Food And Drug Administration

Man With Hyperhidrosis Sweating Very Badly Under Armpit In Blue Shirt
(Photo credit: Koldunova Anna)
June 29, 2018 - 2:05 pm
The FDA approved the first drug developed specifically to reduce excessive sweating, a common condition that can cause people anxiety and affect their social lives...
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This May 23, 2017 file photo shows GW Pharmaceuticals' Epidiolex, a medicine made from the marijuana plant but without THC. U.S. health regulators on Monday, June 25, 2018, approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana, a milestone that could s
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Kathy Young, File)
June 25, 2018 - 2:57 pm
U.S. health regulators approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana, a milestone that could spur more research into a drug that remains illegal under federal law, despite growing legalization for recreational and medical use.
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FILE - This May 13, 2015, file photo, shows the North American headquarters of Bayer Healthcare in Whippany, N.J. U.S. health officials are placing new restrictions on a contraceptive implant that has been subject to thousands of reports of painful compli
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
April 09, 2018 - 12:10 pm
U.S. health officials are placing new restrictions on a permanent contraceptive implant that has been subject to reports of painful complications from thousands of women. But the metal implant called Essure will remain on the market.
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