Fitness

In late June the 400,000 women in the U.S. affected each year with postpartum depression will no longer be forced to endure the extreme sadness, anxiety, exhaustion and other symptoms that define this debilitating, often misunderstood condition. That’s because that’s when Zulresso, the first and only medicine approved by the Food and Drug Administration to
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The FBI raided uBiome’s San Francisco office on April 25 The FBI raided the San Francisco office of health start-up uBiome on Friday, because of the questionable ways the company has billed consumers. Federal agents showed up at the office at 360 Langton Street in the South of Market neighborhood for  “court-authorized law enforcement activity,” an FBI
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A computer that aims to translate thoughts into natural sounding speech has been hailed by its developers as an “exhilarating” breakthrough. Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, designed the system – a computer simulation that turns brain signals into a virtual voice – to help restore speech to people with paralysis or neurological
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Bausch Health, formerly known as Valeant Pharmaceuticals, said Thursday that it and its dermatology business, Ortho Dermatologics received approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its DUOBRII lotion to treat plaque psoriasis. “With today’s approval of DUOBRII, patients suffering from plaque psoriasis now have an innovative topical treatment option that uniquely combines two well-known
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Rochester Drug Cooperative, one of the nation’s largest drug distributors, has agreed to pay the federal government $20 million to settle civil and criminal claims it helped fuel the U.S. opioid epidemic, the company announced Tuesday. The New York-based pharmaceutical distributor, its former CEO Laurence Doud III and former chief of compliance William Pietruszewski were
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Sometimes it’s hard to remember what everyone even wore before it became socially acceptable to run around in athleisure 24/7. (Jeans to grab Saturday coffee? Sounds restricting.) The beauty of stretchy pants and sports bras is a no brainer—but cleaning them is another story. There’s a new buzzword making the rounds in the fitness community, and
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