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Man arrested after shooting, killing 'intruder' who was coming to collect money for drugs

MAN ARRESTED AFTER SHOOTING, KILLING 'INTRUDER' WHO WAS COMING TO COLLECT MONEY FOR DRUGS

Detectives later learned the "intruder" was a drug dealer and he was coming to collect a debt owed for methamphetamine, police said.

Scientists create an electronic capsule that can wirelessly deliver drugs

SCIENTISTS CREATE AN ELECTRONIC CAPSULE THAT CAN WIRELESSLY DELIVER DRUGS

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology created the gadget, which they hope could be used to reduce surgical procedures...

 
 
 
Fentanyl is now officially the deadliest drug in America, CDC declares

FENTANYL IS NOW OFFICIALLY THE DEADLIEST DRUG IN AMERICA, CDC DECLARES

New data released by the CDC show that between 2013 and 2016, overdoses from the drug - which can be 100 times stronger than heroin...

Ty Dolla $ign Makes a Surprise Appearance on YG's 'Stay Dangerous' Tour

TY DOLLA $IGN MAKES A SURPRISE APPEARANCE ON YG'S 'STAY DANGEROUS' TOUR

Earlier in the week, we reported that Ty Dolla $ign may be facing up to 15 years in prison due to two felony drug charges , but that...

 
 
 
Uber is ramping up its food delivery unit for more revenue-generating potential ahead of IPO

UBER IS RAMPING UP ITS FOOD DELIVERY UNIT FOR MORE REVENUE-GENERATING POTENTIAL AHEAD OF IPO

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Transportation & Logistics Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared...

Eli Lilly Partners with AC Immune on Tau Blockers for Alzheimer's

ELI LILLY PARTNERS WITH AC IMMUNE ON TAU BLOCKERS FOR ALZHEIMER'S

There's at least one major pharmaceutical company that isn't giving up yet on finding an Alzheimer's disease drug. Eli Lilly is pairing...

 
 
 
Naturally manage your blood cholesterol with fenugreek seeds

NATURALLY MANAGE YOUR BLOOD CHOLESTEROL WITH FENUGREEK SEEDS

Having hyperlipidemia, or abnormally high cholesterol levels, can raise the risk of stroke and heart disease. These are the leading...

To Cover Debts, Synergy Inks $200M Bankruptcy Sale to Bausch Health

TO COVER DEBTS, SYNERGY INKS $200M BANKRUPTCY SALE TO BAUSCH HEALTH

Synergy Pharmaceuticals has spent years looking for a buyer. The developer of a struggling drug for two types of chronic constipation...

 
 
 
McDonald's is curbing the use of antibiotics in its meat supply to curb drug-resistant superbugs

MCDONALD'S IS CURBING THE USE OF ANTIBIOTICS IN ITS MEAT SUPPLY TO CURB DRUG-RESISTANT SUPERBUGS

McDonald's has issued new guidelines for its supply chain, instructing food producers to stop giving livestock preventative antibiotics...

Drug Combination Shut Down the Energy Supply to Cancer Cells

DRUG COMBINATION SHUT DOWN THE ENERGY SUPPLY TO CANCER CELLS

Metformin, the commonly used antidiabetic medication along with syrosingopine increases the efficacy of anticancer drugs by cutting...

 
 
 
Alcohol-Delivery App Drizly Doubles VC Haul with $34M Funding Round

ALCOHOL-DELIVERY APP DRIZLY DOUBLES VC HAUL WITH $34M FUNDING ROUND

Booze delivery app Drizly has raised $34.6 million in a new funding round, according to regulatory filings, nearly doubling the total...

Black Diamond Emerges with $20M, Aiming for Cancer's Hidden Targets

BLACK DIAMOND EMERGES WITH $20M, AIMING FOR CANCER'S HIDDEN TARGETS

Nearly two years ago, Versant Ventures used some of its new $400 million fund to set up a drug discovery unit in Europe. The goal was...

 
 
 
Folsom PD: Man used SnapChat to sell drugs to students

FOLSOM PD: MAN USED SNAPCHAT TO SELL DRUGS TO STUDENTS

A 20-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of selling drugs to high school students on Snapchat, the Folsom Police Department said...

Smucker recalls 9Lives cat food; tests showed problem with thiamine

SMUCKER RECALLS 9LIVES CAT FOOD; TESTS SHOWED PROBLEM WITH THIAMINE

The J.M. Smucker Co. is recalling canned cat food due to possible low levels of thiamine, also referred to as vitamin B1, in the food....

 
 
 
Aggressive Treatment of Hypertension in Stroke Patients is Detrimental

AGGRESSIVE TREATMENT OF HYPERTENSION IN STROKE PATIENTS IS DETRIMENTAL

Lowering the pressure with extensive treatment with anti-hypertensive drugs in stroke patients can be more dangerous in the long run.

5-year-old girl killed by suspected drugged driver, police say

5-YEAR-OLD GIRL KILLED BY SUSPECTED DRUGGED DRIVER, POLICE SAY

A 2-month-old girl is also fighting for her life.

 
 
 
Surprise delivery! Squirrel jumps on UPS driver's shoulder

SURPRISE DELIVERY! SQUIRREL JUMPS ON UPS DRIVER'S SHOULDER

Well, that's going to be an interesting story to tell.

THE ADMINISTRATION'S ORWELLIAN DEFENSE OF IMPORTING FOREIGN PRICE CONTROLS

The Trump administration is out with a new blog post defending its plan to adopt foreign price controls for medicines covered under...

 
 
 
Benefits of Taking Statins Outweigh Risks

BENEFITS OF TAKING STATINS OUTWEIGH RISKS

Statins are safe drugs with low risk of adverse effects as per a recent statement by the American Heart Association following a review...

How to protect package deliveries from 'porch pirates'

HOW TO PROTECT PACKAGE DELIVERIES FROM 'PORCH PIRATES'

Residents and police from across the country are taking steps to stop thieves from taking packages from doorsteps.