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Johnson & Johnson Recalls Leaky Insulin Cartridges

Johnson & Johnson has issued another recall, and this time, it's not over a typo. The company's Animas unit recalled five lots of leaking insulin cartridges whose use could lead to serious health problems. The 2-milliliter cartridges can leak, resulting in the delivery of less insulin than intended.

As Diabetes Explodes, Big Pharma Is Gearing Up

Diabetes is a growing global scourge, but for Big Pharma it's more of a lifesaver. As the number of people with diabetes and prediabetes explodes, drugmakers are cranking up their research efforts. After all, many existing drugs will soon be losing their patents, and diabetes could be a $55 billion market by 2019.

Preview: Look for Eli Lilly to Report a Solid Quarter

Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly -- maker of Prozac and Cialis -- is expected to post solid fourth-quarter profits on Thursday after a recent restructuring. But the results will likely be lower than the year-ago quarter.

Health reform and one man's struggle

HealthHealth care reform means more than wonk talk to Jeremiah Hansen

Hansen, 28, has no health insurance. He worked for years as a waiter, but the...