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A Pill a Day? No Way, Survey Says

Abuse of Prescription Painkillers on the Rise Among High School Athletes: Survey

Acne Gel Linked to Rare Side Effect, Doctors Warn

ADHD Drug Might Help Treat Binge-Eating Disorder, Study Suggests

ADHD Drugs May Up Risk of Heart Problems in Kids, Study Finds

ADHD Medications Won't Stunt Kids' Growth, Study Finds

ADHD Stimulant Drug Abuse Common Among Young Adults: Survey

Almost 1 in 5 Americans Plagued by Constant Pain, Survey Suggests

Americans' Blood Triglyceride Levels Dropping: CDC

Antibiotic-Resistant Typhoid Spreading Across Asia, Africa

Antibiotics May Be Overused in Many Neonatal ICUs, Study Finds

Antibiotics Often Prescribed Needlessly for Terminally Ill, Study Finds

Antidepressants Ease Postpartum Depression, Study Finds

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Won't Harm Baby's Heart, Study Suggests

Antipsychotics Linked to Lower Brain Volume in Schizophrenia Patients

Antipsychotics May Be Deadlier Than Thought for Dementia Patients

Are Seniors With Diabetes Overtreated?

Avoid Medication Overdoses in Children

Behavioral Therapy Deemed Best for Social Phobia

Better Contraceptive Knowledge Can Aid in Safe Use of Acne Drug: Study

Big Increase Seen in Babies Born Addicted to Narcotics

Blood Pressure History May Affect Brain Function in Old Age

Blood Pressure Meds Lower Heart, Stroke Risks in Diabetics: Analysis

Blood Thinner Warfarin May Pose Greater Bleeding Risk for Obese: Study

Blood Thinners May Not Be Needed for Kids' Back Surgery

Blood Thinners Overprescribed for Low-Risk Irregular Heartbeat: Study

Bone Drugs Don't Lower Breast Cancer Risk After All, Study Finds

Bone Drugs May Protect Against Endometrial Cancer

Bone-Building Drug Strengthened Hips, Spines of Frail Women in Study

Breast Cancer Drug Aromasin May Be Option for Some Premenopausal Women

Breast Cancer Drug May Help Women Fight a Leading Cause of Infertility: Study

Certain Allergy, Depression Meds Tied to Higher Odds for Dementia

Certain Antipsychotic Meds Tied to Kidney Problems in Elderly

Certain Heart Drug, Antibiotic Combo Might Be Fatal for Seniors

Certain Painkillers Ill-Advised After Heart Attack: Study

Certain Painkillers Tied to Raised Risk of Death After Stroke

Chantix Linked to Higher Quit Rates in Certain Smokers: Study

Cheap Allergy Drug May Hold Potential as Hepatitis C Treatment

Cholesterol Drugs' Benefits Far Outweigh Side Effects, Review Finds

Cholesterol Drugs May Lower Stroke Risk for Healthy Older Adults

Combo Approach May Work Best for Smokers Looking to Quit

Combo Diabetes Therapy Outperforms Other Treatments, Study Finds

Combo Treatment for Advanced Melanoma Seems to Improve Survival

Common Blood Pressure Drug May Lower Risk For Lou Gehrig's Disease: Study

Common Class of Drugs May Be Linked to Pneumonia Risk

Common Drug for Irregular Heartbeat Tied to Worse Outcomes

Could an Apple a Day Help Keep the Pharmacist Away?

Could 'Phone Care' Ring in New Approach to Pain Relief?

Could Popular Heartburn Drugs Upset Your 'Good' Gut Bugs?

Deaths From Narcotic Painkillers Quadrupled in Past Decade: CDC

Diabetes Drug May Spur Weight Loss in Obese Nondiabetics

Diabetes Drug Metformin May Affect Thyroid in Some Patients

Diabetes Drug Metformin Safe for Patients With Kidney Disease: Review

Diabetes Patients Lax With Meds If Diagnosed With Cancer, Study Finds

Do Antidepressants in Pregnancy Raise Risks for Mental Woes in Kids?

Do Pregnant Women Need High Blood Pressure Treatment?

