STAT+: PHARMALITTLE: PFIZER IDENTIFIES FIRST COUNTERFEIT VERSIONS OF ITS COVID-19 VACCINE; TOP HOUSE DEMOCRATS INVESTIGATE EMERGENT BIOSOLUTIONS

Rise and shine, everyone, another busy day is on the way. This is the middle of the week, after all, which means congratulations are...

OPINION: LISTEN: A BAGHDAD-TRAINED PHYSICIAN ON THE BARRIERS TO GETTING A MEDICAL LICENSE IN THE U.S

In this episode of the First Opinion Podcast, I speak with Lubab al-Quraishi, a Baghdad-trained physician, about her difficulty getting...

 
 
 

OPINION: LOW-TECH BUT HIGH-VALUE: DON'T STOP REIMBURSING PHONE-ONLY TELEHEALTH VISITS

At the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and private insurers made the timely decision...

OPINION: FDA: MAKE MEDICAL APPS RELIABLE, NOT RISKY

The fear of Covid-19 catapulted symptom checkers from the periphery of public attention to the center. Wearables like the Apple Watch,...

 
 
 

‘NO ONE WAS LISTENING': LONG COVID PATIENTS STRUGGLE TO GET CARE FOR THEIR SYMPTOMS

Last summer, in the six weeks after she began feeling terrifyingly breathless and was briefly hospitalized for Covid-19, Crystal Williams...

STAT+: WHY HOSPITALS HATE BERNIE SANDERS' LATEST HEALTH REFORM PUSH

WASHINGTON - Progressives in Congress, led by Sen. Bernie Sanders, have ramped up pressure on President Biden to honor his campaign...

 
 
 

TOP SENATE REPUBLICAN HOLDS UP BIDEN'S CMS NOMINEE OVER TEXAS MEDICAID WAIVER

WASHINGTON - A top Senate Republican is holding up the confirmation of President Biden's nominee to lead Medicare and Medicaid, he...

STAT+: PFIZER SHAREHOLDERS ARE URGED TO REJECT POLITICAL SPENDING THAT CONTRADICTS ‘COMPANY VALUES'

Arguing that Pfizer's political spending conflicts with the company's publicly stated values, a philanthropic organization is urging...

 
 
 

OPINION: FOR PEOPLE OF COLOR, ‘WHERE IS OUR PAUSE' FROM BEING KILLED BY POLICE?

Each night, after our 7-year-old son falls asleep, my wife or I go into his room to re-tuck him in. Even if he is perfectly fine, we...

STAT+: BEAM THERAPEUTICS UNVEILS NEW CRISPR BASE EDITING TOOL TO TARGET THE SICKLE CELL MUTATION

Right now, trillions of donut-shaped red blood cells are whizzing through your arteries, ferrying oxygen from your lungs to the tips...

 
 
 
STAT+: STAT+ Conversations: A conversation on building infrastructure for population health

STAT+: STAT+ CONVERSATIONS: A CONVERSATION ON BUILDING INFRASTRUCTURE FOR POPULATION HEALTH

Editors note: A livestream of the conversation will be embedded below at 1 p.m. ET. Sponsored By Continue to STAT+ to read the full...

STAT+: PHARMALITTLE: BIDEN AIDES MET WITH U.S. HEALTH COMPANIES ABOUT SUPPLY CHAINS; J&J COVID-19 SHOT NOTCHED $100M IN SALES

Everyone, and how are you today? A shiny sun and delightful breeze are enveloping the Pharmalot campus this morning, where the short...

 
 
 

STAT+: GENETICALLY TARGETED DRUG FROM SYNDAX PHARMA SHOWS REMISSIONS IN LEUKEMIA PATIENTS

Syndax Pharmaceuticals said Tuesday that its genetically targeted cancer drug induced complete remissions in patients with advanced...

WE KNOW A LOT ABOUT COVID-19. EXPERTS HAVE MANY MORE QUESTIONS

Less than a year and a half ago, the world was blissfully, dangerously ignorant of the existence of a coronavirus that would soon turn...

 
 
 

A NEW BOOK TRACES THE ROOTS OF THE OPIOID CRISIS THROUGH THE SECRETIVE SACKLER FAMILY

The family behind the OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma was already under intense legal and public scrutiny when they learned in 2019 that...

