Tagged With Medicine

A new prescription drug made from CBD has been groundbreaking for kids with epilepsy. We talked to their parents about the good, the bad and the ugly of what it's been like to take it.


We got a look at the pitch deck of buzzy Silicon Valley health-tech startup Sempre Health. It reveals how a $4 billion industry is ripe for disruption.


Australian researchers just released the world's first AI-developed vaccine and it could prevent another horror flu season



Baby boomers were once demonized for using marijuana, but now they're swearing by it as a miracle cure


This New York doctor has been publicly urging parents not to vaccinate their children in the midst of a measles outbreak. Why is he still allowed to practice medicine?


Researchers believe psychedelic drugs could combat depression and addiction. Here's how magic mushrooms affect your brain.



Doctors are burning out twice as fast as other workers. The problem is costing the US $4.6 billion each year.


The US just approved a $2.1 million treatment for a devastating disease. It's the most expensive drug in the world.


uBiome's founder repeatedly presented herself as years younger than she was, in the latest sign of trouble at the embattled $600 million poop-testing startup


Denver just became the first city in the US to decriminalize magic mushrooms. Here's what they do to your body and mind.


Tim Ferriss just helped launch the world's first research center dedicated to turning psychedelics into medicines


Ketamine, once known for its club-enhancing effects, is now an FDA-approved antidepressant. Here's what it does to your brain.



6 things that cost more in the US than they do abroad


There's now a cure for the deadly genetic disorder known as 'bubble-boy' disease


These powerful but little-known companies that have been blamed for high drug prices are now coming out of the shadows for a congressional interrogation


Bill Gates is worried about gene editing worsening inequality. Now a top ethicist is raising new red flags.



A viral photo of a young girl dressed as a nurse and a young boy dressed as a doctor is being called sexist


A drugmaker just released a half-price version of a life-saving diabetes medication in a bet that a lower price tag will help it escape the political crosshairs


Indian factory at the center of latest blood pressure medicine recall reportedly shredded documents and got warnings before carcinogens appeared in their products


People are turning to medication made for horses to treat rosacea, and dermatologists are concerned