Startup that focuses on metabolic reset Calibrate scores $22.5M in Series A funding
Threshold Ventures led the round with participation from Forerunner Ventures and Redesign Health. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 26, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Massachusetts Launching Free COVID Testing For Child Care Providers
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Health Healthcare Status Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Coronavirus Source Type: news

Community Champions to give COVID-19 vaccine advice and boost take up, DHSC (Published 25th January 2021)
Over £ 23 million funding has been allocated to 60 councils and voluntary groups across England to support those most at risk from COVID-19 - older people, disabled people, and people from ethnic minority backgrounds - and boost vaccine take up. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Poor Lives Matter, but Less
By Jomo Kwame SundaramKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Jan 26 2021 (IPS) Current development fads fetishize data, ostensibly for ‘evidence-based policy-making’: if not measured, it will not matter. So, forget about getting financial resources for your work, programmes and projects, no matter how beneficial, significant or desperately needed. Jomo Kwame Sundaram Measure for measure Agencies, funds, programmes and others lobby and fight for attention by showcasing their own policy agendas, ostensible achievements and potential. Many believe that the more indicators they get endorsed by the ‘international community&...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Food & Agriculture Global Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Biden regime to funnel huge taxpayer dollars into baby murdering factories across America
(Natural News) In 2019 alone, President Donald Trump stripped Planned Parenthood of $60 million in taxpayer funding. The Biden regime is planning to undo this, however, by funneling tens of millions of new taxpayer dollars back into the baby butcher industry. In an announcement, Alexis McGill Johnson, president of the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, expressed... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Steve Hilton drops BOMBSHELL: "Dr. Fauci's institute commissioned research that produced this [COVID-19] virus" after Obama administration banned funding of the controversial research
(Natural News) Last week, “President Biden’s” new Chief Medical Advisor Dr. Fauci, gleefully announced that “President” Biden has agreed to retract President Trump’s decision to withdraw support for the World Health Organization, calling its president Dr. Tedros his “dear friend.” (Article by Patty McMurray republished from 100PercentFedUp.com) Fox News’ The Revolution host Steve Hilton unloaded... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gates Foundation awards nearly $16M to SA biopharma
The funding will support further work needed to take a new contraceptive product to market. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 25, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: W. Scott Bailey Source Type: news

Gates Foundation awards nearly $16M to SA biopharma
The funding will support further work needed to take a new contraceptive product to market. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: W. Scott Bailey Source Type: news

Feminist Movements Continue to Battle Culture of Impunity in Egypt
Mozn HassanBy Sania FarooquiNEW DELHI, India, Jan 25 2021 (IPS) Ten years ago on this day, January 25, one of the biggest revolutions in the world took place in Egypt’s Tahrir Square, as protestors poured into the streets chanting slogans of “Bread, Freedom and Social Justice”, demanding one of the region’s longest-serving and autocratic President Hosni Mubarak to step down. Three weeks later, on February 11th, Mubarak stepped down as president, leaving the Egyptian military in control of the country. Amnesty International in a statement said, several female protestors at Tahrir Square were taken i...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sania Farooqui Tags: Crime & Justice Economy & Trade Gender Gender Violence Headlines Health Human Rights Middle East & North Africa TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

EU pressures AstraZeneca to deliver vaccines as promised
The European Union has lashed out at pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, accusing it of failing to deliver the coronavirus vaccine doses to the bloc that it promised despite getting EU funding to ramp up vaccine production (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Africa: Study shows vaccine nationalism could cost rich countries US$4.5 trillion
[ICC] Paris -- New comprehensive economic modelling shows advanced economies stand to lose trillions of dollars through vaccine nationalism -- more than previously thoughtEconomic benefits of funding multilateral efforts to ensure equitable access to vaccines dwarf the costsAdvanced economies with international linkages have the most to gain from global collaboration on vaccine access and distribution (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 25, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Africa: Study Shows Vaccine Nationalism Could Cost Rich Countries U.S.$4.5 Trillion
[ICC] Paris -- New comprehensive economic modelling shows advanced economies stand to lose trillions of dollars through vaccine nationalism -- more than previously thoughtEconomic benefits of funding multilateral efforts to ensure equitable access to vaccines dwarf the costsAdvanced economies with international linkages have the most to gain from global collaboration on vaccine access and distribution (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 25, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Community Champions to give COVID-19 vaccine advice and boost take up, DHSC
Over £ 23 million funding allocated to 60 councils and voluntary groups across England to expand work to support those most at risk from COVID-19 and boost vaccine take up. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UToledo awarded Department of Defense funding to advance promising new chemotherapy
(University of Toledo) The project relies on a unique cell death pathway to overcome the multidrug resistance that often characterizes triple negative breast cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Brain-to-brain communication demo receives DARPA funding
(Rice University) Rice University neuroengineers have received more than $8 million from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency for preclinical demonstrations of nonsurgical wireless technology for brain-to-brain communication. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Analysis details racial inequity and corrective strategies in research grant funding
(Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center) An analysis by Nicholas Gilpin, PhD, Professor of Physiology and Associate Director of the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Center of Excellence at LSU Health New Orleans School of Medicine, and Michael Taffe, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California San Diego, summarizes long-standing racial inequities in federal funding for biosciences research from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Their report describes prior failures to correct these racial inequities and offers strategies that may be effective in eliminating these disparities. (Source: EurekAlert! -...
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Community Champions to give COVID-19 vaccine advice
Over £23 million funding has been allocated to 60 councils and voluntary groups across England to expand work to support those most at risk from COVID-19 and boost vaccine take up. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - January 25, 2021 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

