Sanofi submits new diabetes drug application to U.S. regulator
French drugmaker Sanofi said on Wednesday it had submitted an application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a single daily insulin...
Well: Fit Body, Fit Brain and Other Fitness Trends
The year in fitness.
Well: Ask Well: Relieving the Pain of Post-Shingles Neuralgia
A reader asks: What are the most effective treatments for postherpetic neuralgia?
'Concussion' author speaks on doctor's discovery that rocked the NFL
Jeanne Marie Laskas was reporting for GQ Magazine when she met Dr. Bennet Omalu, a Nigerian forensic pathologist who emigrated to the United States...
3 natural ways to manage seasonal depression
With changes in season come changes in mood — at least for an estimated 10 million Americans suffering from seasonal affective disorder, or SAD,...
Patients Fear Spike in Price of Old Drugs
A showdown between two drug companies, one that gives away a treatment for a rare disease and another looking to profit from it, illustrates the...
UGA Research Links Inorganic Mercury Exposure to Damaged Cell Processes
University of Georgia research has found that inorganic mercury, which was previously thought to be a less harmful form of the toxic metal, is...
Well: Can You Be ‘Fat but Fit’?
Normal weight men, no matter what their level of fitness, were at lower risk of premature death than obese men in the highest one-quarter for...
Delayed prescription strategy can reduce antibiotic use
For uncomplicated respiratory infections, strategies that delay the patient's pick-up or use of antibiotics can result in less antibiotic use with...
Skin-to-skin 'kangaroo' infant care tied to better survival
Premature and underweight newborns may have better survival odds if they pass their days with their bare chests nestled directly against their...
Costco E. coli outbreak appears to be over: CDC
An outbreak of E. coli linked to rotisserie chicken salad sold by warehouse club operator Costco Wholesale Corp appears to be over, the U.S....
Even Before ACA, Cancer Survivors in Non-Expansion States Had Less Healthcare Access
Even in the healthcare landscape as it existed before the ACA, cancer survivors in states without expanded Medicaid were less likely to have a...