Severe Eczema Drug Is Approved by F.D.A.; Price Tag Is $37,000 a Year
The drug makers Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Sanofi made a rare move, negotiating with insurers in advance over the price for Dupixent.
Affordable Care Act Repeal Is Back on the Agenda, Republicans Say
Under extreme pressure from conservative activists, House Republican leaders and the White House say they have restarted negotiations.
A Molecular On/Off Switch for CRISPR
TSRI Scientists Reveal How Viruses Disable Bacterial Immune Systems
Female Menstrual Cycle in a Dish
Northwestern Medicine has developed a miniature female reproductive tract that fits in the palm of your hand and could eventually change the...
Fluorescent Probe Could Light Up Cancer
A fluorescent probe developed by Michigan Tech chemist Haiying Liu lights up the enzyme beta-galactosidase in a cell culture. The glowing...
Costly Doctors Don’t Provide Better Care
Doctors who tend to spend more in treating hospitalized patients do not get better results than those who spend less, a new study has found.
Childhood lead exposure linked to lower adult IQ
Kids exposed to high levels of lead decades ago may now be approaching middle age with lower IQs and earning potential than they would have had...
Fake doc gets prison for deadly butt injections
A woman dubbed the “Toxic Tush” doctor will spend a decade behind bars for using Super Glue and Fix-a-Flat tire sealant to enlarge women’s behinds...
Architect with ALS designs residence for patients
At first look there is nothing remarkable about a bedroom Fox 5 visited with its family photos, collection of DVDs, and sports mementos.
Insurance Coverage for IVF Increases Chance of Having Baby
Women who pursue in vitro fertilization (IVF) to become pregnant are more likely to give birth if they have health insurance that covers the...
"Substantial" Room for Improvement in HPV Vaccination Coverage, Study Finds
While an HPV vaccine became available over 10 years ago, a study led by the Yale School of Public Health finds that there is "substantial" room...
Would legalizing medical marijuana help curb the opioid epidemic?
In states that legalized medical marijuana, U.S. hospitals failed to see a predicted influx of pot smokers, but in an unexpected twist, they...