N.S. dissolves gambling awareness organization, reallocates funds from VLTs
The Nova Scotia government has quietly dissolved a non-profit arm's-length government organization dedicated to funding gambling prevention and research groups, moving the money to a more general mental health pool. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Nova Scotia Source Type: news

Amanda Gorman and the Art of Being Unfinished and Imperfect
A version of this article appeared in this week’s It’s Not Just You newsletter. SUBSCRIBE HERE to have It’s Not Just You delivered to your inbox every Sunday. Ring the bells that still can ring Forget your perfect offering There is a crack, a crack in everything That’s how the light gets in. —Leonard Cohen I am one of those people whose scars are visible—both physical and emotional ones. The scar you notice first when you meet me is on my upper lip. It’s not a surface mark; it’s an intractable knot that bunches the skin like an imperfectly mended hem. (My less tangible sca...
Source: TIME: Health - January 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Susanna Schrobsdorff Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

“Their Hope for a Brighter Future Inspires Us All”
By Yasmine SherifNEW YORK, Jan 23 2021 (IPS) Looking back upon 2020, we all bear the scars of a devastating year; none so much as girls and boys around the world. The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted education for over 1.6 billion children and youth globally and continues to do so. It has also deepened socio-economic inequities and heightened insecurities around the world, further impacting the lives of girls and boys everywhere. Ongoing, protracted conflicts, forced displacement and the worsening climate crisis were no less forgiving. Yasmine Sherif2020 was, in short, a brutal year for the world’s children and youth &nd...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Yasmine Sherif Tags: Africa Armed Conflicts Climate Change Development & Aid Economy & Trade Education Education Cannot Wait. Future of Education is here Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Middle East & North Africa Migrati Source Type: news

Africa: Biden to End Trump-Era Anti-Abortion 'Global Gag Rule'
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] The new president will revoke a policy which prevents foreign groups providing abortion services or counselling from receiving U.S. funding (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - January 22, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Texas Doctor Accused Of Stealing COVID-19 Vaccine For Personal Use
Mishandling the vaccine can result in a loss of government funding, so the doctor was fired after the alleged theft was discovered. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - January 21, 2021 Category: Science Source Type: news

Summary of changes to the GP contract 2021/22
The BMA and NHS England have agreed minor changes to the GP contract for 2021/22. GPonline highlights the key points. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - January 21, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Contracts & funding Source Type: news

Minor changes agreed to GP contract for 2021/22 amid ongoing pandemic pressure
Changes to the GP contract for 2021/22 will be 'minimal' under a deal struck between the BMA and NHS England that will see previously-agreed funding uplifts go ahead, but no major overhaul. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - January 21, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Contracts & funding Source Type: news

MIVI Neuroscience Secures Series B Funding
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Jan. 21, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- MIVI Neuroscience, a medical device company focused on improving clinical outcomes for ischemic stroke patients, today announced the closing of its Series B funding including ... Devices, Interventional, Neurology, Venture Capital MIVI Neuroscience, Q Aspiration System, DAISe , Thrombectomy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The U.S. Fumbled Its Early Vaccine Rollout. Will the Biden Administration Put America Back on Track?
On a frigid morning in January, Trudy Ronnel settled into her favorite sofa chair at the Westminster Place senior-living community in Evanston, Ill., pulled down the neckline on her red blouse and braced herself for a shot she’d anticipated for almost a year. At 92 years old, with multiple medical conditions, she spent most of 2020 fearful of contracting the COVID-19 plague that ravaged the world outside her first-floor window. To protect herself, for the past few months she’d avoided Westminster’s communal rooms, which had provided a means to stay active and engaged but risked becoming a pathogenic petri...
Source: TIME: Health - January 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: W.J. Hennigan, Alice Park and Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Magazine Source Type: news

