Dec 222015
 

Medical Xpress
Weight-loss surgery cuts risk of developing serious heart problems
Medical Xpress
Bariatric (weight-loss) surgery can reduce the risk of developing serious health conditions such as heart attacks and type 2 diabetes, as well improve existing conditions, according to a new study published in PLOS Medicine.
Weight-loss surgery 'produces unrivalled health benefits' for patients and NHS Telegraph.co.uk
Weight-loss surgery could produce 'life-changing' health benefits for NHSExpress.co.uk
Bariatric surgery is associated with long-term weight loss and health risk Science Codex
U.S. News & World Report
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Dec 042015
 
What The Healthcare Industry Can Learn From Starbucks, Nordstrom And Amazon
Forbes
As Lane has aged, advancements in cholesterol drugs have given her increasingly effective ways to manage her disease — though, as she told a room full of top healthcare executives at the FORBES Healthcare Summit Thursday, getting access to these …

May 222015
 

Wall Street Journal
CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) said that it will acquire pharmacy services
Inside Trade
Under the terms of the deal, CVS will purchase the Cincinnati-based long-term-care facilities pharmacy services provider for $98 a share in cash. The $12.7 billion enterprise value of the deal includes about $2.3 billion in debt. The purchase will help
CVS Health to Buy Omnicare for $12.7B; Eyes Specialty CareZacks.com
Health-Care M&A Stays Hot with CVS-Omnicare DealWall Street Journal (blog)
Expert: Job cuts likely at Omnicare Inc. (OCR) after CVS acquisitionWCPO
Businessinsider India
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May 202015
 

TechCrunch
Stride Health Raises $13M To Be The HR Platform For Freelancers
TechCrunch
Looking to provide health insurance to the 53 million Americans who don't get benefits from their employers, Stride Health has raised $13 million in new funding. Venrock led the Series A round, with participation from Fidelity Biosciences and previous

Jan 142015
 

ABC News
Top 5 diets for weight loss in 2015
CBS News
Sticking with your weight-loss resolutions this New Year may be a little easier if you choose a diet that best fits your lifestyle. U.S. News and World Report is out with its annual list of the best diet options. The magazine consulted with a panel of
Dash, TLC, Mediterranean Top List of Best DietsABC News
U.S. News Announces Best Diets of 2015U.S. News & World Report (blog)
Best Diet Plans For 2015: How To Lose Weight Fast And EffectivelyThe Inquisitr
WebMD -Forbes -Newsmax Health
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Dec 192014
 
Pharmacy allegedly used fake names for bulk production
Boston Globe
Compounding pharmacies exist to help patients get rarely used drugs that aren't available on the mass market. They're not supposed to make any drugs unless they have a specific patient who needs them. But among the claims leveled Wednesday against …

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Nov 292014
 
Split state power tempers GOP's health care plans
Minnesota Public Radio News
After two years of vilifying the federal health overhaul and the state's health insurance exchange, Minnesota Republicans face Democratic opposition in the Senate and governor's office that will scale back their hopes for a wholesale makeover. Fresh

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Nov 132014
 
New Online Platform Weight Loss Online Info Launched Offering the Best in
PR Web (press release)
Health and fitness bloggers and enthusiasts now have a great new resource to share their work or to study the latest in weight loss and health information, Weightlossonlineinfo.com. With an ever expanding number of interesting blogs, and more members …

Nov 112014
 

Telegraph.co.uk
Which Fad Diet Is Best for Weight Loss?
TIME
If you're going to go on a diet, you might as well pick one that meets the most basic criteria of actually working. But proving a diet can deliver weight loss over the long term requires reliable data—and lots of it. That's what Dr. Mark Eisenberg
'Overcooked Baloney': Diets Don't Work for Long, Review ShowsNBCNews.com
Study: Big-Name Diets All Work – for a WhileNewsmax Health

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Nov 112014
 

Former undocumented worker has built pioneering health program for day laborers and the needy all over Oakland