U.S. health secretary backs proposed FDA crackdown on e-cigarettes: CNBC

U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told CNBC on Friday he was "completely in support" of the Food and Drug Administration's proposed crackdown on e-cigarettes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 14th, 2018

Dialysis center in Schenectady moving forward

A proposal to open a dialysis center at Crosstown Commons in Schenectady has secured a necessary approval. The $2.8 million project received contingent approval from the state health department on Friday. The proposed clinic, Crosstown Dialysis, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

Could Justice Department"s proposed settlement with Atrium Health create Triad impact?

Atrium Health, formerly Carolina.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

US shale firms offer $100 million to aid Texas, New Mexico - CNBC

CNBCUS shale firms offer $100 million to aid Texas, New MexicoCNBCMore than a dozen top U.S. energy companies have pledged $100 million toward easing stresses on health care, edu.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 18th, 2018

FDA proposes banning menthol cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration proposed a rule Thursday that would ban menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr.Jon LaPook joined CBSN with more......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 16th, 2018

FDA Moves Forward With E-Cigarette Curbs to Reduce Teen Vaping

The FDA also plans to draw up a ban on traditional menthol-flavored cigarettes. Facing a rapid increase in teen vaping, U.S. health officials plan.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 15th, 2018

FDA seeks to ban menthol cigarettes and crack down on flavored vapes

A top U.S. health official is pledging to t.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 15th, 2018

State proposes ban on flavored e-cigs

In an attempt to curb the rise of vaping among teenagers, the state Department of Health issued a new regulation prohibiting the sale of electronic cigarettes with flavored liquids. The rule would... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 13th, 2018

Brainstorm Health: Geisinger CEO to Google, FDA and E-Cigarettes, Theravance/Mylan COPD Approval

Brainstorm Health Daily: November 9, 2018 Happy Friday, readers! We had an interesting morning in the Fortune newsroom today… But, back to our beat. On Friday, Jeff Dean, the lead of Google Brain and senior fellow at Google AI, announced th.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 9th, 2018

CVS Health tops 3Q earnings forecasts, backs 2018 outlook

Lower taxes and a jump in prescriptions is helping push CVS Health past third-quarter expectations......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 6th, 2018

CoverMyMeds" proposed 150-foot-tall Franklinton HQ would need zoning variances for height, parking

CoverMyMeds would need zoning variances to build a planned 150-foot-tall headquarters in a Franklinton manufacturing district where the maximum height allowed is 35 feet, according to engineering plans filed with the city. The fast-growing health .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 2nd, 2018

Teen vaping is a ‘public health tragedy’ and the FDA has a plan to stop it

Teens are 16 times more likely to use JUUL e-cigarettes than adults......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 2nd, 2018

FDA to unveil plan to halt the ‘health tragedy’ of teen e-cigarette use in November

Teens are 16 times more likely to use JUUL e-cigarettes than adults......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 31st, 2018

LifePoint shareholders OK merger, reject $120M in payments to execs

LifePoint Health shareholders voted to approve the company’s proposed merger with RCCH HealthCare Partners at a special meeting Monday, but they weren’t as supportive of the paychecks executives could receive when the deal closes. The golden para.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2018

Amazon partners with Arcadia on exclusive health product brand, CNBC says

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

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 26th, 2018

Experts weigh impact of e-cigs while teens continue to vape

As medical professionals, public officials and academia gathered to debate the health impacts of e-cigarettes Friday at New York University's School of Law, about 11 million of the nation's teens may... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 22nd, 2018

Scientists are starting to learn how e-cigs like the Juul can impact your health — and the results are troubling

Shutterstock A handful of recent studies are beginning to reveal the health effects of e-cigarette use, and they are not all positive. Some evidence has suggested that e-cigs may help adults quit smoking conventional cigarettes, but o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 21st, 2018

U.S. Treasury Secretary Backs Out of Saudi Investment Conference

Treasury Secretary Steven.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 18th, 2018

Commerce Secretary Ross says U.S., China trade talks on hiatus but not at impasse

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told CNBC.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2018

Drugmakers may have to disclose medicines" prices in their TV commercials

The nation's top health official proposed Mon.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 15th, 2018

Brainstorm Health: Apple Watch and Hip Patients, AI and Breast Cancer, FDA E-Cigarette Crackdown

Brainstorm Health Daily: October 15, 2018 Happy Monday, readers! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. This is Sy. The Apple Watch--the titan of the smartwatch industry with more than 18.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 15th, 2018