FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2013 file photo, chemotherapy is administered to a cancer patient via intravenous drip at a hospital in Durham, N.C (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
The pushback against soaring cancer drug prices is gaining steam. A leading doctors group on Monday proposed a formula to help patients decide if a medicine is worth it — what it will cost them and how much good it is likely to do.
There are a million different options for holiday gifts and foods in Seattle, but the Ballard Farmers Market is one of the best resources available. From items for your holiday dinner, Christmas wreaths or those gifts that are a little more personal, the Ballard Farmers Market, open every Sunday from 10am-3pm, is a great holiday option. (Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)
A news study finds we are more successful in our efforts to lose weight if we have someone else provide the plan
The FDA is reviewing a new drug that promises to cut LDL or 'bad' cholesterol numbers by nearly two-thirds
FILE - This April 20, 2010 file photo, shows the exterior view of Amgen Inc. in Fremont, Calif. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, file)
Federal health regulators said Monday a highly-anticipated, experimental drug from Amgen significantly lowers bad cholesterol. But officials have questions about who should take the drug and whether to approve it based on currently available data.
»Play Video FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, file photo, a tablet of flibanserin sits on a brochure for Sprout Pharmaceuticals in the company's Raleigh, N.C., headquarters. (AP Photo/Allen G. Breed, File)
Women suffering from low libido got some hope this week when a panel of health experts said the government should approve an experimental pill intended to boost sexual desire. It is the first time a government panel has endorsed such a drug. The move surprised many experts, because the Food and Drug Administration has twice rejected the drug due to lackluster effectiveness and worrisome side effects.
FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, file photo, a tablet of flibanserin sits on a brochure for Sprout Pharmaceuticals in the company's Raleigh, N.C., headquarters. (AP Photo/Allen G. Breed, File)
The drug industry's decade-spanning search for a female equivalent to Viagra took a major step forward Thursday, as government experts recommended approval for a pill to boost sexual desire in women.
In this Aug. 13, 2014 photo, workers sit at desks at Firstkontact Center, a call center in the northern border city of Tijuana, Mexico (AP Photo/Alex Cossio, File)
Are you sitting down? In that case, you should probably stand up before reading this.
Woman suffering from pain in knee joint.
Osteoporosis: You might think it only affects certain people. But its more common than you think.
Warmer temperatures inevitably mean mosquitos.
If you can't seem to avoid the little buggers, Dermatologist Dr. Jennifer Lucas explains it might be because you are inadvertently attracting them.
Is a detox really all its cracked up to be?
This image provided by Lee R. Berger and the University of the Witwatersrand shows a reconstructed skull and jaw of Australopithecus sediba.
Ever heard of TMJ? Its the Temporomandibular Joint in our jaw.
It's what allows us to talk, chew and even yawn, and can also be a big pain in the neck!
On the first day of spring in Germany a bumble bee collects pollen from a blooming crocus in the sun at a traffic island in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, Tuesday, March 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Looking for a natural anti-inflammatory? Look no further than your spice cabinet.
Fat is good. The right kind of fat, that is.
»Play Video Sandra Gonzalez holds little Zoe, who is now thriving after gaining weight.
Mother's Day weekend will be particularly poignant for a new mom who had to be airlifted to Seattle when she went into labor. Her baby daughter Zoe came when she was only 26 weeks pregnant.