| 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 24, 2010
Dr. Albert M. Kligman, a dermatologist who developed the acne drug Retin-A and the antiwrinkle cream Renova but who may be remembered primarily for a series of experiments on prisoners that led to major reforms in the U.S. medical testing establishment,...
| Oct 25, 2006
Keep up-to-date with the latest health headlines. Every day, you'll find links to the newest articles on medicine, health and wellness -- the information you need to stay informed.
Americans' frustration with high health...
| Oct 12, 2006
Start your day with the latest health headlines. Each morning, you'll find links to the newest articles on medicine, health and wellness -- the information you need to stay informed.
A genetic match to the strain responsible for...
| Jan 27, 2008
The strategy that has made the pharmaceutical industry one of the wealthiest and most powerful on Earth is finally starting to betray it.
Beginning in just a few weeks, and continuing over the next several years, some of the biggest-selling and most...
| Nov 20, 2009
| 8:45 AM
WASHINGTON -- They call it the "Botax." The White House and Senate Democrats have turned to a proposal to tax breast implants, tummy tucks, wrinkle-smoothing injections and other procedures as they search for ways to pay for costly health care overhaul...
| Dec 2, 2009
This may be hard to fathom, but I have been away from the oasis that is IndySportsNation the past couple days, just not physically in the office (once in the Nation, always in the Nation, and believe it or not, you can be kicked out of the Hell's Angels)....
| Jun 30, 2009
| 6:29 PM
WASHINGTON -- Government experts called for sweeping safety restrictions Tuesday on the most widely used painkiller, including reducing the maximum dose of Tylenol and eliminating prescription drugs such as Vicodin and Percocet.
The Food and Drug...
| Aug 27, 2008
Cuba Gooding Jr. has taken his first TV role in more than a decade, signing on to star in a movie for TNT.
Gooding will play the title role in "Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story," a biography of neurosurgeon and best-selling author Ben Carson. The...
| May 11, 2008
NEW WAVERLY, Texas -- There are no lions and tigers and bears (probably) at the Karolyi Ranch deep inside Sam Houston National Forest. No, but these 2,000 acres are full of camels, red deer, cows, bulls, peacocks, white swans, black ones too, seven dogs...
| Jul 27, 2009
September will bring a host of new law for Texans. Law enforcement will be given more powers to fight DWI, while motorists will have to store their cell phones near schools.
The new cell phone law is aimed at protecting children during school hours....