-08-23

CCSO: Two women arrested for sale of drugs out of motel room SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – Cochise County Sheriff’s have arrested two women after an investigation into the sale of drugs out of a Sierra Vist...
07:16, 2019-09-26

Authorities accuse teen of peddling drugs, guns on Snapchat ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say they have arrested a New Mexico teenager accused of using social media to peddle fentanyl, assault weapons a...
22:52, 2019-06-05

The studio wanted ‘Rocketman’ without sex and drugs — Elton John refused "Everyone knows I had quite a lot of both during the '70s and '80s," the 'Tiny Dancer' singer said....
19:04, 2019-05-28

FDA flags serious risks with hepatitis C drugs from AbbVie, Gilead and Merck The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday it had identified 63 cases of worsening liver function in certain patients taking hepatitis C...
21:56, 2019-08-28

Drugs make headway against lung, breast, prostate cancers CHICAGO (AP) — Newer drugs are substantially improving the chances of survival for some people with hard-to-treat forms of lung, breast and prostate ...
18:32, 2019-06-02

Gold nanoparticles promise safe cancer drugs, better vaccines A new study suggests that targeting B cells with gold nanoparticles could be a safe way to improve vaccines and treatments for cancer and other disea...
19:56, 2019-07-02

Woman charged with murder after her newborn twins die with drugs in systems A Tennessee woman was charged with murder after her premature twins were born with drugs in their systems and later died at the hospital. Tiffany Mar...
20:08, 2019-07-25

16 U.S. Marines arrested on suspicion of smuggling undocumented migrants and drugs The troops were suspected of involvement in the smuggling of undocumented immigrants into the United States from Mexico and various unspecified drug-...
02:56, 2019-07-26

Study of nearly 1,000 couples shows antiretroviral drugs prevent transmission of HIV The study proves, the researchers said, that using antiretroviral therapy to suppress the AIDS virus to undetectable levels also means it cannot be p...
03:52, 2019-05-03

HIV drugs stop sexual transmission of AIDS virus, say doctors A study has found that medication to suppress HIV can prevent sexual transmission of the AIDS virus. Researchers say treatment regimes could contribu...
14:00, 2019-05-03

Taking blood pressure drugs at night may make them more effective Taking blood pressure medication just before bed rather than in the morning seems to make it more effective...
16:12, 2019-10-23

'War on drugs' makes Philippines fourth most dangerous country – report Duterte’s violent anti-drugs operations are responsible for 75% of civilian deaths this yearPresident Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of a “war on drug...
13:00, 2019-07-09

‘Don’t flush your drugs m’kay’: police warn of the possibility of ‘meth-gators’ Tennessee officials fear that animals living in sewage treatment ponds could ingest drugs that have been disposed of improperlyPolice in Tennessee ar...
09:16, 2019-07-17

Border 'czar': Cartels making more trafficking humans over drugs into US Criminal Mexican cartels now make more money trafficking people across the U.S. border than they do selling drugs, according to President Trump’s pic...
15:40, 2019-06-28

Dillian Whyte provisionally suspended by WBC over drugs test findings ‘Adverse finding’ returned before win against Óscar RivasWhyte could face lengthy suspension from boxing Dillian Whyte has been provisionally suspend...
12:00, 2019-07-31

Britain's AstraZeneca to distribute Sun Pharma cancer drugs in China Indian drugmaker Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd said on Wednesday it would introduce some of its cancer treatment drugs in China through Britain's...
04:52, 2019-11-06

Tucson teen arrested by CBP after $10K worth of drugs found on his person TUCSON – A Tucson 18-year-old was taken into custody Wednesday after he allegedly attempted to smuggle in about more than $10,000 worth of fent...
02:24, 2019-07-06

British children, as young as 7, being used by gangs to deal drugs: researchers Thousands of children in Britain - most aged between 15 and 17 - are being used by so-called county lines gangs to carry drugs from cities to be sold...
18:04, 2019-07-05

Dad killed teen he thought got his daughter hooked on drugs: authorities A Pennsylvania dad fatally shot a teenage boy because he believed the 17-year-old got his daughter hooked on drugs, according to a criminal complaint...
14:04, 2019-07-23

