Jun 17, 2014 The race to find a synthetic replacement for the blood of horse shoe crabs.
May 27, 2014 There are simply not enough beds to meet New Jersey’s growing demand for substance abuse treatment.
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May 6, 2014 Turns out prescription drugs and over-the-counter drugs are two very different businesses.
Feb 20, 2014 How a small pharmaceutical company triumphed over the pressures of Wall Street and 'big pharma.'
Feb 10, 2014 The U.S. has a new ambassador to China, who'll have to face challenges in getting Chinese and American businesses to play nice. And in New Orleans, learning music by watching the feet.
Jan 20, 2014 Physicians and law enforcement are tracking a relatively new trend -- U.S. patients smuggling of prescription medicine in bulk from Mexico.
Jan 9, 2014 An increase in heroin use has been reported in many states, in part in response to government efforts to restrict access to prescription opiates.
Dec 19, 2013 Generics have a 50 percent bigger markup in comparison with brand-name drugs.
Dec 17, 2013 GlaxoSmithKline says it will stop paying doctors to prescribe its drugs and will stop rewarding its sales reps for higher sales. The company has tested the approach in the U.S., judging salesmen on their medical and business knowledge, instead of how many drugs they sell.
Nov 19, 2013 Medicare is wasting hundreds of millions of dollars a year by failing to rein in doctors who routinely give patients pricey name-brand drugs when cheaper generic alternatives are available.