November 3, 2017

Cholesterol-lowering statin drugs linked to heightened diabetes risk

NEWS A US study has linked cholesterol-lowering statin drugs to a heightened risk of type 2 diabetes among patients already deemed to be at high risk […]
November 2, 2017

Taking statins raises the risk of type 2 diabetes by nearly a third

NEWS Researchers have found that taking statins increases the risk of type 2 diabetes by nearly a third. COMMENT Not only do patients taking statins risk […]
October 31, 2017

Cancer drug prices rising far faster than inflation

NEWS The prices of injectable cancer drugs – even older medicines around since the 1990s – are increasing at a rate far higher than inflation, researchers […]
October 25, 2017

‘Drug Dealers in Lab Coats’

NEWS For decades, America has waged an ineffective war on drug pushers and drug lords, from Bronx street corners to Medellin, Colombia, regarding them as among […]
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