3 months ago

FDA cracks down on 'illegal' cancer treatments

On Tuesday, the agency responsible for policing the American food and drug market issued warning letters to 14 companies that it says are "illegally selling more than 65 products that fraudulently claim to prevent, diagnose, treat or cure cancer." read more...



8 months ago

Schwarzenegger Wants Universal Health Care for California

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger unveiled a bold new plan Monday to give every person in California health insurance coverage -- and other states are already joining in.

Schwarzenegger has proposed a sweeping health care plan to cover California' read more...



8 months ago

PSA Test May Lead to Overtreatment, Docs Warn

Many men being treated aggressively for low-grade prostate cancer -- particularly if it was detected during prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening -- are unlikely to benefit from the intervention, a new study suggests.

Men with screen-de read more...



9 months ago

Five survivors found from shocking U.S. human experiments

ATLANTA - Guatemala has tracked down five survivors from a shocking US government research project on sexually transmitted diseases that killed scores of its people. On Monday, a presidential panel disclosed new details of the medical experiments read more...