North Carolina State University researchers have genetically engineered maggots to produce and then secrete a human growth factor which is known to help the wound healing process by stimulating cell growth and survival.
New findings presented by Canadian researchers show that macrolide antibiotics, including azithromycin, clarithromycin and erythromycin, no further increase these risks than nonmacrolide antibiotics.
Researchers at Emory University and the University of California San Francisco discovered that the drug belatacept, also sold as Nulojix, works better in organ survival of kidney transplant recipients.
What medical advances happened in 2015? There were a lot of them! Here are five great ones.
Though many companies have sworn off the use of antibiotics in food-producing, a new report from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) found that sales of drugs to farms actually increased at a higher rate than the year before.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new drug combination treatment for melanoma patients.
Creepy contact lenses may enhance your Halloween costume, but are they really worth potentially going blind?
Could a cancer drug also cure baldness?
New findings published in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry reveal that seniors are more heavily treated with antipsychotic medications.
Finally. "Female viagra" has hit the shelves.
New findings published in the Journal of Public Policy and Marketing reveal that graphics may be helpful in encouraging people at diners to eat less.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued a warning regarding five distributors of powdered caffeine due to misleading and potentially dangerous instructions on the label. The letter was released following the deaths of two otherwise healthy teenagers in 2014 after consuming caffeine su...