Elderly Couple Receive Drugs Worth Millions After Delivery Mix-Up An elderly couple in Australia were the surprise recipients of an illegal drug shipment after signing for a wrongly delivered parcel containing milli...
09:04, 2019-05-02

Coast Guard seizes 40,000 pounds of drugs on high seas CORONADO, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has offloaded tons of cocaine and marijuana seized from boats and even a semi-submarine in the Pacific. ...
06:28, 2019-07-12

K9 officer helps HSI agents seize more than $4 million worth of drugs YUMA, Ariz.- Homeland Security Investigations agents, with the help of a K9 officer, arrested a man and seized over 200 lbs. of methamphetamine, 5 lb...
06:44, 2019-07-24

Trump has plenty of good options on prescription drugs, why'd he pick a bad one? I re-watched Office Space over the weekend and it reminded me of a few good life lessons. First, cubicle farms are awful. Second, office politics are...
23:56, 2019-08-02

British politician Keith Vaz faces ban from Parliament for trying to buy drugs for prostitutes A British politician is set to be banned from Parliament for six months after a panel of lawmakers ruled that he offered to buy cocaine for male pros...
14:08, 2019-10-29

Award-winning lamb under investigation for performance-enhancing drugs A lamb who won an award at a county fair in Ohio is under scrutiny after veterinarians discovered illicit drugs in its system, a report said. The gra...
10:36, 2019-07-22

Celebrity sex, drugs and death: Inside the infamous Chateau Marmont Of all the jaw-dropping things — movie-star affairs, secret parties and tragedies of many stripes — that have happened at the Chateau Marmont hotel i...
16:08, 2019-05-02

PCSD: $50K worth of drugs, guns seized from midtown home TUCSON – An estimated $50,000 worth of drugs were seized by Pima County Sheriff’s Department after a search warrant was served at a home ...
00:24, 2019-10-31

Blood pressure drugs work far better if taken at night, study shows ‘Chronotherapy’ benefits of bedtime doses discovered in huge trial Taking blood pressure medication at bedtime rather than on waking halves the risk ...
01:18, 2019-10-23

Trump administration says Americans will be allowed to buy cheaper drugs from Canada The administration’s move comes as the industry is facing a crescendo of consumer complaints over prices....
16:00, 2019-07-31

Anticholinergic drugs linked to 50 percent increase in dementia risk A new study has found that widely used prescription drugs are linked to “nearly a 50% increased odds of dementia” in older adults, resear...
18:08, 2019-06-25

Four Britons arrested in police drugs raid on language school Four Britons have been arrested following a drugs raid at an English language school in eastern China....
18:16, 2019-07-12

Rodrigo Duterte hands over 'war on drugs' to vice-president and critic Leni Robredo says ‘if I can save even one innocent life’ from deadly Philippines crackdown it will be worth the political priceThe vice-president of ...
04:24, 2019-11-07

FDA issues warning letters to companies selling drugs containing kratom The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued warning letters on Tuesday to two privately held companies for illegally selling unapproved, misbranded ...
17:48, 2019-06-25

Cholesterol-lowering drugs tied to reduced glaucoma risk (Reuters Health) - High cholesterol is associated with an increased risk of developing glaucoma, but a new study suggests taking statins to lower cho...
21:04, 2019-05-08

Rob Spray: Drugs not involved in death of England fan in Bulgaria, friend says A friend of an English football fan who died in police custody in Bulgaria has pushed back against suggestions he had used drugs prior to his death....
01:48, 2019-10-18

Drugs shouldn’t be the first option to ease agitation from dementia: study Symptoms of aggression and agitation from dementia may respond better to non-drug therapies, a new study suggests....
17:00, 2019-10-15

‘Curb drink culture’ says drugs expert David Nutt New restrictions needed for leading cause of deaths of men under 50New restrictions are needed on Britain’s drinking culture, which is behind a huge ...
10:48, 2019-10-20

UK prison guards smell a rat and find rodents stuffed with drugs Suspected organized criminals have been stuffing the bodies of dead rats with drugs, phones and cash and throwing them over the walls of a British pr...
16:08, 2019-04-09

Daily on Healthcare: Trump administration will allow imports of prescription drugs Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:12, 2019-07-31

