I’m running out of days for a miracle cure – but existing drugs could give me more time with my family

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE I knew something was wrong. I was getting slower, tired more quickly and then one day I couldn’t lift a thumb. Maybe lack of sleep was to blame – I had just had my daughter. Maybe it was stress. Maybe middle age just … Read more

Biogen to cut 1,000 jobs to save costs as company prepares to launch Leqembi

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Biogen facility in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Brian Snyder | Reuters Biogen said on Tuesday that he expected to cut about 1,000 jobsor about 11% of its workforce to save costs as a biotechnology company is gearing up to launch its newly approved Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi. It’s the … Read more

Johnson & Johnson will reduce its stake in Kenvue by at least 80% through an exchange offer

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Kenvue, a unit of Johnson & Johnson’s Healthcare. CANJSKA PHOTOGRAPHY | Future Publishing | Getty Images Johnson & Johnson said on Monday that it plans to cut by at least 80% your share at Kenvue, a consumer health company spun out as a standalone company earlier … Read more

Pfizer says the tornado did not cause major damage to drug manufacturing areas at the North Carolina facility

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this aerial photo, damage is seen at the Pfizer pharmaceutical plant after a tornado hit the facility two days earlier on July 21, 2023, in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Sean Rayford | Getty Images Pfizer said on Friday that no major damage is seen on … Read more

Kenvue CEO says consumers are spending on branded health products even as they pull back in other areas

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Thibaut Mongon, CEO of Kenvue Inc., Johnson & Johnson’s consumer health business, speaks during an interview to celebrate its IPO on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), May 4, 2023. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Most consumers have reduced consumption as inflation squeezes their wallets, but they … Read more

Ford dividend quality, J&J split-off, cost discipline – what we think about it all

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Send your questions directly to Jim Cramer and his team of analysts at investingclubmailbag@cnbc.com. A reminder, we cannot provide personal investment advice. We will only consider more general questions about the investment process or the stocks in the portfolio or related industries. Question 1: What is … Read more

Johnson & Johnson investors may soon swap their shares for Kenvue stock — here’s what you need to know

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Thibaut Mongon, CEO and Paul Ruh CFO of Kenvue Inc., a Johnson & Johnson consumer health company, pose together during the company’s IPO on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 4, 2023. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Johnson & Johnson said Thursday … Read more

J&J’s strong quarter boosted by new details about its large stake in Kenvue’s consumer unit

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) reported strong second-quarter earnings and revenue ahead of the opening bell on Thursday, with better-than-expected results both domestically and internationally and across all major operating segments. J & J’s sales rose 6.3% year-over-year to $25.53 billion in the second quarter, … Read more

Fake British company caught selling toxic cough syrup in Cameroon

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE A company pretending to be British has been caught selling a toxic cough syrup in Cameroon, and officials are now racing to identify the product’s real makers. In the latest in a series of warnings about deadly contaminated medicines, the World Health Organization … Read more

Kenvue highest earnings estimates in J&J spinoff’s first quarterly report since IPO

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Kenvue, a unit of Johnson & Johnson’s Healthcare. CANJSKA PHOTOGRAPHY | Future Publishing | Getty Images Kenvue reported second-quarter revenue and adjusted earnings beat expectations on Thursday in the consumer health company’s first quarterly report since exiting Johnson & Johnson two months ago. The company also … Read more

Johnson & Johnson beats earnings, raises full-year guidance as medical technology sales rise

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this photo illustration, a stock trading chart of Johnson and Johnson is seen on a smartphone screen. Rafael Henrique | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images Johnson & Johnson on Thursday reported second-quarter revenue and adjusted earnings that beat Wall Street expectations and lifted … Read more

Pfizer’s B flu vaccine for babies shows encouraging results in mid-stage trial

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Streptococcus agalactiae bacteria responsible for vaginal and urinary tract infections and neonatal infections, including meningitis and septicemia. Optical microscopy view. Cavallini James | BSIP | Universal Images Group | Getty Images Pfizer said on Wednesday that it is experimental the vaccine targeting a potentially deadly bacterial … Read more

Johnson & Johnson is suing the Biden administration over Medicare drug price negotiations

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Pavlo Gončar | LightRocket | Getty Images Johnson & Johnson sued the Biden administration on Tuesday over new Medicare powers to lower drug prices, becoming the third drug company to challenge the law’s controversial inflation-reduction provision. The lawsuit, filed in federal district court in New Jersey, … Read more

Novartis shares jump after the drugmaker raised full-year guidance and launched a $15 billion buyback

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Novartis announced in August that it plans to spin off its Sandoz generics unit to focus more on its patented prescription drugs. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images Novartis shares jumped on Tuesday after the Swiss drugmaker raised its full-year guidance to strong selling drugs and … Read more

Eli Lilly expects an FDA decision on the Alzheimer’s treatment with donanemab by the end of the year

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly and Company, pharmaceutical company headquarters in Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain. Cristina Arias | Cover | Getty Images Eli Lilly said Monday that it has applied for full approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease, donanemaband expects the agency … Read more

UnitedHealth stock jumps on top earnings estimates despite rising health care costs

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Representatives talk to customers at a UnitedHealthcare store in Queens, New York. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images UnitedHealth Group’The stock price jumped on Friday after the healthcare conglomerate’s report second quarter revenue and adjusted earnings which nevertheless exceeded Wall Street expectations rising medical costs. … Read more

Eli Lilly to buy obesity drug maker Versanis for $1.9 billion

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly and Company, pharmaceutical company headquarters in Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain. Cristina Arias | Cover | Getty Images Eli Lilly said on Friday that he would to acquire Versanis, a private company manufacturer of obesity drugsfor up to $1.93 billion to increase the pharmaceutical giant’s stake … Read more

Senator Warren says uninsured Americans are paying high costs for insulin, which Eli Lilly promised a $25 price tag.

