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Just one positive drug test would put people on an income management program.
Women who take the contraceptive pill for seven years or more have a lower risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, according to new research. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease where...
'We are absolutely steadfast in saying this will not work.'
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Requests for a Truvada Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme listing have been deferred.
Kiwi rapper Scribe has been doing it tough lately.
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People who smoke weed are three times more likely to die from high blood pressure than those who do not, new research suggests. Scientists in the US analysed data from marijuana users against non-user...
Daniel Ibrahim, the son of Kings Cross identity John Ibrahim, has been released from police custody after he was arrested and charged with being involved in an international drug syndicate. Mr Ibrahim...
Ye Chenghai, front, chairman of Shenzhen Salubris Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd., speaks during the ceremony for the listing of Salubris at the Shenzhen Stock Exchange on Sept. 10, 2009.
She could now face 20 years in jail.
The federal government plans to give the exclusive license for a new liver cancer drug to a pharmaceutical company owned by China's 63rd-richest man, HuffPost has learned. The National Institutes of H...
The surgeon who operated on the woman said, "It wasn't what I was expecting to find at all."
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Truvada is currently available at a high price for people already with HIV.
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One Australian develops diabetes every five minutes, so it's time to get informed.
The price wasn't too high. A marijuana company purchased the entire town of Nipton, California, for $5 million this week as part of a new cannabis tourism venture. Phoenix-based American Green announc...
Police officers allegedly found approximately 2 kilograms of cocaine in her luggage.
Lamar Odom revealed in an essay on The Players' Tribune on Thursday that his substance abuse got significantly worse around the time of his infant son's death in 2006, when he was two years into his s...
The deal could cut her jail sentence to less than four years.
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The party drug could help treat depression.
Chester Bennington, the lead singer of alt-rock band Linkin Park, has died. He was 41. A representative for Bennington confirmed the news to HuffPost Thursday afternoon. His bandmate Mike Shinoda conf...
Aaron Carter was arrested Saturday night on charges including suspicion of a DUI.
More than 250kg of the illicit drug was seized in California.
"To my brother: I love u no matter what," the older sibling said on Sunday.
Can't decide between one Advil or two? Or maybe you're thinking about taking extra-strength pills? According to a new study published in the journal Clinical Toxicology, most people end up making a bu...
A row of Red Bull's, the leading energy currently on the market.
Elderly people in rural areas have in some cases been pressured to sell chronic pain medications for $20 per pill.
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The energy drink industry pulls in roughly 9 billion dollars annually, so it's obvious that many of us turn to these sugary drinks when we need a jolt of energy. But what exactly is in those shiny can...
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Not that we're recommending it.
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Drugs used to treat heartburn and acid reflux have been linked to an increased risk of death in a new study. Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are a widely available class of drug designed to curb excess...
Until that day arrives Al Capone will be smiling in his grave.
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Reducing supply through innovation could help solve the issues.
Authorities have charged 13 people with drugs and firearms crimes.