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1 in 6 Seniors Takes Dangerous Combos of Meds, Supplements: Study

2 Experimental Drugs Offer Hope Against Psoriasis: Studies

60,000 U.S. Kids Treated for Accidental Medicine Poisoning a Year

Abuse of Prescription Painkillers, Stimulants Ups Sexual Risks for Teens

Acetaminophen Tops List of Accidental Infant Poisonings

Acetaminophen Won't Help Arthritis Pain, Study Finds

Addicts Using Diarrhea Drug Imodium to Get High

ADHD Medications Linked to Sleep Problems in Kids

ADHD Meds May Raise Risk for Psychotic Side Effects in Some Kids: Study

After Breast Cancer, Many in Appalachia Say No to Lifesaving Drugs

All High-Risk Patients Should Get Blood Pressure Meds: Study

Almost Half of American Adults With HIV Don't Take Meds: Report

Americans Concerned About Prescription Painkiller Addiction

Anemia Drugs May Not Boost Kidney Patients' Well-Being: Study

Angioplasty May Not Boost Survival for Some Heart Disease Patients

Anti-Addiction Drug May Help Curb Painkiller, Heroin Dependence

Antibiotic May Lower Effect of Some Blood Thinners

Antibiotic Resistance Common in Kids' Urinary Tract Infections

Antidepressant Paxil Isn't Safe for Teens, New Analysis Says

Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More

Antidepressants Top Treatment Choice for Severe PMS: Researchers

Antifungal for Yeast Infections Tied to Miscarriage Risk

Antipsychotic Drugs Tied to Risk of Early Death in Parkinson's Patients

Antipsychotic Drugs Will Become More Affordable, Study Predicts

Antipsychotics Don't Ease Delirium in Hospitalized Patients

Antiviral Drug May Prevent Ebola, Small Study Suggests

As HIV Patients Live Longer, Certain Cancer Risks Rise: Study

Asthma May Raise Risk for Abdominal Aneurysm

Beware Safety Risks Posed by 'Off-Label' Drug Use

Blood Pressure Drugs Linked to Longer Ovarian Cancer Survival

Blood Thinner, Certain Diabetes Drugs Are a Bad Combo

Blood Thinners OK for Cancers That Spread to Brain, Study Finds

Brain Bleed Risk From Warfarin May Be Higher Than Thought

Breast Cancer Drugs Battle Disease's Return

Breast Cancer Meds Won't Raise Chances of Heart Attack, Stroke, Study Suggests

California Lawmakers Pass Right-to-Die Measure

Can U.S. Health-Care System Afford New, Improved Cholesterol Drugs?

Car Crash Risk Doubles for New Users of Sleeping Pills, Study Finds

'Cash for Lower Cholesterol' Program Works With Doc-Patient Teams

CDC Issues Tough New Guidelines on Use of Prescription Painkillers

Certain Antibiotic Might Combat Children's Wheezing Episodes

Chantix Study Finds Little Evidence to Support Suicidal, Criminal Warnings

Chronic Pain May Trigger Many Cases of Painkiller Addiction: Survey

Coffee, Wine Good for Healthy Gut, Sodas May Be Bad

College Kids Easily Find Contraband ADHD Drugs, Other Meds

Common Antidepressants Linked to Higher Fracture Odds in Menopausal Women

Common Diabetes Meds Tied to Lower Risk for Parkinson's

Common Heart Failure Drugs May Harm More Than Help

Common Heartburn Drugs Linked to Kidney Disease in Study

Contraception Safety Program for Acne Drug Failing in Canada

Cost of Insulin Rises Threefold in Just a Decade: Study

Could a Low-Risk Surgery Help Your Chronic Heartburn?

Could ADHD Drug Find New Role in Menopause?

Could Antibiotics Raise a Child's Risk for Juvenile Arthritis?

Could Common Diabetes Drugs Help Fight Leukemia?

