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Premier Inc recently announced they created a new company to address nationwide drug shortages.

Walmart has opted to end its involvement in the network of commercial and Medicaid pharmacies run by CVS Health Corp after the two companies failed to agree on pricing, CVS announced.

Although prescription medications can help control tremors associated with Parkinson disease, many patients are not familiar with additional complementary or alternative treatment options. 

Statin therapy may be oculo-protective in patients with type 2 diabetes and dyslipidemia, new research suggests.

Gavin Newsom, California governor, made health care a priority in his proposed state budget, asking lawmakers to authorize state-funded financial aid for health insurance, impose a penalty on uninsured Californians and expand Medicaid coverage to unauthorized immigrants.

According to a recent study, published online in Neurology, emergency hospitalizations for older adults may be more of a major risk factor for long-term cognitive decline than previously thought.

A company known for its cloud-connected medical devices and out-of-hospital software-as-a-service business solutions recently announced it has completed its acquisition of a digital therapeutics company that connects health solutions for patients with COPD and asthma.

A research team at the University of Birmingham has discovered a protein in adult skin cells that it hopes may lead to gene therapies for psoriasis and other skin diseases.

US adults with obesity had more than $2000 in health expenses annually when they also reported migraine, according to a study in ClinicoEconomics and Outcomes Research.

 

According to a new report, value-based care and other quality initiatives have continued to grow in popularity with an estimated 4% annual increase in value-based payments and roughly 7% average annual increase in participation in major clinical registry programs.