New sickle cell gene therapies are a breakthrough, but solving how to pay their high prices is a struggle

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Blood sample of patient positive tested for sickle cell. Kitsawet Saethao | Istock | Getty Images The approval of two gene therapies to treat sickle cell disease has given hope to patients who suffer from the debilitating disease, which overwhelmingly affects Black people and people of … Read more

Nearly all doctors feel burnout, but many are encouraged by potential of AI, survey says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Suriyapong Thongsawang | Moment | Getty Images Doctors in the U.S. are struggling to contend with burnout, staffing shortages and overwhelming administrative workloads, but many are optimistic that artificial intelligence could help to ease these problems, a new survey found.  More than 90% of physicians report … Read more

Healthy Returns: The launch of breakthrough Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi is off to a slow start

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Good afternoon! The launch of the closely watched Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi is off to a slow start. Still, demand for the treatment from Biogen and its Japanese partner Eisai is rising. That’s the update the two drugmakers gave Wall Street during their latest quarterly earnings calls earlier … Read more

Healthy Returns: Novo Nordisk, Eli Lilly are tackling weight loss drug supply woes

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Good afternoon! All eyes are on Novo Nordisk and Eli Lilly again as Wall Street looks for signs that they can address one of the biggest hurdles they faced last year. Neither company has enough supply to meet the insatiable demand for their weight loss and diabetes drugs.  One month into 2024, the … Read more

Eli Lilly says weight loss drug shows promise as treatment for fatty liver disease

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE An injection pen of Zepbound, Eli Lilly’s weight loss drug, is displayed in New York City, U.S., December 11, 2023.  Brendan McDermid | Reuters Eli Lilly on Tuesday said its highly popular drug used for weight loss and diabetes showed promise as a treatment for fatty … Read more

Biogen drops controversial Alzheimer’s drug Aduhelm to focus on Leqembi, experimental treatments

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Biogen headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2023. Vanessa Leroy | Bloomberg | Getty Images Biogen on Wednesday said it will discontinue the sale and development of its older and highly controversial Alzheimer’s drug Aduhelm to refocus the company’s efforts to treat the … Read more

Vertex non-opioid painkiller shows positive results in critical late-stage trial on acute pain

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A sign hangs in front of the world headquarters of Vertex Pharmaceuticals in Boston on Oct. 23, 2019. Brian Snyder | Reuters Vertex Pharmaceuticals on Tuesday said its experimental painkiller, which is being tested as an alternative to addictive opioids, significantly decreased post-surgery pain in late-stage … Read more

Symptoms from excessive screen time cost the U.S. $73 billion a year, study finds

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE American workers are spending too much time looking at screens. More than 104 million people in the U.S., including nearly 70% of people working office jobs, spend upwards of seven hours a day looking at screens, according to a Tuesday report from the Deloitte Economics Institute … Read more

Gilead stock falls after disappointing lung cancer study results

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Shares of Gilead fell more than 9% on Monday after a key drug from the company did not significantly extend the lives of patients with a certain lung cancer in a late-stage trial. The results are a blow to … Read more

Biotech and pharma companies are betting on a promising class of cancer drugs to drive growth

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Medical personnel use a mammogram to examine a woman’s breast for breast cancer. Hannibal Hanschke | dpa | Picture Alliance | Getty Images SAN FRANCISCO — An established but promising group of cancer drugs was a red-hot market in 2023, and more companies could look to … Read more

Moderna stock pops after Oppenheimer says Covid shot maker could launch more products over next two years

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Artur Widak | Nurphoto | Getty Images Shares of Moderna jumped more than 15% on Tuesday after Oppenheimer upgraded the stock to “outperform,” saying the Covid vaccine maker could market five products by 2026. The upgrade follows a dismal 2023 for Moderna, whose only commercially available … Read more

Moderna, Merck vaccine with Keytruda delays return of deadly skin cancer after 3 years, data says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE An exterior view of Moderna’s clinical manufacturing facility.  David L. Ryan | Boston Globe | Getty Images Moderna and Merck‘s experimental cancer vaccine, when used in combination with Merck’s blockbuster therapy Keytruda, reduced the risk of death or relapse in patients with the most deadly form … Read more