Trump Administration Sues Gilead, Maker of H.I.V.-Prevention Drugs The lawsuit accused the pharmaceutical company of profiting billions of dollars off taxpayer research without paying royalties....
10:24, 2019-11-07

Trump administration announces plan to allow imports of prescription drugs The Trump administration announced plans to allow the importation of drugs from other countries, a major part of President Trump's agenda for lowerin...
17:12, 2019-07-31

Two-thirds of global drug deaths now from opioids: UN drugs report Opioids, which include both heroin and legal pain relievers, were responsible for around two-thirds of drug-related deaths in 2017, a new UN report r...
18:16, 2019-06-26

Commonly prescribed anticholinergic drugs linked to dementia risk A widely used group of drugs -- anticholinergics -- used for everything from depression to allergies and gastrointestinal conditions to Parkinson's d...
21:56, 2019-06-24

Bipartisan legislation would cap prices for drugs developed with taxpayer funding Senators Chris Van Hollen of Maryland and Rick Scott of Florida unveiled bipartisan legislation to lower the costs of drugs that were developed using...
19:52, 2019-07-31

Trump urges quicker action to allow imported drugs from Canada U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday called on U.S. Health Secretary Alex Azar to speed up the administration's efforts to allow cheaper medicines t...
19:16, 2019-10-21

How Trump's plan to import prescription drugs from Canada would work President Trump wants to let Americans import prescription drugs from Canada, part of his agenda for lowering drug prices. He has eyed several measur...
21:24, 2019-08-06

Amgen takes 20.5% stake in BeiGene to sell cancer drugs in China Amgen Inc said on Thursday it will take a 20.5% stake in BeiGene Ltd in a deal to expand the California-based biotechnology company's presence in Chi...
00:24, 2019-11-01

Toddler hospitalized after eating psychotic drugs mixed in with Halloween candy An Australia mom believed her 3-year-old daughter “was going to die” after eating psychotic drugs mixed in with her Halloween candy, acco...
13:28, 2019-11-01

A miniature Burning Man is coming to the National Mall, minus the alcohol and drugs Catharsis on the Mall 2019 will include a foam bath, an all-night dance party and flammable art....
03:56, 2019-05-02

Alkermes says long-acting drugs could help schizophrenics stay on medication longer Alkermes Plc said on Tuesday its long-acting injectable therapy for schizophrenia has helped reduce symptoms and can become an effective option for e...
15:47, 2019-04-09

U.S. FDA flags probable cancer-causing impurity in common heartburn drugs The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday that some medicines containing ranitidine, including Sanofi SA's Zantac, had traces of a probabl...
17:16, 2019-09-13

Paris police detain rocker Pete Doherty for buying drugs British rocker Pete Doherty has been arrested in Paris for buying drugs, the Paris prosecutor's office said on Friday....
16:32, 2019-11-08

Breast cancer: Reducing this amino acid could make drugs more effective New research in cell cultures and mice reveals a surprising link between the essential amino acid leucine and resistance to tamoxifen in breast cance...
19:52, 2019-04-18

Genetic engineering tool promises to aid discovery of new drugs inside microbes Scientists have found a new way to coax microbes into producing valuable secondary metabolites, chemical compounds that help microbes adapt to changi...
23:08, 2019-10-14

Kacey Musgraves says psychedelic drugs 'brought me closer to our planet and to humanity' Kacey Musgraves isn't afraid to talk about experimenting with psychedelic drugs.        ...
20:12, 2019-09-16

Record number of people taking Class A drugs in the UK, figures show A record number of people took Class A drugs in the last year, with a rise in the use of cocaine and ecstasy to blame, according to official figures....
16:40, 2019-09-19

Tourists 'facing death by firing squad' for 'trying to smuggle drugs into Bali' A Russian beautician is one of four on trial for drug smuggling on the Indonesian party island...
03:57, 2019-10-23

These Old Videos of Bernie Talking to Kids About Drugs and Punk Rock Are a Gift In a Politico piece today ominously headlined “What We Found in the Archives of Bernie Sanders’s Long-Lost TV show,” the website examined—and digitiz...
18:56, 2019-05-03

