In a study published Monday in the journal Circulation, researchers report that one in eight adults with common heart diseases in the US either skip taking medications, delay filling prescriptions or take lower-than-prescribed doses because of concerns about cost
China has granted conditional approval to its first self-developed treatment for Alzheimer’s disease (AD), a move that may point to revived opportunities in a therapeutic area where drugmakers have burned billions of dollars without yielding a validated new drug.
Life expectancy for American men dropped for a third consecutive year, with the National Center for Health Statistics citing an increase in so-called "deaths of despair," such as the rise in drug overdose deaths.
New South Wales police hailed one of the “easiest” drug busts in history after a driver allegedly crashed a van carrying $200 million worth of the drug ice into parked cop cars outside a station in Sydney’s northwest in Australia.
A recent report has shed light on a rise in drug abuse among serving Israeli military forces, prompting Chief of Staff of the Israeli Army Aviv Kochavi to order establishment of a special committee to fight the phenomenon.