Cutting Brand-Name Drug Use Could Save U.S. $73 Billion: Study

Cystic Fibrosis Drug Seems OK for Preschoolers: Study

Dementia Drug May Lower Risk of Falls Among Parkinson's Patients

Dementia Meds May Lead to Harmful Weight Loss: Study

Desperate for Shut-Eye?

Diabetes Drug Improves Gut Bacteria, Study Finds

Diabetes Meds Vary in Safety and Effectiveness, Study Shows

Did Painkiller Crackdown Cause Heroin Epidemic?

Doctors' Group Urges Greater Use of Generic Drugs

Doctors Often Overestimate Promise of Newly Approved Drugs

Doctors' Prescribing Practices Key to Curbing Painkiller Abuse: CDC

Drug Avastin Not Linked to Higher Risk of Blindness: Study

Drug Duo May Rapidly Shrink Breast Tumors in Some Patients

Drug for Rheumatoid Arthritis May Also Help Ease Vitiligo

Drug for Yeast Infections May Raise Miscarriage Risk, FDA Warns

Drug Helps Those With Tough-to-Treat Schizophrenia: Study

Drug Makers May Delay Reporting Patient Harms to FDA: Study

Drug May Ease Passage When Kidney Stone Strikes

Drug Overdose Rates Soaring Among U.S. Youth

Drug Protects Lung Function in Kids With Sickle Cell: Study

Drug Seems to Extend Survival for Advanced Melanoma Patients

'Drugged Driving' on the Rise in U.S.

Drugs May Protect the Heart During Chemotherapy

Elderly With Advanced Colon Cancer Often Get Costly, Dubious Treatments: Study

E-Pillboxes Improve Medication Adherence, Study Finds

Ex-NFL Star Helps Spread the Word on Risks Posed by Painkillers

Experimental Psoriasis Drug Shows Promise

Experts Urge Caution With Popular Painkillers After FDA Warning

Fatal Overdoses Rising From Sedatives Like Valium, Xanax

FDA Advisers Recommend Approval of 2nd New Cholesterol Drug

FDA Advisers Recommend Approval of First of 2 New Cholesterol Drugs

FDA Approves First Pill Made by 3D Printing

FDA Approves Implant to Battle Opioid Addiction

FDA Approves Libido Pill for Women -- With Restrictions

FDA Approves New Drug for Heart Failure

FDA Approves New Drug for Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder

FDA Approves New Drug to Treat Bladder Cancer

FDA Approves Second Drug in New Class of Cholesterol-Lowering Medications

FDA Could Approve First Female Libido Pill Soon

FDA OKs First of New Class of Cholesterol Drugs

FDA Orders Warning Labels on Prescription Narcotic Painkillers

FDA Puts Antibiotics for Food Animals Under Vet's Supervision

FDA Seizes Counterfeit Drugs, Devices Sold Online

FDA Strengthens Heart Attack, Stroke Warning for Popular Painkillers

FDA Wants Generic Narcotic Painkillers to Be Abuse-Deterrent

FDA: 2 Diabetes Drugs May Be Linked to Heart Failure Risk

'Female Libido' Pill May Not Be Worth It: Researchers

Florida Laws May Help Lower Abuse of Prescription Painkillers

Florida 'Pill Mill' Crackdown May Have Curbed Painkiller ODs

For Unexplained Infertility, Breast Cancer Drug No Better Than Standard Treatment

Fridge-Sized Machine Makes Prescription Drugs 'On Demand'

Generic Hepatitis C Drugs as Effective as Pricey Brand Names: Study

Genetic Makeup May Help Explain Methadone Overdoses

Got Unused Meds? Here's What to Do

Got Unwanted Pills? Drug Take-Back Day Is April 30

Half of U.S. Hispanics With High Cholesterol Unaware They Have It: Study

Heart Disease Doesn't Take a Holiday

Heart Patients Worldwide Missing Out on Key Drugs

Heart Valve Patients Who Manage Their Own Blood Thinners May Do Better

Heartburn Meds Linked to Chronic Kidney Disease

Hepatitis C Therapy May Reduce Need for Liver Transplants

Heroin Use on the Rise Among Women, Wealthier People, CDC Finds

HIV Prevention Pill May Not Need to Be Taken Daily

Hormone-Like Drug Doesn't Help Women With Alzheimer's: Study

How Long Do Patients With Clots in the Lung Need Blood Thinners?

