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Drug Prices, Opioid Addiction Top List of Global Health Challenges

Medicine affordability, mental health and opioid abuse are having global impacts.

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Alzheimer's Takes a Heavy Toll on Caregivers

Lightspeed Health's survey in the US and UK shows wide ranging impacts of the disease.

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My other doctor is a search engine

The patient journey starts with an online search.

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These are the doctors tapping into social media

Engagement with social media depends on medical specialty

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Phones Viewed as Merely Moderate Distracted Driving Threat

Using a phone while driving is only viewed as moderately dangerous to many

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From The Archive

Michael Fronstin and Taryn Earley, the grandmother of a child suffering with Type 3 Gaucher disease, discuss the caregiving challenges for this disease.
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Warning of ‘human-to-human transmission’ of COVID19 effectively triggers massive public self-protection.
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Most Americans do not believe proper safeguards are in place to protect their personal health data.
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The US leads the world in diagnosed cancer, cardiovascular disease and metabolic conditions.
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Latest Stories

Retailers taking the biggest hit from COVID-19 are largely based in the mall.

Growth benefited from a comparison to very weak growth in the year-ago period when the government shut down.

COVID-19 and its effects on retail dominate discussion of Costco’s future.

Just 24% of US consumers expressed interest in the Apple Credit Card last month.

The Latin American retail sector has outperformed all other categories.