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly and Company’s pharmaceutical manufacturing facility is pictured at 50 ImClone Drive in Branchburg, New Jersey on March 5, 2021. Mike Segar | Reuters On average, uninsured Americans pay nearly $98 per vial Eli Lillyof generic insulin, also by company promised to cut retail price … Read more

Biden administration to provide free covid vaccines to uninsured Americans this fall through the end of 2024

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A healthcare worker prepares a dose of Pfizer-BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine at the vaccination clinic at the Peabody Institute Library in Peabody, Massachusetts, Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022. Vanessa Leroy | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Biden administration announced Thursday program provide free of charge Vaccines for covid … Read more

Biden administration asks Pfizer, Moderna and Novavax for ‘reasonable’ prices of updated covid vaccines

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A nurse prepares Pfizer vaccine doses on Dec. 30, 2021, during a COVID-19 vaccination event at Josephine’s Southern Cooking Restaurant in Chatham, Illinois. Brian Cassella | News Tribune | Getty Images The Biden administration made the call on Thursday Pfizer, Modern and Novavax for their price … Read more

FDA approves first over-the-counter birth control pill

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE HRA Pharma expects a final decision from the FDA this summer on its application to sell the over-the-counter drug Opill, generically called norgestrel. Source: Perrigo Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved the first over-the-counter birth control pillsa landmark decision that will enable more women and … Read more

Nvidia invests $50 million in AI drug discovery biotech company Recursion

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A masked man walks past the Nvidia logo in Taipei, Taiwan. Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Chip manufacturer Nvidia will invest $50 million Recursion Pharmaceuticals accelerate the development of biotechnology companies artificial intelligence models for drug discovery, the companies announced Wednesday. Recursion’s shares jumped … Read more

Ilumina received a record fine for striking a deal with Grail without EU regulatory approval

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Rafael Henrique | Lightrocket | Getty Images European Union regulators are being fined on Wednesday Illumina a record 432 million euros ($476 million) to complete the acquisition of the company developer of Grail Cancer Tests without first obtaining regulatory approval. The European Commission’s fine is 10% … Read more

EU expands Wegovy, Ozempic study on suicide risks to include other weight loss and diabetes drugs

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this photo, boxes of the diabetes drug Ozempic sit on a pharmacy counter on April 17, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. Mario Tama | Getty Images The European Union medicines regulator announced on Tuesday that it expanded the investigation in the risk of suicidal thoughts … Read more

A few patients continue to take weight-loss drugs like Wegovy after a year, but medical costs rise for all

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A selection of injection pens for the weight loss drug Wegovy are shown in this March 31, 2023 photo in Chicago, Illinois. Jim Vondruška | Reuters Prescribed only about a third of patients weight loss drugs such as Novo Nordiskinjection of hits Wegovy resumed taking a … Read more

White House unveils plan to end fentanyl threat with xylazine

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Bags of heroin, some laced with fentanyl, are displayed outside a news conference at the New York Attorney General’s office regarding a major drug bust, September 23, 2016. Drew Angerer | Getty Images The Biden administration unveiled a plan Tuesday to address the growing threat fentanyl … Read more

Novavax shares surge 20% after company obtains $350 million from Canada for unused Covid vaccinations

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Nikos Pekiaridis | Nurphoto | Getty Images Stock chart iconStock chart icon Novavax shares jumped on news of a settlement payment from the Canadian government. It’s unclear how many doses of Novavax’s jab — its only commercially available product after 35 years — went unused. Under … Read more

Sales of Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi may be slow at first but could pick up in 2024

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Jay Reinstein, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, receives an injection so he can have a PET scan on June 20, 2023 at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC. Michael Robinson Chávez | The Washington Post | Getty Images Sales on Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi may be … Read more

US officials say risk of locally acquired malaria remains low as number of cases nationwide jumps to seven

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Barrington Sanders, a Miami-Dade mosquito control inspector, sprays a pesticide to kill adult mosquitoes on June 29, 2023 in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images US public health officials say the risk of locally transmitted malaria remains low in the country seven new cases in … Read more

Moderna enters into an agreement to develop mRNA drugs in China

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Nikos Pekiaridis | Nurphoto | Getty Images Modern said on Wednesday that it had struck a research, development and production deal with Chinese officials transfer RNA drugs in the country, despite rising tensions between the US and China. The Massachusetts-based biotech company has signed a memorandum … Read more

People should stop taking Ozempic, Wegovy before surgery, a group of doctors says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this file photo, a box of the diabetes drug Ozempic sits on the counter of a pharmacy on April 17, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. Mario Tama | Getty Images People on drugs for diabetes and weight loss such as Novo NordiskOzempic and Wegovy should … Read more

Former Pfizer employee accused of illegal trading based on unpublished data on Covid pill trial

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Recurrence of COVID-19 symptoms in patients treated with Paxlovid was much more common than reported, doctors found in a study detailed in the New England Journal of Medicine. Chris Sweda | Chicago Tribune | News Tribune | Getty Images Federal authorities charged the former Pfizer employee … Read more

CDC recommends Pfizer, GSK RSV vaccines for adults 60 years and older

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Vial of respiratory syncytial virus. Manjurul | Istock | Getty Images Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday recommended that adults 60 years of age and older receive one dose RSV vaccines from Pfizer and GSK after consultation with doctors. Outgoing CDC Director Rochelle Walensky … Read more

As drugmakers race to develop the next big diet pill, Eli Lilly may have a head start

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly & Co.’s logo is featured in this edited photo of a pharmacy in Princeton, Illinois. seen on the insulin box. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images Drug manufacturers are scrambling to take advantage of the next big innovation coming in the bestseller of … Read more

Regeneron shares fell after FDA rejects high-dose treatment for eye disease

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A view of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals’ corporate headquarters and R&D headquarters on Old Saw Mill River Road in Tarrytown, New York. Lev Radin | LightRocket | Getty Images Company shares Regeneron fell nearly 9% on Tuesday after the US Food and Drug Administration denied approval a higher-dose … Read more

Eli Lilly’s experimental obesity drug helped patients lose up to 24% of their weight, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly and Company, pharmaceutical company headquarters in Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain. Cristina Arias | Cover | Getty Images Eli LillyThe experimental drug helped patients lose up to 24% of their weight after almost a year, the largest reduction in a place to treat obesity until today, … Read more

Novo Nordisk says high doses of an experimental obesity pill lead to 15 percent weight loss

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Novo Nordisk said it is reducing supplies of some doses of its popular anti-obesity drug in the US as it struggles to keep up with rising demand. Liselotte Sabroe | Afp | Getty Images Novo Nordiskexperimentally with high doses an anti-obesity pill it has now helped … Read more

Pfizer to end development of experimental obesity pill for elevated liver enzymes

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Pavlo Gončar | Lightrocket | Getty Images Pfizer on Monday said he would stop development its experimental anti-obesity and diabetes pill, lotiglipronedue to elevated liver enzymes in once-daily patients in intermediate clinical studies. The one elevated enzymes often indicate damage to cells in the liver, but … Read more

New York Gov. Hochul signs bill to protect abortion providers who ship pills to states with bans

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Governor Kathy Hochul holds a media availability press conference and abortion rights announcement at her office at 633 3rd Ave. Governor Hochul briefed the media on the state of the state’s COVID-19 pandemic, announced more funding to provide abortion on demand, updated on the monkeypox situation, … Read more