Change Financing Priorities to Address COVID-19, Conference Hears
By Cecilia RussellJOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Jan 21 2021 (IPS) Innovative financing to resolve COVID-19 crisis was needed, a joint African and Asian parliamentarians’ webinar heard this week. The webinar, facilitated by Asian Population and Development Association (APDA), was aimed at enhancing support for the implementation of International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD)commitments in the face of the pandemic. Most of the delegates from Africa and Asia agreed that implementing the programme of action to provide universal access to sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) by 2030, had suffe...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Cecilia Russell Tags: Asia-Pacific Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Gender Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Population Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Asian Population and Development As Source Type: news

HRSA: Statement of Organization, Functions, and Delegations of Authority
Notice from the Health Resources and Services Administration announcing changes to reorganize sections of the Office of the Administrator, the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, the Healthcare Systems Bureau, the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, and the Bureau of Primary Health Care. Key changes include establishing the Office for the Advancement of Telehealth within the Office of the Administrator and renaming two Offices within the Bureau of Primary Health Care to increase attention and focus on Health Center Program compliance and funding oversight. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - January 21, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

India ’s health tech startup MFine raises $16M in latest funding round led by Heritas Capital
The startup plans to reinforce its leading position in delivering an AI-driven, on-demand healthcare service across India with its new funding. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 21, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Future of mathematics on global stage looks brighter thanks to £ 20 million funding boost
A £ 20 million investment to champion innovation and nurture the greatest minds in mathematical sciences across the UK has been awarded today to the Heilbronn Institute for Mathematical Research (HIMR). (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - January 21, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Announcements, Alumni, Grants and Awards, International, Postgraduate, Research; Faculty of Science, School of Mathematics; Press Release Source Type: news

ARTMS, Isotopia produce PSMA-11 in cyclotron
ARTMS and Isotopia Molecular Imaging have announced the multicurie labeling...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ARTMS, Telix produce PSMA-11 in cyclotron ARTMS Tc-99m gets green light from Health Canada ARTMS raises $19M in funding round Companies partner on gallium-68 imaging ImaginAb inks partnership with ARTMS (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 20, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Care coordination platform Dina scores $7M in Series A funding
The company plans to use the funds to continue to develop its platform and expand nationally.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 20, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Maryland health-tech startup raises eye-popping $100 million
Bethesda ’s Aledade Inc. has raised $100 million in new funding — a nine-figure cherry on top of a monumental growth year in which the firm continued to take its value-based care model to new markets in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic. The local health-tech startup said Tuesday it has closed its Serie s D round led by existing investor Palo Alto, California-based Meritech Capital. Another existing investor, Toronto-based OMERS Growth Equity, and new investors New York’s Tiger Global Management… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 20, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Here ’s What Joe Biden Can Do About the COVID-19 Pandemic Starting On His First Day as U.S. President
Every pandemic starts as a squall—a localized disturbance in a single city or town, causing all manner of problems there, but sparing the larger world outside. Squalls become storms, however, and storms become tempests and before long the entire world is being lashed by winds of disease and death that no one saw coming just a few months before. As President Joe Biden takes office, he is facing nothing short of a pathogenic typhoon, with COVID-19 raging around the world, nowhere more so than in the U.S., with some 24 million cases and 400,000 deaths—more than 20% of the global toll. If the pandemic unfolded in ...
Source: TIME: Health - January 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Everlywell adds investor in $75M subsequent close
After securing the largest venture capital funding round in Austin in 2020, local digital health tech startup  Everlywell Inc. is already making waves in 2021. The startup has landed a new investor, HealthQuest Capital, that has contributed $75 million. The move was a subsequent close of December's $175 million Series D funding. While the funding round doesn't boost Everlywell's $1.3 billion valuation , it has strategic importance because of HealthQuest's experience in commercialization of diagnostics… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 20, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Brent Wistrom Source Type: news

Seattle biotech AltPep closes $23M funding round for Alzheimer ’s research
Seattle biotech AltPep Corp. closed a $23 million series A funding round last week, which will go toward its Alzheimer ’s research. The biotech is a portfolio company of IntuitiveX, a Seattle life science incubator. Altpep's board of directors also made several additions, including Adaptive Biotechnologies CEO Chad Robins; David Goel, managing general partner and founded of Matrix Capital Management; and Joel Mar cus, executive chairman and founder of Alexandria Real Estate Equities and Alexandria… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Megan Campbell Source Type: news

Seattle biotech AltPep closes $23M funding round for Alzheimer ’s research
Seattle biotech AltPep Corp. closed a $23 million series A funding round last week, which will go toward its Alzheimer ’s research. The biotech is a portfolio company of IntuitiveX, a Seattle life science incubator. Altpep's board of directors also made several additions, including Adaptive Biotechnologies CEO Chad Robins; David Goel, managing general partner and founded of Matrix Capital Management; and Joel Mar cus, executive chairman and founder of Alexandria Real Estate Equities and Alexandria… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 19, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Megan Campbell Source Type: news

