Pharmaceuticals Policy


Over 100 Patients potentially infected by Superbug in Los Angeles Hospital

Over 100 Patients potentially infected by Superbug in Los Angeles Hospital

The Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center said that over 100 of its patients may have been infected by a superbug. Two patients cou...

Feb 19 2015, 7:56am CST

FedEx Indicted By US DOJ For Conspiracy In Trafficking Illegal Drugs

FedEx Indicted By US DOJ For Conspiracy In Trafficking Illegal Drugs

FedEx's been indicted in conspiracy to traffic drugs after ignoring federal warnings for a decade....

Jul 17 2014, 11:12pm CDT

Medicare Reformer Offers his Resignation

Medicare: Why A Medicare Reformer Resigned?

A Medicare reformer recently offered his resignation. Medicare pays up to 80% of what private insurance companies pay doctors i...

Apr 23 2014, 8:22am CDT

New Study: Common Pain Relievers Fight Bacterial Infections

New Study: Common Pain Relievers Fight Bacterial Infections

Potentially huge news is simmering in the world of infectious disease treatment. Researchers publishing in the journal Chemistr...

Mar 17 2014, 12:01am CDT

Biotech IPOs: Lessons on How a Company Manages to Succeed After Failure

Biotech IPOs: Lessons on How a Company Manages to Succeed After Failure

The following post was published on the Knowledge@Wharton website on January 22, 2014. The data is in, and there is no questio...

Feb 4 2014, 3:20am CST

How To Prevent Antibiotic Apocalypse

How To Prevent Antibiotic Apocalypse

Want to protect your kids from drug-resistant bacteria? Open your  wallet. Governments and insurance companies need to com...

Jan 28 2014, 4:04am CST

I4U news

The Avorn-Stossel Debate On GSK Halting Payment To Doctors For Drug Promotion

GSK recently announced that it would no longer pay doctors to promote its drugs, a move that has generated a good deal of discu...

Dec 23 2013, 7:26am CST