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OnSky Health launches remote patient monitoring service using ML to sense vitals

Oct 21, 2021 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The system lets users opt into an emergency detection and alert...
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Adamis secures FDA nod for Zimhi

Oct 21, 2021 , Drug Store News - Retail
Zimhi is a high-dose naloxone product for the treatment of opioid...
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AHA News: A Heart Patient as a Child, He's Now a Resident Caring for Heart Patients

Oct 21, 2021 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: A Heart Patient as a Child, He's Now a Resident Caring for Heart PatientsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/19/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/20/2021 12:00:00...
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‘They Treat Me Like I’m Old and Stupid’: Seniors Decry Health Providers’ Age Bias

Oct 21, 2021 , Kaiser Health News
Ageism in health care settings, which can result in inappropriate or dangerous treatment, is getting new attention during the covid pandemic, which has killed more than half a million Americans age 65 and...
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Patient’s Semen Had Covid-19 Coronavirus Plus Low Sperm Count, 11 Weeks After Infection

Oct 21, 2021 , Forbes
The 34-year-old man wasn't the only one in a study to have low sperm counts weeks after seemingly recovering from a Covid-19 coronavirus...
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Kidney Grown in Pig Successfully Transplanted Into Man

Oct 21, 2021 , WebMD
If the technique proves generally successful it could revolutionize organ transplant, greatly expanding the pool of available...
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Broken Heart Syndrome: On the Rise, Especially in Women 50-74

Oct 21, 2021 , WebMD
New research suggests that broken heart syndrome, while still not common, is not as rare as once thought. And it's on the rise, especially among middle-age and older...
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Many Parents Worry That Kids Fell Behind in Schooling During Pandemic

Oct 21, 2021 , MedicineNet
Title: Many Parents Worry That Kids Fell Behind in Schooling During PandemicCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/20/2021 12:00:00...
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Price Chopper joins CitrusAd’s e-commerce ad network

Oct 21, 2021 , Drug Store News - Retail
Price Chopper is able to develop targeted campaigns across an entire network of omnichannel retailers throughout the United States through CitrusAd’s...
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GSK taps at-home test maker Viome Life Sciences to research cancer, autoimmune diseases

Oct 21, 2021 , Mobile Health News
The partnership expands on the companies’ earlier collaboration announced in late...
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Even With Mild COVID, Obesity May Mean Worse Symptoms

Oct 21, 2021 , WebMD
Teens and adults who were overweight or obese had more symptoms, including cough and shortness of breath, than those of normal...
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New York City Mandates Covid-19 Vaccine For All City Workers, Removing Testing Option

Oct 21, 2021 , Forbes
Employees who haven’t received at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine by October 29 will be placed on unpaid leave, Mayor Bill de Blasio said....
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Need Help With a Colon Cancer Diagnosis? Text COLON to 484848

Oct 21, 2021 , WebMD
The Colorectal Cancer Provider Outreach Program, CRC POP, brings newly diagnosed patients helpful information about support services in a single...
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2021 Top Women event roundup

Oct 21, 2021 , Drug Store News - Retail
Drug Store News hosted its annual Top Women in Health, Wellness & Beauty conference from Oct. 12 to 14. Take a look at the panels featured during the three-day...
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Blockchain Technology, A Practical Solution To Vaccine Verification Systems

Oct 21, 2021 , Forbes
Though many countries around the world have developed their own vaccine verification systems, often evolved from previous contact tracing apps, developing a reliable, secure and accurate system remains a...
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Gates Foundation Backs Merck’s Antiviral Covid Pill With $120 Million Pledge To Boost Access Across Poorer Nations

Oct 21, 2021 , Forbes
The foundation said the money will support the manufacturer of the potentially game-changing drug if it is approved by regulators, citing promising results from a late-stage clinical trial....
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A High-Tech Pointer to Pollutants That Trigger Asthma in Kids

Oct 21, 2021 , MedicineNet
Title: A High-Tech Pointer to Pollutants That Trigger Asthma in KidsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/20/2021 12:00:00...
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FDA OKs new indication for Roche’s Tecentriq

Oct 21, 2021 , Drug Store News - Retail
Tecentriq is the first and only cancer immunotherapy approved for NSCLC in the adjuvant setting, the company said....
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Singapore extends Covid restrictions as cases remain high

Oct 21, 2021 , CNBC Health
Covid restrictions in Singapore have been extended for four more weeks, authorities announced Wednesday after new daily cases hit a record high on...
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Alcohol May Trigger Neuropathy, Even With Diabetes

Oct 21, 2021 , eMedicine Health
Alcohol May Trigger Neuropathy, Even in Those With...
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