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.
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 13, 2013 New guidelines on the use of statins to lower cholesterol hold the promise to dramatically increase the number of Americans who take those drugs.
Nov 13, 2013 New guidelines say not to focus too much on your cholesterol levels.
Oct 8, 2013 Data show the vaccine is modestly effective against malaria.
Sep 26, 2013 It's not just a problem in developing nations either.
Sep 12, 2013 A new study from the New England Journal of Medicine raises new questions about what happens to men in middle age.