| Jan 27, 2011
| 4:13 AM
WASHINGTON -- Federal health officials said Wednesday they are investigating a possible link between breast implants and a very rare form of cancer, raising new questions about the safety of devices which have been scrutinized for decades.
| May 28, 2012
| 2:00 AM
Johnson and Johnson Employee Luis Jahn doesn't need to pump insulin to survive, but diabetes has become his life's mission. Jahn works for the company's sub-division Animas, which makes insulin devices for people living with diabetes. Jahn says the...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 11:20 AM
Hospitals nationwide are experiencing shortages of critical generic intravenous drugs. We believe a fundamental reason for this national shortage is government price controls. With these limits, there is little incentive to invest in new facilities and...
| Jan 23, 2011
This year is shaping up as a gratifying one for Allergan, the big Irvine company known for Botox and breast implants.
The leading manufacturer of gastric bands, which are surgically implanted around the stomach to suppress the appetite of extremely...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 7:49 AM
The healthcare company McNeil is recalling more than half a million bottles of Infants' Tylenol because of consumer complaints about the difficulties of using the dosing system.
McNeil is recalling about 574,000 bottles after receiving a "small number"...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 5:50 PM
More than 500,000 bottles of infant Tylenol are being recalled.
Johnson and Johnson is taking action as a precaution because the dosage restrictor could fail.
The company introduced this new redesigned dosage method less than three months ago. It...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 11:54 AM
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Jayson B. Calton, Ph.D., FAAIM, DCCN, CMS, CISSN, BCIH, ROHP, A.M.P
is a Fellow of the American Association of Integrative Medicine, a...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 3:40 PM
The world's largest health care company is causing a minor household crisis with what's inside their most famous product. An international coalition of health and environmental groups say two known-carcinogens remain in Johnson & Johnson's baby shampoo...
| May 23, 2011
| 3:53 PM
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc's highly anticipated hepatitis C drug won U.S. approval, promising far higher cure rates for the liver-destroying disease and setting up a head-to-head marketing battle with a rival new medicine from Merck & Co.
Incivek, a pill...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 10:22 AM
Pennsylvania Attorney General Linda Kelly announced Thursday that Pennsylvania has joined 36 other attorneys general in the largest multi-state consumer protection settlement to be reached with a pharmaceutical company.
Kelly said the record $187,047,...
| May 1, 2009
Sunscreen is commonly hailed as safe, essential body armor. It protects us from blistering sunburn, keeps our skin from wrinkling and helps guard against squamous cell cancer.
But the evidence is inconclusive as to whether sunscreens reduce the risk of...