Researchers say painkiller is no better than placebo despite being frequently prescribed for condition
Our subject this time is ‘What another big city is doing.’ Why do we care what another city is doing? We can learn from what other cities do.
Banish the thought. “Perish the thought?” No. Banish the thought.
The complexities of ethics and the brain make it difficult for scientists to develop a pill to enhance human morals
Fans were left reeling this week when two members of globe-conquering boyband One Direction were caught on camera smoking (gasp!) cannabis. But Louis and Zayn aren't the first teen poppers to shock their fresh-faced following …
It may not be the catchiest of names, but AstraZeneca drug MEDI4736 was revealed on Wednesday night as a "new great white hope" in the fight against cancer as it took centre stage in the British company's battle against Pfizer's planned £63bn takeover.
A bill being considered by the Department of Health might make it easier, when all else has failed, to get the treatment you need
She blazed a trail during her rollercoaster life and now, even in death, Amy Winehouse will be changing people's lives.
Trade in illegal, ineffective drugs flourishes as pharmaceutical industry repeatedly fails to produce successful pill