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STAT Plus: Google's labors to anonymize patient data suggest health systems face an uphill battle

9 hours ago   |   STAT

Google has been exploring creative ways to protect sensitive health data, even as it has drawn criticism and federal scrutiny over the possibility its employees had access to...
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Forex Today: Global coronavirus contagion spooks Asia, Gold renews 7-year high; German IFO eyed

1 day ago   |   FXCM

A massive risk-aversion wave gripped Asia starting out a new week on Monday, as investors witnessed sharp moves across the financial markets amid heightening fears over global...
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STAT Plus: Rising out-of-pocket costs for dementia and neuropathy drugs lower patient adherence

4 days ago   |   STAT

As out-of-pocket costs rise for medicines used to treat certain neurologic disorders - such as dementia and neuropathy - patients are less likely to take their drugs as often...
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STAT Plus: European Union proposes independent audits for high-risk AI systems

6 days ago   |   STAT

A version of this story appeared in STAT's Health Tech newsletter.
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The Apple Watch 4 gets a $100 price cut at Best Buy

The Apple Watch 4 gets a $100 price cut at Best Buy

7 days ago   |   TechRadar   |   2 articles

Best Buy's Apple Event sale is happening right now and includes price cuts on best-selling devices like the Apple Watch. For a limited time, you can get the Apple Watch Series...
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The Apple Watch 4 gets a $100 price cut at Best Buy

The Apple Watch 4 gets a $100 price cut at Best Buy

7 days ago   |   TechRadar   |   2 articles

Best Buy's Apple Event sale is happening right now and includes price cuts on best-selling devices like the Apple Watch. For a limited time, you can get the Apple Watch Series...
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Opinion: Without oversight, electronic prescribing can harm patients

7 days ago   |   STAT

The use of electronic health record systems in doctors' offices and hospitals has hit a major speed bump, and rightly so, with the federal government winning a $145 million...
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Are e-cigarette companies helping smokers quit? Survey suggests Americans don't buy it 

11 days ago   |   STAT

WASHINGTON - E-cigarette companies have been trying for years to rebrand as a public health solution to smoking. Most Americans aren't buying it, a new survey from tobacco...
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STAT Plus: A longtime health care investor recalls the insulin bong, praises discipline in valuations, and looks to South America

11 days ago   |   STAT

Les Funtleyder is a longtime health care investor who started his professional investing career just over two decades ago. Today, he is a health care portfolio manager at E...
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STAT Plus: Americans with employer coverage saw growth in drug spending outpace other medical costs

11 days ago   |   STAT

Americans with private employer health insurance spent nearly 26%
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