Patients regain weight after stopping Eli Lilly’s Zepbound, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly’s drug tirzepatide was approved for weight loss by the FDA. Courtesy of Eli Lilly Patients who took Eli Lilly‘s weight loss drug Zepbound regained around half of the weight they shed after stopping the newly approved treatment for a year, according to data released … Read more

U.S. approves first gene-editing treatment, Casgevy, for sickle cell disease

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Blood sample tube with blood for Sickle Cell Screen -Test. Sickle cell blood test, abnormal hemoglobin test. Md Babul Hosen | Istock | Getty Images The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the country’s first gene-editing treatment, Casgevy, for use in patients with sickle cell … Read more

U.S. poised to approve first gene-editing treatment in breakthrough for sickle cell patients

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE At age 19, Joe Tsogbe underwent his first hip replacement. In his 20s, he averaged about nine hospitalizations a year. By his 30s, that rose to more than a dozen.  All the result of sickle cell disease, an inherited blood disorder where a genetic mutation causes … Read more

Free ChatGPT may incorrectly answer drug questions, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Harun Ozalp | Anadolu | Getty Images The free version of ChatGPT may provide inaccurate or incomplete responses — or no answer at all — to questions related to medications, which could potentially endanger patients who use OpenAI’s viral chatbot, a new study released Tuesday suggests. … Read more

Pfizer’s twice-daily weight loss pill joins a long list of obesity drug flops

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Pfizer’s twice-daily version of its experimental weight loss pill has now joined a long list of other scrapped drugs that aimed to treat obesity but came with unintended consequences.  The drugmaker on Friday said it will stop developing the … Read more

Pfizer to discontinue twice-daily weight loss pill due to high rates of adverse side effects

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Pfizer on Friday said it would stop developing the twice-daily version of its experimental weight loss pill after obese patients taking the drug lost weight but had trouble tolerating the drug in a mid-stage clinical study.  The drugmaker observed high rates of adverse side effects, which … Read more

Covid vaccine rates in the U.S. are slumping — and it will be a challenge to boost them

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The new vaccine COMIRNATY® (Covid-19 vaccine, mRNA) by Pfizer, available at CVS Pharmacy in Eagle Rock, California. Irfan Khan | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images Three years into the Covid-19 pandemic, few Americans are rolling up their sleeves to get a Covid vaccine.  Only 15.7% … Read more

Mounjaro is more effective than Ozempic for weight loss in overweight and obese adults, real world study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A pharmacist displays a box of Mounjaro, a tirzepatide injection drug used for treating type 2 diabetes and made by Lilly at Rock Canyon Pharmacy in Provo, Utah, May 29, 2023. George Frey | Reuters The blockbuster diabetes drug Mounjaro is more effective for weight loss … Read more

Novo Nordisk’s weight loss drug Wegovy slashes risk of serious heart events

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Still life of Wegovy an injectable prescription weight loss medicine that has helped people with obesity. It should be used with a weight loss plan and physical activity.  Michael Siluk | UCG | Getty Images Novo Nordisk’s Wegovy cut the risk of serious cardiovascular complications in … Read more

FDA approves Eli Lilly’s tirzepatide for weight loss, paving way for wider use of blockbuster drug

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A pharmacist displays boxes of Ozempic, a semaglutide injection drug used for treating type 2 diabetes made by Novo Nordisk, at Rock Canyon Pharmacy in Provo, Utah, on March 29, 2023. George Frey | Reuters The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved Eli Lilly‘s blockbuster … Read more

Pfizer’s combination Covid, flu vaccine will move to final-stage trial after positive data

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE CFOTO | Future Publishing | Getty Images Pfizer on Thursday said its combination vaccine candidates targeting Covid and the flu will move to a final-stage trial in the coming months after showing positive initial results in an early to mid-stage study. That moves the pharmaceutical giant … Read more

More convenient form of breakthrough Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi shows promising results in study

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eisai on Wednesday said an injectable version of the Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi showed promising initial results in a clinical trial, potentially paving the way for a new and more convenient option for administering the antibody treatment.  However, the injection did not cause lower rates of brain … Read more

How ‘white holes’ could explain the mystery of dark matter

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE At some point, theoretical physics shades into science fiction. This is a beautiful little book, by a celebrated physicist and writer, about a phenomenon that is permitted by equations but might not actually exist. Or perhaps white holes do exist, and are everywhere: … Read more

