April 26, 2018

Polypharmacy and cancer patients – the dangers of long-term multiple drug use

NEWS A new study shows patients who survive cancer are likely to be prescribed five or more different medications on a long-term basis, and that this […]
April 26, 2018

U.S. senator introduces bill to jail pharma executives over opioid crisis

NEWS WASHINGTON — United States Senator Bernie Sanders will introduce a bill that would impose jail time for pharmaceutical executives whose companies engage in manipulative practices […]
April 24, 2018

Taking paracetamol during pregnancy may make grandchildren infertile

NEWS A new study has found that women taking common painkillers such as paracetamol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen during pregnancy could make their grandchildren infertile. COMMENT These […]
April 19, 2018

Goldman Sachs questions whether curing patients is a ‘sustainable business model’

NEWS A recent biotech report issued by Goldman Sachs questions whether curing patients is a ‘sustainable business model’. Writing to clients of the multinational investment bank, […]
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