FDA says new testing method found unacceptable levels of impurities in heartburn drugs The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday it found "unacceptable levels" of a cancer-causing impurity in limited testing using low-heat...
16:28, 2019-10-02

Antiretroviral drugs stop HIV transmission, study shows — but can people afford them? Antiretrovirals can be expensive and people living with HIV may feel a range of financial burdens to try to get the needed medications, according to ...
21:52, 2019-05-03

Traces of five drugs found on 1000-year-old South American ritual kit Cocaine and components of ayahuasca were detected on an ancient pouch found in Bolivia, providing evidence of hallucinogen use in pre-Columbian times...
21:56, 2019-05-06

Crime Trackers: Diesel sniffs out drugs at Pima County Jail TUCSON – The corrections staff at Pima County Jail welcomed their newest member – and after completing an eight-week training course with...
03:04, 2019-05-07

Teva to donate over $15 billion worth of drugs in opioid settlement: source Teva Pharmaceuticals is in talks to contribute over $15 billion worth of drugs as part of a settlement to resolve lawsuits alleging it helped fuel th...
21:40, 2019-10-16

Humira, Rituxan top list of U.S. drugs with biggest price increases: report AbbVie Inc's arthritis drug Humira and Roche Holding AG's cancer drug Rituxan topped a list of seven treatments whose combined 2017 and 2018 price hi...
15:12, 2019-10-08

Trump administration is drafting plan to allow US consumers to import drugs from Canada Trump has previously supported a plan by U.S. lawmakers who have said they can lower high prescription drug costs by approving imports from Canada, w...
17:20, 2019-07-30

Tourists 'facing death by firing squad for trying to smuggle drugs into Bali' A Russian beautician is one of four on trial for drug smuggling on the Indonesian party island...
10:32, 2019-10-23

End to Aids in sight as huge study finds drugs stop HIV transmission Paper says risk between male partners is zero if virus fully suppressed by antiretroviralsAids timeline: from Terry Higgins to PrEPAn end to the Aids...
00:44, 2019-05-03

Overuse of heartburn drugs linked to heart, kidney disease, cancer Researchers have linked popular drugs like Prevacid, Prilosec, Nexium and other proton pump inhibitors to a higher risk of death by cardiovascular an...
22:12, 2019-05-30

3 dead and 4 hospitalized in Pittsburgh, police fear deadly batch of drugs PITTSBURGH — Three people are dead and four were hospitalized after a “party or event” on the south side of Pittsburgh, according t...
00:40, 2019-09-23

The vampires indulge in blood, drugs, and pizza pie on a party-hearty What We Do In The Shadows Well, looks like we can officially put aside that quest for world domination. Much as it did last week with the return, and subsequent arrest, of Nad...
12:20, 2019-05-02

School aide busted with loaded gun, drugs during home raid: cops A Harlem school aide was busted with a loaded gun, ammo and drugs when authorities raided his home as part of a larger investigation, police said. Ni...
20:04, 2019-05-30

Frankie Grande Talks Turning to Drugs and Alcohol to Deal With Fame By most standards, earning celebrity status is an enviable achievement. But stardom has a dark side, and it's more complex than we imagined. Frankie ...
14:52, 2019-10-28

Mexico: 27 drugs suspects released a week after El Chapo's son freed after gun battle Suspects had been arrested after drugs, money and rocket launchers seized in Mexico City Twenty-seven of 31 suspected drugs cartel members arrested t...
04:40, 2019-10-26

Runner’s high: the well-trodden road of swapping drugs and alcohol for exercise From marathon binges to marathon running, here’s why former substance users find release in hitting the pavementEven in his cocaine-bingeing years, w...
19:36, 2019-10-24

ITV denies claims that guests were given drink and drugs on Jeremy Kyle Show ITV has denied claims that the Jeremy Kyle Show allowed guests to take drugs and drink alcohol before appearing on air....
17:24, 2019-05-28

William Carson, grandson of Willie, faces six-month drugs ban from riding • Jockey, 29, tested positive for metabolite of cocaine in April• Backdated ban could see him return to action in coming weeksWilliam Carson, the gra...
21:32, 2019-09-25

TV Ads for Drugs Must Now Include Prices. It’s the Latest Effort to Drive Down Pharmaceutical Costs At a time when nearly a fifth of Americans have struggled to pay medical bills, the Trump Administration will soon require drug companies to list med...
17:20, 2019-05-09

