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A depression drug that’s been called ‘the most important discovery in half a century’ just got a big step closer to FDA approval
Esketamine, a first-of-its-kind depression drug made by Johnson & Johnson, got a big nod on Tuesday from a group of experts convened by regulators.
Your multivitamins and brain-boosting pills may be suspect, and regulators are cracking down on the $40 billion industry
Federal regulators announced this week that they'll be taking a more active role in policing the $40 billion supplement industry.
The FDA just called out e-cig startup Juul and tobacco giant Altria for backing away from a pledge to fight teen vaping
Regulators say e-cig startup Juul and its new part owner, tobacco giant Altria, are reneging on promises they made to curb teen vaping.
A treatment for the most common food allergy could be available next year, and one biotech just drew ahead in the race for the $3 billion market
Kids with peanut allergies haven't had many options, but first-of-their-kind treatments could change that as soon as 2019.
Regulators will ban menthol cigarettes and chip away at flavored e-cigs to combat teen vaping — but experts say their plans fall short
Federal regulators on Thursday announced a ban on menthol cigarettes and a move to more strictly regulate flavored e-cigarettes like the Juul.
A ruling is imminent on the legality of a controversial drug that’s used to treat addiction — but some have called it a ‘dangerous o...
Government regulators are expected to soon rule on the legality of a controversial drug called kratom, a representative at the DEA told Business Insider.
Silicon Valley’s favorite e-cig company shut down its social media accounts — but Juul’s advertising now has a life of its own
The move is part of a series of actions the e-cig maker said it's taking to address teen vaping. Juul also said it would temporarily stop selling its flavored e-cigs in stores.
The government wants to crack down on candy-flavored e-cigs and menthol cigarettes in a huge move against tobacco products
America's food and drug regulator is proposing steps meant to stop people from smoking such as limits on candy-flavored e-cigs and menthol cigarettes.
‘Engineering overkill’: A potent new drug ‘1,000 times stronger than morphine’ is trying to solve a problem that doesn’t...
The US recently approved a potent new opioid called Dsuvia that dissolves under the tongue. Doctors say it's unnecessary and ill-equipped to solve problems.
Regulators just gave DNA-testing startup 23andMe the go-ahead to offer a health product that scientists have called dubious
23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki had said she hoped the company would bring back a test designed to help customers choose a medication based on their DNA.