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Florida-based online pharmacy illegally prescribed the powerful painkiller Vicodin to an Illinois state employee

Florida-based online pharmacy illegally prescribed the powerful painkiller Vicodin to an Illinois state employee

Synthetic drug nicknamed Oz is set to become the major weapon in the fight against multi-drug resistant malaria

Synthetic drug nicknamed Oz is set to become the major weapon in the fight against multi-drug resistant malaria

Antimalarial drug resistance is an international problem that requires a co-ordinated, international response

Antimalarial drug resistance is an international problem that requires a co-ordinated, international response

Research could lead to ways to prevent arrhythmias

Research could lead to ways to prevent arrhythmias

New type of artificial hip - ceramic-on-metal

New type of artificial hip - ceramic-on-metal

Stable home can lower the risk for problems arising from prenatal exposure to alcohol

Stable home can lower the risk for problems arising from prenatal exposure to alcohol

Antibodies produced by shark immune systems could be used to detect human pathogens

Antibodies produced by shark immune systems could be used to detect human pathogens

Ageism the new sexism in the workplace

Ageism the new sexism in the workplace

Independent analysis of the Medicare-approved drug discount cards has found that average seniors will save

Independent analysis of the Medicare-approved drug discount cards has found that average seniors will save

Large percentage of child deaths related to malaria are attributable to undernutrition and deficiencies

Large percentage of child deaths related to malaria are attributable to undernutrition and deficiencies

Budding doctors can get the low-down on life at medical school

Budding doctors can get the low-down on life at medical school

Failing to disclose the results of clinical trials kills patients

Failing to disclose the results of clinical trials kills patients

Five-in-one vaccine is an important step forward in the UK's vaccination programme

Five-in-one vaccine is an important step forward in the UK's vaccination programme

Performance of individual surgeons in the UK will be made publicly available

Performance of individual surgeons in the UK will be made publicly available

Statement regarding DNA ruling by Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Statement regarding DNA ruling by Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Ambulances may not be sent to deal with non-urgent 999 calls

Ambulances may not be sent to deal with non-urgent 999 calls

Welsh research has found that abused babies are at much greater risk of experiencing further abuse

Welsh research has found that abused babies are at much greater risk of experiencing further abuse

Mobile phones in rural areas need more power, potentially having a greater impact on health

Mobile phones in rural areas need more power, potentially having a greater impact on health

Living near to a petrol station may increase the risk of acute childhood leukaemia by 400%

Living near to a petrol station may increase the risk of acute childhood leukaemia by 400%

Nucleic acid-amplification testing has improved the safety of the nation's blood supply

Nucleic acid-amplification testing has improved the safety of the nation's blood supply