How to Dispose of Unused or Expired Prescription Drugs

Impotence Drug May Help Fight Rare Lung Disease: Study

In Rare Cases, Hepatitis C Drug Tied to Slowed Heart Rate: Study

Including Pharmacist on Medical Team May Aid Blood Pressure Control

Infants Born to Drug-Abusing Mothers Often Readmitted to Hospital

Injury Toll in U.S. in 2013: $671 Billion

Is Daily Blood Thinner Needed for Irregular Heartbeat?

Jimmy Carter's Recovery Highlights Power of New Cancer Treatments

Kids' ER Visits for Medicine Overdoses Dropping: Report

Kids' Hemophilia Drugs a Big Part of State Medicaid Spending

Kids Who Take ADHD Meds More Likely to Be Bullied, Study Finds

Leading Doctors' Group Wants to Ban Prescription Drug Ads

Lithium Beats Newer Meds for Bipolar Disorder, Study Finds

Lower Blood Pressure Target Could Save Lives: Study

Majority of Americans Wants Medicare to Cover Obesity Treatments

Many Hospitals Overestimate Their Adherence to Stroke Guidelines

Many Migraine Sufferers Given Narcotic Painkillers, Barbiturates

Many Patients With Acne Take Antibiotics Too Long: Study

Many Seniors Given Antipsychotic Meds, Despite Potential Problems

Many With Irregular Heartbeat Missing Out on Stroke-Preventing Treatments

Media Often Overplays Cancer Drug Research, Study Finds

Medical Marijuana Ads May Prompt Pot Use Among Teens

Medical Marijuana May Pose Risk to Teens, Study Suggests

Medicare Spends Billions on Chronic Kidney Disease, Study Finds

Medicines Last as Long in Space as Here on Earth: Study

Melanoma Drug Boosting Survival for Many, Study Shows

Metformin May Not Help Obese Teens With Type 1 Diabetes

More Evidence Daily Pill Can Prevent HIV Transmission

Most Children With Migraines Don't Get Proven Treatments: Study

Most Don't Need 'Bridging' When They Stop Warfarin Temporarily

MS Drug Tied to Higher Risk for Potentially Deadly Brain Virus

Narcotic Painkiller Use in Adolescence May Raise Risk of Adult Addiction

Nearly Half of Americans With High Blood Pressure Not Controlling It: CDC

Negative News on Statins Tied to Dropped Prescriptions

New Blood Pressure Guidelines a Danger to Patients: Study

New Clues to Easing Side Effects From Parkinson's Drug

New Drug a Weapon Against Advanced Melanoma: Study

New Drug for Severe Form of Arthritis Shows Promise in Trial

New Drug Keeps Common Breast Cancer Under Control Longer: Study

New Drug Lowers Levels of Triglyceride Blood Fats: Study

New Drug May Give Small Survival Boost to Some With Advanced Lung Cancer

New Drug Shows Potential for Blood Cancer

New IBS Drug Eases Stomach Pain and Diarrhea for Some: Study

New Kidney Transplant Drug Cuts Risk of Earlier Death: Study

New Skin Cancer Drug Approved by FDA

Newer Blood Pressure Drugs as Good as Older Ones: Study

Newer Drugs Helping Older People With Eye Disease

No Link Between Anti-Smoking Drugs, Mental Health Issues: Study

No Link Between 'the Pill' and Birth Defects: Study

No Mental Benefits Seen for Elderly Who Stop Blood Pressure Meds

No Need to Stop Taking Statins Before Surgery, Study Finds

Obama Administration Steps Up Efforts to Beat Painkiller, Heroin Epidemic

Obama Administration Takes Aim at Epidemic of Heroin, Painkiller Abuse

One-a-Day Anti-Seizure Drug Shows Promise for People With Epilepsy

Pain, Epilepsy Drug Lyrica May Increase Birth Defects Risk, Study Suggests

Painkiller Addiction Relapse More Likely for Some

Painkiller Overdoses Often Involve 'Pharmacy Shopping'

Painkillers Don't Ease Disability Due to Nerve Damage: Study

Parents Often Don't Get Rid of Leftover Prescription Opioids

Pediatricians Vary Widely in Diagnosing ADHD, Depression

Personalized 'Pills' From a 3D Printer?

