Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Express Scripts Holding Co (NASDAQ:ESRX) Shares Sold by Fifth Third Bancorp

Institutional investors own 84.87% of the company's stock. The stock increased 0.81% or $0.77 during the last trading session, reaching $95.8. About 140,094 shares traded. The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price o...

Opioids Are Not Effective Anymore Against Chronic Pain Opioids Are Not Effective Anymore Against Chronic Pain

That's not all - researchers noticed that these benefits wane over time and opioids come with side effects, including nausea and constipation. The study is important as there are an estimated 50 million Americans and six million Canadians living ...

30,000 women to be screened for cervical cancer in north Chennai 30,000 women to be screened for cervical cancer in north Chennai

Speaking at the event, Dr Shravan Subramanyam, managing director - Roche Diagnostics India said , "Roche Diagnostics with its molecular HPV DNA testing has been globally partnering with government and private health institutions to enable prevention...

GSK plans demerger after unveiling new consumer joint venture with Pfizer GSK plans demerger after unveiling new consumer joint venture with Pfizer

It will have the No. 1 or 2 market share positions in key countries and regions, including the U.S., Europe, China and India, and in categories including pain relief, respiratory medicines, vitamins and supplements, and digestive health products.

Doctors baffled after Texas girl’s inoperable brain tumor disappears Doctors baffled after Texas girl’s inoperable brain tumor disappears

DIPG is a type of cancerous brain tumor that forms in the part of the brainstem responsible for many vital functions, such as breathing and heart rate. Four months later, doctors say that Roxli's tumor has vanished, and they are at a loss to expla...

Surgeon General Warns Youth Vaping Is Now An 'Epidemic' Surgeon General Warns Youth Vaping Is Now An 'Epidemic'

Adams says parents should be vigilant and look for signs that teens are using e-cigarettes. "We have never seen use of any substance by America's young people rise this rapidly", Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said at the briefin...

Federal judge rules Obamacare as 'unconstitutional', hands political victory to Trump Federal judge rules Obamacare as 'unconstitutional', hands political victory to Trump

Donald Trump made abolishing and replacing the program a central pledge of his presidential campaign. Polls consistently show strong public support for the ACA guarantee of coverage regardless of pre-existing health conditions - an issue Democrats...

Report On Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder Under Consideration: Indian Regulator Report On Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder Under Consideration: Indian Regulator

In Monday's announcement, the New Jersey-based company reaffirmed its full-year 2018 sales guidance of 81 to 81.4 billion dollars, and adjusted earnings per share guidance of 8.13 to 8.18 dollars per share. In 1972, a University of Minnesota scientis...

Man contracts lung infection from smelling his dirty socks Man contracts lung infection from smelling his dirty socks

Metro reports that the unnamed man from China would sniff his own socks every day while changing clothes after work. Doctors treated the patient for a suspected case of pneumonia, but after the symptoms continued - with no improvement in his con...

Teens are vaping in record numbers as drug use drops Teens are vaping in record numbers as drug use drops

The FDA is threatening to ban all flavored vaping products unless manufacturers come up with a solid plan to curb youth access and use. Instead of burning tobacco like traditional cigarettes, e-cigarettes heat up a fluid containing nicotine, genera...

Christmas Eve is greatest risk for heart attack, study claims Christmas Eve is greatest risk for heart attack, study claims

However, there were an average of 69 heart attacks on Christmas Eve. The risk peaks at 10 p.m. Washington D.C., Dec 17: A new study has found that Christmas Eve is one of the most unsafe times of the year for your heart. Easter and sports events di...

Glaxo and Pfizer to combine consumer health businesses Glaxo and Pfizer to combine consumer health businesses

GlaxoSmithKline of the United Kingdom and Pfizer plan to combine their consumer health businesses with sales of $12.7 billion, into a company majority owned by the British company. Up to 25pc of the cost savings are meant to be reinvested in the b...

Fitbit OS 3.0 is giving the Ionic and Versa smartwatches new powers Fitbit OS 3.0 is giving the Ionic and Versa smartwatches new powers

With Fitbit OS 3.0, Fitbit is introducing a bunch of new features for those with the company's Ionic and Versa smartwatches . You'll also now be able tolog your water intake and weight on the watch itself, something that could previously only ...