Docs More Likely to Prescribe Unneeded Antibiotics Later in Day: Study

Doctors' Group Issues Painkiller Guidelines

'Doctor-Shopping' for Painkillers Common After Broken-Bone Surgery, Study Finds

Drug Combo Helps Lupus-Related Kidney Condition

Drug for Bladder Problems May Help Control Weight, Too

Drug Gives Big Survival Boost Against Type of Advanced Breast Cancer

Drug Gives 'New Hope' Against Heart Failure, Expert Says

Drug Interactions Common Among Hospitalized Kids, Study Says

Drug Regimen Cures Hepatitis C in Most Liver Transplant Patients in Study

Drug Shows Early Promise for Advanced Lung Cancer

Drug to Treat Serious Infections May Harm Kids' Kidneys, Study Says

Early Studies See No Heart Risk From Testosterone Therapy

Easing Depression May Boost Heart Health, Study Finds

Environmental Concerns Led to Jump in Cost of Asthma Inhalers: Study

ER Doctors Cautious When Prescribing Narcotic Painkillers: Study

ER Practices Key to Helping Those Addicted to Painkillers: Study

ERs See Spike in Narcotic Painkiller Abuse Cases

Experimental Cholesterol-Lowering Drug Effective, Study Reports

Experts Issue Guidelines for Treating Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Experts See Place for Weight-Loss Drugs in Obesity Treatment

FDA Approves Another Weekly Injectable Drug for Type 2 Diabetes

FDA Approves Drug for Advanced Thyroid Cancer

FDA Approves First in New Class of Drugs for Advanced Ovarian Cancer

FDA Approves Hard-to-Abuse Narcotic Painkiller

FDA Approves New Breast Cancer Drug

FDA Approves New Kind of Insomnia Drug

FDA Approves New Obesity Drug

FDA Approves New Psoriasis Drug

FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug

FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Drug

FDA Issues New Drug Label Rules to Better Inform Pregnant Women

FDA Issues Warning for Type 2 Diabetes Drugs

FDA OK of 1st 'Biosimilar' Drug May Mean Cheaper Options for Patients

FDA OKs New Anti-Clotting Drug for Heart Rhythm Disorder

FDA Warns of Cardiac Effect When Heart Drug Mixed With Hepatitis C Meds

FDA: Supplements, Meds Can Be Dangerous Mix

Few Sickle Cell Patients Receiving Beneficial Drug, Study Finds

Fewer Painkiller Deaths in States With Medical Marijuana: Study

Following Blood Pressure Guidelines Saves Lives, Dollars: Study

For a Child's Fracture, Use Ibuprofen, Not Morphine: Study

Generic Drugs May Help Breast Cancer Patients Stick to Therapy

Generic Eye Drops for Glaucoma Encourage Greater Use

Global Blood Pressure Program Could Save Millions of Lives, Experts Say

Hairless Man Now Hairy, Thanks to Arthritis Drug

Have Insurers Found Way Around Obamacare 'Pre-Existing Conditions' Rule?

Heart Drug Clears Up 'Strawberry' Birthmarks

Heart Drug Digoxin May Not Be Best for Some Heart Patients

Heart Groups Issue Updated Blood Pressure Guidelines

Hepatitis C Drugs Will 'Strain Budgets' at Current Prices: Study

Herceptin Best for Certain Breast Cancer Patients, Study Says

Herceptin May Benefit Some Women With Early Breast Cancer

Heroin Overdose Deaths Doubled in Much of U.S.: CDC Study

Heroin Use Surges Among Whites Who Abuse Prescription Painkillers

High Blood Pressure May Sometimes Be Overtreated: Study

HIV Meds May Also Help Control Hepatitis C, Study Finds

Hospitals' High Antibiotic Use May Boost Germs' Resistance: Study

Impotence Drug Might Counter Common Gene Mutation in Type 2 Diabetes: Study

Improper Antibiotic Use Often Due to Misdiagnosis: Study

Ingredient in MS, Psoriasis Drugs Linked to Two Deadly Brain Infections

Insulin Use, Out-of-Pocket Costs Way Up for Type 2 Diabetes

Insulin-Metformin Combo Tied to Poorer Survival in Diabetes Study

It's 'Buyer Beware' for Decorative Contact Lenses, FDA Says

Kids More Likely Than Adults To Be Resistant to HIV Meds: Study

Kids Prescribed Antibiotics Twice as Often as Needed, Study Finds

Knee Arthritis Drugs Beat Placebos, but Study Finds No Clear Winner

Knowledge Is Power for Patients With Heart Failure

Levodopa May Beat Newer Meds for Long-Term Parkinson's Care: Study

Lower Doses of Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs May Work for Some

