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Coffee and its impact on rheumatoid arthritis and other autoimmune diseases

The pros and cons that drinking coffee has on health are widely reported in the media. Now a group of experts looking at the association between coffee intake and its influence on the immune system have reported some interesting findings in Autoimmunity Reviews. Coffee consumption seems to increase the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis and […] The post Coffee and its impact on rheumato...

Authentidate Holding Corp ADAT Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review [Report Updated: 13112017] Prices from USD $300

SummaryAuthentidate Holding Corporation Authentidate is a medical equipment company that provides healthcare information technology solutions. The company offers software and patient monitoring products. Its solutions comprise telehealth solutions, inscrybe hospital discharge and inscrybe referral management. Authentidate provides solution that enables the healthcare industry to manage patients in...

Oxford study questions value of common shoulder surgery

A study funded by the NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre has found that decompression surgery does not reduce shoulder pain any more than placebo surgery for people with shoulder impingement. The results of the first placebo-controlled trial in shoulder surgery were published in The Lancet on Tuesday 21st November. The study was jointly led by ... Read more

Catasys Inc CATS Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review [Report Updated: 13112017] Prices from USD $300

SummaryCatasys Inc Catasys is a healthcare service provider that leads the health care industry in improving health and reducing claims costs for health plan members with behavioral health BH disorders. The company offers OnTrak, a fifty two week intensive outpatient program, treats an overlooked population: members suffering from chronic disorders including substance use disorder, anxiety and dep...

Diagnostic and Prognostic value of structural MRI: preliminary evidence of common and specific gray matter changes in Depression and Anxiety patients

Diagnostic and Prognostic value of structural MRI: preliminary evidence of common and specific gray matter changes in Depression and Anxiety patients Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   Cortical thickening in the insular cortex, a brain region vital to perception and self-awareness in Patients with Social anxiety disorder (SAD) Major depressive disorder (MDD) A greater cortical thickness may...

AHF Demands Audit, Casts Doubt on UNAIDS Claim of 21 Million on HIV/AIDS Treatment

UNAIDS must audit number of people on treatment; AHF says claim of 21 million on treatment could actually be 18 million or less if assumptions are wrong. AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest nonprofit HIV organization that provides and supports HIV care to more than 833,000 patients

Male Health Drug Development Pipeline Review, 2017 [Report Updated: 25092017] Prices from USD $3995

Male Health Drug Development Pipeline Review, 2017SummaryThis report provides an overview of the pipeline landscape for male health. The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development and key players involved in therapeutic development for Male Hypogonadism, Erectile Dysfunction and Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, and features dormant and discontinued projects.Male h...

New Study Proves 2-Minute Cycle with Pulsed Xenon UV Significantly Reduces OR Contamination; Xenex Robot Eliminated 72% More Pathogens than Manual Cleaning Alone

Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) devastate patients and can cost a healthcare facility more than $50,000 in additional patient care per infection. Surfaces in the operating room (OR) may harbor superbugs and other pathogens that contribute to the infection risk. Studies have shown that contamination builds in the OR during the day, even when it is manually ...

Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present at 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference

Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: EGRX) (“Eagle” or “the Company”) today announced that Scott Tarriff, Chief Executive Officer, and Pete Meyers, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference as follows: Date:     ...

Fred’s, Inc. Schedules Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Announcement and Conference Call Webcast for December 6, 2017

Fred’s, Inc. (the “Company”) (NASDAQ:FRED) today announced that its third quarter 2017 results will be issued on the morning of Wednesday, December 6, 2017. The Company will host a conference call/webcast at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, December 6, 2017, to discuss third quarter 2017 results. The webcast will be available live and as...

Arsanis Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering

Arsanis, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on applying monoclonal antibody immunotherapies to address serious infectious diseases, today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 4,600,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $10.00 per share, including 600,000 additional shares of comm...

EOS imaging to Present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference

EOS imaging (Paris:EOSI) (Euronext, FR0011191766 - EOSI - Eligible PEA - SME), the pioneer of 2D/3D orthopedic medical imaging, today announced that Marie Meynadier, Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference in New York, NY.   ...

