How Illegal Drugs and ADHD Medications are Polluting Urban Streams

A new study reveals that streams near Baltimore, Maryland, are heavily polluted with amphetamines, and it could devastate the entire stream ecosystem.

This Natural Food Combo may Beat Steroids in Treating Chronic Cough

Research shows that honey and coffee may relieve persistent cough better than corticosteroids or other prescription medicines.

Scientists are Developing Disease-Fighting Beer…in the Lab

Researchers want to bring out the anti-cancer and anti-inflammatory properties of beer by creating the synthetic compounds that give it those properties.

Big Pharma Gets Wounded in China from Slashed Drug Costs

As citizens suffer in China, it seems that drug prices are being slashed where it hurts – in Big Pharma’s collective wallet. Will the price gouging stop?

Merck Executive Explains Why Drug Prices Are Out of Control

Kenneth Frazier, a chief executive of Merck, wants you to know why drug prices have gotten so out of hand. And we will tell you some real reasons.

Police Dept. Calls Out Big Pharma, Helps Drug Addicts Instead of Jailing

Instead of locking up drug addicts, Gloucester, MA police department is helping addicts with rehabilitation while calling out Big Pharma.

Biotech Stocks Tumble After Major Corp Dubbed “Pharmaceutical Enron”

Valeant Pharmaceuticals has been called the pharmaceutical Enron, so now the whole Big Pharma and biotech sector is crumbling even harder.

Pharmacies will Offer Daraprim Alternative for $1 a Pill Amid Public Outrage

A competing pharmaceutical company has announced that it will start offering a generic version of the AIDS drug Daraprim for $1 per pill.

Electronic Capsule can Deliver Medication Directly to the Gastrointestinal Tract

Researchers have developed an electronic capsule that can deliver medication directly to the colon, a development that could help treat multiple ailments.

Study: Antipsychotic Drugs Found to Shrink the Brains of Patients

Research warns that the long-term use of antipsychotic drugs, used to treat schizophrenia and other mental illnesses, may negatively impact brain structure.

Widespread Prescribing of Antipsychotic Drugs Sparks Serious Health Problems

Antipsychotic drugs are being prescribed to an ever-increasing number of adolescents and young adults, putting youngsters at risk.

Medications Found in Water are Changing the Sex of Fish

There has been a spate of mainstream media articles revealing how medications found in the water are altering reproductive organs of fish. What about us?

WHO Calls for Publication of ALL Clinical Trial Results – Not Just Favorable Ones

The World Health Organization made it clear that researchers have an ethical mandate to publish all clinical trial results, regardless of their outcomes.

Big Pharma Corps Fined $48.5 Million for Paying Doctors Commission

Two major Big Pharma companies will pay $48.5 million to settle a fraud dispute for paying doctors to give patients unnecessary blood tests.

Govt: 80,000 Could Die in Coming Antibiotic-Resistant Outbreak

A government doc states that approximately 80,000 individuals could die if there were a “widespread outbreak” of an antibiotic-resistant blood infection.

Cancer Drug Company Accused of Hiding Cheap Alternative

New research has been released revealing how the makers of a cancer drug are blocking public access to a cheaper, safe, and effective alternative.

‘Millions Affected’ As Scientists Hide Side Effects from Medical Treatments

A new report has found that only 13 percent of scientists running clinical trials are divulging their results – leaving millions at risk of unknown damages.