UTHealth's Lenard Lichtenberger Tests Effectiveness of Lipidic Aspirin Formulation Against Cancer
Scientists at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) are testing the effectiveness of a soy-enriched aspirin...
Veteran takes ailing service dog on cross-country road trip for life-saving surgery
An Army veteran from California and his service dog “Bones” recently embarked on a cross-country road trip to Philadelphia for what is hoped to be...
Molecular Test for Common Causes of Vaginitis Receives FDA Approval
Johns Hopkins researchers report that a molecular diagnostic test accurately distinguishes among the three most common causes of vaginitis, an...
New Inhibitor Drug Shows Promise in Relapsed Leukemia
A new drug shows promise in its ability to target one of the most common and sinister mutations of acute myeloid leukemia (AML), according to...
Runner with autism breaks barriers — and hurdles them
Steeplechaser Robert Murphy becomes the first track athlete from his university, IUPUI, to advance to the NCAA Division I Championships.
Blackhawks star Marian Hossa to miss next season due to skin disorder
Chicago Blackhawks veteran winger Marian Hossa will be sidelined next season due to a progressive skin disorder that requires aggressive medications.
With Health Law in Flux, Insurers Scramble to Meet Filing Deadline
Facing Wednesday’s deadline to file plans for the federal marketplace, several insurers are ambivalent about staying, and premiums are also likely...
Phys Ed: To Train an Athlete, Add 12 Minutes of Meditation to the Daily Mix
Division I football players who learned mindfulness meditation or relaxation techniques showed improvements in mood and attention.
PUBLIC HEALTH: G.O.P. Health Plan Is Really a Rollback of Medicaid
Limiting the amount that the federal government would pay for each person would leave states with difficult choices, and would be a fundamental...
Fish as Medicine for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Eating fish may help reduce the joint pain and swelling of rheumatoid arthritis, a new study has found.
Draft Order on Drug Prices Proposes Easing Regulations
A draft of an executive order obtained by The Times appears to give the drug industry what it wants with no guarantee that consumer costs will fall.
Middle Class, Not Poor, Could Suffer if Trump Ends Health Payments
Americans who earn too much to qualify for premium assistance could face double-digit rate increases if the government stops making cost-sharing...