Thanksgiving Links

Be prepared to say “Go”. Dana Farber to build stand-alone cancer center in Boston. Robots will pick fruit in the future. Proximity to fast food and weight gain. Pharma CEOs summoned to the Hill. mRNA patents being disputed. Mental health and being grateful.

Friday Links

Are hospitals compliant with price transparency rules? The era of CRISPR has arrived.  AMA urges coverage of obesity drugs.  Mark Cuban’s cost plus model gaining traction among competitors.  The worst job ever? Solution to fixing primary care physician shortage is obvious.

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What would happen if we allowed drug importation? An analogy from the European PC market.   Infant deaths in the US on the rise.  14 year-old invests cancer-fighting soap. UK firms to consider private health insurance? Is the AMA for or against single payer?

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Independent pharmacies view of PBMs. Techno-Optimist Manifesto. Assigning homework with ChatGPT. Honest aging. International travel and the spread of COVID. Do Tobacco-21 laws work?

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Chemotherapy shortages…and a solution? FTI Healthcare Q3 in review. Walgreens dives into telehealth. Who profits most from America’s baffling health-care system? Showtime!

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FDA’s START program for gene therapies for rare disease. Impact of retirement on health behaviors. COVID impact on health care workers: reduced altruism? ICER solution to IRA’s elimination of QALYs? evLYG. Ghost therapists. Interview with Katalin Karikó.

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ICER’s reference case. Digital therapeutics: What the US can learn from Europe. Digital clinical trials in mental health. What happens to health programs if the government shuts down? Medical debt in the US.

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Biosimilar “skinny labels” Expensive generics? EU to ban payment for milk, sperm and blood Google Health on AI. Victor Fuchs has passed away..