New York-based equity research firm Cowen has sized up the threat Amazon poses to the industry, and while its entry would not be as disruptive as some might think, there are still opportunities for Amazon in the pharmacy business.
Together the companies are working on the “Stop Everyday Killers” campaign to address this nationwide epidemic with an art installation.
Two countries with the world’s highest incidence of Type 1 diabetes are working together to develop a vaccine for the illness, noting that a recent model in mice prevented virus-induced diabetes.
Boston University’s Slone Epidemiology Center found that in 2015, 51% of pregnant women in the control group of its Birth Defects Study received the Tdap vaccination — up from less than 1% who had done so before 2009.
A study from Public Health Ontario and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences found that fully vaccinated children’s risk of flu-related hospitalization decrease 60% and that partially vaccinated children’s risk decreasing 39%.
AmerisourceBergen will be paying $815 million in cash for Springfield, Ill.-based H.D. Smith, which is currently the United States’ largest independent wholesaler.
The campaign will celebrate the everyday lifestyle changes those with diabetes have implemented into their lives to help with the management of their blood glucose.
The product and its generics had U.S. sales of roughly $825 million for the 12 months ended September 2017, according to IQVIA data.
The Opioid Action plan is a pilot that officials at the Dublin, Ohio-based company said would bring front-line tools to first responders in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and West Virginia, while increasing its investment in education.
The CVS Health Impact Dashboard is designed to show how the Woonsocket, R.I.-based company supports health care access in each state, officials said.