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Merck scouts replacements for CEO Frazier less than a year after scrapping retirement rule: report

It was less than a year ago that Merck’s board scrapped a policy that CEOs must retire at the age of 65 in a move designed to keep Ken Frazier around longer. Now, the company is scouting replacements for the long-tenured helmsman, Bloomberg reports.  Merck is preparing for Frazier’s exit and has kicked off a… Read More »

Summer of Mosquito Swarms a Possibility This Year

NOAA: “National Climate Report – 2019.” CDC: “Illnesses from Mosquito, Tick, and Flea Bites Increasing in the US;” “Protection against Mosquitoes, Ticks, & Other Arthropods;” “West Nile Virus and Other Nationally Notifiable Arboviral Diseases — United States, 2017;” “West Nile Virus: Preliminary Maps and Data for 2019;” “West Nile Virus: West Nile Disease Cases by… Read More »