Award-winning farm animal busted for using performance-enhancing drugs There are few things worse than seeing an elite performance ruined by claims of performance-enhancing drugs, but alas, this is the world we live in. ...
21:04, 2019-07-22

Truck driver in horrific crash that killed 7 motorcyclists was on drugs: report CONCORD, N.H. — The driver involved in a crash that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire was under the influence of drugs and reached for a be...
08:52, 2019-08-02

'Huge drugs bust' at Gatwick Airport found to be vegan cake mix Bags of white powder seized as part of a "huge drugs bust" at London's Gatwick Airport actually contained vegan cake ingredients, the British Transpo...
12:40, 2019-08-31

Booze, sex, drugs, cops: The seedy sitcom lives of ‘Florida Girls’ Outrageous “Florida man” headlines have become cultural in-jokes — but get ready for “Florida Girls.” The new half-hour comedy, premiering Wednesday ...
01:48, 2019-07-04

FDA flags risks from AbbVie, Gilead, Merck hepatitis C drugs to certain patients The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday it had identified 63 cases of worsening liver function in certain patients taking hepatitis C...
23:00, 2019-08-28

Dr. Angela Williams posed as patient to pick up prescription drugs: feds A Missouri doctor posed as a patient to pick up pain pills she prescribed for other people, federal prosecutors said. Dr. Angela K. Williams, 34, of ...
19:08, 2019-07-24

World's fastest man Coleman 'misses three drugs tests, under investigation' - reports "Christian Coleman is alleged to have missed three drugs tests which could see the fastest 100m runner over the last three years miss next month\u002...
11:12, 2019-08-23

Daily on Healthcare: Ted Cruz bill would speed FDA approval of drugs OK'd in other countries Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:16, 2019-07-19

A tiny jellyfish robot could swim inside the bladder to deliver drugs A tiny jellyfish-like robot could be used to deliver drugs in the body. It is only 3 millimeters across and is controlled by magnetic fields...
17:16, 2019-07-02

Congo Ebola treatment trial narrowed to two drugs showing promise A clinical trial of four potential Ebola treatments in Democratic Republic of Congo has been narrowed to focus on two experimental drugs after they s...
17:40, 2019-08-12

VIDEO: Houston police chase leads to seizure of $1M worth of drugs HOUSTON (KPRC) – About $1 million worth of drugs were found in a pickup Monday after a chase through southeast Houston that ended with two peop...
02:04, 2019-06-11

Bronx paralegal busted for dropping drugs on floor of DA’s office: cops A butter-fingered Bronx paralegal allegedly dropped a bag packed with crack cocaine and heroin as she strolled into work — at the borough’s Dis...
23:28, 2019-06-20

Two Ebola drugs boost survival rates, according to early trial data Enlarge / BUTEMBO, CONGO - JULY 27: A healthcare member inoculates a man for Ebola suspicion to take precautions against the disease in Butembo, Demo...
03:48, 2019-08-13

Brazil's Bolsonaro restricts drugs policy council, legalizes agritoxins It was a busy day for the president, who stripped the drug policy council of independent members and legalized dozens of agritoxins. Jair Bolsonaro w...
06:12, 2019-07-23

End scourge of drugs, weapons and phones in jails, urges Boris Johnson Boris Johnson went to jail today and promised to end the "normalisation" of criminal activities behind bars....
13:52, 2019-08-13

'I'll never take drugs': Caster Semenya tells IAAF to focus on dopers 'not us' – video Caster Semenya has urged athletic's governing body to drop its pursuit of female runners with high testosterone levels and instead focus on catching ...
11:56, 2019-06-12

Philippines senator defends police over toddler's death in drugs raid Ronald dela Rosa says ‘shit happens during operations’ after three-year-old girl killedA senator who oversaw the most violent period in the Philippin...
11:28, 2019-07-05

Harry Styles' Biggest Rolling Stone Bombshells: Sex, Drugs and One Direction Harry Styles is making his musical return. The One Direction star has confirmed that his second solo album is on its way, following up his self-titl...
20:20, 2019-08-26

