Former Vice President Al Gore on Thursday said more attention must be paid to the dangerous health consequences of climate change, and he called on scientists, health officials and health care providers to work...
Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 09:10 AM CST
China Carfentanil Ban a 'Game-Changer' in US Opioid Epidemic
So deadly it's considered a terrorist threat, carfentanil has been legal in China— until now. Beijing is banning carfentanil and three similar drugs as of March 1, China's Ministry of Public Security said...
Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 09:43 AM CST
Would You Let Someone Who's Not a Dentist Pull Your Teeth?
Need a tooth pulled or a cavity filled? Forget the dentist. A number of states are allowing or considering letting "dental therapists," professionals with a lower level of training, do the job.
In dozens of...
It may be possible to detect autism in babies before their first birthdays, a much earlier diagnosis than ever before, a small new study finds.
Using magnetic-resonance imaging scans, researchers at the...
Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 05:57 PM CST
Dallas County Reports 6th Flu-Related Death of Season
When you think about Cobra venom eventual death comes to mind. A South Florida company is changing the perception of the deadly venom.
Nutra Pharma Corp., a biotechnology company specializing in the acquisition,...