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US Defense Secretary Austin faces Congress grilling over health …

webU.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin faces a reckoning in Congress on Thursday over his decision to keep secret his prostrate cancer surgery and subsequent …

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webTotal Health 2023, opens new tab. November 7-8 · Chicago. Event. Pharma USA 2024, opens new tab. March 26-27 · Philadelphia. Event. Pharma 2024, opens new …

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Pharmacies across US disrupted following hack at Change …

webPharmacies across the United States are experiencing disruptions following a hack at UnitedHealth's technology unit, Change Healthcare, several pharmacy chains …

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Gina McCarthy: ‘We can solve America’s health crisis, if we fix our

webHealth Care Without Harm addressing healthcare sector's 8.5% contribution to all U.S. emissions; February 8 - From extreme heat to polluted air, made worse by …

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Future of Health Medical & Healthcare News Reuters

webPrices for new US drugs rose 35% in 2023, more than the previous year. Pharmaceutical companies last year launched new U.S. drugs at prices 35% higher than in 2022, reflecting in part the industry

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How the World Health Organization could fight future pandemics

webNegotiations on new rules for dealing with pandemics are underway at the World Health Organization (WHO), with a target date of May 2024 for a legally binding …

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US pharmacy outage triggered by 'Blackcat' ransomware at …

webHackers working for the 'Blackcat' ransomware gang are behind the outage at UnitedHealth's technology unit that has snarled prescription deliveries for six days, two …

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US employers to see biggest healthcare cost jump in a decade in …

webBenefit consultants from Mercer, Aon (AON.N) and Willis Towers Watson (WTW.O) see employer healthcare costs jumping 5.4% to 8.5% in 2024 due to medical …

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New data is out on COVID vaccine injury claims. What's to make of …

webThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, facing a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit seeking a vast trove of data about the safety and side-effects of …

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Data privacy and artificial intelligence in health care Reuters

webFollow. March 17, 2022 - The use of artificial intelligence (AI) in the delivery of health care continues to grow rapidly. Access to patient medical data is often central to the use of AI …

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Meta's Instagram linked to depression, anxiety, insomnia in kids

webAlphabet Inc. Oct 24 (Reuters) - Dozens of U.S. states are suing Meta Platforms (META.O) and its Instagram unit, accusing them of fueling a youth mental …

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UnitedHealth confirms 'Blackcat' group behind recent cyber …

webUnitedHealth Group's tech unit Change Healthcare said on Thursday that last week's cyberattack was perpetrated by hackers that identified themselves as the …

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Peru declares health emergency as dengue outbreak 'imminent'

webLIMA, Feb 26 (Reuters) - Peru declared a health emergency across most of the country on Monday as a heat wave and heavy rains have led to a spike in dengue fever …

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Pentagon walks back Austin's Gaza casualty figures Reuters

webGaza health authorities said more than 100 Palestinians had been shot dead by Israeli forces as they waited for an aid delivery on Thursday, but Israel challenged the …

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Health care employers face rise in whistleblower claims

webThe COVID-19 pandemic prompted a substantial increase in the number of whistleblower complaints and referrals to OSHA concerning alleged pandemic-safety …

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UnitedHealth hackers say they stole 'millions' of records, then …

webIn a message posted to, and then quickly deleted from their darknet site, the hackers blamed for striking the UnitedHealth Group said on Wednesday they stole …

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Iraq’s healthcare system is in crisis. Patients are suffering.

webHealth officials estimate the private sector was responsible for adding 2,000 hospital beds to Iraq’s capacity in the first six months of 2019, an increase of 4%.

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Thailand to ban recreational cannabis use by year-end, health …

webBANGKOK, Feb 29 (Reuters) - Thailand will ban recreational use of marijuana by the end of this year but continue to allow its use for medical purposes, the …

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Mental Health and Well-Being Challenges in Law Firms

webOther major contributors to mental health and substance abuse challenges in the legal profession are: High-stress, high-pressure work environments. Difficult work. …

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New Zealand to shut indigenous health authority amid Maori …

webNew Zealand's Maori Health Authority will be shutdown by June 20, the health minister said on Tuesday, as the centre-right government winds back indigenous policies …

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Gaza health authorities say Israeli fire in Gaza City kills 70

webHealth authorities in Gaza said on Thursday Israeli fire on people waiting for aid near Gaza City had killed more than 70 and wounded 280, with one hospital saying it …

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US judge blocks Texas law cracking down on illegal border …

webA federal judge in Texas on Thursday blocked the Republican-led state's new law giving officials broad powers to arrest, prosecute and order the removal of people …

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Bomb and shooting threats target dozens of schools across U.S.

webJanuary 19, 20168:37 PM PSTUpdated 8 years ago. (Reuters) - Bomb and mass shooting threats were made against more than two dozen schools in New Jersey on Tuesday, …

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Exclusive: Applied Materials under US criminal probe for …

webSanta Clara, California-based Applied Materials said Thursday it first disclosed in October 2022 that it had received a subpoena from the U.S. Attorney's Office …

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$14 million flat fee deal leaves Polsinelli exposed to Philidor

webPhilidor ended up paying at least $16 million more in defense fees for Davenport and the company than the $14 million it agreed to in the Polsinelli flat fee deal. …

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