Philippines president Duterte goes on bizarre anti Iceland rant over drugs war OUTSPOKEN Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has expressed his anger at a UN resolution to investigate his ‘war on drugs.’...
18:40, 2019-07-14

Stressed trader attacked girlfriend while high on alcohol and prescription drugs A commodities trader's career is in tatters after he "lost the plot" and attacked his girlfriend while high on alcohol and prescription drugs....
13:20, 2019-06-28

WHO updates its essential medicines list, adds cancer and stroke drugs The World Health Organization published an updated list of "essential medicines" on Tuesday, adding drugs for cancer, stroke, rheumatoid arthritis an...
13:24, 2019-07-09

Trump administration outlines plan to allow the US to import cheaper drugs from Canada States, wholesalers and pharmacists, acting as intermediaries for consumers, would draft a proposal for safe importation of prescription drugs alread...
17:44, 2019-07-31

Florida couple jailed after drugs, toddler found in roach-infested car DELAND, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida couple had a toddler girl inside a roach-infested car while they were using drugs. The DeLand Police De...
02:00, 2019-07-02

Duterte mocks ‘ice-eating’ Iceland in rambling speech defending his war on drugs Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte took a swipe at Iceland on Friday for spearheading a UN resolution to investigate his bloody war on drugs....
23:00, 2019-07-12

Without older subjects, cancer drugs trials rely on atypical patients (Reuters Health) - Patients selected to participate in studies of cancer drugs tend to be younger than most people with the disease in the general po...
11:32, 2019-06-04

French health watchdog recommends ending reimbursement for homeopathic drugs France's health watchdog on Friday recommended that social security stop reimbursing patients for homeopathic drugs, citing insufficient effectivenes...
19:32, 2019-06-28

Croatia's drugs wholesalers limit hospital deliveries as debts rise Croatian drug wholesalers have decided to limit deliveries of medicines to some hospitals in a row over mounting debts and urged the government to pa...
13:28, 2019-07-12

Dillian Whyte facing lengthy ban from boxing after 'failed drugs test' Whyte alleged to have failed test before beating Ócar RivasEddie Hearn says boxer was ‘cleared to fight’ by BBBofCEddie Hearn has insisted Dillian Wh...
19:04, 2019-07-25

Drugs, exploitation, 72-hour shifts: can Hollywood take care of its child stars? The film Judy tracks the final year of Judy Garland’s life, the quintessential cautionary tale of child stardom. The list of tragic names since sugge...
12:08, 2019-08-30

Justin Bieber Says Childhood Fame Opened Door to Using ‘Heavy Drugs’ In a lengthy, emotional message on Instagram, the pop star said being overwhelmed with praise as a child led him to make “terrible decisions.”...
00:08, 2019-09-04

Justin Bieber posts emotional message about use of ‘heavy drugs,’ depression "Have you noticed the statistics of child stars and the outcome of their life?" Justin Bieber asked his Instagram followers....
19:36, 2019-09-03

Wednesday's Daily Brief: migration tragedy in the Rio Grande, drugs report, Torture Victims Day Top news, this Thursday are: the migration debate spurred by the tragic image of a drowned man and his daughter in the Rio Grande; the Khashoggi kill...
23:44, 2019-06-26

Sick boy dies after dad allegedly blew treatment money on parties, hookers and drugs An ailing Brazilian boy died after his dad blew through money raised for the boy’s much-needed medical treatments on hookers, drugs and parties...
20:04, 2019-10-24

County lines operation: More than 700 arrested and £400k of drugs seized in UK-wide sting More than 700 people have been arrested and 169 weapons confiscated during a county lines gangs operation, police say....
10:24, 2019-10-18

Toddler hospitalized after eating anti-psychotic drugs mixed in with Halloween candy An Australia mom believed her 3-year-old daughter “was going to die” after eating anti-psychotic drugs mixed in with her Halloween candy,...
15:12, 2019-11-01

Doctor launches the first online clinic dedicated to using common drugs to slow aging Sajad Zalzala wants to enable off-label uses of common drugs, like Metformin, to slow aging....
20:20, 2019-10-06

Armed police seize zombie knives and drugs after pursuit in north London Armed police have seized zombie knives and a "large quantity of drugs" after a pursuit in north London....
21:48, 2019-05-07