Fitbit OS Reaches Version 3.0, Here’s What’s New

Ionic and Versa users can now use the dashboard to log their water intake, as well as weight. The new update, available on the company's two now available smartwatches , Ionic and Versa, expands the functionality of Fitbit's well-regarded on-de...

Federal Court's Affordable Care Act Ruling Bolsters Case for Medicare for All Federal Court's Affordable Care Act Ruling Bolsters Case for Medicare for All

Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri, the incoming Republican Policy Committee chairman, echoed Durbin's forecast of the decision as potentially setting off a political firestorm, saying on "Meet the Press", that the judge's ruling is not as significant ...

Health bosses reeling as judge rules Obamacare 'unconstitutional' Health bosses reeling as judge rules Obamacare 'unconstitutional'

A federal judge's ruling Friday that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional was a first-round victory for opponents of the law. Schumer went further and said if "a majority of the House and a majority of the Senate say that this case should ...

Schumer says it's up to Trump to avert government shutdown Schumer says it's up to Trump to avert government shutdown

There are not the votes for the wall. "He is not going to get the wall in any form", Schumer said . "We're going to do whatever is necessary to build a border wall". Sen. He urged Republicans to convince the president to back off of his demands fo...

Obamacare Thrown Out by Judge, Raising Insurance Uncertainty Obamacare Thrown Out by Judge, Raising Insurance Uncertainty

The judgment has been hailed as a victory by U.S. President Donald Trump who has always been fiercely critical of Obamacare. Twenty Republican-led states brought the lawsuit . Douglas Holtz-Eakin, top policy adviser to Republican John McCain's 2...

This is the deadliest drug in America — CDC This is the deadliest drug in America — CDC

Most recently, China - which is believed to be the primary source of U.S. fentanyl - pledged to classify fentanyl and all of its chemically similar analogs as controlled substances, which would in theory stem their flow into the U.S. A new effort in ...

Flu activity rises in Minnesota Flu activity rises in Minnesota

Last flu season, 342 San Diego residents died due to flu complications. From Dec. 2 to Dec. 8, four lab-confirmed cases of influenza A were reported to the health unit, three of whom were hospitalized. The County Health and Human Services Agency pu...

Most desired stock in current scenario: Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) Most desired stock in current scenario: Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)

Mac sold 5,234 shares of Express Scripts stock in a transaction on Wednesday , November 7th. The stock is now showing negative return of -1.96% throughout last week and witnessed declining return of -1.57% in one month period. Camarda Advsrs Lc in...

Deadline Approaching For ACA Enrollment Deadline Approaching For ACA Enrollment

He said that's about the same number as recent years. "For those people who are completely satisfied with their insurance, if they don't go and re-enroll, they will automatically be re-enrolled in the plan that they're now in", said Doug O'Brien, R...

Johnson & Johnson ‘KNEW their baby powder contained cancer-causing asbestos’ says report Johnson & Johnson ‘KNEW their baby powder contained cancer-causing asbestos’ says report

Meanwhile, shares in Johnson & Johnson fell more than six percent on Friday, on track to post their biggest percentage drop in more than a decade following the Reuters report . In a major setback to the company, St. Louis jury in July had awarded al...

Federal Judge In Texas Rules Against Affordable Care Act Federal Judge In Texas Rules Against Affordable Care Act

USA district kudge Reed O'Connor in Fort Worth agreed with a coalition of 20 states that a change in tax law past year eliminating a penalty for not having health insurance invalidates the entire Obamacare law. Bloomberg has more, with the publicati...

Supreme Court puts Fortis Healthcare sale to IHH on hold Supreme Court puts Fortis Healthcare sale to IHH on hold

Japanese drugmaker Daiichi Sankyo has filed a case in Supreme Court to recover $500 million from Singh brothers-Malvinder and Shivinder-and Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd. The value of unencumbered Fortis Healthcare assets held by Fortis Healthcare H...

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