Moderna is seeking FDA approval for an updated covid vaccine for the fall

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A vial and medical syringe displayed in front of the logos of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and biotech company Moderna. FDA finds vaccine for COVID-19. Pavlo Gončar | LightRocket | Getty Images Modern Thursday used for US Food and Drug Administration approval of … Read more

Pfizer, GSK RSV vaccines for older adults may prevent thousands of hospitalizations, CDC analysis says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Vial of respiratory syncytial virus. Manjurul | Istock | Getty Images Vaccinating one million adults aged 65 and over for single shot RSV from Pfizer or GSK it can prevent thousands hospitalization in two seasons of the virus, according to the Centers for Disease Control and … Read more

A CDC advisory committee supports the use of GSK and Pfizer RSV vaccines in adults over 60 years of age

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A healthcare worker prepares a flu vaccine before giving it to a local resident in Los Angeles, the United States, on December 17, 2022. Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images An advisory board to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday recommended that adults … Read more

A pharmaceutical trade group is suing the Biden administration over Medicare drug price negotiations

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Traders work at the New York Stock Exchange during morning trading on April 10, 2023 in New York. Michael M. Santiago | Getty Images The pharmaceutical industry’s largest lobbying group and two other organizations on Wednesday sued The Biden administration is over New Medicare mandates reduce … Read more

GSK says the RSV vaccine for older adults provides protection for two seasons

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A viral vaccine against respiratory syncytial virus is under investigation. Hailshadow | Istock | Getty Images GlaxoSmithKline on Wednesday said that his vaccine for protect adults aged 60 and over from respiratory syncytial virusor RSV, remained effective over two disease seasons. A one dose of injection … Read more

The Pfizer RSV vaccine for older adults is only slightly less effective after 18 months

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Respiratory syncytial virus – a viral vaccine under investigation Hailshadow | Istock | Getty Images Pfizer‘s the vaccine which protects adults age 60 and older from respiratory syncytial virus it was slightly less effective after 18 months, according to clinical trial results the company announced Wednesday. … Read more

Novo Nordisk is suing clinics that allegedly sell fake Ozempic and Wegovy

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this photo, boxes of the diabetes drug Ozempic sit on a pharmacy counter on April 17, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. Mario Tama | Getty Images Novo Nordisk on Tuesday sued five spas and wellness clinics for allegedly selling cheaper, unlicensed versions of drugs from … Read more

These 3 stocks are struggling, but I’m not ready to give up

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE If you had told me that club names Estee Lauder ( EL ) or Danaher ( DHR ) would ever miss their spots not once, but twice, I would have told you to get your head checked. These are companies that create and drive, which is … Read more

Pfizer, Moderna and Novavax are preparing for the autumn introduction of a vaccine against covid with a significant advantage

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A pharmacist prepares to administer booster shots with the COVID-19 vaccine during an event hosted by the Chicago Department of Public Health at the Southwest Senior Center on September 9, 2022 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images The US Food and Drug Administrationit’s covid … Read more

Eli Lilly to buy Dice Therapeutics for $2.4 billion to advance autoimmune treatment

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE David Ricks, CEO, Eli Lilly Scott Mlyn | CNBC Eli Lilly on Tuesday said he hit a A $2.4 billion deal to acquire Dice Therapeutics in a bid to increase his treatment portfolio for immune-related diseases. Eli Lilly will pay $48 per share in cash to … Read more

The FDA is recommending that updated Covid drugs this fall target the micron XBB.1.5 sub-variant

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE XBB.1.5 strain of Covid CANJSKA PHOTOGRAPHY | Future Publishing | Getty Images The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday recommended that vaccine manufacturers produce single-seeded Vaccines against covid for autumn targeting the micron sub-variant XBB.1.5the dominant strain virus across the country. “Based on all the … Read more

FDA advisers question seasonal updates of covid vaccines as with flu vaccines

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A person receives a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine during the distribution of free COVID-19 rapid test kits for those who have received vaccinations or booster shots at Union Station on January 7, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. Mario Tama | Getty Images The US Food … Read more

FDA advisers are recommending that new covid vaccines this fall target the micron version of XBB

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A woman receives a booster dose of the Moderna coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at a vaccination center in Antwerp, Belgium, on February 1, 2022. Johanna Geron | Reuters The US Food and Drug Administrationindependent board of advisers on Thursday recommended this updated Covid footage for autumn … Read more

Health insurance stocks fell after UnitedHealth warned that more surgeries would drive up medical costs

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Shares of health insurers fell on Wednesday after UnitedHealth Group pointed out to higher ups medical expenses as older Americans start catching up they are in surgery with delay during the Covid pandemic. Shares of UnitedHealth, the largest U.S. health care provider by market value, fell … Read more

Covid vaccine maker Novavax sees a path to survival – but it won’t be easy

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Medical syringes and the Novavax logo shown in the background are seen in this illustrated photo taken in Krakow, Poland on December 2, 2021. Jakub Porzycki | NurPhoto | Getty Images Novavax has a clear message for Wall Street: no money Manufacturer of the covid vaccine … Read more

Illumina’s takeover of Grail is gaining support from GOP lawmakers and state associations, while the FTC is trying to block it

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Rafael Henrique | Lightrocket | Getty Images Republican lawmakers, state attorneys general and several advocacy groups have voiced their support Illuminina takeover of cancer test developer Grail, while the Federal Trade Commission struggling to release an agreement. The groups filed 14 amicus briefs between Monday and … Read more

Eli Lilly’s CEO says Medicare price negotiations could hurt drug development

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE David Ricks, CEO, Eli Lilly Scott Mlyn | CNBC Eli Lilly CEO David Ricks said Tuesday Medicare price negotiationswhose goal is reduce costs potentially harmful for older Americans drug development. “I’m really worried about the damage this will do to new drugs and opportunities in medicine,” … Read more

Bernie Sanders vows to oppose NIH nominee until Biden releases plan to lower drug prices

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill about the 11 Senate Democrats who sent a letter to President Joe Biden urging him to use the 14th Amendment to avoid a catastrophic debt default, in Washington, 18 in May 2023. Evelyn … Read more

Updated covid vaccines must target omicron XBB variants this fall, FDA staff say

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Syringe with the XBB variant of the Covid-19 vaccine. The fight against the virus Covid-19 Coronavirus, vaccination and immunization. Undefined Undefined | Istock | Getty Images US Food and Drug Administration staff said in an update Monday Covid boosters must aim Subversions of omicron XBB for … Read more

