Medicine

Florida Wants To Import Medicine From Canada. But How Would That Work?

Florida Wants To Import Medicine From Canada. But How Would That Work?

14 hours ago   |   NPR

A bill that the governor signed this month would let Florida make bulk purchases of prescription drugs from Canada. It's now law but still faces big hurdles that could keep it...
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6 things a DNA test can tell you about your health

6 things a DNA test can tell you about your health

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Genetic testing is an important health-care tool that can tell people a lot about their bodies. These tests analyze a sample of a person's DNA and look for specific changes...
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Why the Jacob Trouba trade happened for the Rangers

17 hours ago   |   Newsday

Newest Ranger said he needed to leave Canada so his fiancee could further her career in medicine.
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Scientists can predict medical conditions off your Facebook posts

Scientists can predict medical conditions off your Facebook posts

18 hours ago   |   New York Post

In a world of digital addicts, oversharing on social media is often seen as a character flaw - but a new study reveals it might actually be good for your health. Researchers...
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Vaccine Injury Claims Are Few and Far Between

19 hours ago   |   NY Times

Data from a federal program designed to compensate people harmed by vaccines shows how rare it is for someone to claim they were hurt after getting vaccinated.
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AP Investigation: Many US jails fail to stop inmate suicides

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

The last time Tanna Jo Fillmore talked with her mother, she was in a Utah jail, angry, pleading and desperate. She'd called every day that past week, begging for help. I need...
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Climate Change May Be Spreading Flesh-Eating Bacteria to Unexpected Waters

1 day ago   |   Time

Climate change is warming ocean waters around the globe, which affects what can thrive in various parts of the seas. Now, bacteria that can cause a flesh-eating infection are...
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How Does Insulin Work in Our Bodies?

1 day ago   |   Scientific American

What is insulin and how do our bodies use it?
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Your Zip Code Could Affect Your Lifespan. These Maps Show How

1 day ago   |   Time

Predicting lifespan isn't an exact science. U.S. life expectancy is currently estimated at 78.6 years, but that one number doesn't tell the whole story. Genes, gender...
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3 biotechs that investors should buy next after Pfizer's $11 billion deal for cancer drugmaker Array BioPharma

3 biotechs that investors should buy next after Pfizer's $11 billion deal for cancer drugmaker Array BioPharma

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

US drug giant Pfizer just announced that it is acquiring biotech Array BioPharma for $11.4 billion. This latest deal points to a trend of big companies snapping up...
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Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

The president is hoping to replicate the dynamics that allowed him to capture the Republican Party nomination and then the presidency in 2016 as an insurgent intent on... Read more ...

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Federal authorities discovered 16.5 tons of cocaine on a ship in a Philadelphia and arrested members of the crew in one of the largest drug busts in the area's history... Read more ...

‘Attack squirrel' hopped up on meth rescued during drug bust

‘Attack squirrel' hopped up on meth rescued during drug bust

Rocky's got nothing on this flying squirrel. An “attack squirrel” in a cage was hopped up on methamphetamine so it would stay aggressive, authorities said. Limestone County... Read more ...

On day one of his 2020 campaign, Trump promised to cure cancer, wipe out...

On day one of his 2020 campaign, Trump promised to cure cancer, wipe out AIDS, and put an American on Mars

President Donald Trump officially launched his campaign for re-election in the 2020 presidential election in Orlando, Florida, on Tuesday night. Trump outlined a series of... Read more ...

Trump says Shanahan is withdrawing from Defense secretary consideration

Trump says Shanahan is withdrawing from Defense secretary consideration

President Donald Trump said acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan will not move forward with the confirmation process so that he can “devote more time to his family.” He also... Read more ...

Kepler's hit in 17th gives Twins 4-3 win over Red Sox

Kepler's hit in 17th gives Twins 4-3 win over Red Sox

MINNEAPOLIS - Max Kepler's single with one out in the 17th inning gave the Minnesota Twins a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox early Wednesday in the longest game by innings... Read more ...

Rocket hits Basra oil headquarter site of Exxon, Royal Dutch Shell

Rocket hits Basra oil headquarter site of Exxon, Royal Dutch Shell

A rocket was fired at the headquarters of a number of global oil companies, including ExxonMobil, west of Basra, Iraq on Wednesday, injuring three Iraqi workers. Read more ...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to Northern California cities and... Read more ...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to Northern California cities and... Read more ...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to listeria concerns

You might want to check the fridge. Read more ...