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FDA gives Lupin’s generic Eliquis tentative approval

Dec 12, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The FDA has given tentative clearance for Lupin's generic Eliquis, which had a market value of about $6.4 billion. Read More...
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Apple's New Revenue Streams Are Everything About Timing - & Risk

Dec 12, 2018 , Forbes
Apple needs additional revenue streams, and it needs them now. Ideal revenue streams live in the Apple ecosystem. Products and services qualify but Apple needs to reduce risk by creating new product categories and new products and services instead of fast-following others into existing...
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Obama Strikes Serious Tone As He Implores People To Sign Up For Health Law Coverage Before Deadline

Dec 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
"No jump shots. No ferns. No memes. Not this time. I’m going to give it to you straight: If you need health insurance for 2019, the deadline to get covered is December 15," tweeted former President Barack Obama, who in the past has taken more light-hearted approaches. "Pass this on — you just might save a life." Enrollment news comes out of Maryland and Georgia, as...
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Sen. Markey Wants To Know Why Nurses, Other Good Samaritans Are Denied Life Insurance For Carrying Naloxone

Dec 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) wants to know how insurers determine if an applicant is prescribed naloxone because they are at risk for an overdose, or to save others; how often have applicants been denied life insurance for carrying naloxone; and whether there are guidelines to prevent wrongful denials. Other news on the national drug epidemic comes from Oregon and Texas....
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Animal attacks cost us more than $1 billion a year, and they're becoming more common

Dec 12, 2018 , CNN Health
Animal-related injuries lead to health care costs of more than $1 billion a year in the United States, according to a new study -- and they're happening more often....
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AmWell, Doctor on Demand, Teladoc top list of most downloaded telehealth apps

Dec 12, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The third-party analysis compared 10 telehealth providers' Google Play and App Store downloads over a four-and-a-half year...
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Gilead Sciences snares Roche veteran O'Day as CEO

Dec 11, 2018 , Reuters
Drugmaker Gilead Sciences Inc on Monday named Roche Holding AG's Daniel O'Day as its new chief executive, tapping an industry veteran to fill a management vacuum....
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Who Is Doing Advance Care Planning in Nursing Homes?

Dec 11, 2018 , American Journal of Nursing
When I was an ED nurse in a city hospital years ago, we often received patient transfers from area nursing homes. Usually these patients were very elderly, appeared cachectic, and were largely unresponsive (as I recall, many were post-stroke or had dementia). Diagnoses were usually very similar: dehydration, hypotension, UTI, pneumonia; many had contractures. The [...] The post Who Is Doing Advance Care Planning in Nursing Homes? appeared first on Off the...
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Planned Parenthood’s State Funding Protected With Supreme Court’s Decision Not To Hear Case

Dec 11, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Five Supreme Court justices rejected an appeals case from Kansas and Louisiana in their effort to withhold Medicaid money from Planned Parenthood. As a result, two lower court rulings stay in place that block the states from stripping funds from the women's reproductive health organization. Justice Clarence Thomas, one of the three dissenting judges, accused his colleagues of avoiding the case for political...
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U.S. top court, Kavanaugh spurn Planned Parenthood defunding case

Dec 11, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected appeals by Louisiana and Kansas seeking to end their public funding to women's healthcare and abortion provider Planned Parenthood through the Medicaid program, with President Donald Trump's appointee Brett Kavanaugh among the justices who rebuffed the states....
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Have you told your colleagues you appreciate them?

Dec 11, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Show your co-workers how much their hard work has meant to you. Nominate them for an ACE Award for Achieving Communications Excellence in 2018. Your last chance to pay it forward is Dec....
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Justices won't hear states' appeal over Planned Parenthood

Dec 11, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Supreme Court avoided a high-profile case by rejecting appeals from Kansas and Louisiana in their effort to strip Medicaid money from Planned Parenthood, over the dissenting votes of three...
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How to check your medical records for dangerous errors

Dec 11, 2018 , CNN Health
In the worst-case scenario, an incorrect diagnosis, scan or lab result may have been inserted into a record, raising the possibility of inappropriate medical evaluation or treatment....
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Voice tech: Tool to unburden physicians, improve patient experience

Dec 11, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Boston Children's Hospital chief innovation officer John Brownstein shares insights about the benefits and challenges and evolution with voice technologies amid the growing number of apps and interest from major companies and health...
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New Rehabilitation Device For People With Leg Injuries

Dec 11, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Uniqueness of SUSU scientists’ development consists in the fact that this device unlike other analogous devices allows involving all the joints of lower limb. Patented know-how can be applied not only for rehabilitation after serious injuries or teaching children with infantile cerebral palsy to wal......
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Sedative addiction and anxiety on the rise among children, reports show

Dec 08, 2018 , CNN Health
An apparent rise in anxiety among British children has prompted concern from mental health experts, as two reports reveal an alarming surge in medication addiction and the number of young people seeking counseling for the disorder....
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FDA partners with WHO to expedite review of HIV drug applications

Dec 08, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Food and Drug Administration and World Health Organization are launching a pilot called the Collaborative Registration Procedure-Lite to expedite HIV drug applications. Read More...
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Tuberculosis Survives By Using Host System Against Itself

Dec 08, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
In a new study published in the Journal of Experimental Medicine, scientists at the University of Notre Dame have discovered that the pathogen Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) releases RNA into infected cells. This RNA stimulates the production of a compound known as interferon beta that appears to ......
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Scientists Discover A Probable Cause Of 'Chemo Brain' And It May Be Treatable

Dec 08, 2018 , Forbes
Cancer survivors often report experiencing 'chemo brain,' sometimes for many years after treatment ends. Now scientists at Stanford might have figured out why it happens and what to do about...
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FDA approves Catalyst’s Firdapse

Dec 08, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Catalyst's Firdapse provides a treatment for Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome — a rare autoimmune disorder. Read More...
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