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Scientists close to creating pill that will allow people to eat without becoming obese

The results come at a time when medical reviews have warned that a quarter of the world’s population may face obesity in the next 30 years.

06 Dec 2018 7:48 PM

New 'male pill' developed

There are hormonal drugs in clinical trials that target the production of sperm.

20 Apr 2018 1:40 PM

Insulin maker Novo Nordisk to introduce a diabetes pill in 2020

The daily pill belongs to a blockbuster class of treatments known as GLP-1s that stimulate insulin production.

07 Feb 2018 8:42 AM

New contraceptive app as effective as the Pill, says study

According to study, the app is 93 percent effective as compared to the Pill.

15 Sep 2017 11:22 AM

Now, anti-HIV pill found to safe for adolescent gay and bisexual boys

The pill, that was only given to adults combines two drugs was seen to be well tolerated among youngsters.

06 Sep 2017 8:01 AM


Exercise pills created which can get people in shape without working out

According to research, protein’s release in humans could be triggered by a pill containing a known compound named Yoda 1.

25 Aug 2017 1:25 PM

Surgery patients being left with extra opioids may be harmful, says study

The research raises concerns about over-prescribing addictive medicine that could end in the wrong hands.

04 Aug 2017 8:58 AM

Wonder drug: Everyday pill could be elixir of life

This is the first time the Food and Drug Administration has cleared the testing of such a drug.

13 Jul 2017 1:54 AM

'Exercise pill' to keep work-out at bay for disabled people

The drug is said to boost endurance and have several other health benefits

04 May 2017 9:30 AM