Blood cancer drug offers patients rare hope, study finds

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Medicine to stop the spread of an an incurable form of blood cancer reduces the risk of worsening the disease by three quarters, the study found. Cilta-cel was found to reduce the risk of the disease progressing by 74 percent in people with … Read more

Illumina shareholders vote to appoint Carl Icahn board nominee, remove chairman

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Rafael Henrique | Lightrocket | Getty Images Activist investor Carl Icahn got enough support on Thursday Illumina shareholders to place one of his three nominees on the biotech company’s board of directors. Shareholders also ousted CEO John Thompson. An Illumina spokesman said a new board chairman … Read more

FDA grants full approval to Pfizer’s Covid treatment Paxlovid for high-risk adults

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Food and Drug Administration granted full approval on Thursday Pfizer’s Covid antiviral tablets Paxlovidfor adults who are at high risk seriously ill from the virus. Paxlovid is specifically recommended for the treatment of mild to moderate covid in adults over 50 and people suffering from … Read more

Here’s what Pfizer and Moderna say is next for their covid vaccines

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A pharmacist prepares to administer booster shots with the COVID-19 vaccine during an event hosted by the Chicago Department of Public Health at the Southwest Senior Center on September 9, 2022 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images Three years and billions of covid vaccines … Read more

Pfizer’s oral weight-loss drug may be as effective as Novo Nordisk’s Ozempic injection, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Weight loss drugs have become a hot topic as public health authorities and pharmaceutical companies search for solutions to the growing global obesity epidemic. Florian Gaertner | Photo library | Getty Images An oral medication Made in Pfizer causes a similar amount weight loss than a … Read more

FDA advisors recommend Pfizer’s RSV vaccine for infants, but raise safety concerns

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Respiratory syncytial virus – a viral vaccine under investigation Hailshadow | Istock | Getty Images The Food and Drug Administration’s independent board of advisers on Thursday recommended full approval Pfizer’s vaccine which protects babies from RSV, however, it has raised safety concerns about premature births that … Read more

Horizon Therapeutics says Amgen deal could close sooner than planned if FTC doesn’t block it

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Robert Galbraith | Reuters Horizon Therapeutics expects its own Sales for $27.8 billion to Amgen to conclude as early as the end of the third quarter, earlier than planned – if the Federal Trade Commission try blocking business fails — after a document filed Thursday with … Read more

NJ Gov. Murphy would consider challenging the Supreme Court if the justices uphold the abortion pill ban

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Scott Mlyn | CNBC New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Wednesday that he would consider defiance the Supreme Court and continue to provide mifepristone if the court decides to ban it the abortion pill. Asked whether the state would prescribe mifepristone … Read more

Pfizer will raise a $31 billion debt offering to finance its purchase of Seagen, SEC filings show

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The logo for Pfizer is displayed on a monitor on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, July 29, 2019. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Pfizer plans to raise $31 billion through a debt offering to finance your proposed acquisition manufacturer of anti-cancer drugs Seagenfor which … Read more

Pfizer’s RSV infant vaccine has “generally favorable” safety data, FDA staff say

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Blood sample for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) test. Jarun011 | Istock | Getty Images US Food and Drug Administration staff said Tuesday Pfizer’s vaccine which protects babies from the respiratory syncytial virus has “generally favorable” security information. FDA staff made the decision in informative documents before … Read more

Horizon Therapeutics shares fell on a report that the FTC is preparing to block the Amgen deal

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Robert Galbraith | Reuters Horizon TherapeuticsThe stock price fell more than 17% in premarket trading on Tuesday following a report that Federal Trade Commission is preparing to file a lawsuit to block the biotech company Sales for $27.8 billion to Amgen. The FTC could sue to … Read more

Google Cloud launches AI-powered tools to accelerate drug discovery and precision medicine

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A person walks next to the Google Cloud logo at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, ​​Spain, on February 27, 2023. Nacho Doce | Reuters Google Cloud on Tuesday unveiled two new AI-powered tools that aim to help biotech and pharmaceutical companies accelerate drug discovery … Read more

Americans in most countries will no longer receive notifications about Covid exposure on their phones

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Americans in most countries will no longer receive Exposure to covid notices on their smartphones now that the US public health emergency it ended. As of 2020, nearly 30 countries have used a Bluetooth system developed Apple and Google to track the spread Covid infections and … Read more

Here’s why covid vaccines will still be free for uninsured Americans once the public health emergency ends

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A healthcare worker prepares a dose of Pfizer-BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine at the vaccination clinic at the Peabody Institute Library in Peabody, Massachusetts, Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022. Vanessa Leroy | Bloomberg | Getty Images Uninsured Americans still have access Vaccines for covid-19 no cost for now, though … Read more

Pfizer CEO says Medicare likely to face legal action over drug price negotiations

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla speaks with the President of the European Commission during a press conference after a visit to monitor the production of the Pfizer-BioNtech Covid-19 vaccine at the factory of the US pharmaceutical company Pfizer in Puurs on April 23, 2021. Your John | … Read more

The GOP bill slashed Big Pharma’s tax rates by 40%, a Senate report says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE (L-R) Richard A. Gonzalez, Chairman and CEO of AbbVie Inc., Pascal Soriot, CEO and CEO of AstraZeneca, Giovanni Caforio, Chairman and CEO of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., Jennifer Taubert, Executive Vice President and worldwide chairman of Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson, Kenneth C. Frazier, chairman and CEO … Read more

Eli Lilly CEO vows no more insulin price hikes, while Novo Nordisk and Sanofi hedge

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly CEO Dave Ricks vowed on Wednesday not to raise the company’s prices insulin products again — the only CEO to do so before a Hearing of the Senate Committee on Health about making a life-saving diabetes drug more affordable. sen. Bernie Sandersboard chairman, asked … Read more

Breast cancer screening should start at age 40 instead of 50, US panel says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Medical personnel use a mammogram to check a woman’s breasts for breast cancer. Hannibal Hanschke | dpa | Picture of Alliance | Getty Images Most women should get screened Breast cancer every other year starting at age 40, a decade earlier than previously recommended, according to … Read more

Novavax shares rise after company reveals positive vaccine data, plans to lay off 25% of workforce

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A health worker prepares a dose of the Novavax vaccine as the Netherlands Health Organization begins the Novavax vaccination program on March 21, 2022 in The Hague, Netherlands. Patrick Van Katwijk | Getty Images Company shares Novavax rose 5% in premarket trading on Tuesday company revealed … Read more

Kenvue’s CEO is working on branding and product innovation to drive post-IPO growth

