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Doctors, pharmacists charged in $40M kickback scheme
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Doctors, pharmacists charged in $40M kickback scheme

April 22nd, 2017 | by Contributor
SANTA ANA — A Beverly Hills couple was among more than two dozen doctors, pharmacists, and business owners charged Thursday in an alleged $40 million kickback scheme, CBS Los Angeles reports. Prosecutors say Tanya Moreland...
Water pollutants lurking in your medicine cabinet
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Water pollutants lurking in your medicine cabinet

April 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
Lee Blaney is an Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County Every day we each use a variety of personal care products. We wash our hands with antibacterial soaps and...
New germ tops food poisoning list
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New germ tops food poisoning list

April 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
Campylobacter, a bacterial pathogen that causes fever, diarrhea, and abdominal cramps, can spread in undercooked chicken. iStockphoto NEW YORK — The U.S. government’s latest report card on food poisoning suggests that...
White wine may do no favors for a woman’s skin
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White wine may do no favors for a woman’s skin

April 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
Could that glass of Chardonnay affect the condition of your skin? Maybe, according to new research that found women with certain drinking patterns had a higher risk of developing rosacea, an inflammatory skin condition. “We...
Quick-thinking pharmacist saves customer
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Quick-thinking pharmacist saves customer

April 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
Mark Davey, 57, had a first-time food allergy emergency. A Chicago-area pharmacist may well have saved his life. CBS Chicago An Illinois man has a local pharmacist to thank for thinking fast when he ran into her store...
White House pushes for health care bill but Congress has to pass funding bill
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White House pushes for health care bill but Congress has to pass funding bill

April 21st, 2017 | by Contributor
April 20, 2017, 10:32 PM| The White House is pressuring Republican members of Congress to consider another overhaul of the Affordable Care Act in the next week. But Congress also needs to pass a measure to fund the government by...