Studies into ivermectin are ongoing. The FDA warns that some have been hospitalized after taking doses intended for use in horses.
A case of the viral disease, which causes symptoms similar to smallpox including marks on the skin, has been confirmed in the U.S.
Approach may help chronically inflamed muscles severely affected or at more immediate risk of deterioration.
"For people who are literally on death's door, this could be life-changing," one researcher said of working with the Australian funnel-web spiders.
The number of organ donors in the black community is alarmingly low. Velma Scantlebury is working to change that.
The 84-year-old "reacted well" to the planned intestinal surgery according to the Holy See.
The U.S. actor was known for his role as Dr. Alan Quartermaine in the long-running television soap opera.
The trend has received mixed results: "Not worth it, guys. Still can't breathe. Now it smells like garlic," wrote one disappointed TikToker.
The medicine bottle lists cocaine, morphine and alcohol as ingredients, and was surprisingly frequently used in the 20th century.
While erasing the stigma surrounding obesity and addressing systemic racial inequity in our health care system will require comprehensive action, an important first step is to ensure our laws and regulations, including Medicare, follow the science.
Bonner, who has died at 79 after being diagnosed with the brain disease, was a TV actor and director also known for his role in 'Saved by the Bell'
Organic and non-GMO ingredients should be used whenever possible, and should be sourced responsibly and ethically with stringent policies in place.
After matriculating into medical school in the fall of 2013, I was drowning. It seemed that who I was—a Black, gay man—could not exist within the medical system.
The ban reportedly came after a high-level official who was part of the country's economic bureaucracy died after receiving a Chinese-produced medicine used to treat fatigue.
Our society has ignored the small ways we can all age well for far too long, but together, we can do better.
The condition most frequently occurs in men aged in their 60s and 70s, and affects the body's largest artery.
Each compound of the cannbis plant is said to have its own effects. Which is right for you?
Whether it's money, medicine, secret codes or weapons you don't want to leave lying around your house, a smart safe connected to your phone can help keep those guarded.
Epidemiologist Dr. Wu Lien-teh was tasked with controlling an outbreak of plague in Manchuria in 1910.
For me, as a Black physician, disappointment can feel like I have let a whole community down. I sometimes fear I am perpetuating the very inequities I strive to correct.
"Whoever told the president to stop taking HCQ should be punched in the face," Dr. Stella Immanuel tweeted on Friday.
Police responded to a 911 call, after a boy was bitten by a copperhead snake. He was rushed to the hospital, where he made a recovery a few days later.
Dr. Tara Alaina Zandvliet has been placed on three years of probation for gross negligence and unprofessional conduct.
It looks like the unnamed healthcare professional sweat entirely through his scrubs.
The FDA issued but later removed an emergency use authorization for the anti-malarial drug and its sister medicines for COVID-19, due to the risk of heart rhythm problems in these patients.
The promotion of hydroxychloroquine will not save lives.
The pandemic has once again shined a bright spotlight on the vexing problem of rising drug prices.