EPA decision soon on chemical compounds tied to health risks

The chemical compounds are all around you......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 11th, 2019

Donald Trump Called Asbestos Poisoning a Mob-Led Conspiracy, Now His EPA Won’t Evaluate Asbestos Already in Homes

The Environmental Protection Agency will not consider the health risks and impacts of asbestos already in the environment when evaluating the dangers associated with the chemical compound, Scott Pruitt announced quietly last week......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 7th, 2018

Massachusetts officials seek hearing on Pilgrim plant sale and shutdown

Citing concerns about public health, public safety and financial risks, Attorney General Maura Healey and Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Matthew Beaton have asked federal nuclear regulators to allow the state to intervene in the federal re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 28 min. ago

Just What We Need, More Amazon HQ2 Drama

As if the first round of theatrics wasn’t enough, the e-commerce giant now risks alienating supporters by threatening to renege on its decision......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 8th, 2019

Why the Fed Made a U-Turn: Perceived Risks Shifted

The Federal Reserve reversed course last week when it put interest rate rises on hold, prompted by rising risks to U.S. growth in the months ahead, rather than any signs the economy’s health is faltering now......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 4th, 2019

America"s love affair with cheap drugs has a hidden cost

Data, documents and interviews show how a focus on cutting prices has come with risks to consumer health......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 2nd, 2019

Bausch Health Companies: Key Investment Risks Are Now History

Bausch Health Companies: Key Investment Risks Are Now History.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 24th, 2019

Considerations For Cannabis Stakeholders In Light Of Harborside Health Center Decision

Late last year, the Tax Court published its opinion in Patients Mutual Assista.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 14th, 2019

Starbucks plans to install needle-disposal boxes in some bathrooms

The coffee giant's decision was made to solve an issue that could expose its workers to hazardous health concerns including HIV and hepatitis, a Starbucks spokesperson told USA TODAY.      &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 10th, 2019

Analysts: Cigna Offers Earnings Growth Potential, But Faces Legal Risks Tied To Aborted Anthem Deal

Cigna Holding Co (NYSE: CI) recently completed its acquisition of pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts. Latest Ratings for.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 3rd, 2019

The Bay Area"s second-largest public company is packing its HQ bags for Texas

McKesson Corp., the giant health care distribution company at the center of the nation's opioid epidemic, will move its headquarters from downtown San Francisco to suburban Dallas. The decision, disclosed Friday afternoon, isn't a big surprise: The lo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 28th, 2018

Partial government shutdown compounds risks for US economy

Now in its 10th year, America's economic expansion still looks sturdy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 22nd, 2018

Restaurants and health care dominate 2018 jobs expansion

By demographic group, the 5.9 percent unemployment rate for black workers tied its lowest level on record......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 21st, 2018

Maker of Saucony, Merrell sues 3M over Scotchgard chemicals

Wolverine World Wide Inc., the maker of shoe brands like Merrell, Saucony and Cat Footwear, has sued 3M Co., alleging it concealed information about the environmental and health risks of chemicals it sold to make shoes water and stain repellent. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 19th, 2018

The benefits and risks of taking a mental health day

More workplaces are allowing time off for employees facing stress, anxiety or depression, but not all bosses are understanding of their workers’ needs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 17th, 2018

Health Care Stocks Down After Federal Judge Rules Affordable Care Act Is Unconstitutional

The court decision is expected to be appealed and won't affect 2019 health care plans. Hospital and health care stocks are being sold in the wake of a federal judge’s.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 17th, 2018

Ruling Against Health Law Puts Political Divide in Stark Relief

A federal judge’s decision striking down the Affordable Care Act thrust the health law onto the agenda of the next Congress......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 16th, 2018

ECB Preview: The End Of QE In A Time Of "Risks Tilted To The Downside"

On Thursday all eyes will be on the ECB monetary policy decision announced at 7:45am ET, with the press conference as usual 45 minutes later at 8:30am ET. The ECB will leave all three key rates unchanged; M.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 12th, 2018

Study shows disparities in cigar, e-cig sales

New York City retailers in minority and low-income communities are more likely to sell and advertise alternative tobacco products with the lowest price tags and highest health risks, according to a .... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 6th, 2018

The Biggest Public Health Problems of 2018

From food recalls to soaring rates of depression, it has been a scary year. The year 2018 saw a number of new emerging and unprecedented health risks, such as a rare polio-like virus striking........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 5th, 2018

Judge considers ordering halt to integration of CVS-Aetna

A federal judge who has been asked to sign off on the government's decision to approve CVS Health Corp's acquisition of insurer Aetna Inc indicated on Monday he may ask the companies to halt integration pending his decision......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 3rd, 2018