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The latest Instagram influencer frontier? Medical promotions.

Last updated: 02/18/2019

Louise Roe has denim that’s ripped in all the right places, a bikini-ready body year-round, a husband and baby who look like they were picked from a catalog, and 698,000...

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'Leading the Charge' on Racism, Sexism, Activism in Medicine

Last updated: 02/18/2019

This transcript has been edited for clarity. Eric J. Topol, MD: Hello. I'm Eric Topol, editor-in-chief of Medscape, and I'm really delighted to welcome Dr Esther Choo from...

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Bloomberg American Health Initiative

Last updated: 02/18/2019

As epidemiologist for the North Carolina Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Raleigh, North Carolina, Bloomberg Fellow Alison Miller tracks all deaths investigated in the...

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Leading science, education, and medical organizations announce new initiative: Societies Consortium on Sexual Harassment in STEMM

Last updated: 02/18/2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Leading academic and professional societies have announced their launch of the Societies Consortium on Sexual Harassment in STEMM (science, technology,...

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Why The U.S. Remains The World’s Most Expensive Market For ‘Biologic’ Drugs

Last updated: 02/18/2019

Data & Docs Why The U.S. Remains The World’s Most Expensive Market For ‘Biologic’ Drugs Biologic drugs, made from living organisms, are big moneymakers partly because they have...

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Putnam Investments Launches 'Always Active' Campaign | ThinkAdvisor

Last updated: 02/18/2019

Putnam Investments, one of the oldest mutual funds in America, wants to remind advisors, brokers and investors about the benefits of active management. The firm has launched an...

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Bitcoin and digital assets are here to stay, says NYSE chairman, despite bear market

Last updated: 02/18/2019

Bitcoin got the backing of a critical figurehead on Wall Street this week. Jeff Sprecher, chairman of the New York Stock Exchange and CEO of its parent company,...

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DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Amazon is building up its medical supplies business — Fitbit acquisition expands healthcare footprint — Scientists use nanobots to treat cancer

Last updated: 02/18/2019

Welcome to Digital Health Briefing, a new email providing the latest news, data, and insight on how digital technology is disrupting the healthcare ecosystem, produced by...

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How Advisers Can Work With Deaf Clients

Last updated: 02/18/2019

How Advisers Can Work With Deaf Clients Underserved community needs financial planners who understand the communication hurdles Oct. 20, 2017 10:02 a.m. ET Lee Kramer is...

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Do You Think Insurers Are Not Innovative? Think Again – By Matteo Carbone

Last updated: 02/18/2019

UBI is a failure. But Telematics Insurance Is Working Extraordinarily Well! Insurance telematics has been out there for more than 20 years. Many insurers have tried to play...

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