Perrigo Company News
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner has died at 91
Nightline sat down with the iconic founder of Playboy Magazine in July 2010.
Children's Cough Syrup Recalled
The Perrigo Company is voluntarily recalling two batches of its children's guaifenesin grape liquid and three batches of its children's guaifenesin DM cherry liquid.
Children's Cough Syrup Recall: What Parents Should Know
Two types of children's cough syrup are being recalled after dosing cups with incorrect markings were included in the packaging, prompting concerns that children could become sick after an accidental overdose. The Perrigo Company is voluntarily recalling two batches of its children’s guaifenesin
J&J takes on Alzheimer's disease with $1B stake in Elan
Johnson & Johnson, making a big jump into the risky but potentially lucrative field of Alzheimer's disease, is taking a major stake in Irish biopharmaceutical company Elan, investing up to $1.5 billion initially. The two will cooperate to complete research on two injected drugs to stop progression
Tysabri May Treat Myelin Sheath Damage From MS
Drug makers' study finds therapy has capacity to repair nerve fiber damage.
Health Highlights: Jan. 1, 2009
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by editors of HealthDay: New Immunization Recommendations for Children Unveiled Updated immunization recommendations for flu shots for children have been unveiled by three leading U.S. health groups. The revised 2009
Health Highlights: Dec. 31, 2008
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by editors of HealthDay: Drug Makers Agree to Voluntary Ban on Doctor 'Freebies' The pharmaceutical industry has agreed to a voluntary moratorium on giving doctors branded items that advertise some of the country's most
Health Highlights: August 3, 2008
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by editors of HealthDay: One Reason U.S. Obesity Keeps Rising: We're Eating More Food Here's a big reason why the American individual has packed on more pounds in recent years -- the rationale that it has taken more food to
Stocks drop on jobs data, close the week mixed; oil rises on Iran fears
Stocks retreated again Friday after readings on jobs and manufacturing — the first reports for the third quarter — indicated that businesses and workers still face a tough economy. The major indexes ended a turbulent week narrowly mixed. A massive quarterly loss at General Motors and rising oil
Health Highlights: August 2, 2008
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by editors of HealthDay: Waterborne Parasite Causing Illness and One Possible Death in North Texas Outbreaks of a nasty parasite infection in public swimming places in Dallas and Fort Worth have local health officials