The pain of Tourette's: 'I'm always covered in bruises'

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Blood markers suggest heart damage in amateur marathoners

(Reuters Health) - Some of the same blood markers that spike following a heart attack also skyrocket in amateur long-distance runners, especially those who do a full marathon, researchers say. The small study...

On the frontline: 12 hours in a besieged abortion clinic

Rachel hunches down in the seat of a Chevrolet rental, adjusting her disguise in the mirror. She pulls down a fedora to partly cover her face, but isn’t convinced it offers enough cover....

FDA extends review of Roche's Tecentriq by three months

ZURICH (Reuters) - Roche said on Thursday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had extended by three months the review period for Tecentriq in combination therapy as a first-line treatment for a...

6 reasons your penis might go numb from tight trousers to a sex injury...

IF there's one body part that you don't want going numb, it's probably your penis. But it happens more often than you think. Getty - Contributor Don't just ignore odd sensations in your nether regionsUsually,...

South Africa's Aspen sells Australian prescription portfolio to Mylan

FILE PHOTO: An Aspen Pharmacare logo is seen at outside company offices in Woodmead, Johannesburg, South Africa, September 13, 2018. REUTERS/Siphiwe SibekoJOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Aspen Pharmacare said on Monday that Mylan NV had...

Don’t let menopausal night sweats get you down | Letters

I would like to pass on a suggestion to Rose George regarding her serious menopausal symptoms which might help one small part of them (Long read, 16 August). I found that night sweats...

U.S. judge to allow controversial evidence in Roundup cancer trials

(Reuters) - A federal judge overseeing lawsuits alleging Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer causes cancer on Monday tentatively allowed pieces of controversial evidence that the company had hoped to exclude from upcoming...

Tainted heart drug from second Chinese firm pulled off EU market

LONDON (Reuters) - Heart drugs containing an active ingredient from a second Chinese company are being recalled from the European market after detection of a toxic impurity that may cause cancer. The European...