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Along the Myanmar-China border, where heroin addiction is common, fresh needles are now so coveted that shopkeepers dispense them as change.
A nasty Wall Street divorce has touched two biotech CEOs and appears to have moved their company stocks down over drug use allegations.
Health care has been on a tear in 2014, and there is still room for upside. Wall Street analysts are focusing on the following four trends.
With some 84 million people in the U.S. struggling with obesity, investing in obesity stocks has become a Wall Street trend.
Although the US spent $7.6 billion to eradicate poppy in Afghanistan, cultivation of the opium source is at an all time high.
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) reported third-quarter revenue lower than analysts forecast, as sales of blockbuster asthma drug Advair continued to fall.
The market share of U.K. supermarket Tesco continues to shrink, but data shows the retailer may have turned a corner as the slide eases.
GlaxoSmithKline, which was slapped with a record fine for corruption in China, said it was looking into allegations of corruption in UAE.
Chimerix said its experimental Ebola drug has been provided for potential use in patients, sending its shares sharply higher in premarket trading.
A new breast cancer drug from Roche has shown "unprecedented" benefits in extending lives in a clinical trial.
An erectile dysfunction drug that reduces by half the time patients need to take the pill has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
An N.C. man faces charges after being arrested on suspicion of selling crushed Pop-Tarts—as crack cocaine, a TV station reports.
FedEx was indicted in a U.S. criminal case for conspiracy to launder money over deliveries for illegal online pharmacies.
The move enables the potential use of TKM-Ebola in individuals infected with Ebola virus.
Piracy, possible Hezbollah funding, drugs and human trafficking indicate that we should pay attention to Paraguay. Global Post reports.
Viagra's patent in China has expired and some analysts expect cheaper prices will bring a surge of demand for the storied erectile dysfunction drug.
Biogenesis founder Anthony Bosch self-surrendered to authorities, a spokesperson for the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration said.
A dose of experimental serum arrived in Liberia to be tried on a U.S. charity worker—but there was only enough for one of the two infected workers, NBC.
FedEx said it would fight any additional charges if they are brought. FedEx is due back in court Sept. 24 in San Francisco for a status conference.
FedEx hired attorneys who represented Barry Bonds to defend against charges that it knowingly shipped packages from illegal pharmacies.