Novartis, Lonza deepen biosimilars push with MS, arthritis drug deals

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss drugmakers Novartis (NOVN.S) and Lonza (LONN.S) separately deepened their push into so-called biosimilars, betting cheaper copies of name-brand drugs...

Violence in mental health can't be ignored, but nor can the pain of punitive...

When Anna* became physically unwell as a student, her GP referred her to a psychiatrist and she agreed to voluntary treatment. After interviewing...

China says has only 'limited' cooperation with U.S. on fentanyl

BEIJING (Reuters) - China and the United States have only “limited” cooperation in stopping fentanyl smuggling, a Chinese narcotics official was quoted as...

'Daily' cocaine use changes genes in the brain and fuels addiction, study finds

'Daily' cocaine use changes genes in the brain and fuels addiction,...

How to sleep: Struggling to sleep? Try eating these foods before bedtime

Sleep deprivation is a widespread problem in the UK. One in three people suffer from it. Overtime, the cost of a sleepless nights...

Drugs given to breast cancer patients create deadly ‘sleeper cells’ that could cause incurable...

DRUGS taken by thousands of breast cancer patients create deadly “sleeper cells” that may cause incurable tumours years later. Researchers say the hormone therapies...

Colour-changing urine tests could be used to detect cancer according to new research

A COLOUR-change urine test to detect cancer has been developed. Researchers say the “fast, non-invasive” test has worked in mice. 1 Urine tests could be...

Woman, 29, says her obsession with dieting stopped her period for FIVE MONTHS 

A New York woman said she was so obsessed with dieting and exercise that her periods temporarily stopped before she learned to appreciate...

Microplastics turning up in human stool

(Reuters Health) - Tiny bits of plastic may be getting into our bodies via the air we breathe and the food we eat,...