Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited is expanding its voluntary recall of contaminated sartans to include 36 more lots of losartan potassium and 68 more lots of losartan-hydrochlorothiazide combination ...
The US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) is awarding $350 million to four states chosen to participate in the initial round of its opioid-related HEALing Communities Study. The overarching ...
The increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) upon developing type 2 diabetes is similar in men and women, show data from a large UK-based study of newly diagnosed patients. The new findings ...
Consuming a moderate amount of red meat and/or processed meat is associated with an increased risk of developing colorectal cancer, according to new findings. The study authors found that eating an ...
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted final approval for the first generic naloxone hydrochloride nasal spray (Narcan, Teva Pharmaceuticals) that can stop or reverse the effects of an ...
I'm Ivan Oransky and welcome to Medscape's The Week That Wasn't, our review of trending medical topics our news team chose not to cover — and why. Our first story concerns a 21-year-old construction ...
High-frequency transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) targeting hippocampal-cortical brain networks can improve age-related decline in long-term memory, new research shows. Age-related memory loss is ...
The Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis on Wednesday became the seventh US medical school to offer its students free tuition, as the national trend starts to build momentum, ...
Extending lung cancer screening in individuals beyond 5 years can significantly impact the survival benefits associated with early disease detection, reports a new study. The 10-year results of The ...
SAN DIEGO — If neurosurgeons feel they are getting shortchanged for the work they do, they're right. Researchers at the Mayo Clinic, Arizona, recently quantified just how much less reimbursement the ...
'Could I Have Averted This Disaster?' I was a young resident in August 2009 when I saw Mr Khan (name changed to protect patient privacy) in the primary care continuity clinic. He was a 52-year-old man ...
The FDA has cleared Gelesis100 (Plenity, Gelesis) for weight management in adults with a body mass index (BMI) of 25 – 40 kg/m2, when used together with diet and exercise, according to a company news ...