Apr 1, 2013 The Supreme Court in India has rejected an attempt by the Swiss drug maker Novartis to patent an update to a cancer treatment.
Mar 29, 2013 The Food and Drug Administration is putting together clearer guidelines for medical apps that need to be approved.
Mar 25, 2013 A new drug, in the final stages of approval by the FDA, could make it easier to give addicts medication without using pills and risking abuse.
Mar 19, 2013 The Supreme Court will hear arguments on Tuesday in a case that could decide whether generic drug makers can be held liable for alleged flaws in the designs of their medications.
Mar 12, 2013 A list for some tips and tricks to keep some processed foods to a minimum.
Mar 8, 2013 Wrigley plans to start selling “Alert” gum next month -- that is, gum with caffeine. Gum sales overall are down, and “energy” products are booming. But cities, states and the FDA are investigating caffeine marketing to kids.
Mar 5, 2013 Public anger over unsafe food and drugs is widespread in China. The country's new leader, Xi Jinping, is setting up an agency equivalent to America's Food and Drug Administration to tackle the problem.
Feb 8, 2013 A banking analyst makes the decision to leave his job at the age of 51, two years after being diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease.
Feb 7, 2013 Stephen Soderbergh's new psychopharmalogical thriller digs into the cozy relationship between doctors and drug companies.