FDA Panel Backs Female Libido Pill, Under Safety ConditionsGovernment health experts are backing the approval of an experimental drug intended to boost the female sex drive, but stress that it should carry safety restrictions to manage side effects including fatigue, low blood pressure and fainting.
4 Wesleyan Students, 2 from Md., Arrested in Molly Drug HospitalizationsThey were studying to be doctors and scientists, but police say four Wesleyan University students arrested this week also are known on campus as drug dealers.
House Passes 'No Welfare For Weed' Bill The House passed a bill Tuesday that could make it a little harder for people to use government welfare payments to buy marijuana in states where the drug is legal.
Heroin, Painkillers Focus of White House's 2014 Drug Control PolicyClosely mirroring its past positions, the Obama administration's 2014 drug policy will focus tightly on curbing heroin use and prescription painkillers abuse while continuing to oppose the legalization of marijuana for medical and recreational use.
Anne Arundel Police To Begin Carrying 'Narcan' To Combat Heroin OverdosesAnne Arundel County police officers will soon begin carrying “Narcan,” a drug that can reverse the effects of a heroin overdose, the department announced Monday.
Va. Lethal Injection Drug Same as One in Ohio SuitVirginia's list of approved lethal injection drugs now includes one of the chemicals used in an Ohio execution that led to a lawsuit by the inmate's family who says his death was cruel and inhuman.
Air Force Drug Probe Grows to 10 Officers An Air Force investigation into alleged drug use in the ranks has expanded to include 10 officers at six bases in the U.S. and Britain.
FDA Delays Decision About Drug To Prevent HIVFederal health regulators have delayed a decision on whether to approve the first pill shown to prevent HIV infection, the drug's manufacturer says.