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Thibaut Mongon, CEO of Kenvue Inc., a Johnson & Johnson consumer health company, speaks during an interview with CNBC during his company’s IPO on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), May 4, 2023. Brendan McDermid | Reuters CEO of Kenvue Thibaut Mongon bets on brand and … Read more

Johnson & Johnson’s consumer health unit Kenvue has started trading. What this means for J&J shareholders like us

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Johnson & Johnson’s ( JNJ ) consumer health unit Kenvue ( KVUE ) jumped more than 22% in its first day of trading Thursday, putting the Club holding company one step closer to finalizing its business separation. The planned split, which is slated for later this … Read more

J&J’s consumer health spinoff Kenvue opens at $25.53, up 16%, in public debut

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Thibaut Mongon, CEO and Paul Ruh CFO of Kenvue Inc., a Johnson & Johnson consumer health company, pose together during the company’s IPO on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 4, 2023. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Johnson & JohnsonKenvue’s consumer health … Read more

Moderna posts surprise quarterly profit despite dwindling demand for Covid vaccines

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Moderne sign is seen outside their headquarters in Cambridge, MA on March 11, 2021. The Boston Globe | Getty Images Modern beat past estimates for first-quarter earnings and revenue on Thursday and posted a surprise quarterly profit, despite lower demand for its only marketed product … Read more

FDA approves GSK’s RSV vaccine for older adults, world’s first drug against the virus

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved an RSV the vaccine is produced GlaxoSmithKline for use in adults 60 years of age and older. The approval, the first global regulatory approval for RSV the vaccineis a decisive victory for GSK va race against drug manufacturers … Read more

J&J’s consumer health company, Kenvue, will go public this week. Here’s what you need to know

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Johnson & Johnson products on a shelf in a store in New York. Lucas Jackson | Reuters Johnson & Johnsonconsumer health company, Kenvueexpected this week in the largest US IPO in more than a year. this business it’s full of household names familiar to investors and … Read more

Pfizer’s profit and revenue beat expectations despite a drop in sales of its Covid-19 vaccine

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Pharmaceutical Pfizer Inc. said an oral drug to treat COVID-19 could be available by the end of 2021. Soumyabrata Roy | NurPhoto | Getty Images Pfizer on Tuesday reported first-quarter revenue and adjusted earnings that beat Wall Street expectations, despite a drop in sales caused by … Read more

Merck’s revenue is falling after a dramatic drop in sales of its antiviral drugs for covid

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this illustration photo taken in Poland on Oct. 4, 2021, a medical pill is shown with the Merck logo displayed on a screen in the background. NurPhoto | NurPhoto | Getty Images Merck on Thursday reported first-quarter revenue that fell 9% from the same period … Read more

Biogen isn’t worried about competing with Eli Lilly on Alzheimer’s drugs, CEO says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A person skateboards past the headquarters of Biogen Inc. in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Monday, June 7, 2021. Adam Glanzman | Bloomberg | Getty Images Biogen not worried about competing with Eli Lilly because both are trying to bring on alzheimer’s disease medicine to the market, Biogen’s … Read more

FDA grants accelerated approval to Biogen ALS drug to treat rare form of disease

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A pedestrian walks past the headquarters of Biogen Inc. in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Monday, June 7, 2021. Adam Glanzman | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday issued expedited approval for the Biogendrug tofersenwhich treats a rare and aggressive form of the … Read more

Johnson & Johnson’s consumer health unit is valued at $40 billion before the IPO, the report said

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Johnson & Johnson logo SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images Johnson & JohnsonThe consumer health business is valued at $40 billion before his First public offering later this year, according to the report The Wall Street Journal. Future spinoff Kenvue plans to raise $3.5 billion … Read more

The CEOs of Eli Lilly, Novo Nordisk and Sanofi will testify before the Senate about lowering insulin prices

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE This photo shows an insulin pen from Novo Nordisk on March 14, 2023 in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle | News Getty Images | Getty Images Management of three pharmaceutical companies that control 90% of the world insulin trg will testify before the Senate Health Committee on … Read more

US bankruptcy judge halts 40,000 talc cancer lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this photo illustration, a container of Johnson and Johnson baby powder is shown on April 5, 2023 in San Anselmo, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images A federal bankruptcy judge on Thursday halted about 40,000 lawsuits that Johnson & Johnsonbaby powder and other talc products … Read more

Justice Department indicts 18 people — including doctors — in massive Covid health care fraud bust

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eighteen people, including doctors, were criminally charged for Healthcare Fraud Covid-19 schemes that netted hundreds of millions of dollars through fraudulent billing and theft from federally funded programs, Department of Justice said Thursday. The indictments, which span nine federal judicial districts, comprise the largest coordinated U.S. … Read more

Moderna teams up with IBM to apply artificial intelligence and quantum computing to mRNA technology used in vaccines

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Modern and IBM are teaming up to use generative artificial intelligence and quantum computing to advance mRNA technology, the development at the heart of the company’s Covid vaccine, the companies announced Thursday. “We are excited to work with IBM … Read more

Abbott Labs shares jump as revenue, earnings defy steep drop in Covid test sales

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Abbott manufacturing facility in Sturgis, Michigan on May 13, 2022. Jeff Kowalsky | AFP | Getty Images Company shares Abbott Laboratories fell on Wednesday after the company’s earnings and revenue beat Wall Street expectations, despite a dramatic slowdown in sales of its Covid-19 tests. The medical … Read more

Johnson & Johnson expects no new revenue from covid vaccines after vaccines boosted earnings

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Janssen Johnson & Johnson vaccine against COVID-19. Allen J. Schaben | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images International sales of the covid vaccine helped spark the spark Johnson & JohnsonRevenue and earnings were higher on Tuesday, but the company said it does not expect any sales … Read more

Johnson & Johnson beats on profit and revenue, raises full-year guidance

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Artur Widak | NurPhoto | Getty Images Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday reported adjusted earnings and revenue that beat Wall Street expectations and raised its full-year forecast. J&J, whose financial results are considered leaders for many healthcare companies, said its first-quarter sales rose 5.6% compared with … Read more

Moderna shares fell despite promising data from a cancer vaccine trial

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Company shares Modern fell on Monday as Wall Street chewed on new trial results for a personalized cancer vaccine it is developing Merck. Merck shares were relatively flat. An experimental mRNA vaccine combined with Merck’s blockbuster drug Keytruda reduced … Read more

Abortion providers rush to prepare backup plans as Supreme Court decides whether to uphold mifepristone restrictions

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE America’s abortion pill providers are scrambling to make backup plans as the Supreme Court decides or maintain restrictions on the key drug mifepristone. Some private clinics in New York, California and Kansas will offer mifepristone for now, but are preparing to provide alternative abortion pill if … Read more

