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Drugs In The Works To Treat Autism’s Core Symptoms

Federal regulators put two experimental drugs targeting autism’s core symptoms on a fast track for testing and approval this year, but... Read more »

New Drug Approvals: FDA OKs Prucalopride (Motegrity) for Chronic Idiopathic Constipation

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved prucalopride tablets  for adults with chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC).  CIC affects roughly... Read more »

Lawmakers Revive Plan to Curb Restraint, Seclusion in Schools

Democrats in Congress introduced a bill known as the Keeping All Students Safe Act last month. The measure would bar seclusion... Read more »

FDA Approves First Digital Inhaler With Tracking App

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first and only digital inhaler with a built-in sensor that connects... Read more »

ADHD more likely in Youth with Prenatal Valproate Exposure

Children whose mothers took valproate for epilepsy during pregnancy had 48% increased odds of developing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder compared with those who... Read more »

AHA Talks Statins, Side Effects

Statins have demonstrated substantial benefits in reducing heart attacks and stroke risk caused by blood clots in at-risk patients, and their benefits for... Read more »

ASD, ADHD more Common in Young Siblings of Children with the Conditions

Researchers found that younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder were 30 times more likely to be diagnosed with ASD... Read more »

Bio-markers of Alzheimer Disease Observed in Down Syndrome

Findings from a recent cross-sectional, single-site study highlight potential diagnostic biomarkers of Alzheimer disease-related neurodegeneration in Down Syndrome. The study was... Read more »

Future Uncertain As Money To Move People Out of Institutions Runs Dry

With time and money quickly running out, advocates are pushing for passage of a bill that would extend a federal program that... Read more »

New Drug Approvals: Nuplazid (Pimavanserin)

Nuplazid (pimavanserin) has been reformulated into a once daily 34 mg capsule. It is the only FDA approved therapy proven to... Read more »