OPINION: CATCHING COVID-19 AFTER BEING VACCINATED ISN'T A MYTH. IT HAPPENED TO ME

When I was vaccinated against Covid-19, I felt a deep sense of relief: no more worries about personally catching the disease. So when...

 
 
 

OPINION: FTC'S CHALLENGE TO ILLUMINA'S VERTICAL MERGER WITH GRAIL IS ALL WRONG

My mom died of stage 4 cancer in February 2008. Had the technology existed then to detect her cancer earlier, she might have met my...

STAT+: ADAGIO RAISES $336 MILLION TO ADVANCE COVID-19 ANTIBODY TREATMENT

Waltham-based Adagio Therapeutics announced on Monday that it has raised $336 million in new funding to rapidly advance its Covid-19...

 
 
 

STAT+: PHARMALITTLE: J&J DENIES DESIGN OF ITS COVID-19 SHOT MAY EXPLAIN BLOOD CLOTS; SECOND TRIAL AGAINST OPIOID MAKERS BEGINS

Good morning, everyone, and welcome to another working week. Once again, another delightful weekend respite has come and gone, leaving...

STAT+: ADVOCACY GROUPS OUTRAGED AFTER PBM OFFERS A $500 GIFT CARD TO PERSUADE PATIENTS TO SWITCH DRUGS

Dozens of patient advocacy groups are angry over an unusual move by a pharmacy benefits manager that recently began offering $500 debit...

 
 
 



Gaz Beadle's fiancée Emma McVey undergoing heart surgery ahead of wedding

Gaz Beadle's fiancée Emma McVey undergoing heart surgery ahead of wedding

Geordie Shore star Gaz Beadle's fiancée Emma McVey has revealed that she recently got diagnosed with a heart condition which will require surgery Read more ...

Ferrari 812 Superfast gets special edition with 819bhp V12

Ferrari 812 Superfast gets special edition with 819bhp V12

Exclusive new supercar variant features highest-revving and most powerful V12 to leave Maranello A new special edition of the Ferrari 812 Superfast will feature the most... Read more ...

New 2021 MINI John Cooper Works facelift unveiled

New 2021 MINI John Cooper Works facelift unveiled

Hot on the heels of the revised MINI Hatch comes this: the facelifted MINI John Cooper Works . The range-topping performance version of the latest hatch receives a few styling... Read more ...

Inside Liverpool's ESL farce, how players took charge and new FSG plans

Inside Liverpool's ESL farce, how players took charge and new FSG plans

Liverpool were one of the founding members of the European Super League but uproar from fans, Jurgen Klopp and players forced John W Henry and co to make a u-turn Read more ...

Approach made: Tottenham already in contact with potential Jose Mourinho...

Approach made: Tottenham already in contact with potential Jose Mourinho replacement

Tottenham have reportedly already initiated contact with the representatives of Athletic Bilbao manager Marcelino as a potential Jose Mourinho replacement. The 55-year-old has... Read more ...

London Bridge station evacuated over police 'incident' with helicopters in sky

London Bridge station evacuated over police 'incident' with helicopters in sky

Passengers have been ordered to leave and trains are being diverted from London Bridge station in Southwark as British Transport Police deal with a "security alert" Read more ...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's Oprah interview Ofcom complaints soar past 6k

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's Oprah interview Ofcom complaints soar past 6k

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's tell-all interview with Oprah Winfrey aired worldwide at the beginning of March to mixed reaction Read more ...

Scott Disick 'hates' seeing Kourtney Kardashian loved-up as she ramps up PDAs

Scott Disick 'hates' seeing Kourtney Kardashian loved-up as she ramps up PDAs

Scott Disick said he feels "hurt" seeing his ex Kourtney Kardashian with other lovers as she gave fans an insight into her racy love life with Travis Barker Read more ...

'Scotland DID decide!' Ruth Davidson shuts down Sturgeon's IndyRef obsession...

'Scotland DID decide!' Ruth Davidson shuts down Sturgeon's IndyRef obsession with tweet

RUTH DAVIDSON ruthlessly dismissed Nicola Sturgeon's demand for another referendum on taking Scotland out of the UK. Read more ...

This Morning viewers praise weather presenter for speaking out about abusive...

This Morning viewers praise weather presenter for speaking out about abusive ex she feared would kill her

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video This Morning viewers praised a powerful segment on Wednesday's... Read more ...