Scientists Reverse Alzheimer’s Disease In Mice

Alzheimer’s disease is a slow, tragic blight of the brain – a disorder that intrudes upon a patient’s identity and fundamentally changes who they...

Kratom plant, used to help with heroin cravings, remains legal for...

DENVER – Fans of a southeast Asian plant they say can help people quit using heroin and prescription opiates are cheering the DEA’s decision...

FDA chief supports opioid prescription limits, regrets agency’s prior inaction

WASHINGTON —  The Food and Drug Administration's new chief says he doesn't want to repeat the mistakes made when he was at the agency in...

FDA chief warns about kratom to treat opioid addiction; will seek...

Citing 36 deaths, the Food and Drug Administration chief warned  consumers Tuesday not to use the herbal supplement kratom to ease opioid withdrawal and announce plans to step...