U.S. Supreme Court may place limits on patient lawsuits concerning drug companies

The U.S. Supreme Court will consider Pfizer's appeal in a case involving the now-withdrawn Rezulin diabetes treatment. Continue Reading...

Fed rate cuts may empower other economies

Financial regulators of Asian nations may be mirror the recent Fed cuts, and overseas investors are anticipating possible gains. Continue Reading...

Building a better mousetrap

For those seeking a deep metaphor, this headline is one to be taken literally. Continue Reading...

"Write for Clients" focuses on business writing for busy professionals

"Write for Clients" offers quality, client-focused business writing to help build successful business relationships. Continue Reading...

NASDAQ Bears beat back the Bulls today

By day's end the bears had won, reversing the tide at lunchtime today. Continue Reading...

Microsoft reportedly in talks to buy stake in Facebook

Microsoft is reportedly in talks to buy a 5% stake in Facebook, the social networking site, according to the Wall Street Journal. Continue Reading...

Integrative Pediatrics Council website launched

The Integrative Pediatrics Council launched its website today. Continue Reading...
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Private equity firms looking to Asia for large investments

Private equity firms are now turning their investment focus toward gains in Asia. Continue Reading...

Financial Services Authority Offers Roadshows to Small Firms

The UK's financial services regulator has 'roadshows' to help small firms understand common areas which are currently topical in their industry sector. Continue Reading...

UK's Financial Services Authority emphasizes bank's stability

The UK's Financial Services Authority has stepped in to reassure bank depositors so as to stem a Depression era-like run on the bank. Continue Reading...

Market Cap of 'Interactive Data' Filers Tops $2 Trillion

Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Christopher Cox announced today that the combined market capitalization of companies submitting interactive data financial reports to the SEC has surpassed $2 trillion. Continue Reading...

SEC Releases Source Code for Interactive Data Viewer for Free Use by the Market

The SEC has released source code enabling easier investor analysis of company data. Continue Reading...

SEC to examine subprime mortgage market woes

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is poised to examine the subprime mortgage market woes. Continue Reading...

Hockey pro alleges unlawful neighbor surveillance

"Mr. Hockey" has obtained a restraining order against his neighbors for unlawful surveillance. Continue Reading...

Wireless thinking by 2030

Wireless thinking will become widespread, predicts the Futurist. Continue Reading...

Misdiagnosis concerns highlighted by CNN

CNN points out that misdiagnosis of a disease that you don't have is quite common. Continue Reading...

The Mixed Predictive Value of Medical Science

The story that medical research tells sometimes leads to misleading conclusions, as evidence keeps changing as it accumulates. Continue Reading...

Driving under the influence of a cellphone

Governor Schwarzenegger has signed California legislation prohibiting teens from talking on a cellphone while driving. Continue Reading...

Insurance caps on high-cost health care limit reimbursement

In addition to limitations on therapies considered "medically unnecessary" or "experimental," many insurance policies limit patients' reimbursement opportunities. Continue Reading...
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Gulf News Profiles Complementary and Alternative Health Care

Gulf News profiles alternative and complementary therapies in its e-newsletter on breaking Gulf (GCC) stories. Continue Reading...

Green buildings are healthy and efficient

The parallels between alternative, complementary and integrative medicine and environmentalism (such as the "green") movement are increasingly evident. Continue Reading...

Integrative medicine: legally defensible, ethically appropriate, and clinically responsible?

The terms "legally defensible, ethically appropriate, and clinically responsible" describe an aspiration for integrative medicine. Continue Reading...
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Adverse drug reactions on the rise

Reported adverse drug reactions are rising, as the FDA has made adverse event reporting easier. Continue Reading...

Vitamin C can impede tumor growth

Researchers report that Vitamin C can impede tumor growth, just as Linus Pauling had claimed. Continue Reading...

Cell phone risk assessed

Do cell phones chronically pressed up to the brain cause damage or simply increase the rapidity and flexibility of human communication? Continue Reading...

Online day trading in an uncertain market

Beware the promises of online day trading vendors: in an uncertain market, strong risk management controls are necessary. Continue Reading...

UAE Health Advertisements Regulation Could Challenge Industry

The new UAE Health Advertisements Regulation provides the health care industry with sweeping regulatory language regarding health care advertising. Continue Reading...

Bermuda, the perfect vacation

Bermuda seems like an ideal place to visit or live. Continue Reading...
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