Ebola 'no longer incurable' as Congo trial finds drugs boost survival Scientists are a step closer to being able to cure the deadly Ebola hemorrhagic fever after two experimental drugs showed survival rates of as much a...
14:24, 2019-08-13

LA police search black drivers most – even though white people have more drugs, report finds Data shows black drivers stopped at four times rate of white people: ‘These stops lead to death,’ activist saysLos Angeles police officers stop and s...
00:40, 2019-10-09

Stomach acid-reducing drugs may raise risk of future allergies – study Lead scientist hopes findings raise awareness about proton-pump inhibitors’ side-effectsPrescription medicines to reduce stomach acid are associated ...
18:56, 2019-07-30

Heart attacks, strokes increase when patients can't afford newer cholesterol drugs (Reuters Health) - Patients at high risk for heart disease who cannot afford newer cholesterol-lowering medications are more likely to have heart att...
05:48, 2019-07-24

Bernie Sanders pledges lower-cost prescription drugs from Canada on day one of presidency Bernie Sanders said he will allow lower-cost prescription drugs into the U.S. from other countries, particularly from Canada, on his first day in off...
23:12, 2019-08-01

University of New Mexico hands out coasters that test drinks for date-rape drugs College students have a new way to protect themselves against date-rape drugs. The University of New Mexico is providing tech-savvy coasters to its s...
15:36, 2019-10-19

Scheer defends Conservative Chinese Facebook ads saying Trudeau will legalize hard drugs Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer did not have an answer for why the Facebook advertisements were only published in Chinese languages....
23:36, 2019-10-12

State of Ohio Having Trouble Getting Drugs to Kill Death Row Prisoner Who Maintains His Innocence The state of Ohio has been unable to obtain drugs to murder a death row prisoner who maintains his innocence....
08:20, 2019-08-01

Rapper Meek Mill granted new trial on 2008 drugs, weapons convictions Meek Mill, a rapper who has become an advocate for reform of the U.S. criminal justice system, is entitled to a new trial on drugs and weapon charges...
20:44, 2019-07-24

ANALYSIS: Why cheap Canadian drugs are part of Donald Trump’s re-election strategy Donald Trump needs a winning campaign issue, and Jackson Proskow says he may have found it with a promise to consider allowing imports of cheap drugs...
19:28, 2019-07-31

Dillian Whyte accused of failing drugs test before Oscar Rivas fight Dillian Whyte was cleared to fight Oscar Rivas at the weekend despite claims of a positive drugs test three days before the heavyweight bout, it has ...
12:56, 2019-07-25

Crystal Palace’s Mamadou Sakho sues Wada for £13m over drugs-test error • Sakho claim 2016 ban from football ended his career at Liverpool• Player was cleared by Uefa over use of fat-burning substanceCrystal Palace defend...
17:32, 2019-07-24

Google Assistant is better than Alexa or Siri at helping patients with their drugs, study finds Voice technologies have a long way to go before they can be reliably used for health and medical services, but Google is furthest along....
11:44, 2019-06-20

County lines gangs: More than 700 arrested and £400k of drugs seized in UK-wide sting More than 700 people have been arrested and 169 weapons confiscated during a county lines gangs operation, police say....
10:40, 2019-10-18

Trump administration accuses Gilead of infringing government patents for HIV prevention drugs The federal government accused the drugmaker Gilead in a lawsuit on Wednesday of infringing on government patents for the HIV prevention drugs Truvad...
04:48, 2019-11-07

Big pharma is denying children like my son vital drugs. So I've set up a buyers club | Robert Long The US company Vertex has put a ludicrous price on a new cystic fibrosis drug. But we’ve found a way to bypass its greed A few weeks ago I sat in a m...
16:24, 2019-06-06

Mac Miller death: man charged with selling fatal drugs to rapper who died of overdose A man has been charged with supplying drugs to Mac Miller two days before the rapper died of an overdose....
06:04, 2019-09-05

BREAKING: German nurse who murdered 85 patients with lethal drugs jailed for life A NURSE was killed 85 of his patients has been sentenced to life in jail for the worst killing spree in Germany's post-war history....
11:24, 2019-06-06