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Handout photo shows the drug, flibanserin, under the trade name Addyi, nicknamed "female Viagra"

FDA approves ‘female Viagra’ with strong warning

The drug, flibanserin, under the trade name Addyi, nicknamed ”female Viagra” is shown in this undated Sprout Pharmaceuticals handout photo released on August 18, 2015. The first drug to treat low sexual desire in women won approval from U.S. health regulators on Tuesday, but with a warning about potentially dangerous low blood pressure and fainting

Handout photo of Stanford University team members Trenchard, Smolke, Galanie and Thodey

Scientists use bioengineered yeast instead of poppies to make opioids

Stanford team members researcher Isis Trenchard (L to R), associate professor of bioengineering Christina Smolke, chemistry graduate student Stephanie Galanie and research associate Kate Thodey are shown in this undated handout photo provided by Stanford University Scientists have invented a speedy method to make potent painkilling opioids using bioengineered baker’s yeast instead of poppies, but

Gloria Lincoln-Thompson carries her 9mm Smith & Wesson pistol in her waist band during a rally in support of the Michigan Open Carry gun law in Romulus, Michigan

Nearly one in three Americans owns a gun

Gloria Lincoln-Thompson carries her 9mm Smith & Wesson pistol in her waist band during a rally in support of the Michigan Open Carry gun law in Romulus, Michigan April 27, 2014. (Reuters Health) – Almost a third of American adults own a gun, but the rate varies widely by state and tops out at almost

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