FDA Warns of New Opiate-Like DrugThe Food and Drug Administration is warning about the dangers a dietary supplement some are taking to get high.
Diabetes Drug Invokana Makes Promising ProgressA new drug shows promise in treating heart disease in diabetic patients.
Missouri City Closer to Prescription Drug Monitoring ProgramMissouri is currently the only place in the country without statewide prescription drug tracking.
New Arthritis Drug Could Become a VaccineWhile this research isn't ready for clinical testing yet, Guilak says his long term hope is this technique could act as a vaccine for arthritis and other conditions.
Aviation Officer Gives His Version of United Flight RemovalThe officer said he wrote the report and gave his version of events only because he faced losing his job.
Woman Wins Lawsuit Against Drug Company for Husband's DeathHer husband had been taking paroxetine, a drug for depression and anxiety.
State Lawmaker Fights for Drug DatabaseA state lawmaker from south St. Louis hopes his bill to track prescriptions for opioids will save lives.
Missouri House Passes Bill Giving Immunity for Overdose HelpAt least 1,066 people, or 17.9 per 1,000 people, died of drug overdoses in Missouri in 2015, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Belleville Man Gets 18 Years in PrisonA Belleville man has been sentenced to 18 years in prison, for his role in a drug-related murder in Alton.
New Cholesterol Drug Shows Big ImprovementsA new type of cholesterol lowering drug works wonders in high risk heart patients.
Two Suspects Arrested for Armed Robbery in ChesterfieldThey face first degree robbery and armed criminal action charges - a third suspect hasn't been charged.
Police to Carry Anti-Overdose Drugs for DogsThe department calls it an advancement in the its "high level of care for its valued K-9 officers."