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Garmin-Fitabase integration offers new data management platform for wearable-powered research

Oct 24, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The device maker's wearables and Fitabase's research platform are already being used in a Copenhagen University study on physical activity during...
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J&J makes $2.1 billion offer to buy out Japanese cosmetics firm Ci:z

Oct 24, 2018 , CNBC Health
U.S. health-care conglomerate Johnson & Johnson said on Tuesday it will buy all outstanding shares of Japanese skincare firm Ci:z Holdings that it does not already own for $2.05 billion in...
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Knowledge Is Power: Knowing The Potential Risks Of Hormonal Birth Control Can Help College Women Make More Informed Choices For Their Health And Well-Being

Oct 24, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
There is a Bermuda triangle of sorts for college women—the convergence of several factors that can be a detriment to their educational careers. And the points on that triangle are alarmingly common. Sean Gregory, an assistant professor of politics and international affairs and director of the new I......
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Switzerland's Idorsia says it has cash to launch main drugs despite losses

Oct 24, 2018 , Reuters
Drugmaker Idorsia is confident its cash reserves are large enough to complete development of its late-stage pipeline, it said on Tuesday, despite losing more than a quarter of a billion Swiss francs in the first nine months of the year....
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From Wall Street To Main Street: How To Make Your Mark As A Franchise Owner

Oct 24, 2018 , Forbes
In the midst of 2008 Recession, Peter and Tamara Lobravico saw an opportunity to reinvent their careers and leave their hectic days on Wall Street behind. Here's how they did...
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E-cigarette maker Juul boosts lobbying spend amid regulatory crackdown

Oct 24, 2018 , CNBC Health
Juul spent half a million dollars on lobbying last quarter — up 167 percent from the previous quarter — as regulators weigh restrictions on the industry to stem a surge in teens using the...
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Philip Morris stop-smoking campaign attacked as PR stunt

Oct 23, 2018 , Reuters
Marlboro cigarette maker Philip Morris International drew accusations of hypocrisy on Monday after using a four-page newspaper advertisement to urge smokers to quit cigarettes....
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St. Luke’s Hires New Cardiac Surgeons As It Works To Overhaul Troubled Houston Heart Transplant Program

Oct 23, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
After losing its Medicare certification, the transplant center had temporarily suspended its program in June in order to review the deaths of patients following heart transplants. In a statement, the hospital said it will continue to make improvements in the program. The original director, Dr. Jeffrey Morgan, is still on staff and the hospital declined to describe his current...
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Teaching new moms how to soothe infants might make vaccinations less stressful

Oct 23, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - When getting their infants vaccinated, mothers were more likely to use proven techniques to ease babies' pain if they had been taught how to do so before taking their newborns home from the hospital, a study found....
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Medtronic co-founder who created wearable pacemaker dies

Oct 23, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Earl Bakken, an electronics repairman who created the first wearable external pacemaker and co-founded Medtronic, one of the world's largest medical device companies, has died. He was...
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Marlboro maker attacked for "hypocritical" anti-smoking campaign

Oct 23, 2018 , CNN Health
The world's biggest international tobacco company has come under fire for a "hypocritical" campaign encouraging people to give up cigarettes....
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What Happens After Bariatric Surgery Makes A Big Difference

Oct 23, 2018 , Forbes
This study showed how much weight regain occurred after gastric bypass surgery and how this affected diabetes progression and quality of...
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Merck KGaA says might strike partnership deal this year

Oct 22, 2018 , Reuters
German drugmaker Merck KGaA might agree partnership deals to jointly develop two of its most promising experimental medicines with a rival as early as this year, but more likely in 2019, its drug research and development chief said on Sunday....
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Roche takes on Loxo, Bayer in gene-defined cancer class

Oct 22, 2018 , Reuters
Roche's entrectinib cancer pill was shown to shrink tumors in 57 percent of patients within a group that can only be identified via genetic profiling, as the Swiss drugmaker challenges an alliance of Bayer and Loxo Oncology in a new targeted treatment area....
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Crafting healthcare marketing messages that make a difference

Oct 21, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Modern Healthcare and Ad Age are excited to announce winners of the 2018 Healthcare Marketing Impact Awards. These campaigns spotlight how personal storytelling is an integral part of the push for a more consumer-centric healthcare...
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Helping Older Kidney Patients Make Fundamental Care Decisions

Oct 20, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The National Kidney Foundation is collaborating with Tufts University on a three-year project to help older patients with advanced stages of kidney disease and their family care partners make decisions that best reflect their goals and preferences for care. Funded by the Patient Centered Outcomes Re......
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Feds and Pharma Spar Over Drug Costs in TV Ads

Oct 20, 2018 , RxList
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services wants drugmakers to list the price of pharmaceuticals in television ads -- even as the industry tried to head off the new rules by promising to give consumers more information about...
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Hispanic heart disease deaths highest in mostly-Latino communities

Oct 20, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Hispanics in the U.S. have lower rates of death from heart disease overall than non-Hispanic whites, except in communities where Hispanics make up most of the population, a recent study finds....
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AbbVie settles Humira biosimilar dispute with Fresenius Kabi

Oct 19, 2018 , Reuters
U.S. drugmaker AbbVie Inc said on Thursday it has settled a patent dispute regarding its Humira biosimilar with Fresenius Kabi Oncology Ltd and will grant the Germany-based company non-exclusive marketing rights for the drug....
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Gillette, Formlabs pilot personalized 3-D printed razor handles

Oct 19, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Gillette partnered with Formlabs to pilot the Razor Maker, which offers consumers a series of customizable 3-D printed handles for razors. Read More...
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