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Opioid Overdose Rates Up Nearly 500% for Women 30-64, CDC Reports

The nation's overdose rates are overall way up, too Over the past 20 years, the opioid overdose rate h.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 11th, 2019

Opioid marketing linked to overdose deaths: study

The increased marketing of opioids to physicians is associated with higher prescribing rates and more overdose deaths, according to a new study by researchers at the NYU School of Medicine and Boston... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 24th, 2019

Senate Passes Sweeping Bill To Combat Opioid Crisis As NYC Overdose Deaths Hit Record High

Amid reports that opioid overdose deaths in New York City have climbed over the past year t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 18th, 2018

Health insurer Cigna is zeroing in on targeted communities in an effort to combat the opioid crisis (CI)

Cigna is taking a new approach to combat the opioid crisis by focusing in on communities with higher than average overdose rates.  The health insurer is partnering with heal.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 21st, 2018

Health plan uses team approach to face opioid addiction

The numbers tell the story for themselves – of the 64,000 drug-overdose deaths in the U.S. in 2016, three quarters were caused by opioids, according to the Centers for Disease Control. And recent reports from the CDC show opioid overdoses increased.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2018

Establishment Labs Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results

NEW YORK, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Establishment Labs Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:ESTA), a medical technology company focused on women's health, initially in .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzinga9 hr. 59 min. ago

Meth Is Back With A Vengeance

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that opioid-related deaths are starting to plateau, officials fret a surge in methamphetamine-related deaths could contribute to the next leg up in the American drug overdose.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 19th, 2019

Metha Is Back With A Vengeance

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that opioid-related deaths are starting to plateau, officials fret a surge in methamphetamine-related deaths could contribute to the next leg up in the American drug overdose.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 19th, 2019

Methamphetamine Back With a Vengeance: U.S. Drug Officials Warn

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that opioid-related deaths are starting to plateau, officials fret a surge in methamphetamine-related deaths could contribute to the next leg up in the American drug overdose.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 19th, 2019

Opioid Prescriptions Are Down—But Patients Are Using Them Longer

The longer the use, the higher the risk of overdose. Doctors are prescribing fewer opioids, but that doesn’t necessarily mean translate to good news in the fight against opio.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 18th, 2019

The Daily Biotech Pulse: KaryoPharm"s Selinexor Review Delayed, FDA Accepts Adamis Opioid Overdose Drug NDA

Here's a roundup of top developments in the biotech space over the last 24 hours.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 15th, 2019

The Daily Biotech Pulse: KaryoPharm"s Selinexor Review Delayed, FDA Accepts Adamas Opioid Overdose Drug NDA

Here's a roundup of top developments in the biotech space over the last 24 hours. Scaling The Peaks (Biotech stocks hitting 52-week highs on March 14) read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 15th, 2019

The Daily Biotech Pulse: KaryoPharm"s Selinexor Review Delayed, FDA Accepts Adamas Opioid Overdose Drug NDA

Here's a roundup of top developments in the biotech space over the last 24 hours.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 15th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Adamis Pharma stock jumps after FDA agrees to review injectable opioid-overdose treatment

Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corp. said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has accepted for review its New Drug Application for a naloxone injection product used to treat opioid overdoses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2019

Purdue Pharma CEO: Bankruptcy an option amid opioid lawsuits

Craig Landau told The Washington Post that Purdue is developing a powerful anti-overdose drug in a pro-bono effort to combat the effects of the opioid crisis......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 13th, 2019

How the United States rates for working women

When it comes to the best countries for working women, the U.S. scores poorly.   Finder.com ranked 16 countries by looking at the gender wage gap, paid holiday leave, retirement savings by gender, time spent on housework and other metrics. Denmar.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2019

Facebook blocks ads targeting women with menopause, CNBC reports

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMar 11th, 2019

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma loses bid to delay opioid epidemic trial

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP and two other drugmakers on Friday lost a bid to delay a landmark trial set for May in a lawsuit by Oklahoma's attorney general accusing them of helping fuel an opioid abuse and overdose epidemic in the state......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 8th, 2019

Charlotte Russe closing all stores, including 5 Milwaukee-area locations

Charlotte Russe Holdings Corp., a women's clothing retailer, will close its remaining stores, The Wall Street Journal reports. In February, Charlotte Russe filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and said it planned to close 94 stores. Locally, c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2019

Life in plastic remains fantastic as Barbie turns 60

On International Women's day, Barbie takes on a whole host of diverse personas from selected role models. That, as Pascale Davies reports, as the doll turns 60 this week......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 8th, 2019

Life in plastic remains fantastic as Barbie turns 60

On International Women's day, Barbie takes on a whole host of diverse personas from selected role models. That, as Pascale Davies reports, as the doll turns 60 this week......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 8th, 2019