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  1. Diabetes Drug May Protect the Brain

    Study found patients taking metformin were 20 percent less likely to develop dementia

  2. 2 New Alzheimer's Drugs Show Promise in Early Studies

    Experts caution that expectations are low in field littered with drug failures

  3. FDA Approves New Drug for Advanced Lung Cancer

    Gilotrif targets a gene mutation that occurs in about 10 percent of cases

  4. Baby Aspirin Recalled After Acetaminophen Discovery

    Baby Aspirin Recalled After Acetaminophen Discovery

  5. New Drug May Slow Advanced Ovarian Cancer

    Study found it prolonged remission after chemotherapy almost six months longer than a placebo

  6. New Drug May Help Immune System Fight Cancer

    Early study found tumor reduction in several forms of the disease

  7. Simponi Approved for Ulcerative Colitis

    Blocks process that contributes to abnormal inflammation

  8. Breo Ellipta Approved for COPD

    Respiratory disease is the third-leading cause of death in U.S.

  9. FDA OK's 'Abuse-Deterrent' Label for New Oxycontin

    Latest formulation is tougher to crush and dissolve, making illicit use more difficult

  10. New Diabetes Drug Expected This Week

    A new oral diabetes drug that works in a different way is expected to arrive on pharmacy shelves in the U.S. this week.

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