Many Acne Patients Don't Take Their Meds, Survey Shows

Many Americans Who Drink Also Take Prescription Medications: Study

Many Delay Blood Thinners After Stent Placement, Risking Death

Many Kids With ADHD May Be Missing Out on Talk Therapy

Many Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients May Skip Meds: Study

Many U.S. Vets Suffer Chronic Pain, Take Narcotic Painkillers: Study

Many U.S. Workers on Disability Use Narcotic Painkillers, Study Finds

Many Women of Childbearing Age Take Narcotic Painkillers: CDC

Medical Bills Pricey for Americans, Even With Private Insurance

Medical Pot-Painkiller Combo Isn't Always Recipe for Abuse

Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in U.S. Children

Medication Linked to Fewer Injuries in Kids With ADHD

Medication Problems May Spur Many Child ER Trips, Study Finds

Medicines Are Biggest Culprit in Fatal Allergic Reactions: Study

Melanoma Drug Trials Show Significant Promise

Metformin Beats Other Type 2 Diabetes Drugs for First Treatment: Study

Milliliter-Only Dosing Recommended for Kids' Meds

More Americans Controlling Their High Blood Pressure

More Babies Born to Mothers Addicted to Pain Meds

More Hispanics Took Heart Meds After Medicare Part D Launch

More U.S. Kids Getting Mental Health Treatment

Morphine After Tonsillectomy Tied to Breathing Problems in Study

Most Americans With HIV Don't Have Virus Under Control, CDC Says

Most Treatments for Blood Clots Appear Safe, Effective

Most Who Abuse Painkillers Are Unprepared If Overdose Strikes: Study

Multiple Drug Use Fueling Drugged-Driving Fatalities: Report

Multiple ER Visits Linked to Risk of Prescription-Drug Overdose Death

Narcotic Painkillers in Pregnancy Common, Harmful to Baby: Study

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Set for Saturday

Nearly 1 in 10 Adults Skips Meds Due to Cost, CDC Says

New Antibiotic May Combat Resistant Bacteria

New Drug Class Slashes 'Bad' Cholesterol, Review Finds

New Drug for Crohn's Disease Shows Early Promise

New Drug May Help Keep Hodgkin Lymphoma at Bay

New Drug May Slow Recurrent Thyroid Cancer, Study Finds

New Drug May Treat Constipation Caused by Strong Painkillers

New Drug Shows Promise for MS

New Eczema Drug Shows Promise in Early Trials

New Guidelines for People With Nasal Allergies

New Guidelines for Sickle Cell Disease

New Guidelines Recommend Longer Tamoxifen Treatment

New Guidelines Would Greatly Boost Number of Young People on Statins

New Moms' Codeine Use Down Since Health Warnings

New Psoriasis Drug Shows Promise in Trials

New Specialty Medicines Drive Up Drug Spending

Newer Blood Thinner May Improve Outcomes for Heart Attack Survivors

Newly Diagnosed With High Blood Pressure? 3 Factors Affect Prognosis

Niacin Doesn't Reduce Heart Problems, May Create Some, Research Finds

No Link Seen Between Oxytocin-Assisted Labor and ADHD

No Sign That ADHD Meds Raise Suicide Risk: Study

Nonsurgical Treatments Suggested for Women's Urinary Incontinence

Number of Americans Taking Statins Keeps Rising: CDC

Older Patients More Likely to Fill Prescriptions for Generic Statins: Study

One Dose of Antidepressant Changes Brain Connections, Study Says

One-Quarter of Narcotic Painkillers Misused, Study Shows

Osteoporosis Drugs Work, But Review Finds No Clear Winner

Pack a Travel First-Aid Kit for the Holidays

Painkiller Abuse More Likely for Those Who Skip College: Study

Painkiller Tramadol Linked to Low Blood Sugar

Pair of Pills Shows Promise for Recurrent Ovarian Cancer

Parkinson's Drugs May Spur Compulsive Behaviors

Pharmacists Key to Whether Patients Take Blood Thinners

Popular Crohn's, Colitis Drugs Not Linked to Short-Term Cancer Risk: Study

