Health Interests

HOST Therabiomics’ Investigational Compound, HOST-G904, Shown to Enhance Gut Microbiome Independent of Dietary Changes

January 23, 2017

Data validates microbiome as a potential treatment pathway for serious bowel conditions JERSEY, UNITED KINGDOM, January 17, 2017 – HOST Therabiomics, a microbiome-based therapeutics company, today announced positive results from a proof-of-concept trial for its investigational compound, HOST-G904. The study, published in the journal Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, demonstrated that HOST-G904 enriched the gastrointestinal (GI) […]

GDP – Time & Temperature Controlled Biopharma Pharma Logistics 6th Annual Brussels Cold Chain Conference

January 23, 2017

CSS 2017 (Cool Supply System & Solutions 2017) with 400+ has been in motion as an annual event for the past five years. Serving as a platform for premier Bio/Pharma Logistics providers involved in providing Services and Solutions within the Time & Temperature Controlled Logistics segment. 95% of the quality commitment is focused on new […]

Penn Medicine explores ResearchKit’s potential for studying rare disease

January 19, 2017

In a first for the University of Pennsylvania Health System, Penn Medicine launched a new ResearchKit app today aimed at people with a rare condition called sarcoidosis, which is characterized by inflammation to one or multiple parts of the body including eyes, skin, lungs, heart, brain and other organs. Called simply Sarcoidosis, the app combines […]

Urgent Need To Develop A Healthcare Insurance Framework To Contain Medical Inflation Across The Region

January 17, 2017

Healthcare per capita spending in UAE amongst top 20 world-wide  11 January 2017, Dubai: Having healthcare insurance become mandatory across the region, and medical pricing and inflation continuing to rise, healthcare providers, insurance companies, and solutions provider must ensure their business models can sustain the significant impact it will have on the healthcare insurance landscape. […]

CRF Health Announces FDA Clearance of Next Generation Wireless Glucometer

January 17, 2017

Plymouth Meeting, PA – 17 January 2017: CRF Health, the leading global provider of patient-centered eSource technology and service solutions for the life sciences industry, today announced the launch and FDA clearance of its Entra BLE Smart™ wireless glucose meter. This new glucometer utilizes next-generation, low-energy Bluetooth® technology delivering extended battery life and enhanced connectivity […]

PatientPoint Collaborates with American Heart Association to Improve Heart Health Education at the Point of Care

January 16, 2017

CINCINNATI – (January 11, 2017) – PatientPoint® today announced a collaboration with the American Heart Association, the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke, to help educate patients and physicians on heart health and stroke prevention at the point of care. “By collaborating with the American Heart Association, we […]

Type 2 Diabetes, Often Referred to as Adult-Onset Diabetes, Shows Marked Increase in Pediatric Population

January 13, 2017

NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Private health insurance claim lines with a type 2 diabetes diagnosis more than doubled in the pediatric population (ages 0 to 22 years) from 2011 to 2015, increasing 109 percent, according to data from FAIR Health, a national, independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing transparency to healthcare costs […]