Senile seniors challenge Japan Inc.

Apr 10, 2014

Senile seniors challenge Japan Inc.

by Sawako Obara

As businesses grapple with the social changes being brought about by the rapidly graying population, dealing with senility has become a fact of life at shops and banks. Supermarket operators and banks have been struggling to figure out how best to handle customers with ...

Jan 10, 2014

New Japan research scandal brewing over Alzheimer's study

The health ministry said Friday it was probing claims that falsified data were used in an Alzheimer’s disease study involving major pharmaceutical firms, a day after filing an unrelated criminal complaint against Swiss drug giant Novartis. Health officials said they were questioning researchers after ...