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From potent painkillers to humble cough syrups, the same medicines that help patients misused by teens

From potent painkillers to humble cough syrups, the same medicines that help patients misused by teens

Mucus may be the key to new treatments for cystic fibrosis

Mucus may be the key to new treatments for cystic fibrosis

Four most common cancers accounted for over half of the 225,000 new cases of malignant cancer registered in England in 2001

Four most common cancers accounted for over half of the 225,000 new cases of malignant cancer registered in England in 2001

Doctors call on the British Government to make all workplaces smokefree

Doctors call on the British Government to make all workplaces smokefree

States working to protect public health through fine particle standard

States working to protect public health through fine particle standard

Depression in young women doubles risk of metabolic syndrome

Depression in young women doubles risk of metabolic syndrome

A viral respiratory infection common in children increases the risk of developing asthma

A viral respiratory infection common in children increases the risk of developing asthma

50,000 people in the U.S. with cancer, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis or hepatitis C will be eligible for a Medicare drug lottery

50,000 people in the U.S. with cancer, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis or hepatitis C will be eligible for a Medicare drug lottery

Australia will have some of the most graphic tobacco health warnings in the world

Australia will have some of the most graphic tobacco health warnings in the world

Animal vaccine shows potential for the development of human SARS immunisation

Animal vaccine shows potential for the development of human SARS immunisation

Stubbing out smoking in all American workplaces would save more than 2,420 lives and $280 million

Stubbing out smoking in all American workplaces would save more than 2,420 lives and $280 million

Sir Richard Doll awarded prestigious Shaw Prize for his contribution to modern cancer epidemiology

Sir Richard Doll awarded prestigious Shaw Prize for his contribution to modern cancer epidemiology

50 years of smoking research by Professor Richard Doll

50 years of smoking research by Professor Richard Doll

New resources to better understand sleep

New resources to better understand sleep

Cognitive decline can occur before chemotherapy treatment

Cognitive decline can occur before chemotherapy treatment

Pharmaxis completes interim analysis on Bronchitol study

Pharmaxis completes interim analysis on Bronchitol study

Regular use of beta-agonist drugs for asthma could be endangering their patients

Regular use of beta-agonist drugs for asthma could be endangering their patients

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy identifies women with chest pain at high risk

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy identifies women with chest pain at high risk

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

Atrial fibrillation may be hereditary

Atrial fibrillation may be hereditary