A filmmaker with multiple sclerosis hopes an app he developed will help fellow wheelchair users make cities like New York …
Pain drugs will need new warnings to alert patients and doctors about their dangers.
On Friday, scientists from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the results of its initial investigation into the presence of arsenic in rice, and concluded that levels of the chemical are very low and do not pose …
The war on drugs may have ended today.
Texas legislators want to require that abortions in the state be performed in ambulatory surgery centers rather than licensed doctors’ offices or clinics, but will that make them safer?
Missed diagnoses out-ranked medication overdoses and surgical mistakes in causing the most patient harm.
In the latest volley over the contraceptive Plan B, a federal judge reversed the Department of Health and Human Services decision to restrict over-the-counter availability of the morning after pill to those 17 years or older .
The chemical, found in many plastic products, can interfere with normal brain development.
In handwritten letters, children make the case to President Obama for stronger gun control laws
Two cases could trigger dramatic changes in the way medications and therapies are regulated.