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Claritin's switch to OTC status meant fewer prescriptions

Claritin's switch to OTC status meant fewer prescriptions

No significant long-term benefit in administering immediate treatment to those with early epilepsy

No significant long-term benefit in administering immediate treatment to those with early epilepsy

South Africa still debating how to tackle HIV/AIDS when 5 million are infected

South Africa still debating how to tackle HIV/AIDS when 5 million are infected

Digital mammography no better than traditional film X-rays in the ability to detect cases of breast cancer

Digital mammography no better than traditional film X-rays in the ability to detect cases of breast cancer

Exercise helps recovery after chemotherapy for breast cancer

Exercise helps recovery after chemotherapy for breast cancer

Giving individuals with single or infrequent seizures immediate treatment does not reduce their risk of seizure recurrence in the long-term

Giving individuals with single or infrequent seizures immediate treatment does not reduce their risk of seizure recurrence in the long-term

Scientists produce for the first time an infectious form of the hepatitis C virus in laboratory cultures of human cells

Scientists produce for the first time an infectious form of the hepatitis C virus in laboratory cultures of human cells

Experimental drug works best in combination with older remedy for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

Experimental drug works best in combination with older remedy for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

Similarities in antiretroviral therapy efficacy in poorer countries to that in industrial nations

Similarities in antiretroviral therapy efficacy in poorer countries to that in industrial nations

Commonly used painkillers for treating inflammation may increase the risk of heart attack

Commonly used painkillers for treating inflammation may increase the risk of heart attack

Exposing SMA-affected cells to aminoglycoside drugs can increase SMN

Exposing SMA-affected cells to aminoglycoside drugs can increase SMN

Designed drug for combined hormone and chemotherapy treatment

Designed drug for combined hormone and chemotherapy treatment

Lorus Therapeutics receives patent allowance to protect novel anticancer drug

Lorus Therapeutics receives patent allowance to protect novel anticancer drug

International efforts to build a prosperous Africa are doomed unless malaria is tackled

International efforts to build a prosperous Africa are doomed unless malaria is tackled

MabThera highly effective in treating rheumatoid arthritis

MabThera highly effective in treating rheumatoid arthritis

Rituximab, used to treat rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is safe and effective

Rituximab, used to treat rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is safe and effective

Atrial fibrillation may soon have an effective treatment

Atrial fibrillation may soon have an effective treatment

Discovery of molecular mechanism that seems to play an important role in Alzheimer's disease

Discovery of molecular mechanism that seems to play an important role in Alzheimer's disease

Several minute intermediate stage in virus-cell fusion may represent a window of opportunity for drug development

Several minute intermediate stage in virus-cell fusion may represent a window of opportunity for drug development

Prototype drug shows promise in slowing replication of the virus responsible for SARS

Prototype drug shows promise in slowing replication of the virus responsible for SARS