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13 WMAZ Macon
Some insurers thwart efforts to use medication treatment for addictionKrista Sizemore's brain was crying out for heroin. But she knew she was pregna
Some insurers thwart efforts to use medication treatment for addiction
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
Krista Sizemore's brain was crying out for heroin. But she knew she was pregnant. She knew her baby needed her to stay safe. She knew what could happen if she used again. She thought she'd been through it all, even overdosing once in her father's... Read more
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11 News Houston
Some insurers thwart efforts to use medication treatment for addictionKrista Sizemore's brain was crying out for heroin. But she knew she was pregna
Some insurers thwart efforts to use medication treatment for addiction
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
Krista Sizemore's brain was crying out for heroin. But she knew she was pregnant. She knew her baby needed her to stay safe. She knew what could happen if she used again. She thought she'd been through it all, even overdosing once in her father's... Read more
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USA Today
When insurers deny treatment for drug addictionKrista Sizemore's brain was crying out for heroin. But she knew she was pregna
When insurers deny treatment for drug addiction
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
Krista Sizemore's brain was crying out for heroin. But she knew she was pregnant. She knew her baby needed her to stay safe. She knew what could happen if she used again. She thought she'd been through it all, even overdosing once in her father's... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
National Women's Health and Fitness Day: Stroke, urinary incontinence, kidney stones, fibromyalgia, and ovarian cancerof women partake in local events to promote health and fitness. Patricia Henze,
National Women's Health and Fitness Day: Stroke, urinary incontinence, kidney stones, fibromyalgia, and ovarian cancer
Bel Marra Health / Posted 5 days ago
of women partake in local events to promote health and fitness. Patricia Henze, executive director of the Health Information Resource Center, explained, “Our goal for this national event is to encourage women to take control of their... Read more
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Business Wire
U.S. FDA Approves Labeling Update of REXULTI® (brexpiprazole) For Maintenance Treatment of SchizophreniaPharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc. (Otsuka) and H. Lundbeck A
U.S. FDA Approves Labeling Update of REXULTI® (brexpiprazole) For Maintenance Treatment of Schizophrenia
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc. (Otsuka) and H. Lundbeck A/S (Lundbeck) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the labeling update of REXULTI® (brexpiprazole) to reflect clinical data for... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for Sept. 25, 2016System Inc. The only transportation company in York County certified by the Dep
Moving Up for Sept. 25, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
System Inc. The only transportation company in York County certified by the Department of Defense to transport the U.S. military, Bailey Trailways focuses on travel for college sports teams and K-12 schools. In addition, it offers shuttle... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Mylan CEO defends price boosts for lifesaving EpiPenpainting the lifesaving treatment as less profitable than it might appear. Des
Mylan CEO defends price boosts for lifesaving EpiPen
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
painting the lifesaving treatment as less profitable than it might appear. Despite Mylan CEO Heather Bresch's best effort to to squelch her company's role in the political firestorm over pharmaceutical profits, she was assailed in a... Read more
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11 News Houston
Mylan CEO defends price boosts for lifesaving EpiPenpainting the lifesaving treatment as less profitable than it might appear. Des
Mylan CEO defends price boosts for lifesaving EpiPen
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
painting the lifesaving treatment as less profitable than it might appear. Despite Mylan CEO Heather Bresch's best effort to to squelch her company's role in the political firestorm over pharmaceutical profits, she was assailed in a... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
September 20, 2016didn’t fail in reporting on Powell’s emails Gary Stetler’s letter to the edito
September 20, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
didn’t fail in reporting on Powell’s emails Gary Stetler’s letter to the editor last Friday chastised The Sentinel for what he called “false equivalency” in reporting General Colin Powell’s emails blasting Hillary Clinton and Donald... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Suzet McKinney, Executive Director of the Illinois Medical District CommissionMedical District Commission. The Illinois Medical District (IMD), a 24/7/365 en
City Club of Chicago: Suzet McKinney, Executive Director of the Illinois Medical District Commission
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
Medical District Commission. The Illinois Medical District (IMD), a 24/7/365 environment that includes 560 acres of medical research facilities, labs, a biotech business incubator, universities, raw land development areas and more than 40 healthcare... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lawmakers grill Mylan CEO over EpiPen steep price increasesWASHINGTON: U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday blasted steep price increases for Mylan