Biogen to Present at the Evercore ISI Biopharma Catalyst/Deep Dive Conference

Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ: BIIB) announced today that it will present at the Evercore ISI Biopharma Catalyst/Deep Dive Conference. The webcast will be live on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 2:20 p.m. ET. To access the live webcast, please visit Biogen’s Investors section at www.biogen.com/investors. An archived versio

STAT Plus: J&J tries to bolster Remicade use, but raises concern about health care costs

The nature of its overture is troubling some experts, who complain the health care giant is pursuing a tactic that will only maintain high prices.

Change Healthcare Acquires Credentialing Tech Docufill to Improve Administrative Efficiency

Change Healthcare is once again shifting the paradigm for dental practices and payers alike. Today the company expanded its capabilities and product offerings with dental provider credentialing software technology acquired from Docufill, LLC. The cloud-based technology allows providers to use a single shared form across the organization to streamline the otherwise administratively complex and redu...

NYU research: Mobile apps can help diabetes health

David SalazarThe research found that over 15 months, patients who adopted a Chinese mobile health platform saw a more than 2000% reduction in glucose levels over time, on average. read more

Premier Inc. CJR Participants Outperform Peers in Achieving Savings by 35%

Nearly two-thirds of CJR participants in Premier’s Bundled Payment Collaborative received reconciliation payments from Medicare; BPCI participants also achieving positive results Hospital participants in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Comprehensive Joint Replacement (CJR) model that are members of the Premier Inc.

Collective Health’s Latest Mobile Application Helps Manage the Cost of Healthcare

Intuitive design and cutting-edge features drive mobile adoption that’s 4X the industry average Collective Health today announced new mobile application features—out-of-network claims submission, health funds management, and cost and quality guidance—that ease the financial burden of healthcare while bringing clarity to the cost for the co...

Cigna, Good Samaritan Health and SCCIPA Form New Alliance to Improve Health Care for Santa Clara County Customers

Good Samaritan Health System, which includes Regional Medical Center of San Jose, Good Samaritan Hospital, and Santa Clara County IPA (SCCIPA), an independent practice group with over 800 physicians, have entered into an alliance with Cigna to offer a simple, comprehensive and focused approach to quality care with improved affordability in Santa Clara Coun...

Public opinion of gene editing and enhancement

What if we could fix a kid’s genetic disease, cure them for their lifetime? What if we make that for all of their children, forever? Or enhance humans to be genetically better? What’s your opinion of gene editing and enhancement? A survey asked what people thought. Participants gave a green light for adult gene therapy. […] The post Public opinion of gene editing and enhancement appeared...

Aramark Serves up 14 Percent Reduction in Sodium Through Healthy Menu Innovation as New American Heart Association Hypertension Guidelines Emphasize Lifestyle Modifications

Healthy for Life initiative on track to achieve 2020 goals impacting the health & well-being of millions of Americans Aramark, the largest U.S. food service company serving two billion meals each year and the American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary organization dedicated to building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseas...

Quorum Health Corporation to Participate in November and December Investor Conferences

Quorum Health Corporation (NYSE: QHC) today announced that management will participate in the following conferences in November and December 2017. November 29, 2017, at 4:10 p.m. (EST) at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2017 Leveraged Finance Conference in Boca Raton, FL. December 4-5, 2017, at the Global Mizuho Investor Conference (inv...

Service-Oriented ED Physicians Unite to Create Affinitas Health

New Firm Provides Alternative Emergency and Hospitalist Program Management Option to Underserved EDs Nationwide Affinitas Health, a new, clinician-led emergency and hospital medicine management services company announced its launch this week. The firm will focus on serving hospital emergency departments (ED) and hospitalist programs across the c...

Cerveau Technologies, Inc. and Enigma Biomedical Group, Inc., Sign Research Agreement with Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Toronto

Cerveau Technologies Inc and Enigma Biomedical Group, Inc., today announced an agreement with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto, Ontario to support multiple projects over the next several years. These research projects are for studies of an early stage imaging agent (MK-6240) to be used in Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scans...

Amerigroup Continues Commitment to Texans with SilverSneakers Benefit

Members of Amerigroup’s Medicare Advantage plans can participate in SilverSneakers health programs at no cost as part of plan benefits Amerigroup in Texas will continue offering access to SilverSneakers®, as one of the many benefits included in its 2018 Medicare Advantage plans. This is part of Amerigroup ongoing commitment to the health and well-be...

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