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Pick your post-JPM buzz: Pfizer eyes Amarin, Biogen shops anyone with 'multiple' phase 3 drugs

The J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference may be over, but that doesn’t mean the dealmaking is. Often, deals that took shape at the meeting materialize later in the year, and some recent buzz puts Pfizer and Biogen at the center of potential takeovers. Pfizer is reportedly eyeing a buyout of cardiovascular player Amarin, whose fish-oil-derived lipid drug… Read More »

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: Four signs in your eyes that could indicate the condition

Vitamin D deficiency tends to be more common in the winter months because the sun, the main source of the vitamin, is in shorter supply. It’s important the body gets enough vitamin D as it helps regular calcium and phosphate, which is needed for strong and healthy bones, teeth and muscle. A person with severe… Read More »

Trump administration eyes allowing Medicare to negotiate more drug prices

The U.S. pays 180 percent more than other countries for most of the drugs that are given to Medicare patients while they’re with a doctor, according to a report out Thursday from the Department of Health and Human Services. The timing of the report suggests that it will factor into President Trump’s speech on drug… Read More »