Pharmacists Can Manage Some Chronic Conditions Effectively, Study Suggests

Pill for Low Libido in Women Goes on Sale on Saturday

'Placebo Effect' Might Help Predict Response to Depression Treatment

Poll: Americans Want Bold Action to Keep Health Care Costs Down

Prenatal Use of HIV Drug May Slow Child's Development Slightly

Prescription Drug Use on the Rise in U.S.

Prescription Naproxen as Good as Narcotic Painkillers for Low Back Pain: Study

Prescription Painkiller Abuse Rate Down, But Many Are Addicted: Study

Preventive HIV Treatment Shown Effective at Health Clinics

Pricey Hepatitis C Drugs Denied to Almost Half of Medicaid Patients: Study

Promise From a New Weight-Loss Drug

Research Gives Clues to Why Some Benefit More From Drug for Bipolar Disorder

Resistance to HIV Drug Growing, Study Finds

Retail Prices of Dermatology Drugs Skyrocket

Risk to Baby From Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy Is Small, Study Says

Safe to Take Antidepressants With Tamoxifen: Study

Sharapova Not the First to Use Performance-Enhancing Drug

Shortages of Lifesaving Drugs Linger in U.S.

Sickle Cell Drug Doesn't Relieve Pain Crises: Study

Side Effects Cause Some to Stop Taking Blood Thinner Brilinta

Skipping Meds Greatly Ups Heart Patients' Risk of Stroke: Study

Some Blood Pressure Drugs May Be Risky for Certain Surgery Patients

Statins Might Reduce Complications After Major Lung Surgery

Steroid May Be Safe, Effective Gout Treatment, Study Finds

Stroke Patients Often Can't Name Doctor, Grasp Treatment Plan: Study

Study Finds No Heart Risk From SSRI Antidepressants

Study Sees Possible Link Between Antibiotics and Delirium in Patients

Study: Lowering Beta-Blocker Dose May Boost Survival After Heart Attack

Surgery May Beat Drugs for Ulcerative Colitis: Study

Take Precautions to Prevent Child Poisonings

Taking Blood Pressure Drugs at Night May Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Talk Therapy, Antidepressants Offer Similar Results for Major Depression

Targeted Drug-Delivery System May Treat Pregnancy Complications

Text Messages May Prompt People to Take Their Meds

The High Price of Untreated Insomnia

Think You're Allergic to Penicillin? Maybe Not, Researchers Say

Tips for Traveling to the U.S. With Medications

Too Few Americans Are Taking Needed Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: CDC

Too Few Psychiatric Patients Screened for Diabetes: Study

Too Many People Still Take Unneeded Antibiotics: Study

Two Drugs Equal in Preventing Early Breast Cancer's Return: Study

U.S. FDA Approves New Drug for Schizophrenia, Major Depression

U.S. Oncologists Decry High Cost of Cancer Drugs

Unapproved Ear Drops Targeted by FDA

Under-the-Tongue Hay Fever Pills Offer Little Benefit: Study

Updated Heart Failure Treatment Guidelines Issued

Viagra, Other ED Meds Won't Raise Melanoma Risk

Warfarin Can Be Safe, Effective for People With Irregular Heartbeat

Why More Painkiller Addicts Are Using Heroin, Too

Widely Used Antibiotics May Raise Heart Risks, Review Finds

Widely Used Heart Drug Tied to Dementia Risk

Women Spend Far Less on Birth Control Because of 'Obamacare'

Yeast's New Use: Making Narcotic Painkillers

Younger Women Less Likely to Take Meds After Heart Attack

Zurampic Approved for Gout