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One Medical, the health clinic chain backed by Alphabet, has hired banks ahead of an IPO

Oct 09, 2019 , CNBC Health
Having built a network of over 70 clinics, One Medical is getting set to tell its story to Wall...
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Viewpoints: Bans On Vaping Won’t Stop Sickness, Plus They Deny Adults The Right To Take Risks; Lessons On Trade, Opioid Deaths In Appalachia

Oct 09, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial writers focus on on these public health stories and...
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Reports circulate One Medical looking to go public

Oct 09, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
CNBC reports that the digital primary care provider has hired banks leading up to an...
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Live Now: HIMSS TV streaming from AsiaPac19 in Bangkok

Oct 08, 2019 , Mobile Health News
HIMSS TV is livestreaming from HIMSS AsiaPac19 in Bangkok right now, bringing you interviews with healthcare IT industry luminaries and innovators, reports from the show floor, and news from keynotes and...
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Trump’s Executive Order Could Bankrupt The Medicare Trust Funds In Less Than 5 Months

Oct 08, 2019 , Forbes
Late last week, President Trump signed an Executive Order with sweeping implications for how Medicare is priced and, by extension, how much the government winds up spending annually on...
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Apple files patent for stretchable health tracking band

Oct 08, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The item could measure blood pressure, respiration rate and ECG...
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Post-surgery Taylor Swift nearly has meltdown over a banana

Oct 07, 2019 , CNN Health
Jimmy Fallon played a video provided by Taylor Swift's mom, Andrea, on the "Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallow" that showed the superstar singer nearly reaching an emotional breaking point over a banana after having laser eye surgery...
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U.S. judge keeps intact Massachusetts' toughest-in-nation vaping ban

Oct 05, 2019 , Reuters
A federal judge on Friday denied an industry bid to put on hold Massachusetts' four-month ban on the sale of vaping products, keeping intact the toughest prohibition yet in a rapidly developing response to e-cigarettes and their potential link to a lung disease....
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2 Ohio Counties Push Judge To Allow Opioid Case To Go Forward Despite Attorney General’s Request For Delay

Oct 05, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Judge Dan Polster said in an order Wednesday that he did not intend to honor Ohio’s request to stop the trial, agreeing that the counties’ case doesn’t get in the way of the state’s. Also, attorneys general from 24 states say Purdue Pharma should not be allowed to pay out bonuses during its bankruptcy proceedings. News on the epidemic is from Connecticut, Massachusetts and Florida, as...
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New York court blocks state ban on flavored e-cigarettes

Oct 05, 2019 , Reuters
A New York court on Thursday temporarily halted a state ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, giving the embattled vaping industry a breather just a day before the state's prohibition was due to take effect....
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U.S. judge denies industry motion to lift Massachusetts' four-month ban on vaping sales

Oct 05, 2019 , Reuters
U.S. District Judge Indira Talwani on Friday denied a motion by the vaping industry to lift Massachusetts' four-month ban on the sale of e-cigarettes and related products....
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Court rules Northern Ireland abortion ban violates UK human rights commitments

Oct 04, 2019 , Reuters
Belfast's High Court ruled on Thursday that Northern Ireland's strict abortion laws are incompatible with the United Kingdom's human rights commitments, in the latest of a series of legal victories for abortion rights campaigners in the region....
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Planned Parenthood to open large Illinois clinic as Missouri readies abortion ban

Oct 03, 2019 , Reuters
Women's health provider Planned Parenthood is set to open a large facility in western Illinois this month that will provide abortion access for women in Missouri as officials there aim to shutter the state's sole abortion clinic, the organization said on Wednesday....
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Bans on Flavored E-Cigs Continue

Oct 03, 2019 , WebMD
In Ohio, Gov. Mike DeWine has called for a law banning flavored vaping products including mint and menthol. The statewide ban would not affect tobacco-flavored products, CNN...
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UPS Gets Green Light From FAA To Use Drones For Delivering Medical Supplies Outside Of Urban Areas

Oct 03, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Amazon and Uber are vying for similar approvals to transport food and goods. “It just gives us a lot of capabilities,” David Abney, the chairman and chief executive of UPS, told the Wall Street Journal: “We’re going to move ahead quickly and expand rapidly. It’s not going to be a small operation.” He added the first phase could include 100 or more hospital...
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China's hog herd may drop by 55% from fatal swine fever: Rabobank

Oct 03, 2019 , Reuters
China's hog herd fell by half in the first eight months of 2019 due to a devastating outbreak of African swine fever and will likely shrink by 55% by the end of the year, analysts at Rabobank said on Wednesday....
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Health Testing Startup UBiome Files For Chapter 7 With Plans To Shut Down

Oct 03, 2019 , Forbes
San Francisco microbiome startup uBiome has filed a motion to move into Chapter 7 bankruptcy, which would mean ceasing its operations and liquidating its...
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Banned in Boston: Without vaping, medical marijuana patients must adapt

Oct 02, 2019 , Reuters
In the first few days of the four-month ban on all vaping products in Massachusetts, Laura Lee Medeiros, a medical marijuana patient, began to worry. ...
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Malaysia pushes for strict law to police vapes, e-cigarettes

Oct 02, 2019 , Reuters
Malaysia is planning to introduce strict regulations on the sale and use of electronic cigarettes and vaporisers, health officials said on Tuesday, as countries around the world move to ban devices that have been linked to deaths and youth addiction....
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VA Smoking Ban Faces Opposition

Oct 02, 2019 , Forbes
VA is finally doing its part to eliminate smoking at its facilities. But, there’s opposition to the smoking ban, and it’s coming from the largest VA employees union as well as a number of...
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