26May/17

Increasing Flurry of FDA Orphan Drug Development Activity Fueling Uptick of Enthusiasm for Few Pharma Stocks

The healthcare sector which includes biotech, pharmaceutical, and medical device stocks, continues to forge ahead despite recent concerns in the markets as some of the larger companies show attractive earnings growth potentialRead More…

06Apr/17

Biotech, the New ‘Fire’

We suspect that somewhere around the Stone Age, our African ancestors learned to do something that would change the evolutionary cycle of humanity; they learned to control fire. I can’t imagine theRead More…

Proposed changes to nutrition labels and marketing food to children

The nutrition labels on packaged food and beverages may be due a makeover, thanks to proposals from the Food and Drug Administration. The agency is accepting public comment on the proposed changes for 90 days. If passed, the proposed changes will mark the first major overhaul for nutrition labels since the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made them compulsory 20 years ago. (more…)