Asthma Drugs Suppress Growth in Children

Jul 18, 2014 AM EDT Popular asthma corticosteroid drugs suppress growth in children, according to a new study by the Federal University of Rio Grande in Rio Grande, Brazil.

Anti-Epileptic Drugs During Pregnancy Up Risk of Brain Impairment in Children, Study

Jul 12, 2014 AM EDT Anti-epileptic drugs like sodium valproate (VPA), taken during pregnancy, increases the risk of brain impairment in children, according to a University of Birmingham study.

Mystery Behind How Pain Relief Drugs Work Solved (VIDEO)

Jul 04, 2014 AM EDT Australian National University researchers have developed a computer model that determines how pain relief drugs like anaesthetics work on the body.

Lower Smoking and Drinking Rates Found Among American Teens: CDC Report

Jun 14, 2014 AM EDT A latest report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found smoking and drinking rates have drastically dropped among American teens.

Horses Help Ease Symptoms of Dementia without Drugs, Study

May 07, 2014 AM EDT Horses help reduce the symptoms of Alzheimer’s dementia, according to Ohio State University study.

Majority Ivy League Students Do Not Consider Study Drugs as Cheating, Study

May 03, 2014 AM EDT Majority of Ivy League students have been found to use study drugs and do not consider it as cheating, according to an American Academy of Paediatrics study.

Anti-Smoking Drugs Did Not Increase Suicide Risk, Self-Harm and Depression, Study

Oct 12, 2013 AM EDT Suicide risk among patients using anti-smoking drugs has not increased when compared to those using nicotine patches and gum, according to a new study conducted by researchers from University of ...

High Potency Statin Drugs Prevent Dementia in Older People, Study

Sep 03, 2013 AM EDT Statins, the most common dug prescribed to prevent cholesterol, heart attacks and strokes, can help prevent dementia in older people when administered in high doses, according to research presented at ...

FIU Suspends Fraternity over Facebook Posts on Selling Drugs and Nude Photos of Women

Aug 22, 2013 AM EDT Florida International University (FIU) has suspended the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity this week after a series of Facebook posts by members on selling and using drugs, boasting about hazing new members ...

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