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NASP names ParcelShield Strategic Partner of the Year

Sep 18, 2020 , Drug Store News - Retail
The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy's Strategic Partner of the Year Award recognized ParcelShield for helping specialty pharmacies ensure more effective on-time delivery of critical medication...
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A New Approach To A Deadly Breast Cancer Offers Hope To The Black Women It Affects Most

Sep 18, 2020 , Forbes
Dr. Karmella Haynes is tackling resistant triple-negative breast cancer through chromatin engineering. As this cancer type disproportionately affects Black women, Haynes seeks not only to advance chromatin science but to improve health outcomes for medically underserved...
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Health Mart pharmacies offering flu shots nationwide

Sep 18, 2020 , Drug Store News - Retail
More than 4,000 community pharmacies are immunizing this...
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COVID Prevention May Mean Record Low Flu Rates

Sep 18, 2020 , WebMD
Researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention believe the social distancing measures put into place across the country last spring kept more than the new coronavirus at...
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D.C. Appeals Court Recognizes Claim Of ‘Interference’ In Disability Discrimination Lawsuit

Sep 18, 2020 , Forbes
The U. S. Court of Appeals for the District Columbia, in an issue of first impression in the circuit, has recognized an independent claim of “interference” in a disability discrimination...
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Dr. Reddy's settles Revlimid patent litigation with Celgene

Sep 18, 2020 , Drug Store News - Retail
Dr. Reddy's will be able to sell volume-limited amounts of generic lenalidomide capsules after March 2022, and an unlimited volume beginning Jan. 31,...
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'Very serious situation' unfolding in Europe, WHO warns, as cases rise dramatically

Sep 18, 2020 , CNBC Health
"Weekly cases have now exceeded those reported when the pandemic first peaked in Europe in March," the WHO's regional director for Europe said...
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COVID Conflicts Are Putting Big Strains on Relationships

Sep 18, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: COVID Conflicts Are Putting Big Strains on RelationshipsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/17/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/17/2020 12:00:00...
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How Our Teeth Have Fared During Covid-19

Sep 18, 2020 , Forbes
When Covid-19 began to spread like wildfire, some of the first to close their doors were dental...
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On National Physician Suicide Awareness Day, A Story Of Survival

Sep 18, 2020 , Forbes
Today is National Physician Suicide Awareness Day. To honor this day, we could discuss the statistics of how 300-400 physicians die each year due to suicide. But, instead, this is the story of Dr. Justin Bullock, a resident physician with Bipolar Disorder. A narrative of...
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Pregnant Women With COVID-19 at High Risk for Complications

Sep 18, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Pregnant Women With COVID-19 at High Risk for ComplicationsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/16/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/17/2020 12:00:00...
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COVID Conflicts Are Straining Relationships

Sep 18, 2020 , WebMD
As the coronavirus pandemic wears on, it's clear that not everyone's on the same page when it comes to preventing the risk of...
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Yale president emeritus says there's a 'tremendous' gap between students due to Covid-19

Sep 18, 2020 , CNBC Health
The pandemic has had a "massive impact" on students, and there's a widening gap between those who can tap on online learning and those who can't, says Yale University's president...
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Walgreens Boots Alliance diversity report reflects company’s wide focus

Sep 18, 2020 , Drug Store News - Retail
Walgreens Boots Alliance’s newly released diversity and inclusion report highlights efforts completed, as well as the work it is doing to listen, learn and take further...
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Singapore and Apple partner on national health initiative called LumiHealth

Sep 18, 2020 , Mobile Health News
The LumiHealth app is available in the App Store for pre-order now, and the two-year program will be offered from late October...
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Watch Healthy Returns: The path forward with Dr. Scott Gottlieb

Sep 18, 2020 , CNBC Health
On “Healthy Returns: The Path Forward,” we check in with former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb on the current status of vaccine candidates, treatments, testing, and the U.S. response to Covid-19. Wednesday, September 16 at 4:30p ET. Submit questions using...
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5 things to know before the stock market opens Thursday

Sep 18, 2020 , CNBC Health
Dow futures pointed to major declines at Thursday's open after the Labor Department's weekly report showed fewer than expected but persistently high new jobless...
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A Virologist Explains The Realities Of Biomedical Research During A Pandemic

Sep 18, 2020 , Forbes
Dr. Jason Kindrachuk, an infectious disease expert, examines the progress so far and the challenges that remain for researchers studying Covid-19 vaccines and...
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Smoking Ups Your Risk of a Fatal Brain Bleed

Sep 18, 2020 , WebMD
Compared to nonsmokers, the risk of fatal bleeding in the brain was three times higher among heavy and moderate smokers, and 2.8 times higher among light...
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Amwell hits market after expanding its IPO

Sep 18, 2020 mallory.hackett@himss.org (Mallory Hackett), Mobile Health News
Initially, Amwell planned to sell 35 million shares between $14 and $16 with up to 5.2 million additional shares for...
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