New prosthetic device can translate muscle movements from the severed limb into complex movements that more closely follow a human hand.
Patients who use medical marijuana for pain and other chronic symptoms can take an unwanted hit: Insurers don’t cover the treatment, which costs as much as $1,000 a month.
The federal government’s move to regulate e-cigarettes is a leap into the unknown.
The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors.
A degenerative eye disease slowly robbed Roger Pontz of his vision.
5 key questions about e-cigarettes as the industry awaits the FDA to propose rules for the tobacco alternative.
The Food and Drug Administration is weighing the benefits and risks of two experimental colon cancer screening tests which use DNA from a patient’s stool to detect dangerous tumors and growths.
Nutrition labels found on the sides of pre-packaged foods will get an upgrade, if the Food and Drug Administration gets its way.
Republicans are blasting the Food and Drug Administration for secretly monitoring the emails of agency scientists who went public with allegations that they were pressured to approve certain medical devices.
Federal health regulators will consider this week whether to green light a provocative new fertilization technique that could eventually create babies from the DNA of three people, with the goal of preventing mothers from passing on debilitating genetic diseases to their children.