Stories tagged: medication
Mon., Aug. 27, 2012, 10:02 p.m.
FDA approves 4-in-1 HIV combination pill
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved a new anti-HIV pill that combines four medicines to combat the virus that causes AIDS. The agency approved Gilead …
Fri., Aug. 24, 2012, 4:30 p.m.
Alzheimer’s drug fails study but flashes potential
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Alzheimer’s treatment from Eli Lilly and Co. failed to slow memory decline in two separate patient studies, but the drug did show some potential to help …
Wed., July 11, 2012, 4:56 p.m.
Last drugs standing: Key Alzheimer results coming
We’re about to find out if there will be a way anytime soon to slow the course of Alzheimer’s disease. Results are due within a month or so from key …
Tue., July 10, 2012, 5 p.m.
Report: Too little mental health care for boomers
WASHINGTON (AP) — Getting older doesn’t just mean a risk for physical ailments like heart disease and bum knees: A new report finds as many as 1 in 5 seniors …
Sat., Jan. 8, 2011, midnight
Batty arrested again for DUI
A retired Spokane firefighter with a history of impaired driving and a conviction for vehicular homicide was arrested again Thursday after a state trooper smelled alcohol on his breath. David …