Jul 31, 2012 Pfizer seems to be weathering the loss of its patent for Lipitor just fine. The drug company says its second quarter profit jumped 25 percent. That's despite lower revenue, and competition from generics for its cholesterol-fighting blockbuster.
Jul 18, 2012 Today, a woman in Australia born without arms or legs reached a multi-million dollar settlement with the distributor of Thalidomide, as a previously undiagnosed victim of the drug's side effects. The case may prompt similar legal action for uncompensated victims around the world.
Jul 13, 2012 More long-term marriages are breaking up and a wine habit may benefit older women's bones.
Jul 5, 2012 But some worry the cost could scare away people most at risk of infection.
Jul 3, 2012 GlaxoSmithKline, the huge British drug maker, will pay $3 billion in fines and compensation to the U.S. government and the states. According to the Justice Department, it's the biggest settlement in a health-care fraud case in history.
Jun 29, 2012
Jul 9, 2012 More officer workers are choosing to stand instead of sit at work. The trend may mean better focus and even a longer life.
Jun 25, 2012 Americans are more likely to rate themselves physically fit than financially healthy, a recent survey finds. Whip your finances back into shape with expert advice.
Jun 22, 2012 The stress of foreclosure is causing ill health for some.
Jun 19, 2012 The merger would result in the first truly global pharmacy drugstore business with 11,000 stores in 12 countries.