Potential Clue to Ebola Treatments Uncovered, Researchers Say

Prescribe Blood Thinner Pradaxa With Caution, Study Warns

Prescription Painkillers Fueling Overdose Cases in ERs, Study Finds

Prescriptions for Powerful Painkillers Vary Widely Among States: CDC

Prices of MS Drugs Soaring, Study Finds

Pricey Hepatitis Drug a Good Bet in U.S. Prisons, Study Says

Problems Spotted in Clinical Trials Can Go Unreported, Study Says

Pros, Cons to Dissolving Lung Clots: Study

Rare Gene Mutations May Help Shield the Heart

Recession Linked to More Than 10,000 Suicides in North America, Europe

Researchers Don't See Long-Term Benefits From Drug for Preemies

Researchers Take 'First Baby Step' Toward Anti-Aging Drug

Rivers May Be Factor in Antibiotic Resistance

Robin Williams' Death Shines Light on Depression, Substance Abuse

Robin Williams Had Early Stage Parkinson's Disease, Wife Reveals

Robin Williams Had Parkinson's Disease, Wife Says

Seniors Still Given Potentially Dangerous Sedatives: Study

Sizing Up Your Options for Hay Fever Relief

Small Number of Drugs Behind Kids' Accidental Poisonings: CDC

Smokers May Get Less Benefit From Drugs for Arthritic Back Pain

Some Arthritis Meds Cost Seniors Thousands Annually

Some Lung Patients Buy Cigarettes Along With Meds at Pharmacies: Study

Spoon Measurements Behind Many Child Drug-Dosing Errors: Study

Standard Treatment for Underactive Thyroid Gland Still Best: Experts

Statins Carry Some Risk for Seniors, Study Suggests

Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Statins Won't Help Protect Bones, Study Finds

Steroids No Better for Sciatica Pain Than Placebo, Study Finds

Stopping Statins for Terminal Patients a Safe Option: Study

Study Finds Many Flu Patients Not Treated Appropriately

Study Finds Need for Improved Schizophrenia Care

Study Links Antibiotics to Digestive Complication in Infants

Study Rates Migraine Medications

Study Supports Benefit of Widely Used Glaucoma Drug

Study: Aspirin Might Work Instead of Warfarin for Deep Vein Clots

Study: Common HIV Drug May Boost Suicide Risk

Study: Wikipedia Drug Entries Not Always Up-to-Date

Swallowing Pills? Children Can Learn How

Take Heartburn Medicines Before Breakfast for Best Effect

Taking Antipsychotic Drugs While Pregnant May Harm Newborns: Study

Taking Pill Before, After Sex Cuts HIV Infection for Gay Men: Study

Talk Therapy Plus Meds May Be Best for Severe Depression

'Tamper-Proof' Narcotic Painkiller May Be Curbing Abuse: Study

Targeted Drugs Among Successes Against Cancer, Says New Report

Teens Given Anxiety, Sleep Meds May Be at Risk for Drug Abuse

Teens With History of Self-Poisoning Face Greater Suicide Risk

Terminally Ill Can Do Without Statins, Study Finds

Text Messages Remind People to Take Medications

Tight Blood Pressure Control Doesn't Raise Risk of Falls, Study Says

Tight Blood Sugar Control Doesn't Prevent Strokes in Diabetics: Study

Too Few Prostate Cancer Patients Get Bone-Strengthening Meds: Study

Two Generic Versions of ADHD Drug Not as Effective: FDA

Two-Pronged Program Looks Best for Helping Smokers Quit

U.S. Doctors Cutting Back on Painkiller Prescriptions: Study

U.S. Hospitals See Big Rise in Drug-Related Suicide Attempts

U.S. Kids Use ADHD Meds More During School Year

U.S. Painkiller Abuse 'Epidemic' May Be Declining, Study Says

U.S. Prices Soaring for Some Generic Drugs, Experts Say

U.S. to Tighten Access to Certain Narcotic Painkillers

Uninsured May Face Much Higher Charges for Cancer Drugs

Use Prescription Painkillers Safely

Wearable, Doc-Prescribed Monitors May Help Spot High Blood Pressure

Weight Gain From Antidepressants Is Minimal, Study Suggests

Why Isn't There Any Cheap, Generic Insulin?