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California school officials alert parents to sale of addictive new drug: reports

California school officials are warning parents about a new addictive street drug called “Paint.”  According to KOVR-TV, administrators at Mesa Verde High School in Citrus Heights sent a letter to parents regarding students secretly...

Experimental drug boosts immunotherapy treatment of pancreatic cancer in mice

An experimental drug helped boost effectiveness of immunotherapy treatment against pancreatic cancer in mice, according to a recent study published this week in the Journal for Immuno Therapy of Cancer. Researchers out of Georgetown...

San Francisco crime surge prompts city to suspend cannabis tax to help dispensaries versus drug dealers

City supervisors in San Francisco unanimously approved an ordinance suspending the city’s business tax on cannabis retailers last week. San Francisco Supervisor Rafael Mandelman, who penned the ordinance, said in a statement to the...

Israeli company’s COVID-19 drug shows promise in late-stage coronavirus treatment

FIRST ON FOX: An Israeli public company says it developed the “only cure for late-stage COVID” and said that the results of its phase II clinical trial, disclosed first to Fox News, revealed that...

AstraZeneca trials show antibody drug more than 80% effective at preventing COVID-19

COVID-19 vaccine maker AstraZeneca announced Thursday that its antibody drug is more than 80% effective at reducing risk of severe disease or death.  The company said new data from the AZD7442 COVID-19 Provent prevention...

AstraZeneca antibody drug 83% effective at preventing Covid: Trial

AstraZeneca says its cocktail of antibodies, AZD7442, has given results deemed positive against Covid-19 during phase III clinical trials. Gerard Bottino | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images AstraZeneca’s antibody treatment has been...

Drug overdose deaths, fueled by fentanyl, hit record high in US

The U.S. recorded its highest number of drug-overdose deaths in a 12-month period, eclipsing 100,000 for the first time, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There were an estimated 100,306 drug...

California school officials alert parents to sale of addictive new drug: reports

California school officials are warning parents about a new addictive street drug called “Paint.”  According to KOVR-TV, administrators at Mesa Verde High School in Citrus Heights sent a letter to parents regarding students secretly...

Experimental drug boosts immunotherapy treatment of pancreatic cancer in mice

An experimental drug helped boost effectiveness of immunotherapy treatment against pancreatic cancer in mice, according to a recent study published this week in the Journal for Immuno Therapy of Cancer. Researchers out of Georgetown...