The FDA has published a white paper entitled: “22 Case Studies Where Phase 2 and Phase 3 Trials had Divergent Results”, the purpose of which is “to illustrate the ways in which con..
“I’m shocked that people are not panicked about what this disease is going to do to the country or to their families.” -Dr. Rudolph Tanzi, Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical S..
When clients come to me experiencing burnout, the first thing I ask is how many hours of sleep they’re getting each night. Many of them look at me like I’m crazy, but sleep depriva..
People practice yoga during a Master Class on January 19, 2017 at the 'Las Arenas' shopping centre in Barcelona. / AFP / JOSEP LAGO (Photo credit should read JOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty I..
Amazon Echo, Google Home, Siri and the myriad of other "assistants" that are out there are slowly but surely getting smarter and could, one day, be your doctor if researchers from ..
If you have been living in a cave and don't read the news, we are in the midst of a global obesity epidemic. Also, obesity can lead to so many different diseases, ranging from diab..
A little letter to the New York Times entirely missing the point about free markets and competition. The claim is that they only work where there is equality. Which is entirely the..
Over 10,000 people retire in the United States every day, and with the loss of employment, often comes the loss of dental benefits. But dentists say maintaining good oral health in..
Richard Newman, center, works with fellow traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street, led by decl..
SACRAMENTO, CA - JUNE 23: California Girl Scout Gold Award recipients look onto the Assembly floor during a proclamation recognizing the award's 100th anniversary on June 23, 2016 ..
Critics of the Food and Drug Administration, including at least one person under consideration to serve as its commissioner, accuse the agency of unnecessarily dragging out the dru..
An invitation to the 58th Presidential inauguration for Donald Trump is pictured in Washington DC, on January 17, 2017. / AFP / Andrew CABALLERO-REYNOLDS (Photo credit should read ..
Tom Price, R-Ga., President-elect Donald Trump's choice for Health and Human Services Secretary, delivers the keynote address at an event on Nov. 30, 2016 in Washington. (AP Photo/..
US President-elect Donald Trump answers questions from reporters accompanied by his wife Melania for a New Year's Eve party December 31, 2016 at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida. ..
In the United States, the patent protection process as it relates to the drug industry has been distorted by the political system, intense lobbying and large campaign contributions..
I am feeling so lonely. Can I die from it? Yes. This is actually a very important issue, and not just a psychological issue, but a medical one. In the last decade alone, physicians..
Days before Donald Trump’s inauguration as President of the United States, there's already a reality-TV-sized dose of drama. For a case in point, zoom past the pyrotechnics ar..
Major mergers in the biopharmaceutical industry are driven by a variety of factors, but the major one tends to be the acquisition of new assets to fuel growth of the acquiring comp..
Lui Che Woo vividly recalls the stench arising from corpses stored on his street during the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong 75 years ago. That has helped guide his philanthropy, c..
I’ve always been an over-achiever. That’s how I managed to work my way up to run a national company from an entry level position. It was no easy feat and certainly not easy as a si..
News and insights from around the Web as we prepare for a new administration in Washington: Case Study An entrepreneur's journey from crack house to MyPillow founder and $280 ..
These statistics are devastating and also not widely known — but they’re not terribly controversial. What is controversial — or at least uncomfortable — is the idea that millennial..
A study has found that more Americans are turning their backs on eating gluten despite the fact that the prevalence of celiac disease has remained flat since 2009. Celiac disease i..
Of course it was shocking news to hear about Carrie Fisher dying at the relatively young age of 60, but somehow even more shocking to hear that her mother Debbie Reynolds had died ..
It's a common complaint among doctors: "Who is making these healthcare policies? It couldn't be real doctors, could it?" As a doctor "in the trenches" I wonder who these people are..
The Phantom Menace bacteria, Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE), is spreading and our society is running out of antibiotics. Does everyone realize how bad this is? (Meli..