Sold Out: Remdesivir Used To Treat COVID-19 Not Widely Available"There are hospitals including large healthcare systems in Florida Texas and Arizona that have been reported to be out of the medication."
New Treatment Could Be A Breakthrough For COVID-19 PatientsParticipants will take part in a new global clinical test trial. They'll be given a drug called sarilumab. It's already used for severe rheumatoid arthritis.
ECMO Treatment Proving To Significantly Help Some COVID-19 PatientsIt's not a replacement, but a dire alternative to a ventilator. It acts as an outside heart or lung that extracts blood, adds oxygen and pumps it back into the body.
Clinical Breast Cancer Trials Underway At Northwestern, Promising Drug To Treat Early StagesClinical trials are underway to test a medication that is already approved for menopausal symptoms but it also may prevent and better treat early stages of breast cancer.
Few Opioid-Addicted Youth Get Standard Treatment MedicationOnly 1 in 4 teens and young adults with opioid addiction receive recommended treatment medication despite having good health insurance, according to a study that suggests doctors are not keeping up with the needs of youth caught up in the worst addiction crisis in U.S. history.
Teen From North Suburbs Recounts Her Descent Into Heroin AddictionGlenview native Paula Nixon was going to college, but now her future hinges on one thing: staying clean.CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Doctors See Promise In New MS TreatmentA promising treatment for multiple sclerosis and other disorders caused by immune system malfunctions has passed its first big test.
New Approach To Food Allergies: Build Up ToleranceA north suburban doctor says she has the answer for food allergies: drops of the food that could kill someone placed under the tongue.
Woman's Cancer Battle Represents Progress In TreatmentChances are you know someone who's been diagnosed with breast cancer. But something you might not know: Chemo and radiation aren't the only ways to treat it anymore.
Report: NHL Sets New Rules For ConcussionsThe NHL has set new rules for treatment of concussions, according to a published report.
New Treatment Helps Eliminate Spider VeinsSay good-bye to spider veins! A newly approved treatment is helping patients show off their legs again. CBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist shows us how it works.