Pet owners are at higher risk of IBS

Having pets may put you at greater risk of irritable bowel syndrome, a new study suggests.  The odds that people with cats, dogs or even fish at home will have IBS are 1.26 times higher than those that prefer animals stay outside and away from them.  It’s a slight increase in risk, but enough for […]

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FDA approves $2M medicine, most expensive ever

U.S. regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, for a rare disorder that destroys a baby’s muscle control and kills nearly all of those with the most common type of the disease within a couple of years. The treatment is priced at $2.125 million. Out-of-pocket costs for patients will vary based on insurance coverage. […]

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