Lawmakers grill Mylan CEO over EpiPen steep price increases
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON: U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday blasted steep price increases for Mylan's EpiPen emergency allergy treatment as they grilled the company's Chief Executive Heather Bresch at a congressional hearing. The House Committee on Oversight and... Read more
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Reuters
Lawmakers grill Mylan CEO over EpiPen steep price increasesMylan NL CEO Heather Bresch waits to testify before a House Oversight and Gover
Lawmakers grill Mylan CEO over EpiPen steep price increases
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
Mylan NL CEO Heather Bresch waits to testify before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on Rising Price of EpiPens at the Capitol in Washington, U.S. September 21, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas Mylan NL CEO Heather Bresch is sworn... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Business Buzz, Sept. 18, 2016Sun Pocono has been awarded 16 awards in Casino Player’s “Best Gaming” issue. S
Business Buzz, Sept. 18, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Sun Pocono has been awarded 16 awards in Casino Player’s “Best Gaming” issue. Six of the awards received, were top honors for best hotel, best rooms, best pool, best video poker, best poker tournaments and best live poker. University receives... Read more
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Business Insider
A Texas county could fix America's electronic voting problemA woman looks up from her voting booth as U.S. President Barack Obama takes par
A Texas county could fix America's electronic voting problem
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
A woman looks up from her voting booth as U.S. President Barack Obama takes part in early voting at a polling station in Chicago, Illinois October 20, 2014.REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Obama has called Donald Trump’s suggestion of a rigged 2016... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
On the Move: New hires, promotions and recognitionButler Snow •Butler Snow has been named to the Top 10 for pharmaceutical indus
On the Move: New hires, promotions and recognition
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 12 days ago
Butler Snow •Butler Snow has been named to the Top 10 for pharmaceutical industry client relations on the BTI Power Rankings 2016: The Law Firms with the Best Client Relationships list. Butler Snow was named a leader of core law firms in... Read more
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Business Wire
FDA Advisory Committees Recommend to Remove Boxed Warning in Labeling for Pfizer’s Smoking Cessation Therapy, CHANTIX® (varenicline)NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, a joint meeting of the U.S. Food and Drug Adm
FDA Advisory Committees Recommend to Remove Boxed Warning in Labeling for Pfizer’s Smoking Cessation Therapy, CHANTIX® (varenicline)
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, a joint meeting of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Psychopharmacologic Drugs Advisory Committee and Drug Safety Risk Management Advisory Committee reviewed data from EAGLES (Evaluating Adverse Events in... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Delaware Muni Electric Corp's Electric Revs at 'A'; Outlook Stablecontracts with the same seven participants, but annual amounts are nominal. KE
Fitch Affirms Delaware Muni Electric Corp's Electric Revs at 'A'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
contracts with the same seven participants, but annual amounts are nominal. KEY RATING DRIVERS SMALL JOINT ACTION AGENCY: DEMEC is a project-based joint-action agency providing power to seven electric distribution systems located in... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Fan Appreciation Weekend to highlight final Orioles homestand of the 2016 seasonour country, and abroad, who have distinguished themselves by selflessly workin
Fan Appreciation Weekend to highlight final Orioles homestand of the 2016 season
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 14 days ago
our country, and abroad, who have distinguished themselves by selflessly working or volunteering in fields that care for, serve, teach, protect, and improve the lives of others, around the corner or around the globe, who are most in... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Urinary incontinence in women treated effectively with pelvic floor muscle trainingUrinary incontinence in women can be treated effectively with pelvic floor musc
Urinary incontinence in women treated effectively with pelvic floor muscle training
Bel Marra Health / Posted 15 days ago
Urinary incontinence in women can be treated effectively with pelvic floor muscle training. Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Carolyn M. Clancy said, “Urinary incontinence can affect women in a variety of ways, including... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Beware of the So-Called Antibacterial Soaps in SupermarketsEveryone of us must have entered a supermarket to look for body wash products a
Beware of the So-Called Antibacterial Soaps in Supermarkets
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Everyone of us must have entered a supermarket to look for body wash products and then came out with a product that reads "kills 99 percent of the germs." Does it really kill 99 percent of the germs? Let's face the bigger question. Are these... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Reported OK of insurance fee in Arkansas an error by legislative staffLegislative staff members were responsible for an erroneous account of an Oct.
