Today's Headlines

Coronavirus hospitalizations are growing in 37 states as Fauci warns the world not 'on the road' to ending pandemic yet

Oct 20, 2020 , CNBC Health
Covid hospitalizations, like the so-called positivity rate and deaths, are a key measure because they help scientists gauge the pandemic's...
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How VNAs can address the challenge of data accessibility and analysis

Oct 20, 2020 , Mobile Health News
Healthcare providers face mounting pressure to reduce clinician burnout, improve efficiency and increase patient satisfaction. To achieve this, they need easy access to data that can be aggregated, consolidated and provide insight into clinical and operational...
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Banza rolls out chickpea crust pizza

Oct 20, 2020 , Drug Store News - Retail
Banza Pizza, containing such ingredients as chickpeas, olive oil, yeast and oregano, is available in three flavors — four cheese, roasted veggie and Margherita....
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Watchdog To Investigate Whether Trump Interfered With Health Agencies' Covid-19 Response

Oct 20, 2020 , Forbes
There have been numerous reports the president and his administration have downplayed the severity of the...
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Kadenwood welcomes 2 execs to support expansion into pet

Oct 20, 2020 , Drug Store News - Retail
Kadenwood is launching a pet-focused CBD line in partnership with established organic food and beverage brand Purity Organic, and adding two new executives to lead Kadenwood...
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CVS Health To Hire 15,000 Pharmacy Workers As Seasonal Flu And Covid-19 Collide

Oct 20, 2020 , Forbes
CVS Health will hire 15,000 full and part-time workers as the company braces for an influx of customer needs during seasonal influenza season and the ongoing Covid-19...
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Watch live: The World Health Organization holds a press briefing on the coronavirus after global cases top 40 million

Oct 20, 2020 , CNBC Health
WHO is holding a briefing on the Covid-19...
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CDC's 'virtual human' relays prostate cancer info through candid conversations

Oct 20, 2020 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The interactive tool tackles prostate cancer symptoms, screening and treatment. Providers can use it during a clinical encounter to facilitate...
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Expert: Darkest Weeks of Pandemic Are Yet to Come

Oct 20, 2020 , WebMD
Osterholm said the United States has “a major problem in messaging” about the pandemic response, as evidenced by polls showing high skepticism about a coronavirus...
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Pfizer Reportedly Manufactures ‘Several Hundred Thousand’ Covid-19 Vaccines Anticipating November Regulatory Approval

Oct 20, 2020 , Forbes
The vaccines are ready to be rolled out worldwide should regulators approve...
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States Get Ready for Complex COVID Vaccine Plans

Oct 20, 2020 , WebMD
The CDC had set a deadline of this past Friday for all 50 states, nine territories, and five large cities to submit their draft plans to distribute the...
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Global Covid-19 Infections Surpass 40 Million, 1.1 Million Deaths

Oct 20, 2020 , Forbes
The U.S. has recorded over 8 million cases....
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AHA News: New Mom Faces Life-Threatening Heart Attack Days After Giving Birth

Oct 20, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: New Mom Faces Life-Threatening Heart Attack Days After Giving BirthCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/16/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/19/2020 12:00:00...
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Overcoming Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy: Lessons From Elvis

Oct 20, 2020 , Forbes
People don’t seem to want to take a Covid-19 vaccine....
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5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday

Oct 20, 2020 , CNBC Health
Dow futures rose Monday as investors held out hope that lawmakers and the White House can agree on additional coronavirus...
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Insured Patients Are Getting Surprise Bills After Colonoscopies

Oct 20, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Insured Patients Are Getting Surprise Bills After ColonoscopiesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/16/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/19/2020 12:00:00...
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‘An Arm and a Leg’: Vetting TikTok Mom’s Advice for Dealing With Debt Collectors

Oct 20, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
We first learned about Shaunna Burns when her tips on medical bills went viral. In part two of our conversation with the so-called TikTok mom, we’re back for guidance about dealing with debt collectors. Then we fact-checked her advice with a legal expert, who said: Most of Burns’ advice totally checks...
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More Prostate Cancers Are Being Diagnosed at a Later Stage

Oct 20, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: More Prostate Cancers Are Being Diagnosed at a Later StageCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/16/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/19/2020 12:00:00...
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Dr. Scott Gottlieb: U.S. is in the 7th inning of the pandemic but the 'hardest part' is likely ahead

Oct 20, 2020 , CNBC Health
Rising Covid-19 cases across the nation indicate the U.S. is "entering a pretty difficult period," the former FDA chief...
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Trump calls Dr. Anthony Fauci a 'disaster,' says Americans 'are tired of Covid' as nation faces spiking cases

Oct 20, 2020 , CNBC Health
The comments by President Trump came on a call to campaign staffers. Trump faces a tough challenge from Joe Biden amid increasing Covid-19...
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