Topic: health care

Pfizer and Allergan Agree to $160 Billion Merger, Creating World's Largest Health Care Company

Makers of drugs like Viagra and Botox

Two giants of the health care industry, Pfizer and Allergan, announced Monday that they will merge to create the world's largest drug maker in terms of sales. Pfizer will buy…

A New Spin on an Old Topic

Pharma giant Pfizer trades sentimental spots for frank talk about aging

Pfizer, like Dove and Prudential before it, has gone topical. The pharma giant’s new corporate image effort eschews gauzy TV ads in favor of a microsite ( where consumers can…

'Wired' Unveils Tech-Focused Health Conference

New health vertical planned for

As the traditional print business slows, magazines are looking to other platforms to boost revenue. One example is live conferences, where Wired magazine has already seen success via its annual Wired…

Newsweeklies Capitalize on Obamacare Decision

'Time' produces special issue; 'Newsweek' sticks with Web

The media blitz surrounding yesterday’s Supreme Court Obamacare decision is far from over—especially among the weekly news magazines. Time is producing a special issue focusing on the health care decision, which hits…