Politico: Draft Trump executive order in December 2020 would've directed Pentagon to seize voting machines and hunt for fraud
A draft executive order that then-President Donald Trump considered signing in December 2020 would've directed the Pentagon to seize voting machines in key states and hunt for evidence of fraud,... #donaldtrump #drafttrump #politico #pentagon (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

St. Louis senior health care firm raises $100M, plans to hire 500 locally in next 3 years
Thanks to funding from St. Louis-based holding company Hermann Cos. and prominent entrepreneur Jim McKelvey, EmpowerMe Wellness plans to aggressively pursue growth, including hiring 500 employees over the next three years. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 22, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Nathan Rubbelke Source Type: news

Gilead withdraws drug used to fight 2 blood cancers, citing challenges in studies and competing drugs
Gilead never completed studies to confirm the drug's safety and efficacy, saying competition against another Bay Area-developed drug and others made doing so difficult. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Beshear, 4 local firms launch effort to bring $10M lab to NKY
The commonwealth of Kentucky is looking to invest $10 million in a new shared research and development lab in Covington, and four local companies — including the region’s fastest-growing firm of 2021 — are collaborating with the city to help move the effort forward. Gov. Andy Beshear unveiled his proposed two-year budget last week and said the lab would serve a rapidly expanding life sciences research and development sector in the regi on. Proponents — a partnership led by the city of Covington… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

Draft Trump order told defense chief to seize swing-state voting machines
Unpublished executive order, obtained by Politico, among documents provided to January 6 panel after court ruling #defensechief #trump #politico (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Draft Trump order suggested seizing voting machines based on Antrim irregularities
The never-signed order contemplated having the Defense Department seize machines based on debunked conspiracy theories. #antrim #trump #defensedepartment (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eight years and $800M after accelerated approval, Gilead withdraws drug in 2 blood cancers
Gilead never completed studies to confirm the drug's safety and efficacy, saying competition against another Bay Area-developed drug and others made doing so difficult. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Alexandria unveils plans for lab, office space at Boston-area mall
The proposed plan calls for a popular Target store to remain on the property. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Greg Ryan Source Type: news

Single-payer health care proposal heads to Assembly floor
A bill that would bring publicly funded universal health care to California is heading to the Assembly floor, after passing through its last committee Thursday. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Emily Hamann Source Type: news

52 Shades of Success: Pittsboro biz opens door to investors; NCCU launches health literacy program
The Cut Buddy, a Black-owned personal grooming company based in Pittsboro, opened the door to investors on Jan. 17. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Connie Gentry Source Type: news

Discrimination lawsuit filed against AmerisourceBergen by its former DEI chief is dismissed
AmerisourceBergen said Lonie Haynes, its first chief diversity and inclusion officer, had a poor performance record and was fired for violating policy by hiring a vendor with financial connections to his wife. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Jeff Blumenthal Source Type: news

Advocate Aurora CEO says time is right to renew pursuit of mergers, acquisitions
After two years of Covid-19 whipsawing the health care industry, Advocate Aurora Health Care CEO Jim Skogsbergh is ready to resume his organization ’s quest to acquire other health systems and ancillary businesses. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

AHN reports data breach of one of its vendors
The data breach is at a vendor that contracts with AHN Home Infusion. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

‘Post-Truth Era’ Hurts COVID-19 Response, Trust in Science
Unsupported beliefs have taken precedent over readily identifiable truths in discussions of health, science, and politics. The upshot: “Feelings trump facts” in social media, news reports, books, and other sources of information. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump appointee blocks Biden federal worker vaccine mandate
A U.S. judge in Texas has issued a nationwide injunction barring the federal government from enforcing President Joe Biden’s requirement that federal workers without qualifying medical or religious exemptions be vaccinated for COVID-19 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

January 6 riot probe gets over 700 pages of Trump White House documents after Supreme Court ruling
The January 6 Capitol riot by Trump supporters began after Donald Trump falsely claimed he won the 2020 election over President Joe Biden. #riot #supremecourt #donaldtrump #trumpwhitehouse (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EARLY RELEASE: Effectiveness of a Third Dose of mRNA Vaccines Against COVID-19-Associated Emergency Department and Urgent Care Encounters and Hospitalizations Among Adults During Periods of Delta and Omicron Variant Predominance - VISION Network, 10 States, August 2021-January 2022
This report describes COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness time frames among people who received their first and second doses of the vaccine series, and effectiveness of third vaccine doses during both Delta- and Omicron-predominant periods. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Tags: Adult Health Coronavirus [CoV] Hospitalization rates MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report SARS (Severe acute respiratory syndrome) Vaccination Vaccines COVID-19 Source Type: news

