New oral medication shows promise for more quickly treating MRSA skin infections, researchers find


A new oral antibiotic may effectively treat MRSA-related skin infections more quickly than the only oral drug currently approved, according to research published Wednesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Study: Antidepressant Paxil might prevent heart failure


The medication has shown promise in strengthening the heart, new research suggests.

Nursing home residents with dementia at greater risk for falls with some antidepressants, study reveals

Depressed nursing home residents with dementia are three times more likely to have serious falls if they take certain medications, a new study reveals.