Chengdu retirees cannot afford to get old
Empty beds in private care homes show market is no match for demographic challenges (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Drugs regulator warns on no-deal access to medicines
Agency admits costs to business of additional regulatory hurdles (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

India Globalization Capital: chronic growth
Pot is the new blockchain. (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Pfizer: pill will
Mega deals are no longer necessary for the US pharma group (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

EpiPen dearth shows company and regulator failure
Unnecessarily early expiry dates boost sales and contributed to this year’s shortage (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Court rules Fresenius can ditch $4.75bn Akorn deal
German drugmaker entitled to end purchase without penalty after whistleblower claims (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Ian Read to step aside as Pfizer chief executive
Albert Bourla to take top job at US drugmaker from January next year (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cancer researchers win Nobel Medicine Prize
Prize-winning work is basis for ‘immune checkpoint therapy’, the fastest growing field in oncology (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Exhausted UK staff work harder ‘just to stand still’
British employees under more pressure than for quarter of a century, says study (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Campaigners urge WHO to give vaping a chance
‘Harm reduction’ lobby in plea ahead of meeting to frame tobacco and ecigarette policy (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The lure of ambiguity for consumer brands
Dunkin’ Donuts and Weight Watchers risk diluting their identities (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 28, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Walgreens charged with misleading investors
Pharmacy group settles SEC action over Alliance Boots merger disclosures (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 28, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: Time for action on NCDs
Wipo’s Francis Gurry, human capital, DNA detectives (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 28, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

China’s Genscript jumps after denying faking allegations
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 28, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Indivior cuts sales guidance sending shares down 15%
Drugmaker’s stock price drops to lowest point since May 2016 (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 27, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Amazon DNA project aims to bolster indigenous people
Researchers warn many of the region’s biological assets are at risk of being lost forever (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 27, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Rethink needed over use of automated health records
UK minister says patients must be reassured over risks of algorithms in accessing data (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 26, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AstraZeneca Imfinzi scores lung cancer success
Increased survival rates and hopes of potential cure offer boost for drugmaker (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Novartis slashes jobs in UK and Switzerland
Thousands of positions to go as part of sweeping global cost cuts (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Brexit fears ease over supply of UK drugs to Europe
Number of medicines at risk of disruption more than halves since July (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 24, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Technology: treat with caution
Innovation can improve healthcare but also widen inequalities (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 24, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Triple spending on dementia research, charity demands
Alzheimer’s Research UK seeks response to ‘health crisis of our time’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 23, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: D-Day for tuberculosis
Mariam Claeson, Coke and cannabis, the toxic school run (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Is a vegan diet healthy? Anjana Ahuja looks at the science
‘A diet of fags, booze and chips is technically vegan – but won’t help you outlive your burger-munching peers’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Public support for tax-and-spend policies grows
Survey shows shift in attitudes as country tires of austerity (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Ganja plunger: Volatile pot stock Tilray eyes worst day on record
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

BAT/vaping: cigarette break
Outgoing chief’s legacy imperilled by health concerns and disrupters (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Nestlé plans to sell or spin off skin health unit
Decision likely to fuel speculation over Swiss group’s L’Oréal stake (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Reefer madness as pot stock Tilray hits $20bn valuation
Shares go on wild ride after DEA approval for cannabis product capsule (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 19, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Obese rodents provide food for thought
A study in mice links high-fat diets with impaired reasoning and memory (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 19, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Threefer madness: pot stock Tilray eyes hat-trick of gains
Shares climb more than 40% in wake of DEA approval for cannabis product capsule (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 19, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Tilray is nuts. When's the crash?
Pot stock short-squeeze reefer madness. (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 19, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Threefer madness: Tilray eyes hat-trick of gains
Shares climb 40% in pre-market trade in wake of DEA approval for cannabis product capsule (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 19, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Nestlé, Unilever and Coca-Cola bid for Horlicks
Competition rises to secure GlaxoSmithKline’s prized malted drink brand (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

California sues AbbVie over alleged Humira kickbacks
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Novo Nordisk sheds 400 staff as it refocuses R&D
Danish pharma group seeks to exploit potential of AI and big data (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Emmanuel Macron unveils healthcare overhaul
French president pledges to lift annual cap on number of student doctors (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Pot producer Tilray gets high after US approves product for clinical study
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Spire profits drop after ‘unprecedented’ fall in patients
Increased costs for staff, drugs and new hospitals also weigh on earnings (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Profits tumble at Spire after ‘unprecedented’ fall in patient numbers
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

DoJ clears Cigna’s $67bn acquisition of Express Scripts
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Woodford finds all is not lost and hope on Horizon
Share sale may return star fund manager to the ascendant (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Opening Quote: Unilever’s Brexit — the will of the fund managers 
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Australian care providers for aged hit by inquiry
Shares of operators tumble on probe into misconduct in the sector (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Australia aged care providers slide on government inquiry
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lippo tycoon looks to young-gun grandson
Mochtar Riady’s heir apparent, John Riady, makes his mark in Indonesian e-payments (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ValueAct raises stake in Horizon Discovery to nearly 10%
US activist investor snaps up shares in gene editing group from Neil Woodford (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Rising obesity in Africa reflects broken food system
The industry has maximised production and profit at the expense of public health (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Metal Paris block jettisoned as official unit of mass
UK National Physical Laboratory develops more accurate system (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

US senators query pharma chief over drug price rise
Nostrum CEO asked to explain 400% increase in antibiotic for bladder infections (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news