Epidiolex, used to treat rare forms of epilepsy, contains CBD, a chemical ingredient found in the cannabis plant. FDA approval takes place in an increasingly complicated legal environment for marijuana.
Michigan State President Lou Anna Simon is leaving amid an outcry over the school’s handling of allegations against Dr. Larry Nassar, newly sentenced for sex crimes.
“You have experiments that have been going on for months if not years, and then all of a sudden you’ve got to stop—you can’t do that,” says a top doctor at the National Institutes of Health.
An analysis shows that women who deliver at facilities that disproportionately serve African-Americans are at a higher risk of harm.
As insurers ask consumers to pay a greater share of their drug costs, it may be cheaper to pay cash than use an insurance card.
Michael Rosbash, an American scientist who shared this year's Nobel Prize for medicine, bluntly criticized political developments at home in his address at the awards' gala banquet.
A recent article in The Nation by Joshua Holland on liberal opposition to Medicare for all begs a response.
Some pharmaceutical companies are cutting deals with insurers to favor brand-name products over cheaper versions.
A team of U.S. and South Korean scientists correct a disease-causing mutation in human embryos.