Microsoft announces new AI tools to help doctors deliver better care

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella listens to an audience member’s question during the company’s annual shareholder meeting in Bellevue, Washington, Nov. 30, 2016. Stephen Brashear | Getty Images News | Getty Images Microsoft on Tuesday announced new data and artificial intelligence products that aim to help health-care … Read more

Google announces new generative AI search capabilities for doctors

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Thomas Kurian, CEO of Google Cloud, speaks at a cloud computing conference held by the company in 2019. Michael Short | Bloomberg | Getty Images Google Cloud on Monday announced new artificial intelligence-powered search capabilities that it said will help health-care workers quickly pull accurate clinical … Read more

Novavax’s updated Covid vaccine can still catch up to Pfizer, Moderna shots this fall

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A health worker prepares a dose of the Novavax vaccine as the Dutch Health Service Organization starts with the Novavax vaccination program on March 21, 2022 in The Hague, Netherlands. Patrick Van Katwijk | Getty Images Americans can finally get their hands on Novavax‘s newest Covid … Read more

Weight loss drugs may be linked to stomach paralysis, other rare but severe issues, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Still life of Wegovy an injectable prescription weight loss medicine that has helped people with obesity. It should be used with a weight loss plan and physical activity.  Michael Siluk | UCG | Getty Images Blockbuster weight loss and diabetes drugs like Wegovy and Ozempic may … Read more

Neuralink competitor Precision Neuroscience buys factory to build its brain implants

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Employees working in Precision’s manufacturing facility Courtesy: Precision Neuroscience Neurotech startup Precision Neuroscience announced Thursday it has acquired a factory in Dallas, where it will build the key component of its brain implant, the Layer 7 Cortical Interface. The facility will help the company speed up … Read more

Moderna combination Covid, flu vaccine moves to final stage trial after positive data

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Artur Widak | Nurphoto | Getty Images Moderna on Wednesday said its combination vaccine targeting Covid and the flu will move to a final stage trial in adults ages 50 and above this year after showing positive results in an early to mid-stage study. The biotech … Read more

FDA approves updated Novavax Covid vaccine as Pfizer, Moderna shots roll out in U.S.

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A vial labelled “Novavax V COVID-19 Vaccine” is seen in this illustration taken January 16, 2022.  Dado Ruvic | Reuters The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved Novavax‘s updated Covid vaccine under emergency use, putting the shot on track to roll out weeks after new … Read more

Merck Covid drug linked to virus mutations that can spread between people, new study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A worker handles a bottle of Merck & Co. and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics LPs Molnupiravir antiviral medication in a warehouse in Shoham, Israel, on Jan. 18, 2022. A fourth dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was insufficient to prevent infection with the omicron variant of Covid-19, according to preliminary … Read more

CDC advisors recommend Pfizer maternal RSV vaccine to protect infants

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A doctor vaccinates an infant against respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in a treatment room of her paediatric practice. Swen Pförtner | Picture Alliance | Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s independent panel of advisors on Friday recommended Pfizer‘s maternal vaccine that protects infants … Read more

Google and the Department of Defense are building an AI-powered microscope to help doctors spot cancer

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Dr. Niels Olson uses the Augmented Reality Microscope. U.S. Department of Defense In his office at the VA hospital in Seattle, Dr. Nadeem Zafar needed to settle a debate.  Zafar is a pathologist, the kind of doctor that carries out clinical lab tests on bodily fluids … Read more

Covid, RSV and flu vaccines are now available — here’s how to decide whether to get them together

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Pharmacist Ani Martirosyan administers an immunization to a patient at a CVS on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2023 in Glendale, CA.  Brian Van Der Brug | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images For the first time ever, vaccines for Covid, the flu and respiratory syncytial virus are … Read more

New Covid vaccines could reach Americans as soon as Thursday – here’s what you need to know

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A nurse prepares doses of the Pfizer vaccine during a COVID-19 vaccination event at Josephine’s Southern Cooking in Chatham, Illinois, Dec. 30, 2021. Brian Cassella | Tribune News Service | Getty Images A new round of Covid vaccines is finally here in the U.S. The Centers … Read more

Moderna says flu vaccine showed promising results in phase three trial, paving path to approval

