ZURICH (Reuters) - Roche said on Tuesday a late-stage study showed the Swiss drugmaker's immunotherapy Tecentriq plus chemotherapy cut the risk of disease worsening or death in first-line treatment of people with a type of advanced lung cancer.
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif.—Tony Robbins has become a go-to life coach for CEOs, celebrities, and politicians But his life hasn’t always been inspiring. Robbins, the author of Unshakeable and Money: Master the Game, spoke at Fortune magazine’s
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday tackles a dispute over whether a California law requiring Christian-based facilities that counsel pregnant women against abortion to post signs disclosing the availability of state-subsidized aborti
There’s been incredible progress in science in recent years, from driverless cars to genetic editing, but the scientific community has also faced significant obstacles recently. From the withdrawal of federal funding for epidemic response and resear
(Reuters) - Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Monday a higher dose of its experimental drug succeeded in improving symptoms associated with ulcerative colitis, a chronic bowel disease, in a mid-stage study.
(Reuters Health) - Although doctors may be more likely than other mothers to breastfeed for at least a year, less than one-third of female physicians are able to continue nursing as long as they want, a U.S. study suggests.
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's health system is sinking into further disarray, a survey led by the opposition-dominated Congress showed on Monday, with most hospitals plagued by water outages, unable to feed patients and lacking even basic devices like c
The female birth control pill has stood on the market alone for decades. Now, a male birth control pill could be inching closer to reality, according to the results of a small new study presented in Chicago at the annual Endocrine Society meeting. It foun
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Tiger Brands has closed its factory in Pretoria after listeria was detected at the plant as South Africa faces the worst global outbreak of the disease that has killed 180 people since January 2017.
IT is a condition without a cure, one that affects thousands of people in the UK everyday of their lives. But as scientists work to find a cure, what do we know so far about the condition? What is cystic fibrosis? Cystic fibrosis is a condition that affec
Not long after Nelly Spigner arrived at the University of Richmond in 2014 as a Division I soccer player and aspiring surgeon, college began to feel like a pressure cooker. Overwhelmed by her busy soccer schedule and heavy course load, she found herself f
An increasing number of scientists are waking up to the idea of a link between the digestive system and problems with sleepWhen we lie awake at night, unable to sleep, we usually blame stress, depression, anxiety, adrenaline or the memory of something stu