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Angelina Jolie's drug video: 3 reasons why it isn't a big deal

Jul 10, 2014

Angelina Jolie's drug video: 3 reasons why it isn't a big deal

In an old video leaked recently by Angelina Jolie's former drug dealer, Franklin Meyer, we see the actress talking on the phone as she paces around an untidy apartment. #InMyOpinion #Brad Pitt #Angelina Jolie #Drug video #Franklin Meyer
How to fix a broken market in antibiotics

Jul 07, 2014

How to fix a broken market in antibiotics

LONDON (Reuters) - The drugs don't work - and neither does the market, when it comes to antibiotics. When sophisticated bugs that medicines used to kill within days start to fight back and win, all of healthcare, and the people it keeps alive, is in trouble. Take gonorrhoea, a sexually transmitted disease contracted by more than 100 million people a year: it used to be easily treatable but has now developed superbug strains that are drug-resistant and are spreading around the planet. #United States #India #London #Europe #Drugs #Africa #Swiss #german
Dr Reddy's has 9 new drugs in clinical stage, reveals SEC filing

Jun 29, 2014

Dr Reddy's has 9 new drugs in clinical stage, reveals SEC filing

Dr Reddy's Laboratories has said it has nine new drugs in different areas, including metabolic disorders and cardiovascular disorders, Psoriasis and migraine, under clinical development stage. #NewsTracker #Drugs #Dr. Reddy's Laboratories #Clinical trials #Diseases #Dr Reddy's Lab
Drugs menace: Punjab gets cracking, but is it too little, too late?

Jun 05, 2014

Drugs menace: Punjab gets cracking, but is it too little, too late?

This year, 1,148 people have been arrested in seven drugs-hit districts: Bathinda, Mansa, Muktasar, Ferozpur, Faridkot, Fazilka and Moga. A dozen policemen were dismissed from service and 62 policemen are suspected to be close to drug peddlers. #BJP #Punjab #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Heroin #Opium #Gurdaspur #drug scourge
For the first time, every player at World Cup to be drug-tested

Jun 05, 2014

For the first time, every player at World Cup to be drug-tested

Lionel Messi's Argentina and France were visited last week at their camps to prepare for the tournament, according to media reports. #Brazil #Doping #FIFA #Drugs #FIFA World Cup 2014 #WC 2014 #Testing

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Its not just Ranbaxy, our health care regulators have failed us too

May 23, 2013

Its not just Ranbaxy, our health care regulators have failed us too

The Ranbaxy saga of fraud and greed goes beyond that. In India, it shows how our regulators too have failed us. #TheLongView #Health #Drugs #Ranbaxy #Healthcare #Pharma
India, US firms join hands to make HIV war affordable

Jul 12, 2011

India, US firms join hands to make HIV war affordable

A big US pharma company has finally taken proactive measures (learning from history no doubt) to license innovative drugs to low-cost drug makers in India so that they reach the people who need them the most. #Ranbaxy Laboratories #GeekSpeak #HIV/AIDS #Antiretroviral drug #Gilead Sciences

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India, US firms join hands to make HIV war affordable

Jul 13, 2014

Feds probe prescription drug abuse in NFL locker rooms: sources

The Drug Enforcement Administration has quietly launched an investigation into the abuse of prescription medication in NFL locker rooms, three sources familiar with the probe told the Daily News... #National Football League #Drug Enforcement Administration
India, US firms join hands to make HIV war affordable

Jul 12, 2014

DEA may be losing the war on marijuana politics

For narcotics agents, who often confront hostile situations, Capitol Hill has been a refuge where lawmakers stand ready to salute efforts in the nation's war on drugs... #National Football League #Drug Enforcement Administration
India, US firms join hands to make HIV war affordable

Jul 13, 2014

Feds probe prescription drug abuse in NFL locker rooms: sources

The Drug Enforcement Administration has quietly launched an investigation into the abuse of prescription medication in NFL locker rooms, three sources familiar with the probe told the Daily News... #National Football League #Drug Enforcement Administration