Tag: Pharmaceutical

Japanese shares recoup as Apple regains some lost ground

TOKYO, Feb 19 (Reuters) – Japanese shares bounced back on Tuesday as sentiment improved slightly after Wall Street’s major indexes closed off their lows and Apple trimmed its losses stemming from a sales warning, although the health crisis in China remained an overhang. Investors are cautious as the coronavirus epidemic could tip the Japanese economy, […]

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‘Western doctors overprescribe drugs’ – Jordan Peterson’s daughter Mikhaila tells RT why he went to Russia for treatment

Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson chose Russia for his detox because the country’s medical industry is less dependent on big pharma than North America’s, his daughter Mikhaila told RT’s World Apart program. Peterson, who rose to fame for his vocal and unapologetic opposition to extreme political correctness, has been struggling with an addiction to the drug […]

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UPDATE 3-U.S. states reject $18 bln proposal to settle opioid lawsuits, discussions ongoing -sources

(Updates with state attorneys general sources) Feb 14 (Reuters) – Twenty one states have rejected an $18 billion settlement proposal from three major U.S. drug distributors to resolve lawsuits over their alleged role in the opioid crisis, although settlement discussions continue, according to two sources familiar with the matter. The Wall Street Journal reported on […]

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Tucker Carlson: Bernie or Bloomberg? The Democratic Party will never be the same after the NH primary

A political tragedy is now unfolding here in America, the self-immolation of the Democratic Party. It is happening. The first primary of the season begins Tuesday in New Hampshire. Like all political leaders, Democrats in Washington sought to control the outcome of this whole process to the degree that they could. And they wrote a detailed […]

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Wall Street set for subdued open as investors weigh coronavirus risks

(Reuters) – Wall Street was set to open largely unchanged on Monday after last week’s strong gains as investors kept an eye on the economic impact from the coronavirus outbreak and company updates, with people starting to return to work in China. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after […]

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Wall Street higher on U.S. growth optimism; Nasdaq hits record

(Reuters) – Wall Street resumed its rally from last week, with the Nasdaq hitting a record high on Monday, as a recent batch of strong domestic economic data and largely upbeat earnings overshadowed fears about the impact of the coronavirus epidemic on global growth. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange […]

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S&P 500, Nasdaq reach record closing highs; Chinese workers return

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closed at record highs on Monday as Chinese workers and factories slowly returned to business following a Lunar New Year holiday that was protracted by the deadly coronavirus outbreak. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell […]

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