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A nurse prepares a flu shot at Huntington Village Pediatrics, in Huntington, New York on December 8, 2021. Steve Pfost | Newsday | Getty Images Moderna on Wednesday said its experimental mRNA-based flu vaccine produced a stronger immune response against four strains of the virus than … Read more

CDC advisors recommend updated Covid vaccines for all Americans ages 6 months and up

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A vial of the Moderna coronavirus booster vaccine targeting BA.4 and BA.5 Omicron subvariants is pictured at Skippack Pharmacy in Schwenksville, Pennsylvania, Sept. 8, 2022. Hannah Beier | Reuters An independent advisory panel to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday recommended that all … Read more

Ozempic, Wegovy may curb drinking, smoking and other addictive behaviors – here’s what we know

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE An Ozempic (semaglutide) injection pen is seen on a kitchen table in Riga, Latvia on 06 August, 2023.  Jaap Arriens | Nurphoto | Getty Images Heather Le Biller shed 9 pounds within the first week of taking Novo Nordisk‘s blockbuster diabetes drug Ozempic – and then … Read more

Microsoft and Paige are building the world’s largest AI model for detecting cancer

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Doctors working with Paige technology Source: Paige Microsoft announced Thursday it is teaming up with digital pathology provider Paige to build the world’s largest image-based artificial intelligence model for identifying cancer. The AI model is training on an unprecedented amount of data that includes billions of … Read more

Blockbuster weight loss drugs Wegovy and Ozempic are being tested to treat addiction and dementia

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Weight loss drugs are being assessed for their ability to treat conditions like dementia and addiction after a landmark study showed that Wegovy helped reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images LONDON — Scientists have begun investigating whether so-called … Read more

Can you use expired Covid tests? What to know as cases rise, new variants emerge

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this photo illustration, Abbott’s at-home covid-19 rapid test kits are seen on display in Orlando. Paul Hennessy | LightRocket | Getty Images As Covid cases surge again in the U.S., Americans are digging out unused at-home tests that they stashed earlier on in the pandemic.  … Read more

The ADHD drug market is already stretched thin. Now it’s facing a back-to-school supply strain

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Ten milligram tablets of the hyperactivity drug, Adderall, made by Shire Plc. Jb Reed | Bloomberg | Getty Images It’s been 10 months since the Food and Drug Administration first announced a nationwide shortage of Adderall — one of the most widely used medications for attention … Read more

Wegovy helps reduce heart failure symptoms in obese people, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A selection of injector pens for the Wegovy weight loss drug are shown in this photo illustration in Chicago, Illinois, March 31, 2023. Jim Vondruska | Reuters Wegovy, the popular weight loss drug from Novo Nordisk, significantly reduced symptoms of a common type of heart failure … Read more

Novavax says new Covid vaccine was effective against Eris variant in animal trials

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A woman holds a small bottle labeled with a “Coronavirus COVID-19 Vaccine” sticker and a medical syringe in front of displayed Novavax logo in this illustration taken, October 30, 2020. Dado Ruvic | Reuters Novavax’s new Covid vaccine generated a broad immune response against the now-dominant … Read more

FDA approves Pfizer maternal RSV vaccine for infants

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE CFOTO | Future Publishing | Getty Images The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved a vaccine from Pfizer that protects infants from respiratory syncytial virus, the leading cause of hospitalization among babies in the U.S. Pfizer’s RSV shot is already approved and available in the … Read more

New Covid vaccines from Pfizer, Moderna and Novavax will likely protect against Eris variant

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A pharmacist prepares to administer Covid-19 vaccine booster shots during an event hosted by the Chicago Department of Public Health at the Southwest Senior Center in Chicago, Illinois, Sept. 9, 2022. Scott Olson | Getty Images New Covid vaccines from Pfizer, Moderna and Novavax will likely … Read more

Moderna says new Covid vaccine was effective against Eris variant in early trial

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Nikos Pekiaridis | Lightrocket | Getty Images Moderna’s new Covid vaccine generated a robust immune response against the now-dominant “Eris” variant and another rapidly spreading strain of the virus in an early clinical trial, the biotech company said Thursday.  The updated shot is designed to target … Read more

