First FDA-Approved Cannabis-Based Drug Now Available Across The USEpidiolex, the first cannabis-based medication approved by the US Food and Drug Administration, is now available by prescription in all 50 states.
Vaccine To Prevent Cervical Cancer Expanded As Colorado Rates IncreaseAccording to the University of Colorado, rates of cervical cancer are increasing at a faster rate than than any other cancer. Now, a vaccine developed to prevent that type of cancer is being expanded to a larger age group.
FDA Warns Trendy Treats Prepared With Liquid Nitrogen Could Be HarmfulSome trendy treats could be dangerous to eat, according to the Food and Drug Administration.
FDA: Teen Vaping An Epidemic; Manufacturers Sent WarningThe Food and Drug Administration has labeled teen vaping as an epidemic.
Generic Version Of EpiPen A Welcome Option For Allergy SufferersThe FDA has cleared the way for a generic version of the EpiPen which could save families hundreds of dollars.
What Is 'Right To Try' And Will It Help Terminally Ill Patients?Right to try legislation gives terminally ill patients the right to use experimental medications that have not yet been approved by the FDA.
Former Hospital Employee At Parker Adventist Under InvestigationA former employee at Parker Adventist Hospital in Parker is under investigation for possibly diverting drugs meant for patients.
Retailers Warned To Not Sell E-Cigarette To ChildrenFederal health officials on Tuesday announced a nationwide crackdown on underage use of a popular e-cigarette brand.
Dog Food Brands Recalled Over Possible Euthanasia DrugA drug used to euthanize animals has been found in canned dog food, prompting a recall.
FDA Approves Gene Therapy For A Type Of BlindnessLuxturna is only the third gene therapy approved for use in the United States.
US Clears First 'Living Drug' For Tough Childhood LeukemiaOpening a new era in cancer care, the Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved the first treatment that genetically engineers patients' own blood cells into an army of assassins to seek and destroy childhood leukemia.
'Whole Body Cryotherapy': FDA Says Chill Out, It's A Waste Of Time ... & TemperatureThe latest trend in "restorative health" keeps growing and growing, despite the lack of scientific evidence that it actually works. Even the FDA raises a big caution flag on whole body cryotherapy,.
Colorado Doctor Studying Drugs To Help With Symptoms Of DementiaThe wife of the late actor Robin Williams blames his suicide on a disease called Lewy body dementia. You may not know about it, but it affects an estimated 1.4 million people in the U.S.
Obama Signs 21st Century Cures ActPresident Barack Obama signed a landmark bill into law on Tuesday to modernize America's biomedical research system. The approval paves the way to help find new drugs and devices.
Device Helps Cancer Patients Keep Their Hair During ChemoA new device could prevent hair loss due to chemotherapy but its makers are not seeking Food and Drug Administration approval.