Read the never-issued Trump order that would have seized voting machines
The Jan. 6 select panel has obtained the draft order and a document titled "Remarks on National Healing." Both are reported here in detail for the first time. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump's January 6 documents are on their way to the House. When can we see them and what's next?
The House select committee investigating January 6 has received "hundreds" of pages from the National Archives as of Friday morning since the Supreme Court cleared the way earlier this week for... #supremecourt #nationalarchives #donaldtrump (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EARLY RELEASE: COVID-19 Incidence and Death Rates Among Unvaccinated and Fully Vaccinated Adults with and Without Booster Doses During Periods of Delta and Omicron Variant Emergence - 25 U.S. Jurisdictions, April 4-December 25, 2021
This report describes COVID-19 incidence rate ratios for unvaccinated versus fully vaccinated persons with and without booster vaccine doses during the emergence of the Omicron variant. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Tags: Adult Health Coronavirus [CoV] MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report SARS (Severe acute respiratory syndrome) Vaccination Vaccines Death Rates COVID-19 Source Type: news

UAMS Researcher: Early Treatment Could Tame Peanut Allergies in Small Kids
Dr. Stacie Jones co-authored the study, which includes patients from Arkansas Children's Hospital. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Single-payer health care proposal heads to Assembly floor
A bill that would bring publicly funded universal health care to California is heading to the Assembly floor, after passing through its last committee Thursday. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Emily Hamann Source Type: news

Kris Ehresmann, health official leading Minnesota Covid-19 fight, will retire
Kris Ehresmann, the infectious disease commissioner for the Minnesota Department of Health and one of the state's most prominent leaders in the two-year fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, will step down in February. Minnesota Public Radio has a report on Ehresmann's retirement after more than three decades at the state health agency. "Like so many people who have worked in a job they love, I have mixed feelings about saying goodbye," Ehresmann said in a statement. "That said, it has been my… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Mark Reilly Source Type: news

The stock market in Biden ’s first year
Biden's first year in office has been a positive one for U.S. stocks, however his returns lag both Trump and Obama in their first year. #obama (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Q & A with Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center's Dr. Stephen Nimer
Dr. Nimer shares news about the latest treatments and research at one of the state's largest cancer centers. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Eileen Cukier Source Type: news

Q & A with Miami Cancer Institute CEO Dr. Michael Zinner
Dr. Zinner shares news about the latest treatments and research at one of the state's largest cancer centers. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Eileen Cukier Source Type: news

From the Editor: How businesses can help battle cancer
Nearly a third of cancers are linked to lifestyle factors such as sedentary behavior, tobacco use and poor diets. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Mel Mel éndez Source Type: news

How employers can mitigate cancer risk in the workplace
Here are ways that companies can reduce the risk of cancer for their employees. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Brian Bandell Source Type: news

Humana to expand senior primary care into five markets, including Charlotte
Humana Inc. is expanding primary care for seniors in the Charlotte market. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Caroline Hudson Source Type: news

Charlotte Douglas hit hard by American Airlines flight cuts, with 800-plus scrapped for March
American Airlines Group Inc. has slashed thousands of flights across its network for the month of March, including 806 at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. As reported this week and confirmed by the carrier, most of the flight changes by American are targeted at its most popular U.S. hubs. That includes CLT, which had the fourth-highest number of cuts for March made between Jan. 3 and Jan. 10 — behind Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Chicag o-O'Hare International Airport and Philadelphia… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Jenna Martin Source Type: news

Form D Friday: U.S. Navy veteran raises millions for ticket startup
Form D Friday is a Boston Business Journal feature highlighting regulatory filings from Boston-area companies raising capital for new projects or expanding their businesses. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Lucia Maffei Source Type: news

From stargazer to startup founder: Biotech founder advances stem cells
Growing up with a love of astrology, Cellino Biotech founder now advances stem cell treatments (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Jay Fitzgerald Source Type: news

