Report - exercise can help alleviate depression

Researchers at the UT Southwestern Medical Center have concluded that moderate and intensive exercise may be just as useful as prescribing a second drug for depressed patients.

Ecstasy could help treat cancer

Scientists at the University of Birmingham have discovered a potent form of MDMA (Ecstasy) that could be used to help treat cancer.

Analysis: US falls behind in life expectancy

There’s yet more evidence to suggest America is in a downward economic spiral. That’s because a recently released report indicates life expectancy in the US is falling.  

Forum cracks down on illegal online medication

One in six Americans has bought medication online without a prescription, says a White House forum, which has pulled together an industry group to fight the problem.