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I tried the science-backed 7-minute fitness routine and was blown away by how well it works

Chris Jordan, the exercise physiologist who created the 7-minute workout, explains why it can help get your heart pumping and build muscle.

A fresh crop of promising drugs is poised to change the way depression is treated for the first time in decades. Here are the ones to watch in 2019.

Researchers are on the hunt for better drugs to treat depression, a leading cause of disability worldwide. Promising options include ketamine and psilocybin.

Almost $40 billion has been erased from Johnson & Johnson’s market value, but JPMorgan says the selling is overdone

Johnson & Johnson plunged more than 9% Friday after Reuters reported it has known "for decades" that some of its baby powder contained traces of asbestos.
A container of Johnson's baby powder made by Johnson & Johnson.

Johnson & Johnson tumbles after report says it knew for decades that its baby powder contained asbestos

Johnson & Johnson fell 7.6% Friday after Reuters reported the pharmaceutical giant knew for decades its baby powder contained asbestos.
Talcum powder, also known as baby powder.

Canada warns talcum powder poses a risk of ovarian cancer after $4.69 billion product defect case

Johnson & Johnson lost several lawsuits which argued their talc product caused ovarian cancer, now Environment and Climate Change Canada say it could do just that.

Take a look inside Johnson & Johnson’s new startup incubator in NYC’s SoHo neighborhood, that feels more like a rustic-chic coffee sh...

Johnson & Johnson's Manhattan outpost of its startup incubator, JLabs, is the new kid on the NYC-health-tech block. Take a look inside JLabs' new NYC digs, which with its coffee-shop vibes looked unlike any startup space we've ever seen.

Stanford researchers are figuring out how ketamine fights depression — and why the drug has been called ‘the most important discovery in h...

A new Stanford study is the first to illuminate how ketamine works in the brain to alleviate depression. The research suggests that the drug engages the opioid system — the same one that's activated by opioid painkillers — in addition to affecting the glutamate system.

Johnson & Johnson is sliding after a jury awarded $4.69 billion to 22 women who said its talcum baby powder gave them cancer

Johnson & Johnson was ordered to pay $4.69 billion to the 22 women who said its talcum baby powder gave them ovarian cancer. It was the sixth-largest product-defect award in US history.

J&J ordered to pay $4.7 billion to women after claims its products gave them cancer

The Fortune 500 company Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay $4.69 billion to women who argued in court that its talc products contained asbestos and caused them to develop ovarian cancer, Bloomberg reports.

A depression drug that researchers have called ‘the most important discovery in half a century’ just got a big lift

Johnson & Johnson plans to file for FDA approval of a nasal formula of ketamine for depression this year. A new study presented on Saturday suggest the drug, called esketamine, is linked with some very positive results, especially in people with the hardest to treat forms of depression.