June 7, 2018

More U.S. states file opioid lawsuits against drug firms

NEWS Litigation against OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP is intensifying as six more U.S. states announced lawsuits, accusing the company of fueling a national opioid epidemic […]
June 7, 2018

Micronutrients reduce respiratory illnesses in patients with cystic fibrosis

NEWS Researchers at Children’s Hospital Colorado and the University of Colorado School of Medicine have found that supplemental antioxidants may decrease respiratory illnesses in people with […]
June 6, 2018

Pharma companies putting drugs into the water supply

NEWS A new study from the United States has found that water treatment plants taking discharges from pharmaceutical companies are putting high concentrations of drugs into […]
June 6, 2018

High percentage of pregnant women deficient in iodine

NEWS Experts want iodine to be added to salt after research showed that a lack of the mineral in pregnant women stops half of all children […]
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