Florida House passes DeSantis-backed six-week abortion ban

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Florida Governor Ron DeSantis speaks during the Turning Point USA Student Action Summit held at the Tampa Convention Center on July 22, 2022 in Tampa, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Florida’s House of Representatives passed Thursday legalization which would ban most abortions after six weeks, … Read more

Blocking FDA approval of abortion pill could stifle innovation in biopharma industry, experts say

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A mess legal battle due to the Food and Drug Administration’s approval of the abortion pill mifepristone poses a risk to the biopharmaceutical industry that goes beyond a single drug. If a later decision overturns the pill’s approval, it could stifle innovation in the sector and … Read more

House Democrats are calling for an immediate hearing on the Texas abortion ruling

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Abortion rights advocates gather outside the J Marvin Jones Federal Building and courthouse in Amarillo, Texas on March 15, 2023. Moises Avila | AFP | Getty Images Democrats on the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee on Wednesday demanded an immediate hearing from a federal judge … Read more

Juul will pay $462 million to settle claims in six states, DC

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Juul will pay $462 million to settle claims by six states and Washington, D.C., that the vaping company marketed its addictive e-cigarettes to underage teens, five Democratic attorneys general announced Wednesday. This story is evolving. Check for available updates. . MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE … Read more

Abortion Pill Alternative: A Drug That Could Be Used If Texas’ Mifepristone Ban Passes

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Misoprostol, used to terminate an early pregnancy, is displayed at a pharmacy in Provo, Utah, on May 12, 2022. George Frey | Reuters A federal judge could take an abortion pill mifepristone it is not on the market, but there is another drug that could provide … Read more

Moderna says it expects up to $15 billion in sales of covid, RSV and flu vaccines in 2027

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Moderna Covid-19 vaccine waits to be administered at a vaccination clinic in Los Angeles, California on December 15, 2021. Frederic J. Brown | AFP | Getty Images Modern said Tuesday that it expects between $8 billion and $15 billion in sales of its Covid, RSV, … Read more

Misinformation about health is lowering life expectancy in the US, says FDA Commissioner Robert Califf

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Life expectancy in the U.S. is between three and five years lower than the average in other high-income countries — and the gap is partly due to misinformation, said Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf. “It’s looked worse, not better, over the last few … Read more

Moderna says it hopes to offer new vaccines against cancer, heart disease and other diseases by 2030.

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Moderna Covid-19 vaccine is ready to be administered prior to the distribution of free over-the-counter Covid-19 rapid test kits to people receiving vaccines or booster shots at Union Station in Los Angeles, California on January 7, 2022. Frederic J. Brown | AFP | Getty Images … Read more

Pfizer CEO signs letter in support of FDA after federal judge suspends approval of abortion pill

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Pfizer Chairman and CEO Albert Bourla attends a conversation during the WEF 2022 Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, on May 25, 2022. Zheng Huansong | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images PfizerCompany CEO signs industry letter in support of Food and Drug Administration’s authority to regulate … Read more

Alzheimer’s patients retain the benefits of Leqembi even after they stop taking the drug, Eisai says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Research at Biogen Source: Biogen Alzheimer’s patients taking Leqembi maintain the benefits of treatment even after they stop taking it, new research the author Eisai shows. A Japanese drug manufacturer and its partner Biogen last week published an additional analysis of clinical trials a monoclonal antibody … Read more

Alzheimer’s patients retain the benefits of Leqembi even after they stop taking the drug, Eisai says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Research at Biogen Source: Biogen Alzheimer’s patients taking Leqembi maintain the benefits of treatment even after they stop taking it, new research the author Eisai shows. A Japanese drug manufacturer and its partner Biogen last week published an additional analysis of clinical trials a monoclonal antibody … Read more

Carl Icahn Says Illumina’s Appeal of FTC Order to Divest Grail ‘Nearly Impossible Battle’

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Carl Icahn, Chairman of Icahn Enterprises Holdings Scott Eelis | Bloomberg | Getty Images Carl Icahn said on Wednesday Illuminaappeal efforts order of the Federal Trade Commission divesting the highly contested Grail acquisition “is an almost impossible battle.” Ilumina told CNBC on Monday that it plans … Read more

Johnson & Johnson shares rose after the company proposed a baby powder cancer settlement

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this file photo, a bottle of Johnson & Johnson baby powder is shown on a table on Nov. 12, 2021, in San Anselmo, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images Johnson & Johnson shares climbed Wednesday by the company proposed to pay $8.9 billion to settle … Read more

Eli Lilly says experimental Alzheimer’s drug reduces brain plaque in early study

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Medical bottles and syringes are seen with the Eli Lilly and company logo displayed on a screen in the background in this illustration photo taken in Krakow, Poland on November 10, 2022. Jakub Porzycki | Nurphoto | Getty Images Eli LillyAn experimental Alzheimer’s drug has reduced … Read more

FTC orders Illumina to divest $7.1 billion acquisition of cancer test developer Grail

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Francis deSouza, Chief Executive Officer of Illumina Inc., during a panel session on Day Three of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, Thursday, January 19, 2023. Stefan Wermuth | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Federal Trade Commission ordered on Monday Illumina to divest its … Read more

Carl Icahn slams Illumina for nearly doubling CEO pay despite plummeting market value

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Carl Icahn speaks at Delivering Alpha in New York on September 13, 2016. David A. Grogan | CNBC Carl Icahn damn it Illumina for nearly doubling its CEO’s pay last year despite the biotech company’s dramatic drop in market value since the controversial deal. “I would … Read more

Ilumina urges shareholders to reject Carl Icahn’s board nominees as proxy battle heats up

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Rafael Henrique | Lightrocket | Getty Images Illumina urged shareholders on Thursday to reject Carl Icahn’s three board nominees at this year’s annual meeting, saying they would “jeopardize the progress” of the biotech company’s core business. “Carl Icahn’s involvement with Illumina threatens the company’s long-term success, … Read more

People taking the obesity drugs Ozempic and Wegovy gain weight when they stop taking the drugs

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE This photo taken on February 23, 2023 in Paris shows the diabetes drug Ozempic (semaglutide) manufactured by the Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk. Joel Saget | AFP | Getty Images Patients taking the top obesity drugs Ozempic or Wegovy will put the pounds back on after … Read more

J&J pulls out of RSV vaccine race with rivals Pfizer and GSK

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Johnson & Johnson building is shown in Irvine, California. Mike Blake | Reuters Johnson & Johnson said Wednesday that it was withdrawing from the RSV vaccine race, several weeks after competitors Pfizer and GSK a little closer to firing the first shot against the world’s … Read more