Wegovy could prevent up to 1.5 million heart attacks, strokes over 10 years, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A selection of injector pens for the Wegovy weight loss drug are shown in this photo illustration in Chicago, Illinois, March 31, 2023. Jim Vondruska | Reuters Novo Nordisk‘s blockbuster weight loss injection Wegovy could prevent up to 1.5 million heart attacks, strokes and other cardiovascular … Read more

Young people are at risk of harsh respiratory problems after 30 days of e-cigarette use, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A man uses a Juul vaporizer in Atlanta, Georgia, Sept. 26, 2019. Elijah Nouvelage | Reuters Young people are at risk of experiencing significant respiratory symptoms, including bronchitis and shortness of breath, after just 30 days of electronic cigarette use, according to a new study released … Read more

How hospitals are using A.I. to fight doctor burnout

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE When Dr. Tra’chella Johnson Foy greets her patients, she sits across from them facing away from the computer in the exam room. Then, she pulls out her phone, and asks for permission to record the appointment. “It listens in on our visit so I can pay … Read more

NIH to test Pfizer’s Paxlovid, other treatments as potential long Covid therapies

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Paxlovid, Pfizer’s anti-viral medication to treat the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), is displayed in this picture illustration taken October 7, 2022. Wolfgang Rattay | Reuters The National Institutes of Health said Monday it launched mid-stage clinical trials to test at least four treatments, including Pfizer‘s antiviral Covid-19 … Read more

New Covid vaccines are coming to the U.S. this fall, but uptake may be low — Here’s why

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A pharmacist delivers a COVID-19 booster dose at a Chicago CVS store. Antonio Perez | Tribune News Service | Getty Images A new round of Covid vaccines is coming to the U.S. this fall — but many Americans may not roll up their sleeves and take … Read more

Eli Lilly says obesity drug helped boost weight loss to 26%, highest seen in late-stage trials

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Eli Lilly logo is shown on one of the company’s offices in San Diego, California, September 17, 2020. Mike Blake | Reuters An Eli Lilly experimental drug helped patients lose about 26% of their weight on average following extended use or intensive lifestyle changes, according … Read more

UK investigates weight loss, diabetes drugs like Wegovy and Ozempic for suicide risks

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Packages of the weight-loss drug Wegovy from the pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk lie on the sales counter in a Danish pharmacy. Stefan Trumpf | Picture Alliance | Getty Images U.K. health authorities on Wednesday said they are reviewing obesity and diabetes drugs like Novo Nordisk‘s Wegovy … Read more

Pfizer’s B flu vaccine for babies shows encouraging results in mid-stage trial

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Streptococcus agalactiae bacteria responsible for vaginal and urinary tract infections and neonatal infections, including meningitis and septicemia. Optical microscopy view. Cavallini James | BSIP | Universal Images Group | Getty Images Pfizer said on Wednesday that it is experimental the vaccine targeting a potentially deadly bacterial … Read more

Eli Lilly expects an FDA decision on the Alzheimer’s treatment with donanemab by the end of the year

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly and Company, pharmaceutical company headquarters in Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain. Cristina Arias | Cover | Getty Images Eli Lilly said Monday that it has applied for full approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease, donanemaband expects the agency … Read more

The FDA says the soda sweetener aspartame is safe, which disagrees with the WHO’s finding of a possible link to cancer

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Cans of PepsiCo’s Pepsi Zero Sugar soda are displayed for an edited photo taken in Tiskilwa, Illinois, on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images The US Food and Drug Administration disagrees World Health Organization finding that the widely used soda sweetener … Read more

Eli Lilly to buy obesity drug maker Versanis for $1.9 billion

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly and Company, pharmaceutical company headquarters in Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain. Cristina Arias | Cover | Getty Images Eli Lilly said on Friday that he would to acquire Versanis, a private company manufacturer of obesity drugsfor up to $1.93 billion to increase the pharmaceutical giant’s stake … Read more

The WHO says the soda sweetener aspartame can cause cancer, but is safe within certain limits

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A supermarket can of Diet Coke, an artificial sweetener commonly used in thousands of products including diet sodas, ice cream and chewing gum, is to be classified as a potential cancer risk to humans, according to reports. Yui Mok | Pa Pictures | Getty Images The … Read more

EU expands Wegovy, Ozempic study on suicide risks to include other weight loss and diabetes drugs

