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J&J attracts Chinese interest for its diabetes business in a potential $3B to $4B deal

Jan 18, 2018 , CNBC Health
Chinese bidders are circling Johnson & Johnson's diabetes care business in a deal that could fetch up to $4...
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Peerfit's digital fitness benefits platform closes $10.3M round

Jan 18, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Peerfit, a Tampa Bay area company that makes a digital platform for fitness benefits, has announced the closure of a $10.3 million Series B funding round. The round was comprised entirely of private investors, including Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik, Colliers International Florida Executive Chairman Lee Arnold, and PAR Inc. CEO and Chairman Bob...
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Johnson & Johnson trying to sell its diabetes care business to Chinese buyers for up to $4 billion

Jan 18, 2018 , CNBC Health
Chinese bidders are circling a diabetes care business owned by the world’s largest healthcare company, Johnson &...
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Could An Athlete's Own Stem Cells Stop Arthritis Development After An ACL Tear?

Jan 18, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
An anterior cruciate ligament injury can keep athletes of any age or skill level away from their sport for several months — and health risks may linger after activity resumes. “Many don’t know there are long-term consequences of an injury, even when the athlete appears to have healed,” says Tristan......
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Announcing PR Daily’s 2018 Digital PR & Social Media Awards

Jan 18, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Your social media success shouldn’t be a secret. Enter PR Daily’s Digital PR & Social Media Awards. Save $50 when you apply by Feb....
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Don't Hold Your Nose And Close Your Mouth When You Sneeze, Doctors Warn

Jan 18, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Pinching your nose while clamping your mouth shut to contain a forceful sneeze isn't a good idea, warn doctors in the journal BMJ Case Reports. One young man managed to rupture the back of his throat during this manoeuvre, leaving him barely able to speak or swallow, and in considerable pain. Spon......
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Bröö unveils new shampoo bars

Jan 18, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The latest product launches from Bröö continue to feature beer as a featured ingredient, this time in two the launch of an additional two shampoo bars — Bröö Craft Beer Bar Energizing with Cactus Lime and Ginger, and the Bröö Craft Beer Bar Hydrating with Sea Salt and Bergamot shampoos. Read More...
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Behavioral health advocates fear impact of Medicaid work requirements on treatment access

Jan 17, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Behavioral health advocates are worried that Medicaid work requirements will hamper people's access to substance abuse and mental health...
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IV bags in short supply across US after hurricane

Jan 17, 2018 , CNN Health
Before Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico on September 30, the United States had already experienced intermittent shortages of IV bags, which are used to administer and dilute medications. The devastation caused by the Category 4 hurricane -- the first to hit the island in more than eight decades -- amplified the IV bag shortage, in particular sodium chloride 0.9% injection bags, which are ubiquitous in medical facilities and hospitals....
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'Everything went bad' after daughter's birth, Serena Williams says

Jan 17, 2018 , CNN Health
The days following the September birth of daughter Alexis Olympia were difficult ones for tennis champion Serena Williams, according to a recent interview in Vogue magazine....
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Youth Using Alternative Tobacco Products Are More Likely To Smoke 1 Year Later

Jan 17, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Nonsmoking adolescents who use e-cigarettes, smokeless tobacco or tobacco water pipes are more likely to start smoking conventional cigarettes within a year, according to new research by UC San Francisco. The study analyzed data from a nationally-representative sample of more than 10,000 adolescent......
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Are you on the cutting edge of digital communications?

Jan 17, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
PR Daily’s 2018 Digital PR & Social Media Awards spotlights the communicators who dominated digital platforms and generated outstanding buzz for their clients or...
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New Blood Test For Diagnosing Heart Attacks: A ‘Big Deal,' With Caveats

Jan 17, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
When diagnosing a heart attack, accuracy and timing are everything. A new test designed to better measure levels of troponin, a protein released when the heart muscle is damaged, could help emergency department physicians provide faster diagnosis and appropriate treatment. Known as high-sensitivi......
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Diet Coke revamps look, debuts four flavors

Jan 14, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Sleek new cans and four new flavors: Diet Coke Ginger Lime, Diet Coke Feisty Cherry, Diet Coke Twisted Mango and Diet Coke Zesty Blood Orange, are part of the brands modern redesign. Read More...
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Jean Coutu’s solid Q3 retail performance hampered by Pro Doc, Metro acquisition

Jan 14, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Quebecois company’s third-quarter earnings showed showing an uptick in retail performance even as the company’s generics manufacturer Pro Doc and its ongoing acquisition of Canadian grocer Metro brought down its operating income. Read More...
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RLA Collective a finalist for 2018 Innovation SABRE Awards three times over

Jan 14, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
RLA Collective, an OTC/healthcare-focused integrated marketing agency, made the 2018 Innovation SABRE Awards shortlist for three programs in digital/marketing: “Best in Digital Marketing/Advertising” for an integrated media campaign with Vetoquinol U.S.A; “Best Use of Video Networks” utilizing Facebook LIVE to showcase pet care advice from Tomlyn's resident veterinarians; and “Best in Brand Narratives” for a unique video testimonial influencer...
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US News & World Report Announces The 2018 Best Jobs

Jan 13, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
US News & World Report, the global authority in rankings and consumer advice, today unveiled the 2018 Best Jobs. The rankings offer a look at the year's best jobs across 15 categories – from best-paying jobs to sectors such as business and technology – to help job seekers at every level achieve thei......
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5 common linguistic missteps

Jan 13, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Errors in usage, spelling and redundancy plague many of us who write as part of our workday. Here’s a handful of examples of what not to...
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Will Your New Year's Resolution Put You On The Disabled List?

Jan 13, 2018 , Forbes
Crossfit, Exercise Bootcamps and High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) are great ways to stick to your new year's resolution of working out more. Make sure they don't cause more injuries though by following some of these...
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Tamper-Resistant Opioids May Not Ease Addiction Crisis: Study

Jan 13, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Tamper-Resistant Opioids May Not Ease Addiction Crisis: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/11/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/12/2018 12:00:00...
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