Category: Medication

FDA Approves First Drug to Treat Smallpox

July 25th, 2018
On Friday, July 13, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first drug to treat smallpox. Smallpox Treatment TPOXX is a small-molecule antiviral treatment. Until now, smallpox treatment consisted of managing symptoms and trea… more »

White House Devises Plan to Combat Opioid Crisis

March 28th, 2018
The Trump administration is finalizing a plan to combat the opioid crisis. National Crisis President Trump made an announcement in New Hampshire on March 20, 2018, regarding plans to battle to the opioid crisis. He called for broadening education and… more »

October is Talk About Prescriptions Month

October 7th, 2015
Every household has that bathroom cabinet that is filled to the brim with prescription and over the counter medications. It is important to know however, what is in your medication and how it could affect your body. Different Types of Medications Two-… more »