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE In this photo, boxes of the diabetes drug Ozempic sit on a pharmacy counter on April 17, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. Mario Tama | Getty Images The European Union medicines regulator announced on Tuesday that it expanded the investigation in the risk of suicidal thoughts … Read more

White House unveils plan to end fentanyl threat with xylazine

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Bags of heroin, some laced with fentanyl, are displayed outside a news conference at the New York Attorney General’s office regarding a major drug bust, September 23, 2016. Drew Angerer | Getty Images The Biden administration unveiled a plan Tuesday to address the growing threat fentanyl … Read more

Medicare will pay for Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi. What patients and doctors need to know

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi is seen in this undated photo of a handout obtained by Reuters on January 20, 2023. Eisai | via Reuters Medicare agreed to pay for Alzheimer’s treatment Leqembia major turning point for patients diagnosed with early stages of the disease. Leqembi is … Read more

Sales of Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi may be slow at first but could pick up in 2024

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Jay Reinstein, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, receives an injection so he can have a PET scan on June 20, 2023 at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC. Michael Robinson Chávez | The Washington Post | Getty Images Sales on Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi may be … Read more

US officials say risk of locally acquired malaria remains low as number of cases nationwide jumps to seven

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Barrington Sanders, a Miami-Dade mosquito control inspector, sprays a pesticide to kill adult mosquitoes on June 29, 2023 in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images US public health officials say the risk of locally transmitted malaria remains low in the country seven new cases in … Read more

FDA approves Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi, paving the way for broader Medicare coverage

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved the Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi, a key decision that is expected to expand access to the expensive drug for older Americans. Medicare he promised to start covering Leqembi, under certain conditions, on the same day FDA approve antibody treatment. … Read more

Nike CEO John Donahoe on how he takes care of sleep health in a busy life

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE For leaders in corporate America, sleep is often a rare luxury that they don’t have and can’t afford. Success, especially early success, rarely comes without attracting a few night owls, but there is an acknowledgment among the most prominent leaders in the market that burning the … Read more

The first drug created entirely by artificial intelligence is entering human clinical trials

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Alex Zhavoronkov, left, founder and CEO of Insilico Medicine, and Feng Ren, co-CEO and chief scientific officer, at the company’s robotics lab in Suzhou, China. Source: Insilico Medicine The first drug created entirely by artificial intelligence began clinical trials on patients this week. Insilico Medicine, a … Read more

The key to preventing human infection with bird flu is in our genes

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE He added: “Therefore, genetic control of viruses will be key to better understanding and control the spread of viruses with zoonotic and pandemic potential.” Bird flu is a disease widespread among ducks, chickens, turkeys and quails. There are many different strains of the … Read more

Eli Lilly’s experimental obesity drug helped patients lose up to 24% of their weight, study says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Eli Lilly and Company, pharmaceutical company headquarters in Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain. Cristina Arias | Cover | Getty Images Eli LillyThe experimental drug helped patients lose up to 24% of their weight after almost a year, the largest reduction in a place to treat obesity until today, … Read more

Novo Nordisk says high doses of an experimental obesity pill lead to 15 percent weight loss

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Novo Nordisk said it is reducing supplies of some doses of its popular anti-obesity drug in the US as it struggles to keep up with rising demand. Liselotte Sabroe | Afp | Getty Images Novo Nordiskexperimentally with high doses an anti-obesity pill it has now helped … Read more

Pfizer to end development of experimental obesity pill for elevated liver enzymes

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Pavlo Gončar | Lightrocket | Getty Images Pfizer on Monday said he would stop development its experimental anti-obesity and diabetes pill, lotiglipronedue to elevated liver enzymes in once-daily patients in intermediate clinical studies. The one elevated enzymes often indicate damage to cells in the liver, but … Read more

Mark Rylance says he took a garlic solution instead of the covid vaccine

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Mark Rylance revealed that the alarm was sounded when he and the rest of the population were urged to vaccine against covid-19 which made him opt for garlic solution and vitamin C instead. An actorThe 63-year-old changed his mind only when he had … Read more

Moderna is seeking FDA approval for an updated covid vaccine for the fall

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A vial and medical syringe displayed in front of the logos of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and biotech company Moderna. FDA finds vaccine for COVID-19. Pavlo Gončar | LightRocket | Getty Images Modern Thursday used for US Food and Drug Administration approval of … Read more

