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U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether anti-drug laws should apply to the medicinal use of marijuana

U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether anti-drug laws should apply to the medicinal use of marijuana

Creation of the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC)

Creation of the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC)

Nighttime surge of ghrelin may point to new targets for treating obesity

Nighttime surge of ghrelin may point to new targets for treating obesity

Small and medium sized UK businesses have little or no access to occupational health physicians

Small and medium sized UK businesses have little or no access to occupational health physicians

Largest hospital in New Zealand switches to Masimo SET Oximetry

Largest hospital in New Zealand switches to Masimo SET Oximetry

Nearly 50 million U.S. adults have hypertension, more than two-thirds of them also have high cholesterol

Nearly 50 million U.S. adults have hypertension, more than two-thirds of them also have high cholesterol

Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a leading cause of disability in the elderly

Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a leading cause of disability in the elderly

Women with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) report more illnesses and poorer health

Women with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) report more illnesses and poorer health

UK launch of The Institute of Medical Law

UK launch of The Institute of Medical Law

Depression in young women doubles risk of metabolic syndrome

Depression in young women doubles risk of metabolic syndrome

U.S. approval for commercial marketing of leeches for medicinal purposes

U.S. approval for commercial marketing of leeches for medicinal purposes

Repeating balloon angioplasty and/or stenting procedures in elderly patients add more than $700 million a year to Medicare expenses

Repeating balloon angioplasty and/or stenting procedures in elderly patients add more than $700 million a year to Medicare expenses

Studies show new massage and physical therapy technique increased pregnancy rates in infertile women

Studies show new massage and physical therapy technique increased pregnancy rates in infertile women

New heart surgery without opening chest

New heart surgery without opening chest

Opuntia ficus indica, a type of prickly pear cactus reduces hangover symptoms

Opuntia ficus indica, a type of prickly pear cactus reduces hangover symptoms

New Harvard website recommendations could help prevent over half of all chronic disease in the U.S.

New Harvard website recommendations could help prevent over half of all chronic disease in the U.S.

The EU is contributing €9 million to the “Vigilance against Viral Resistance” (VIRGIL) project

The EU is contributing €9 million to the “Vigilance against Viral Resistance” (VIRGIL) project

AIDS is the fifth leading killer of women aged 25-44

AIDS is the fifth leading killer of women aged 25-44

First university-based research center devoted to studying epigenetics

First university-based research center devoted to studying epigenetics

Prince Charles has called for more research into the benefits of complementary therapies for cancer patients

Prince Charles has called for more research into the benefits of complementary therapies for cancer patients