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J&J analyst day tries to steer focus to drug business as talc baby powder comes under fire

Alex Gorsky, CEO of Johnson & Johnson Adam Jeffery | CNBC Johnson & Johnson‘s pharmaceutical business will take the spotlight Wednesday at its annual meeting with analysts as the company tries to allay investors’ concerns over its talc-based baby powder. The New Brunswick, New Jersey, based health-care conglomerate makes a wide range of products, including… Read More »

Common anti-inflammatory could protect baby brains

Administering ibuprofen immediately after birth may reduce brain damage in tiny growth-restricted babies, University of Queensland researchers have found. The UQ Centre for Clinical Research’s Dr Julie Wixeysaid the drug could help reduce the incidence of serious long-term neurological problems in these babies. “It’s often difficult to diagnose babies at risk of being born too small during pregnancy,” Dr… Read More »