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On the heels of CFO scandal, former Eli Lilly exec alleges sex discrimination, harassment in bombshell lawsuit

Eli Lilly faced a high-level personnel scandal last month when CFO Josh Smiley left under a cloud of “inappropriate” communications with employees. But a sex discrimination lawsuit from a former internal lobbyist uncovers an entirely new controversy—and offers an alleged look inside the culture of a key team. Sonya Elling, a longtime biopharma lobbyist who… Read More »

‘I worry we’re getting numb’ to Covid numbers as states reopen, former CDC director says

Richard Besser, who served as acting director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention under former President Barack Obama, said he worries that people are discounting Covid numbers as governors decide to reopen their states.  “In Texas, where they removed the mask mandate, fewer than 10% of people have been vaccinated and the levels… Read More »

Study on former athletes finds HALF of them have high levels of protein linked to CTE

Study on former athletes finds HALF of them have high levels of protein linked to CTE – and those players fared worse on skills tests Twelve of the 22 Canadian sportsmen studied had high tau levels  Their levels of ‘total tau’ (linked to general wear and tear) were higher than a healthy person’s, but below… Read More »