GSK says the RSV vaccine for older adults provides protection for two seasons

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE A viral vaccine against respiratory syncytial virus is under investigation. Hailshadow | Istock | Getty Images GlaxoSmithKline on Wednesday said that his vaccine for protect adults aged 60 and over from respiratory syncytial virusor RSV, remained effective over two disease seasons. A one dose of injection … Read more

The Pfizer RSV vaccine for older adults is only slightly less effective after 18 months

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Respiratory syncytial virus – a viral vaccine under investigation Hailshadow | Istock | Getty Images Pfizer‘s the vaccine which protects adults age 60 and older from respiratory syncytial virus it was slightly less effective after 18 months, according to clinical trial results the company announced Wednesday. … Read more

How Palantir is helping hospitals with tasks that used to require spreadsheets and whiteboards

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The FDA is recommending that updated Covid drugs this fall target the micron XBB.1.5 sub-variant

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FDA advisers question seasonal updates of covid vaccines as with flu vaccines

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FDA advisers are recommending that new covid vaccines this fall target the micron version of XBB

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Is Covid’s friendly little cousin the future of medicine?

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The technology sub-division is said to be worth $1 trillion. But taboos hold him back

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FDA advisers to consider whether Alzheimer’s drug Leqembi should get full approval

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Walmart plans to expand its HIV specialty

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Air quality alert apps are on the rise due to wildfires in Canada

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Cancer vaccine Moderna used with Merck’s Keytruda reduces the risk of the deadly skin cancer spreading

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The FDA is considering temporarily importing cancer drugs from unapproved companies to reduce shortages in the US

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FDA approves Pfizer RSV vaccine for older adults

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A new breed of sheep accidentally created in a zoo

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The not-so-fishy origins of the red herring revealed – thanks to a medieval comedy show

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Memory loss ‘can be reversed with simple dietary changes’

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How Dexcom and Abbott are moving beyond diabetes with blood sugar monitoring

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Elon Musk’s brain implant company Neuralink has announced FDA approval for a human clinical study

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Scientists propose long definition of Covid based on key symptoms in major study

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FDA grants full approval to Pfizer’s Covid treatment Paxlovid for high-risk adults

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Here’s what Pfizer and Moderna say is next for their covid vaccines

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Pfizer’s oral weight-loss drug may be as effective as Novo Nordisk’s Ozempic injection, study says

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FDA advisors recommend Pfizer’s RSV vaccine for infants, but raise safety concerns

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Meet the Wall Street executive who funds Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s anti-vaccine group

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Competitor Neuralink Paradromics is one step closer to FDA approval for its brain implant

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Basic cardio exercises that can reduce the risk of death from the flu

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Pfizer’s RSV infant vaccine has “generally favorable” safety data, FDA staff say

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Google Cloud launches AI-powered tools to accelerate drug discovery and precision medicine

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Biden will nominate cancer surgeon Monica Bertagnolli to lead the National Institutes of Health

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The largest cosmic explosion ever witnessed is 10 times brighter than a supernova

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The human genome, which scientists use to search for disease, just got a big makeover

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FDA advisors recommend selling birth control pills without a prescription

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Breast cancer screening should start at age 40 instead of 50, US panel says

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Moderna posts surprise quarterly profit despite dwindling demand for Covid vaccines

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FDA approves GSK’s RSV vaccine for older adults, world’s first drug against the virus

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Eli Lilly’s Alzheimer’s treatment donanemab slowed disease progression in clinical trial

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Eli Lilly says the obesity drug tirzepatide has resulted in weight loss of up to 34 pounds

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Biogen isn’t worried about competing with Eli Lilly on Alzheimer’s drugs, CEO says

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FDA grants accelerated approval to Biogen ALS drug to treat rare form of disease

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The northern lights are “likely” to be seen in the UK tonight

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The northern lights are “likely” to be seen in the UK tonight

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Artificial intelligence is at the heart of the HIMSS healthcare conference

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Moderna teams up with IBM to apply artificial intelligence and quantum computing to mRNA technology used in vaccines

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FDA allows additional micron covid vaccinations for the elderly and people with weak immune systems

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Moderna shares fell despite promising data from a cancer vaccine trial

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Moderna says it hopes to offer new vaccines against cancer, heart disease and other diseases by 2030.