Reported OK of insurance fee in Arkansas an error by legislative staff
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Legislative staff members were responsible for an erroneous account of an Oct. 22 meeting in which lawmakers discussed a fee on plans sold on the state's health insurance exchange, the director of the Bureau of Legislative Research said... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint water crisis: Unanswered questions remain as one-year mark approachescity. Water bottles came into the city by the truckload while millions of doll
Flint water crisis: Unanswered questions remain as one-year mark approaches
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
city. Water bottles came into the city by the truckload while millions of dollars in donations arrived as part of efforts to help the city recover. But 11 months later, the city is still mired in crisis. Just a handful of the thousands of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Reported OK of insurance fee an error by staffLegislative staff members were responsible for an erroneous account of an Oct.
Reported OK of insurance fee an error by staff
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Legislative staff members were responsible for an erroneous account of an Oct. 22 meeting in which lawmakers discussed a fee on plans sold on the state's health insurance exchange, the director of the Bureau of Legislative Research said... Read more
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Animation World Network
Legendary East CEO Peter Loehr to Deliver Keynote Presentation at 2016 VES Summitjoint venture in China, Legendary East, as Keynote Speaker at its eighth annual
Legendary East CEO Peter Loehr to Deliver Keynote Presentation at 2016 VES Summit
Animation World Network / Posted 20 days ago
joint venture in China, Legendary East, as Keynote Speaker at its eighth annual VES Summit, “What is Real?” The interactive forum on Saturday, October 29th will bring together top creatives, executives, thought leaders and visionaries from diverse... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Legislator: Can't recall letter on 3%name is on the letterhead and a signature line, he doesn't remember writing or
Legislator: Can't recall letter on 3%
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
name is on the letterhead and a signature line, he doesn't remember writing or approving a letter saying a committee had formally accepted a recommendation on the fee that should be charged to insurance companies offering plans on the state's... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
'Superbug' scourge spreads as US fails to track rising number of deathsRichmond: Josiah Cooper-Pope, born 15 weeks premature, did fine in the neonatal
'Superbug' scourge spreads as US fails to track rising number of deaths
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
Richmond: Josiah Cooper-Pope, born 15 weeks premature, did fine in the neonatal intensive care unit for the first 10 days of his life. Then, suddenly, his tiny body started to swell. Overnight, he grew so distended that his skin split. His mother,... Read more
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Breitbart
Donald Trump Sizzles in Foreign, Defense Policy Speech: ‘I Will Never Let You Down’SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania — Donald Trump, the Repu
Donald Trump Sizzles in Foreign, Defense Policy Speech: ‘I Will Never Let You Down’
Breitbart / Posted 21 days ago
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania — Donald Trump, the Republican nominee for president, dazzled in yet another speech in which he outperformed expectations here on Wednesday laying out a strategic vision for the United States... Read more
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FOX News
'Superbug' scourge spreads as US fails to track rising human tollRICHMOND, Va. – Josiah Cooper-Pope, born 15 weeks premature, did fine in the ne
'Superbug' scourge spreads as US fails to track rising human toll
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. – Josiah Cooper-Pope, born 15 weeks premature, did fine in the neonatal intensive care unit for the first 10 days of his life. Then, suddenly, his tiny body started to swell. Overnight, he grew so distended that his skin split. His... Read more
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Business Wire
ERYTECH Reports Business and Financial Update for the First Half of 2016(Paris:ERYP) (ADR:EYRYY) (Euronext Paris: ERYP),a French biopharmaceutical comp
ERYTECH Reports Business and Financial Update for the First Half of 2016
Business Wire / Posted 22 days ago
(Paris:ERYP) (ADR:EYRYY) (Euronext Paris: ERYP),a French biopharmaceutical company developing ‘tumor starvation’ treatments for acute leukemia and other oncology indications with unmet medical needs, today provided a business update and reported its... Read more
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FOX News
FDA proposes tighter rules on antibacterial soapsU.S. regulators on Monday issued a proposed rule that would require makers of a
FDA proposes tighter rules on antibacterial soaps
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
