Missouri House Advances Medical Marijuana BillThe restriction caused a split among some supporters of medical marijuana.
Gateway Foundation Backs Bill to Increase Medicaid-Eligible Drug Addiction Treatment"The Medicaid provisions the senator is trying to overturn have rendered us helpless."
Judge Rules Missouri Must Name Source of Execution Drug A Missouri judge has ruled that the state must reveal the source of the drug it uses to execute prisoners, finding that the state's Department of Corrections ``knowingly violated'' Missouri's open records law.
Anthem Slaps Lawsuit on Express Scripts over Drug PricingExpress Scripts runs prescription drug coverage for Anthem, the nation's second-largest health insurer.
Medical Pot Dispensary In Collinsville Hits One-Month MarkNumber of customers at HCI Alternatives has already doubled to nearly 180, further growth expected.
McCaskill says Missouri Needs Tighter Drug MonitoringMissouri is the only state without a prescription drug monitoring program.
New Drug-Eluting Stents to Advance Cardiac CareIt is a new cardiac stent that is kind of a hybrid between the old metal stent and the newer drug-eluting stents.
Illinois Retailers Say Buying Sudafed is Too RigorousThe new argument is that Mexico is a bigger supply of meth than, say, a local chemistry teacher gone bad.
Missouri Execution on Hold Pending Appeals Court ReviewThe appeals court had taken no action by mid-morning. State law allows prison officials 24 hours to carry out an execution, meaning the deadline in Johnson's case is 6 p.m. Wednesday.
American Heart Association Issues New Guidelines for StrokesNearly 800,000 Americans suffer strokes each year, and 130,000 die as a result. This makes the condition the fifth most common cause of death in the United States.
New Drug Available to Help Control High CholesterolThere’s a new option if you can’t control your cholesterol with statins alone.
New Drug Shows Promising Results for Alzheimer's DiseaseThe drug, solanezumab, can slow cognitive and functional declines in those with mild cognitive impairment.