The annual Rare Disease Day is designed to connect the rare disease community, build awareness and raise research funds.
Source: Tapping into the rare disease market | BioPharma Dive
An analyst at Strategy&, a member of the PwC network of firms, lets on there is a sense of relief among providers but many questions remain with the future of healthcare reform.
Source: How hospitals feel about AHCA’s death, future with ACA | Healthcare Dive
Expansion of telehealth services could lead to cost savings of more than $100,000 for some rural hospitals, but there are still challenges presented by reimbursement models, costs of implementation and patient privacy protections.
Source: Report: Telehealth care drives significant cost savings, but barriers remain | Healthcare Dive
Why are Republicans so nervous about extolling the benefits of the free market?
Source: Give freedom a chance: The health care debate America never had
A majority of lawmakers should be able to agree on the need to ensure basic coverage
Source: Health Care Reform for Democrats and Republicans | Time.com
Scientists discovered that DNA mutations and genome errors are top causes of cancers. This defies the theory that unhealthy lifestyle, smoking, among others are triggering cancer cells.
Source: DNA Mutations, Genome Errors Account For 66 Percent Of Cancer Risks: Unhealthy Lifestyle, Just Secondary Trigger : MEDICINE & HEALTH : Science Times
Researchers from the University of Nebraska develop a switch for HIV genomes to kick start the human immunity against the deadly virus.
Source: Scientists Genetically Engineered An HIV Genome To Develop Potential Vaccine : MEDICINE & HEALTH : Science Times
Scientists conducted series of experiments showing that nanotech-based drugs have more efficacies and best transported to target cells.
Source: ‘Nanotech-Based Drug’: Most Effective Form Of Medicine : MEDICINE & HEALTH : Science Times