Johnson & Johnson and Bayer Settle Xarelto Lawsuits for $775 Million

Two pharmaceutical giants agreed on Monday to settle more than 25,000 lawsuits in the United States in which plaintiffs alleged injuries and death due to taking prescription blood thinner Xarelto. According to Reuters, drug makers Bayer AG and Johnson & Johnson, the two companies that jointly developed the medication, have agreed to settle with plaintiffs […]

That Aspirin-a-Day Habit Does More Harm Than Good for Your Heart, Say Cardiology Organizations

For years, doctors said a low-dose or baby aspirin a day was supposed to keep heart attack and stroke at bay. But for adults over age 70, that daily pill-popping is no longer necessary, according to new recommendation guidelines issued jointly by the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology. The new aspirin guidelines […]

Hollywood Reacts ‘90210’ and ‘Riverdale’ Star Luke Perry’s Death

Luke Perry, star of the ’90s coming-of-age show “Beverly Hills 90210” has died five days after reportedly suffering a massive stroke on February 27. The actor, who also starred in shows such as ‘Riverdale’ and ‘Buffy’ was 52. “He was surrounded by his children Jack and Sophie, fianc? Wendy Madison Bauer, ex-wife Minnie Sharp, mother […]