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AstraZeneca chief says Europe should pay more for drugs—and the U.S. should pay less

Donald Trump has routinely bashed “global freeloading” on pharmaceuticals, and his administration last month unveiled a plan to try and lower some U.S. drug prices to international levels. Now, a top pharma CEO says he’s right—at least in principle. In an interview with Bloomberg TV, AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot said a “readjustment” of prices, to… Read More »

Duncan Hines cake mixes recalled over potential salmonella contamination, FDA says

A total of four cake mix flavors are being recalled. (FDA) Dessert lovers should be on the lookout for at least four Duncan Hines cake mix flavors which were voluntarily recalled due to salmonella concerns, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Monday. Roughly 2.4 million boxes of the four flavors — Duncan Hines Classic White,… Read More »

Global skin cancer deaths rising for men, but not women, study says

Over the last three decades, male deaths from melanoma were higher than female deaths in 33 countries, according to the analysis presented Sunday at the 2018 NCRI Cancer Conference in Glasgow. Rates among women have either stabilized or decreased. The study focused on 33 developed countries in Europe, North America and Australasia, as they had… Read More »