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"Kiddie Cocaine" - FDA Approves New ADHD Amphetamine Drug Disguised as Candy
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, children, safety, risks, protection, prevention, medicine, humans, health, ethics, drugs, disease, diet, abuse, Kiddie Cocaine, FDA, ADHD, Amphetamine, Drug, Disguised, Candy )

- 1078 days ago -
Yet despite these dire warnings, the FDA has moved forward with making these pharmaceuticals more attractive to children, so that "the new, quick-dissolving formulation will help harried mothers get their kids medicated faster before school."
PSA Video to Support One.Org/ Campaign to End AIDS By 2015
Health & Wellness  (tags: AIDS, disease, drug, healthcare, medicine, protection, safety, science, society, world )

- 2493 days ago -
AIDS 2015 Zach Galifianakis, Sarah Silverman, Tracy Morgan, Chloe Moretz, Marisa Tomei and Isaiah Mustafa let you know how we can all get rid of AIDS by 2015. ACTIONS. Video by Funny or
Army Veteran Faces Last Christmas With His Children After Being Refused Life-Prolonging Cancer Drug... Because He Has Wrong Post
Health & Wellness  (tags: Army veteran faces last, Christmas, with his, children after, being, refused, life, prolonging, cancer, drug, because, he has, wrong postcode )

- 2716 days ago -
A former soldier is facing his last Christmas with his children after being refused a life-prolonging cancer drug because he lives in the wrong town. Mark Bannister's long battle with cancer has culminated in a fight for the drug Avastin which his
'Quit Smoking' Drug Linked to Heart Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug, smoking, heart attacks, health )

- 2878 days ago -
A drug used by smokers to help them quit increases the risk of heart attacks and other serious cardiovascular problems, research says.
A 'Wonder Drug' That Could Kill ALL Types of Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug, breast cancer, cancer, health, tumours, breast cancer pills )

- 2886 days ago -
A breast cancer 'wonder drug' could be turned into a universal weapon against tumours, British scientists said last night.They have discovered a way of making a family of breast cancer pills effective against other cancers.
Can Eye Drops Make Your Hair Grow? The Drug Side-Effects That Are Actually GOOD for You
Health & Wellness  (tags: eye drops, hair, drug, side effects, health )

- 3081 days ago -
All medicines have ­side-effects. These are often ­perceived as a bad thing, but sometimes they can bring unexpected benefits.For example, U.S. researchers have found that women taking oestrogen-only HRT, a ­treatment used to minimise the effects.........
Cough Syrup Gives Clue to Breast Cancer Drug Dose
Health & Wellness  (tags: cough, syrup, breast cancer, drug, dose, patient )

- 3105 days ago -
Giving breast cancer patients cough syrup might tell doctors how well they will respond to a vital drug.
Urge Drug-Maker Hospira To Stop Supplying Lethal Injections
Health & Wellness  (tags: Drug, lethal injections, health )

- 3129 days ago -
Executions are on hold in several states as supplies of key drug used in lethal injections have dried up, and the maker of the drug has a chance to stand up against what it sees as a twisted use of its product.
Potential HIV Drug Keeps Virus Out of Cells
Health & Wellness  (tags: HIV, Drug, anti-HIV drug, health, virus, human cells )

- 3193 days ago -
Following up a pioneering 2007 proof-of-concept study, a University of Utah biochemist and colleagues have developed a promising new anti-HIV drug candidate, PIE12-trimer, that prevents HIV from attacking human cells.
Anti-Depressant Linked to Breast Cancer Deaths
Health & Wellness  (tags: anti-depressant, drug, breast cancer, disease, Health )

- 3389 days ago -
Women taking a popular anti-depressant at the same time as a drug used to stop breast cancer recurring are more likely to die from the disease, doctors warn.
Another Cancer Drug Too Dear for Britain: Bowel Cancer Victims Denied Life-Prolonging Care That's Free in Europe
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer victims, care, health, drug, Europe )

- 3466 days ago -
Bowel cancer sufferers are to be denied a life-prolonging drug on the NHS which is available to patients across Europe and beyond.
Obama Gives Powerful Drug Lobby a Seat at Healthcare Table
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug, lobby, republican, Billy, Tauzin, medicare, healthcare, health, disease, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, safety, risks, treatment, obama, government, politics, corruption, dishonesty, cover-up, americans, abuse, lies )

- 3577 days ago -
Barack Obama once lambasted drug companies and the influence they wield in Washington. The drug industry's chief lobbyist is former Republican Louisiana Congressman Billy Tauzin, who fought to prevent Medicare from negotiating for lower drug prices.
Drug Offers Hope on Alzheimer's - Britain
Health & Wellness  (tags: britain, uk, england, drug, Alzheimer's disease, Alzheimer's, science, disease )

- 3689 days ago -
A new drug which shows promise as a treatment for Alzheimer's disease has been developed by UK scientists. The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reports the drug, CPHPC, removes a protein thought to play a key role in Alzheimer's from the
New Pill to Treat Multiple Sclerosis May Be Available Soon, Says Drugmaker Merck
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, medicine, prevention, science, treatment, ms, multiple sclerosis, health, research, drug )

- 3767 days ago -
LONDON (AP) -- German drugmaker Merck Serono is one step closer to releasing the first pill to treat multiple sclerosis, the company said Friday.
Obama, McCain Supporters Agree Government Responsible For Ensuring Basic Healthcare, Food, and Education Needs
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, government, food, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, abuse, environment, drug )

- 3872 days ago -
A new poll shows broad consensus among Americans that the government is responsible for ensuring that its citizens can meet their basic healthcare, food, and educatio

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