Carl Icahn wants to bring back former Illumina CEO ‘immediately’ as battle for brokers intensifies

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Carl Icahn speaks at Delivering Alpha in New York on September 13, 2016. David A. Grogan | CNBC Carl Icahn said Wednesday the biotech company Illumina should “immediately” bring back its former CEO, its latest move va a battle for middlemen ensues with a biotechnology company. … Read more

U.S. infant formula supply remains vulnerable, former FDA official tells lawmakers

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Frank Yiannas, former deputy commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Office of Nutrition Policy and Response, speaks during a hearing of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Accountability in Washington, DC, Tuesday, March 28, 2023. Ting Shen | Bloomberg | Getty Images The U.S. infant … Read more

Warning for cancer drug containing deadly bacteria

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a warning over an Indian-made cancer drug circulating in Lebanon and Yemen that has been found to contain life-threatening levels of toxic bacteria. Pseudomonas aeruginosa was discovered in an injectable chemotherapy agent and immune system suppressant … Read more

With travel nurses earning $150 an hour, hospital systems are being forced to innovate

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Cassie Jupin grew up wanting to be a nurse. She took a job at St. Peter’s Health Partners in Albany, New York and landed a position in the same maternity hospital where she was born. “Knowing that I can go back to work every day and … Read more

Labcorp to pay $2.1 million to settle allegations it overcharged Defense Department for genetic tests for military personnel

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Laboratory Corporation of America will pay $2.1 million to settle allegations that it overcharged the Defense Department for genetic tests involving children and fetuses, the Justice Department said Monday. Donna Hecker-Gross, a former Labcorp employee turned whistleblower, sued the diagnostic testing company on behalf of the … Read more

Shares of BioNTech slipped on gloomy outlook for Covid vaccine sales

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Vials of the Pfizer/BioNtech vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) are shown before use at a mobile vaccine clinic in Valparaiso, Chile, on January 3, 2022. Rodrigo Garrido | Reuters Company shares BioNTech slipped more than 6% in morning trading on Monday after the German drugmaker … Read more

Wyoming’s abortion ban was blocked by an Obamacare-era amendment

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Carl Icahn claims Illumina executives got extra insurance to close ‘disastrous’ $7.1 billion Grail deal

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Carl Icahn made the claim on Friday IlluminaCompany executives required additional personal liability insurance before the biotech firm signed off on a $7.1 billion purchase of cancer test developer Grail in 2021. The claim is the latest development in the the emerging battle for brokers between … Read more

Pfizer’s covid drug Paxlovid may reduce risk of developing long-term covid, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A prescription for Pfizers Paxlovid pills outside his residence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 25, 2022. (Photo by Rachel Wisniewski/For The Washington Post) Rachel Wisniewski | The Washington Post | Getty Images People who take PfizerAntiviral treatment with Covid Paxlovid soon after infection can reduce the … Read more

Sanofi and Regeneron shares rise more than 6% after data suggests asthma drug Dupixent can also treat COPD

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The logo at the Sanofi booth at the Viva Technology conference dedicated to innovation and startups at the Porte de Versailles exhibition center in Paris, France, on June 15, 2022. Benoît Tessier | Reuters Company shares Sanofi and Regeneron both jumped more than 6% on Thursday, … Read more

FDA advisers have voted against the effectiveness of Biogen’s ALS drug for the rare and aggressive form of the disease

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A pedestrian walks past the headquarters of Biogen Inc. in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, on Monday, June 7, 2021. Adam Glanzman | Bloomberg | Getty Images An independent board of advisers to the Food and Drug Administration voted against the drug’s effectiveness on Wednesday Biogenov an investigational … Read more

FDA advisers reject Biogen’s ALS drug because of rare and aggressive form of the disease

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A pedestrian walks past the headquarters of Biogen Inc. in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, on Monday, June 7, 2021. Adam Glanzman | Bloomberg | Getty Images An independent board of advisers to the Food and Drug Administration declined to grant expedited approval on Wednesday Biogenov an investigational … Read more

If you got over covid before vaccination, you may have less immunity than you think, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A healthcare worker administers a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine at a vaccination clinic at the Peabody Institute Library in Peabody, Massachusetts, U.S., Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022. Vanessa Leroy | Bloomberg | Getty Images People who caught COVID-19 before they were vaccinated, they had a … Read more

FDA staff say Biogen’s ALS drug may have “clinical benefit” in the rare form of the disease

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Staff at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Monday that Biogen’s investigational ALS drug may have “clinical benefit” in the rare and aggressive form of the disease, despite failing a larger, late-stage clinical trial last year. The staff made the decision in informative documents ahead … Read more

Biotech company Illumina is refusing to fight Carl Icahn’s proxy over the $7.1 billion Grail deal

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Carl Icahn Adam Jeffery | CNBC A biotech company Illumina on Monday fended off a fight against Carl Icahn’s agent over a takeover of cancer test developer Grail, saying candidates for the activist investor’s board “do not add value.” A DNA sequencing company based in San … Read more

Sanofi will cut US insulin prices in 2024, following similar cuts by Eli Lilly and Novo Nordisk

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A pharmacist holds a box of Lantus SoloStar, manufactured by Sanofi Pharmaceutical, at a pharmacy in Provo, Utah, on January 9, 2020. George Frey | Reuters Sanofi said Thursday that it plans to cut the price of its most popular insulin in the U.S. by 78% … Read more

FDA advisors recommend full approval of Pfizer’s Covid treatment Paxlovid for adults 50 and older and other high-risk people

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Paxlovid tablets for the treatment of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in boxes at the Misericordia Hospital in Grosseto, Italy, on February 8, 2022. Jennifer Lorenzini | Reuters An independent board of advisers to the Food and Drug Administration recommended full approval for Pfizer COVID-19 antiviral pill … Read more

Pfizer will have to pay Medicare rebates for five drugs under Biden’s plan to lower Rx costs

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the Build Back Better legislation’s new rules on prescription drug prices in the East Room of the White House on December 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images Five of Pfizer’s drugs will cost less for Medicare … Read more

FDA approves Pfizer’s Covid omicron booster as fourth vaccination for children under 5

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE An employee takes a syringe with the Biontech and Pfizer Comirnaty vaccine adapted to the Omicron-BA.1 version at the vaccination center in Mainz. Sebastian Christoph Gollnow | dpa | Picture of Alliance | Getty Images The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday authorized Pfizer’s omikron … Read more

FDA staff report says data show Pfizer’s covid treatment Paxlovid is effective in high-risk adults

