In an unexpected lawsuit, federal officials claim that Gilead Sciences willfully disregarded government patents on medicines necessary to end the AIDS epidemic.
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Tagged AIDS, business, drugs, Gilead Sciences, health, HIV, law, lawsuit, medicine, patents, pharmacy, prevention, taxpayers |
A surprising new study challenged decades of nutrition advice and gave consumers the green light to eat more red and processed meat. But what the study didn’t say is that its lead author has past research ties to the meat and food industry.
Scientist Who Discredited Meat Guidelines Didn’t Report Past Food Industry Ties
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Tagged business, conflicts of interest, food, food industry, health, meat, nutrition, red meat, safety, science |
The evidence is too weak to justify telling individuals to eat less beef and pork, according to new research. The findings “erode public trust,” critics said.
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Tagged agriculture, beef, business, diet, food, health, meat, nutrition, pork, red meet, science |
CVS Health is encouraging employers to provide a sleep app that could help push digital therapeutics into the mainstream.
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Tagged app, business, CVS, health, insurance, medicine, phone, sleep, sleep therapy, technology, therapy |
Her findings led to cautions against X-rays for pregnant women. She also discovered that the presence of the Y chromosome meant a mammalian embryo was male.
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Tagged biology, chromosomes, death, embryos, health, Liane Russell, medicine, obituary, radiation, researcher, science, Y chromosome |
Once, a diagnosis of extensively drug-resistant TB meant quick death. A three-drug regimen cures most patients in just months.
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Tagged cure, disease, drug resistance, health, medicine, science, TB, tuberculosis |