Merck scraps disappointing experimental cholesterol drug
After publishing mediocre test results for a new type of cholesterol medicine, drugmaker Merck won't seek regulators' approval
Pfizer considers consumer business sale
Pfizer may be done selling ChapStick, Advil, Robitussin and other brands that people can buy without a prescription. The pharmaceutical giant is weighing options for its consumer health care business. It may spin off or sell the unit, which also produces Advil, Preparation H and the Centrum brand
Pfizer may sell consumer unit
Pfizer considers selling Advil, other consumer brands as part of strategic review
Who should be taking statins ?
Dr. Jen Ashton appears live on "GMA" to discuss a new study that says millions of American should be taking the lifesaving drugs.
A deadly house explosion in Firestone, Colorado
New book, "Shattered," chronicles election night and Hillary Clinton's crushing defeat; new medical news about heart disease and statins.
New Study Suggests Link Between Statins and Reducing Alzheimer's
The "GMA" team of insiders analyze some of the biggest stories trending this morning.
New Study Claims High Use of Cholesterol -Lowering Statins Lowers Risk of Alzheimer's
To the index. And a new clue tonight in fighting Alzheimer's disease. High use of cholesterol lowering statins is now tied to a lower risk of Alzheimer's for patients over the age of 65. Researchers say women taking statins for at least 2 1/2 years had a 15% lower risk. For men, 12% lower. Doctors
Index: Escaped Alleged Killer Caught Following 16 Hours on the Run
To be a knicks tonight do you skate the murder suspect that behind bars in Houston Missouri. Police launching an intense manhunt for the prisoner charged with murder and assault for allegedly shooting two people. They say he stuck out through a jail door propped open because of construction. The
Officials Issue New Guidelines About Statins and Your Health
The U.S. Preventive Services recommends cholesterol screenings for adults between ages 40 and 75.
David Muir Gets Rare Access to Guantanamo
We turn next this evening to an ABC news exclusive. We take you inside the prison at Guantanamo Bay, at a critical point, right before this election. President Obama promised to close the prison, and tonight, we've learned, another detainee has been released, sent to another country. Several more