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Cost-conscious payers are eyeing higher prices on diabetes drugs

Cost-conscious payers are eyeing higher prices on diabetes drugs A time-honored technique for boosting drug sales is simple: Raise prices. Lately, plenty of drugmakers pressed by patent-cliff losses have done just that. But some notable price hikes on diabetes drugs may be backfiring with payers. With diabetes costs … Full News here – Read more […]

Five surprising things you didn't know about LASIK

Five surprising things you didn't know about LASIK Have you thought about undergoing LASIK to correct your vision but assumed it entails a painful surgery and long recovery? You might be surprised at how easy the procedure can be. Here are some facts about LASIK that may help you see the idea in a … Full […]

World Cup Fever Has Univision Radio Reaching For Aspirin

World Cup Fever Has Univision Radio Reaching For Aspirin For the second quarter ending June 30, net revenue at Univision's radio stations decreased 15.7 percent to $ 75.6 million compared to $ 89.7 million in 2013. The reasons the company gave for the decline were lower ratings, market revenue declines, and $ 5 … Full […]

Grey matter

Grey matter In addition to recommending diet, exercise and tests such as cholesterol and colonoscopy, we will prescribe brain-training exercise and activities – and presume that national health insurance will pay for it. For Myanmar and elsewhere, keeping people … Full News here – Read more on Myanmar Times

New Hampshire residents won't immediately lose health insurance tax credits

New Hampshire residents won't immediately lose health insurance tax credits … Nothing will immediately change for New Hampshire residents as a result of two conflicting court rulings on the availability of tax credits for people who purchased health insurance in states with federally managed exchanges, state and federal … Full News here – Read more […]

'The Leftovers' Recap 1×4: 'Baby Jesuses'

23 July 2014

'The Leftovers' Recap 1×4: 'Baby Jesuses' And because if you find baby Jesus you might find regular Jesus and he'll help you find the Missing, who know the location of all the bagels and possibly some Lexapro or sonething. Maybe even my sanity NO PROMISES. But of course, looking at the doll in … Full News […]

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Pumps vs Injections: An Excerpt From “Raising Teens with Diabetes

23 July 2014

Pumps vs Injections: An Excerpt From “Raising Teens with Diabetes” Parents of teens with diabetes have to make an endless amount of decisions with their teen about how to care for their diabetes, but there's some good news too. By this time your teen should be taking on a lot of the responsibility for their […]

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Diverticulosis – Medical Informer Video

23 July 2014

Diverticulosis is a common gastrointestinal finding on colonoscopy. Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Wellapets video game helps children understand asthma

23 July 2014

Wellapets video game helps children understand asthma Wellapets video game helps children understand asthma. Wellapets, a new video game, uses virtual pets to help kids with asthma understand and manage it. Embed. <iframe width="476" height="270" src="http://abc7chicago.com/video/embed/?pid=177702" … Full News here – Read more on WLS-TV

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Reality Check: US Consumer Drug Costs Climb Ever Higher

23 July 2014

Reality Check: US Consumer Drug Costs Climb Ever Higher The moderating impact on costs in recent years from a wave of blockbuster brand-name drugs going generic, from Lipitor to Lexapro, has faded, they said. A pharmacy benefit management company forecasted accelerating prescription-drug cost increases in … Full News here – Read more on MNI News

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Asbestos Case Plaintiffs Awarded $4.5 Million Have Verdict Reversed

23 July 2014

Asbestos Case Plaintiffs Awarded .5 Million Have Verdict Reversed David and Frances Graver filed their lawsuit against six different defendants after Mr. Graver, now deceased, was diagnosed with mesothelioma, a type of cancer primarily caused by asbestos exposure. Mesothelioma has a very low survival rate, and it is … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Mo., Ill., among states that may lose health insurance subsidies

23 July 2014

Mo., Ill., among states that may lose health insurance subsidies Updated at 12:15 p.m. with more details. WASHINGTON • President Barack Obama's health care law is enmeshed in another big legal battle after two federal appeals courts issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other … Full News here – Read […]

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What Weird Al Yankovic deems 'Tacky' is actually just fashion

23 July 2014

What Weird Al Yankovic deems 'Tacky' is actually just fashion Shorts that are so short the world could give you a colonoscopy. 3. Men in bare feet on pavements. Insane. And dangerous. And tacky. 4. Men going topless when they are at neither a beach nor a pool. 5. Anyone who bitches at a woman […]

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Lexapro (Major Depressive Disorder) – Forecast and Market Analysis to 2023

23 July 2014

Lexapro (Major Depressive Disorder) – Forecast and Market Analysis to 2023 Lexapro (escitalopram) is an SSRI that was developed by Lundbeck; it initially gained marketing approval for MDD in 2002 in the US. Lexapro is the S-enantiomer of citalopram, an SSRI that was also developed by Lundbeck, which first became available in … Full News here […]

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Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share

22 July 2014

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share … Albany, NY — (SBWIRE) — 07/17/2014 — This report studies the global erectile dysfunction drugs market with a major focus on the branded drugs which include Viagra (sildenafil citrate), Cialis (tadalafil), Levitra/Staxyn (vardenafil), Stendra/Spedra … Full News here – Read more on Motor E […]

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Xinhua Insight: Pretty hurts? Cosmetic surgery hot summer trend among students

22 July 2014

Xinhua Insight: Pretty hurts? Cosmetic surgery hot summer trend among students CHANGSHA, July 16 (Xinhua) — Cosmetic surgery is hot among Chinese students as the summer holiday commences, but the plastic trend is also spurring controversy due to its risks. The country's "correction and alteration" industry gained attention when … Full News here – Read […]

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How magic beads saved a rock star's love life: Drummer Kenney Jones of The

22 July 2014

How magic beads saved a rock star's love life: Drummer Kenney Jones of The … While the loose seeds are precisely placed inside the prostate, the stranded seeds are placed around the inside edge, emitting radiation just outside the gland to tackle any microscopic cancer cells that might have escaped. The idea is to treat […]

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Nurse practitioner's quick thinking saves Lumberton teen

22 July 2014

Nurse practitioner's quick thinking saves Lumberton teen “We were later told that had he not had the CT scan, the tumor would not have been found so quickly and because it was pressing on the brain stem, there was a strong possibility that he could have stopped breathing within 24 hours. I know that Allison […]

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Deadly asbestos related cancer has killed dozens

22 July 2014

Deadly asbestos related cancer has killed dozens And a top coroner says the number of people dying of asbestos-related diseases, such as mesothelioma and asbestosis, is due to peak within the next 12 months. Michael Singleton, coroner for Blackburn and Hyndburn, said he has seen a 'gradual increase' … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Plastic Surgery Practice in Miami Revamps Online Presence

22 July 2014

Plastic Surgery Practice in Miami Revamps Online Presence (PRLEAP.COM) Miami, FL (7/22/14) – BOD cosmetic surgery in Miami has recently announced the unveiling of their updated website located at www.bodcosmeticsurgery.com. The changes are part of an exclusive marketing campaign aimed at making the … Full News here – Read more on PR Leap (press release)

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