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE The Moderna Covid-19 vaccine is ready to be administered prior to the distribution of free over-the-counter Covid-19 rapid test kits to people receiving vaccines or booster shots at Union Station in Los Angeles, California on January 7, 2022. Frederic J. Brown | AFP | Getty Images … Read more

Alzheimer’s patients retain the benefits of Leqembi even after they stop taking the drug, Eisai says

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Alzheimer’s patients retain the benefits of Leqembi even after they stop taking the drug, Eisai says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Research at Biogen Source: Biogen Alzheimer’s patients taking Leqembi maintain the benefits of treatment even after they stop taking it, new research the author Eisai shows. A Japanese drug manufacturer and its partner Biogen last week published an additional analysis of clinical trials a monoclonal antibody … Read more

Eli Lilly says experimental Alzheimer’s drug reduces brain plaque in early study

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The secret to getting kids to eat their vegetables

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Anxiety and depression associated with accelerated aging of the body

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3D-printed cherry cheesecake points the way to the future of “personalized nutrition”

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Scientists create mice with two fathers

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Keep your friends close – they may hold the key to a longer life

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A Stanford doctor who studied people who live to 110 on how humanity and AI will master aging

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A smart box that can detect the first signs of brain decline in your home

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Forget 10,000 steps – aim for an extra 500 a day in your 70s, study finds

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Here’s why American men, on average, die younger than women, and how to fix it

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How dog tracking apps are snooping on people, according to cybersecurity experts

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How spiders could save the world from crop-eating pests – according to scientists

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Asteroid explodes over English Channel after rare early detections

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Radioligand therapy, a game-changer in cancer treatment, is forcing manufacturers to race against a ticking clock

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Extinct early hominids may have made tools before humans

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Scientists promise to ‘extinct’ the dodo bird

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Anti-aging gene injections could age your heart by 10 years

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Bacteria eat plastic dumped in the ocean

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Today’s children will only see half of the currently visible stars when they grow up

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I can not sleep? Try watching a suspenseful thriller

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Hope for Alzheimer’s patients as brain cell transplants could restore failing minds

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Drink up – water can help you live longer

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Water jets from one of Saturn’s moons could harbor signs of alien life

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How Amazon’s cloud unit helps researchers analyze genetics

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Why do women end up doing all the housework? Men just don’t ‘see’ the mess

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Childhood leukemia is likely to be caused by common infections such as the flu

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Long Covid Financial Devastation: $8,000 in Credit Card Debt, Ruined Retirement Plans

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Teresa Harding Source: Teresa Harding It took three months for Teresa Harding to open the letter of resignation. “I couldn’t watch it,” Harding, 47, said. She worked at a pain management center in Lexington, Kentucky for seven years. “I enjoyed my colleagues and our patients. “It … Read more

The growing demand for ADHD drugs is straining the US health care system

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Musk claims his brain implant company Neuralink could begin human trials within six months

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Long Covid may be ‘the next public health disaster’ — with a $3.7 trillion economic impact rivaling the Great Recession

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO LOSE WEIGHT: CLICK HERE Sam Norpel and her family. Norpel, 48, second from the right, got Covid-19 in December 2021 and hasn’t recovered. This chronic illness, known as long Covid, impacts up to 23 million Americans. Kirstie Donohue Sam Norpel used to present regular financial updates to C-suite executives. Now, … Read more

Why is the flu season so bad this year?

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Statins can prevent people from losing their vision later in life

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Psilocybin from the magic mushroom may help treat depression, study finds

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More than 100,000 Americans are waiting for an organ transplant

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Why do tuna turn to sharks when they crave a scratch?

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Video games can trigger heart attacks in children

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Ohio reports the third U.S. death of a person with monkeypox who had an underlying medical condition

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The ‘love hormone’ may have the power to heal a broken heart

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Autumn Equinox 2022: The Science of Changing Seasons

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Autumn Equinox 2022: The Science of Changing Seasons

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Autumn Equinox 2022: The Science of Changing Seasons

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How Big Tech is Doing Healthcare – We Sort Out the Strategies of Our 4 Core Holdings

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NASA is ‘confident’ the launch of the ground-breaking Artemis lunar rocket will take place today

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