U.S. regulators on Monday issued a proposed rule that would require makers of antibacterial hand soaps and body washes to demonstrate their products are safe and more effective than soap and water in preventing infection and the spread of... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Area officials urge Congress to approve more funding to develop Zika vaccineSean Patrick Maloney (D, NY18), along with local health officials, announced on
Area officials urge Congress to approve more funding to develop Zika vaccine
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 27 days ago
Sean Patrick Maloney (D, NY18), along with local health officials, announced on Thursday their support for President Obama’s push for Congress to allocate $1.9 billion for research and development of a vaccine. The current... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Advances in IT sophistication can lead to potential improvements in health care quality measuresA significant part of the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act was the $25 bi
Advances in IT sophistication can lead to potential improvements in health care quality measures
News-Medical-Net / Posted 27 days ago
A significant part of the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act was the $25 billion invested in health information technology (IT) to improve quality, safety, efficiency in health care while also reducing health disparities. However, nursing homes... Read more
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FOX News
Clinton-tied firm blurs legal line, combining politics and investments, say expertsClinton bills itself as a consultancy, but actually specializes in helping rich
Clinton-tied firm blurs legal line, combining politics and investments, say experts
FOX News / Posted 29 days ago
Clinton bills itself as a consultancy, but actually specializes in helping rich investors leverage inside political information, and is even registered as an investment bank, according to an investigation by FoxNews.com. Teneo Holdings, run... Read more
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MedCity News
A hospital pharmacist can prevent overprescribing for elderlyLola Cal, 74, was hospitalized with pneumonia at the UCLA Medical Center in San
A hospital pharmacist can prevent overprescribing for elderly
MedCity News / Posted 29 days ago
Lola Cal, 74, was hospitalized with pneumonia at the UCLA Medical Center in Santa Monica, California. Cal’s medical records showed she was taking 36 medications at the time she was admitted. Pharmacist Dominick Bailey sat at his computer,... Read more
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FOX Business
Why You Should (and Shouldn't) Buy GW Pharmaceuticals Plcin a stellar 2016. Specifically, the company's shares are now up by nearly 20%
Why You Should (and Shouldn't) Buy GW Pharmaceuticals Plc
FOX Business / Posted 1 months ago
in a stellar 2016. Specifically, the company's shares are now up by nearly 20% year to date and have simply crushed the performance of the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF: GW's unusual strength during this turbulent period for biopharma stems... Read more
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FOX Business
Why You Should (and Shouldn't) Buy GW Pharmaceuticals Plcin a stellar 2016. Specifically, the company's shares are now up by nearly 20%
Why You Should (and Shouldn't) Buy GW Pharmaceuticals Plc
FOX Business / Posted 1 months ago
in a stellar 2016. Specifically, the company's shares are now up by nearly 20% year to date and have simply crushed the performance of the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF: More From Fool.com GW's unusual strength during this turbulent period for... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Top 10 Retirement Cities For Football FansNo. 10: Colorado Springs, Colorado Colorado Springs' ample sunshine makes the
Top 10 Retirement Cities For Football Fans
Bankrate.com / Posted 1 months ago
No. 10: Colorado Springs, Colorado Colorado Springs' ample sunshine makes the city ideal for many outdoor activities: golfing, camping, biking, and, of course, football. The U.S. Air Force Academy is located on the outskirts of the city, and for... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What Can We Say About A System that Criminalizes A Safe Painkiller & Promotes Big Pharma Opiates?heroin, and when it doesn’t last, patients can experience excruciating symptoms
What Can We Say About A System that Criminalizes A Safe Painkiller & Promotes Big Pharma Opiates?
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
heroin, and when it doesn’t last, patients can experience excruciating symptoms of withdrawal, including an intense craving for the drug. So take a guess which class of drugs is perfectly legal and widely promoted by Lower Slobovia's healthcare... Read more
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Newsmax
Fortune: 5 Reasons Why Obama Is Wrong About ObamacareObama's recent defense of his signature accomplishment in an editorial in Journ
Fortune: 5 Reasons Why Obama Is Wrong About Obamacare
Newsmax / Posted 1 months ago
Obama's recent defense of his signature accomplishment in an editorial in Journal of the American Medical Association, Fortune.com has compiled a handful of reasons why the president is wrong about his health-care overhaul. In “United States... Read more

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