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this photo illustration, Pfizer’s Paxlovid is shown on July 7, 2022 in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images U.S. Food and Drug Administration staff said Tuesday Pfizer’s results from a clinical trial of its antiviral pill Paxlovid support the drug’s use in adults … Read more

Novo Nordisk to cut US insulin prices by up to 75% after Eli Lilly move

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Watch live: Biden warns of GOP plans to limit access to health care

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Op-ed: DEA and FDA rules increase Adderall shortages

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Radioligand therapy, a game-changer in cancer treatment, is forcing manufacturers to race against a ticking clock

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FTC asks judge to hold ‘pharma bro’ Martin Shkreli in contempt for starting new drug company

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Martin Shkreli, former chief executive officer of Turing Pharmaceuticals AG, center, pauses as he speaks to the media with his attorney Benjamin Brafman, right, outside federal court in Brooklyn, New York, U.S., Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. Peter Foley | Bloomberg | Getty Images Federal Trade Commission … Read more

The world’s biggest vaccine maker says China should put politics aside and look at importing Covid jabs

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE China needs to move beyond political considerations and consider importing Covid-19 injections to end the global pandemic, according to the CEO of the world’s newest vaccine maker. “They need to open up to Western healthcare and vaccines and put aside any political issues or things that … Read more

Eli Lilly is the best of both worlds—a recession-proof stock with great upside potential

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The year ahead is a crucial one for Eli Lilly ( LLY ) as the pharmaceutical giant looks to advance the drugs in its star lineup. Executives detailed reasons for optimism at a major industry meeting this week. “It’s another unprecedented year ahead for Lilly,” Chief … Read more

India’s drug factories face raids after a spate of cough syrup child deaths

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE A 2019 report by the United States Trade Representative found that 20 percent of all pharmaceuticals sold in the Indian market are counterfeit. In July, the Indian government said 2,642 drugs out of 84,874 samples were of substandard quality, while 263 were declared … Read more

The UK says there are no plans for Covid tests for arrivals in China as Europe comes under pressure to tighten rules

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE People are seen waiting in the arrivals area of ​​Terminal 5 at Heathrow International Airport. Carlos Barria | Reuters LONDON – The UK Department for Transport said on Thursday that there are currently no plans to reintroduce Covid-19 tests or additional requirements for travelers arriving in … Read more

Gambian government says drug company is prosecuting over 70 child deaths over ‘cough syrup’

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How this millennial CEO led the world’s largest vaccine maker during a pandemic

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Adar Poonawalla became CEO of the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, Serum Institute of India, when he was 30 years old. | Bloomberg | Getty Images Adar Poonawalla became CEO of the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, Serum Institute of India, when he was 30 years old. But … Read more

Strep A outbreak sees UK antibiotic prices skyrocket, leaving pharmacies ‘footing the bill’

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The growing demand for ADHD drugs is straining the US health care system

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Here’s what to watch out for as J&J prepares to split into two separate companies next year

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) is preparing to spin off its consumer health unit into a public company next year that will be separate from its pharmaceutical and medical technology businesses. Ahead of the split, Morgan Stanley issued a research note highlighting some of the … Read more

The Biden administration will end the state of emergency over monkeypox

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A trial of an Alzheimer’s drug has shown it slows cognitive decline in the long-term fight against dementia

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, a general term for the loss of memory, language and other mental abilities Brian B. Bettencourt | Toronto Star | Getty Images The trial of an experimental Alzheimer’s drug has been hailed as a “new era” in … Read more

A revolutionary drug for Alzheimer’s disease could be the “beginning of the end” of the disease

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE A drug that slows down Alzheimer’s disease and reduces memory decline scientists believe it may be the “beginning of the end” of the disease. Lekanemab is a drug that is given every two weeks as an intravenous infusion, and data published on Wednesday … Read more

The World Health Organization will rename monkeypox to mpox

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The name mpox, otherwise known as Mpox, was chosen after the WHO launched a public consultation process earlier this year. Orlando Sentinel | News Tribune | Getty Images The World Health Organization announced Monday that it will start calling monkeypox as mpox in an effort to … Read more

Why is the flu season so bad this year?

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE If it seems like everyone around you is getting sick, you’re not imagining it. Flu season has hit the United States unusually early and much harder than usual. “I’m afraid of what’s going to happen this flu season because I don’t think we’ve ever seen a … Read more

A study finds that mindfulness meditation reduces anxiety as much as conventional antidepressants

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Mindfulness meditation is just as effective at reducing anxiety as commonly prescribed antidepressants, according to a study published Wednesday in a major journal. The study, led by researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center, is the first randomized clinical trial to compare the effectiveness of mindfulness meditation … Read more

4 of our stocks are in the news. Here is the club’s view of each development

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Four of our club holdings — Costco Wholesale ( COST ), Amazon ( AMZN ), Humana ( HUM ) and Bausch Health ( BHC ) — were in the news Thursday. Here’s how we feel about the turn of events. Costco News: Costco reported sales for … Read more

Eli Lilly’s guidance cut is related to a strong dollar, not weakening fundamentals, CEO says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly ( LLY ) CEO David Ricks on Tuesday expressed optimism about the drugmaker’s innovation plan, a sentiment he agreed with despite the club holding company’s crowded quarterly report issued earlier in the day. “The fundamentals of the business are really strong,” Ricks said in … Read more

The company’s data show that the Pfizer RSV vaccine given to pregnant women is effective in protecting newborns

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Pfizer’s vaccine against respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, is highly effective at protecting newborns when mothers are vaccinated late in pregnancy, according to clinical trial data released Tuesday. RSV is a common respiratory virus that generally causes mild cold-like symptoms, but can be dangerous for babies … Read more

More than 100,000 Americans are waiting for an organ transplant

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE There are more than 100,000 people in the United States are waiting for an organ transplant, according to the United Network for Organ Exchange, known as UNOS. “I was born with type 1 diabetes,” said Patrick McGlone, who received a double kidney and pancreas transplant in … Read more

Jim Cramer says to buy Danaher stock on the dip

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE CNBC’s Jim Cramer advised investors to add on Friday Danaher on its shopping lists for next week after it reports its third-quarter results. “Now you have an opportunity to buy one of the best-run companies in the world at a deep discount. I think you should … Read more

FDA approves Novavax’s covid vaccines as incentive mix for Pfizer or Moderna

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Food and Drug Administration has approved Novavax’s covid boosters for adults in the US, including people who received Pfizer’s or Moderna’s vaccines as the primary series. Approval of Novavax’s booster could significantly increase the role its vaccine plays in the U.S. vaccination effort. Until now, … Read more