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  • Ruth Lilly dies at 94; Eli Lilly & Co. heiress

    Ruth Lilly, a prolific philanthropist who was the last surviving great-grandchild of pharmaceutical magnate Eli Lilly, has died at age 94. A family spokesman said Lilly died Wednesday in Indianapolis. Over the course of her life, the Indianapolis native...
  • Osteoporosis Drug Promotes Healing of Fractures

    Osteoporosis Drug Promotes Healing of Fractures
    A drug used to treat severe osteoporosis promotes healing of hard-to-mend fractures in the elderly and others, reducing pain and time spent in nursing homes, researchers said Tuesday. In preliminary studies, 93% of 145 patients who had unhealed bone...
  • Scientists can't get their minds around Alzheimer's

    Scientists can't get their minds around Alzheimer's
    On a warm autumn afternoon, toward the end of a daylong barrage of PowerPoint presentations, a white-haired, gentlemanly fellow named Michael Merzenich faced a room full of neuroscientists and pharmaceutical executives and declared that, really, they...
  • A bitter pill for Big Pharma

    The strategy that has made the pharmaceutical industry one of the wealthiest and most powerful on Earth is finally starting to betray it. Beginning in just a few weeks, and continuing over the next several years, some of the biggest-selling and most...
  • Watch out, readers, Gary Hall Jr. is back

     
    I was fortunate to submit coverage of the Beijing Olympics to the Los Angeles Times website and it is my great privilege to be covering the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.In the world of journalism I'm known as a triple......
  • The demigod (dis)advantage for Shaun White

     
    Shaun White was on my TV set the other night, clowning around. Because that's what he does. What a great job that guy has. He makes around $10 million a year to skateboard and snowboard, and do whatever else he......
  • Gary Hall Jr.: How about a judging system for the opening ceremony?

     
    If you decide to go to the Olympics, bring your passport. Ask me why I drove from Seattle to Vancouver, Canada, twice today and I'll tell you a funny story about memory loss and the road. I made it through.......
  • Gary Hall Jr.: What are the winner and loser winter sports?

     
    What are the winner and loser winter sports? It’s the Olympics and there are winners and losers determined in the sports being contested; why not have winner and loser sports? There’s some guy out there who came in last place......
  • Gary Hall Jr.: Kris Freeman is an inspiration

     
    As Kris Freeman prepares for what arguably is one of the most stressful environments known to man, the challenge of managing his blood sugar level increases. For those of us living with diabetes, we all know that stress can wreak......
  • Gary Hall Jr.: There's no crying in hockey

     
    Q: When do you see a hockey player cry? A: When it’s a girl.“There’s no crying in baseball!” -- Tom Hanks in "A League of Their Own" You might be a sexist if you think girls are more prone to......
  • Gary Hall Jr.: Shaun White, Shani Davis, Lindsey Vonn and other keywords that might drive traffic to my blog

     
    Shaun White wins! Judging wasn’t a factor. There’s nobody in the world that even comes close to being as good as Shaun White on a snowboard. No contest, just gravity-defying, mind-boggling aerial maneuvers. Shani Davis does it again: He may......
  • Gary Hall Jr.: The best Olympics commercials

     
    Commercials are meant to evoke emotions and, if they're good, feelings of assimilation, creating a connection between company and consumer. Here are my evocations. Are Super Bowl commercials the best? Visa Commercials: The Visa commercials are awesome...