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Novo Nordisk in tax bust up with Danish tax authority as the company accused of channelling billions to tax havens

Sunday, 09 June 2013
The Danish tax authority is seeking Dkr5.5 billion in additional tax from healthcare company, Novo Nordisk. The grounds for that is accusation that the company has been channelling unaccounted amounts of money abroad to tax havens. Novo however has rejected accusation.

Light Jogging prolong live than heavy exercises

Monday, 22 October 2012
Regular gentle jogging will improve and prolong a healthy living than heavy exercises, challenging past theories that rigorous physical workups are good for long and healthy living.  

Poor eating habit a threat to Swedish public health

Thursday, 13 September 2012
Poor dieting has created a public health problem in Sweden. The Swedish people eat too much sugar and saturated fat, but too little fruit and vegetables. In addition, many more are too fat, according to a recent public health survey conducted by the Swedish National Food Agency, Livsmedelsverket (NFA).

Doctors in Sweden warn of the dangers of  breast enlargement creams popularly sold on the internet

Thursday, 06 September 2012
As surgical enlargement is much more expensive, they have tended to seek other approaches such as using phony medications advertised and sold on the internet. There, there are different breast enlargement creams and capsules to buy, but doctors in Sweden warn of the usage of these products for they can disrupt the hormone levels in the body.

Astra making multi billion business in the USA

Monday, 23 April 2012
AstraZeneca acquires US-based Ardea Biosciences for $32 per share, making the purchase price amounts to about 1.26 billion U.S. dollars including existing cash.

Allergy free groceries, a growth sector in Swedish food retailer as increase in the demand for Gluten free products grow exponentially

Saturday, 14 April 2012
The amount of people demanding allergy free groceries is exploding, begging the question - what is added in our food in the supermarket today of whether it has to so with life style or the environment.

Swedish beauty industry in unexpected unregulated despite the high risks associated with plastic surgeries operations

Tuesday, 10 April 2012
Sweden is a country where cosmetic the surgical sector is the most unregulated in the Europe but there is fight now for the sector to be regulated after various scandals.

Astra Zeneca's lawsuit in the USA get turned down

Monday, 26 March 2012
A U.S. court in the State of Colombia rejects Astra Zeneca's lawsuit against the FDA.

Swedish pharmaceutical market getting tougher as pharmacies stretch hard to compete for customers

Friday, 23 March 2012
Two years ago due to intense pressure from the EU, the Swedish government allowed the operation of private pharmacies in Sweden, refracting from the domination of the Sate owned Apotek.  

GSK To Invest GBP500 Million In UK, Including New Factory, 1,000 Jobs

Thursday, 22 March 2012
GlaxoSmithKline PLC (GSK.LN) said Thursday that it will invest more than GBP500 million in manufacturing in the U.K. to boost production of essential ingredients for its pharmaceutical products and vaccines, including the construction of a new factory and up to 1,000 jobs.

More children in Sweden diagnosed with autism

Tuesday, 20 March 2012
With new methods, staff at the children healthcare centres in Sweden has been able to carry out early detection of children with autism, research carried out at Sahlgrenska Academy show.

Astepro approved in Europe

Tuesday, 20 March 2012
Astepro has received registration approval in Europe via the decentralized procedure. Astepro is a new nasal spray for the treatment of allergic rhinitis. National registration processes, including price and reimbursement, will now follow in each country. Launch is expected next year