Dangerous precedent': Jan. 6 committee trains its sights on false pro-Trump electors
GOP officials in five states illegitimately claimed to be qualified to declare Donald Trump the winner in 2020. And Trump allies were openly involved. #protrump #allies #electors (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Startups to Watch: SummerBio speeds up Covid testing with a custom automated process
Six months. That ’s how long the founders of SummerBio LLC expected their new business would be used to help with Covid-19 testing. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 21, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Sonya Herrera Source Type: news

Trump's filing cabinets and Post-It notes: New York AG details new areas of interest in company probe
New York Attorney General Letitia James is seeking to gather more evidence in her multiyear investigation into the Trump Organization. #letitiajames #trump #newyorkag #trumporganization (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ivanka Trump Asked by Jan. 6 Committee to Voluntarily Cooperate With Probe
The committee said it is interested in her knowledge of her father’s efforts to convince the then-vice president to prevent ratification of the 2020 presidential election results. #ivankatrump (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Georgia prosecutor requests special grand jury in Trump election probe
The prosecutor for Georgia's biggest county on Thursday requested a special grand jury with subpoena power to aid her investigation into then-President Donald Trump's efforts to influence the U.S.... #prosecutor #grandjury (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump campaign officials, including Giuliani, oversaw 2020 fake electors' plan -CNN
Officials on Donald Trump's 2020 campaign, led by his lawyer Rudy Giuliani, oversaw efforts to put forward illegitimate electors from seven states that the former president lost, CNN reported on... #donaldtrump #campaignofficials #electors #rudygiuliani (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump campaign officials, led by Rudy Giuliani, oversaw fake electors plot in 7 states
Trump campaign officials, led by Rudy Giuliani, oversaw efforts in December 2020 to put forward illegitimate electors from seven states that Trump lost, according to three sources with direct... #campaignofficials #rudygiuliani #electors #trump (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump news - live: Ivanka asked to testify about Jan 6 as ex-president reacts to Georgia grand jury move
Follow the latest updates Former President Donald Trump has defended his “perfect”... #expresident #ivanka #districtattorney #grandjury #fultoncounty #grandjurymove (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Oral immunotherapy induces remission of peanut allergy in some young children
NIH trial found experimental therapy also reduced most children ’s sensitivity to peanut. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - January 20, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Researchers highlight COVID-19 neurological symptoms and need for rigorous studies
Scientists explain the importance of increased research into the underlying causes of Long Covid and possible ways to treat its symptoms. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - January 20, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Fulton County DA requests special grand jury to probe Trump's election interference
A Georgia district attorney investigating former President Donald Trump's efforts to overturn the 2020 election results in the state has requested a special grand jury to gather evidence and... #fultoncountyda #donaldtrump #grandjury #districtattorney (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hawaii Dental Association names new president
The Hawaii Dental Association is the state ’s oldest and largest voluntary nonprofit membership organization representing dentists. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Olivia Peterkin Source Type: news

Triad Adult & Pediatric Medicine moves to renovated building in downtown High Point
Triad Adult& Pediatric Medicine has moved one of its locations from Commerce Avenue to a renovated building on Elm Street in High Point. The health provider will offer a wide range of services at this location. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Lillian Johnson Source Type: news

Encompass Health creating an independent, publicly traded company for its home health and hospice
The deal is expected to close this year and rebranding will take place in the spring. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

TSAOG Orthopaedics & Spine tripling footprint in Brooks center
The expansion adds about 15,500 square feet to the clinical center. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: W. Scott Bailey Source Type: news

American Airlines trims planned MSP flights to Chicago, Dallas and other destinations
American Airlines has cut roughly 140 flights originally scheduled for March between Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and airports in Chicago, Dallas, Philadelphia and other cities. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Connor Penegar; Brianna Kelly Source Type: news

Portland health care software maker sold to Phoenix rival
The deal creates a combined company with more than 850 employees and serves more than 27,000 clinics. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Malia Spencer Source Type: news

Humana's CenterWell Senior Primary Care expands into more markets, including DFW
CenterWell Senior Primary Care, one of Humana Inc. ’s senior primary care brands, is expanding in five new markets this year, including North Texas. Its plans also include expansion to the DFW, Louisville, Phoenix, Nashville and Charlotte. CenterWell is planning to establish a total of 26 new centers. It will begin operating at the end of this y ear and expand into 2023. This is the brand's first venture into Kentucky, Tennessee and Arizona. CenterWell along with Conviva Care Centers are operated… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Laurel Deppen Source Type: news