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

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

FT Health: Cancer and quackery
Fighting high drug prices, ‘legal highs’ and psychedelic science (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Mother persuades India’s Singh brothers to end feud
Billionaire siblings fell out following controversial corporate dealings (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What to do when money is your drug of choice
Financial difficulties are commonly cited as major source of anxiety and depression (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Apple unveils its most expensive iPhone ever
Product launches also include higher-priced Watch with expanded medical uses (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Apple boosts medical features — and price — of Watch
Regulators have approved device for detecting irregular heartbeat (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

‘Legal highs’ more risky than illegal drugs, scientists warn
Synthetic cannabinoids Spice and K2 are particularly dangerous, British Science Festival hears (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Full-fat dairy foods linked to lower death rate
Lancet study runs counter to received wisdom about what constitutes ahealthy diet (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 11, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

‘Smart’ trousers developed to help disabled people
UK engineering project uses robotic technology and artificial muscles to restore mobility (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 11, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Pharma chief defends 400% drug price rise
Nostrum Laboratories’ Nirmal Mulye says he is right to charge as much as possible and slams FDA (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 11, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK microscopy centre launched to probe biological materials
Electron Bio-Imaging Centre set up with £15.6m funding from Wellcome Trust and research councils (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Opioids and the Sackler family
A pharmaceuticals dynasty is under siege for its role in America’s addiction crisis (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Biological bounty is the ocean’s richest treasure
The UN is discussing who owns the genetic sequences of millions of marine creatures (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How Purdue’s ‘one-two’ punch fuelled the opioids market
Accused of exaggerating the benefits of OxyContin, the company’s owners had a bigger share than realised (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Billionaire Sackler family owns second opioid maker
Purdue owners set up Rhodes Pharma after criminal charges in 2007 (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 9, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Opioid billionaire gets patent for addiction treatment
Purdue owner Richard Sackler listed as inventor of drug to wean addicts off painkillers (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: Quality not quantity
Magic mushroom trials, inactivity, female-friendly toilets (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Opioid billionaire has patent for addiction treatment
Purdue owner Richard Sackler listed as inventor of drug to wean addicts off painkillers (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What next for the Sacklers? A pharma dynasty under siege
A special report into the unfolding scandal of a company accused of fuelling America’s opioid crisis (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Novartis offloads part of generics business in US
Swiss group in drive to focus on higher-margin innovative drugs (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 6, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Indian court rules criminalising homosexuality is unconstitutional
Landmark victory for the LGBT community after decades-long battle (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 6, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Theranos: chasing waterfalls
The upcoming fights between unicorn investors will be brutal (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Calorie labelling on menus too ‘burdensome’
Minister says anti-obesity measure could cause higher food prices and job losses (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bayer/Monsanto: let us spray
Fears that the $63bn deal will destroy value are making investors jittery (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Former Ranbaxy boss sues brother over failed business
Shivinder Singh accuses Malvinder Singh of ‘oppression and mismanagement’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bayer warns of lower earnings on Monsanto deal delays
German group had counted on a stronger contribution from US rival to lift results (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Blood-testing group Theranos to dissolve
Company to return cash to creditors three months after founder charged with fraud (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Scandal-hit blood-testing group Theranos to dissolve
Company to return cash to creditors three months after founder charged with fraud (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Personalised cancer treatment wins NHS approval
Novartis leukaemia therapy could be available for young people within weeks (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sanofi to pay $25m to settle corruption, bribery charges
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dechra/Brexit: pharma chameleon
Shares’ biggest one-day drop suggests investors are easily spooked (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 3, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dechra Pharma says it is implementing ‘hard Brexit’ plan
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 3, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dutch doctors fight drug company’s 500-fold price rise
Regulator urged to probe Leadiant Biosciences’ alleged abuse of market power (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Volunteers sought to take ‘magic mushrooms’
UK clinical trial launched into potential benefits of psychedelic compound (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Foetal scanning study sheds new light on developing brain
Brussels-funded project is set to transform clinical investigations of unborn babies (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FT Health: Africa squeezed by burden of disease and lack of investment
Children under pressure, STD surge, Krokodil and Monkey Dust (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - August 31, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UK set to miss cycling and walking targets
‘Patchy’ investment has resulted in only lacklustre improvements (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - August 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Government proposes energy drinks ban for children
Consultations being held on plan to restrict sale of drinks such as Red Bull (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - August 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sweden’s voters split over health of welfare model
Private provision of schools and hospitals is under scrutiny ahead of election (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - August 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Why rising temperatures are bad for our mental health
Evidence shows that road rage, domestic assault and murder rates are higher in the US during heatwaves (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - August 29, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Strong sales at Gym Group as brand expands
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - August 29, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Row erupts over Constellation Healthcare deal
Chief executive and financier in tit-for-tat allegations over company’s bankruptcy (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - August 28, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Big pharma gambles on NHS experiment
Prevention trial aims to prove to cash strapped service that products are value for money (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - August 28, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news