Treasury agrees ‘limited’ funding to ease discharge blocks
The Treasury has agreed to fund “time-limited” insurance cover to encourage care providers to accept covid patients from hospitals — although some have questioned whether the measure goes far enough to help ease the NHS capacity crisis. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - January 19, 2021 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

HHS Awards $90 Million to Support Health Centers in Addressing Hypertension Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded nearly $90 million in funding to 496 health centers across 48 states, the District of Columbia, Federated States of Micronesia, Puerto Rico, Palau, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Funding aims to address hypertension, improve heart health, and reduce disparities in COVID-19 outcomes among racial and ethnic minority communities. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - January 19, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Ministers must deliver a long-term plan for the social care sector
Responding to an announcement today (Monday) from the Department of Health and Social Care of a £269m investment in social care to increase staff numbers and testing, UNISON general secretary elect Christina McAnea said: “While welcome, the funding will do little to tackle the structural problems blighting the care sector and contributing to the high death toll during the pandemic. “The sector is fragmented, mostly owned by companies focused on maximising profit, and is both underfunded and understaffed. “The government has at least learned some lessons from the fir...
Source: UNISON Health care news - January 18, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Garfield Myrie Tags: News Press release care Christina McAnea Source Type: news

In the money Jan. 18: $255.75M raised by startups
This weekly roundup of funding rounds raised and contracts scored is often a good resource for job seekers, real estate pros and anyone interested in keeping an eye on future competition or potential strategic partners. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 18, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Mike Cronin Source Type: news

In the money Jan. 18: $255.75M raised by startups
This weekly roundup of funding rounds raised and contracts scored is often a good resource for job seekers, real estate pros and anyone interested in keeping an eye on future competition or potential strategic partners. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 18, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Mike Cronin Source Type: news

Md. vaccine company raises another $16M for cancer programs after a strong 2020
The latest funding comes on top of $61.3 million in new funding the local biotech raised in April. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - January 18, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Md. vaccine company raises another $16M for cancer programs after a strong 2020
The latest funding comes on top of $61.3 million in new funding the local biotech raised in April. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 18, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Pay  rise immediately would reassure undervalued staff to stay in NHS
A huge majority of NHS staff say the government doesn’t value their extraordinary efforts ​during the pandemic, according to a UNISON survey​ published today (Monday). As health workers come under increasing strain because of the​ rise in infections and hospital admissions,​ many say they are considering their future in the NHS, the survey finds. More than 10,000 health service staff from across the UK took part in the research, which has also been used as part of evidence submitted by UNISON to the NHS pay review body. The union is calling on the government to give all...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - January 18, 2021 Category: Food Science Authors: Garfield Myrie Tags: News Press release #OneTeam2K government pay Sara Gorton Source Type: news

We Need a Global Coordinated Effort to Secure Equal Access to Safe & Effective Vaccines
A healthcare worker at a testing facility collects samples for the coronavirus at Mimar Sinan State Hospital, Buyukcekmece district in Istanbul, Turkey. Credit: UNDP Turkey/Levent KuluBy Ilze Brands KehrisGENEVA, Jan 18 2021 (IPS) A year into the COVID-19 crisis, countries across the globe continue to face alarming levels of pressure on their health and social services. Education and other essential rights, such as water and sanitation, have been severely compromised. Inequalities and poverty have further deepened with devastating impact on the most vulnerable and marginalised individuals and communities. Many other right...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ilze Brands Kehris Tags: Featured Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Peace TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Conspiracy theories slow down Covid-19 vaccination drive in India
While Facebook has banned anti-vaccine groups, other platforms such as Twitter and WhatsApp are fuelling vaccine rumours and fear mongering. One of the bizarre conspiracy theories doing the rounds is that billionaire Bill Gates is funding some vaccine manufacturers because he wants to reduce population growth! (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Social care sector to receive £269 million to boost staffing levels and testing
The funding announced will protect and support the social care sector, including care homes and domiciliary care providers, by increasing workforce capacity and increasing testing. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - January 18, 2021 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Everlywell adds investor, board member through $75M secondary sale
After securing the largest venture capital funding round in Austin in 2020, local digital health tech startup  Everlywell Inc. is already making waves in 2021. The startup has landed a new investor, HealthQuest Capital, that has contributed $75 million. The move was a secondary sale that provided liquidity to other existing investors, TechCrunch reported. While the funding round doesn't boost Everlywe ll's $1.3 billion valuation, it has strategic importance because of HealthQuest's experience… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Brent Wistrom Source Type: news

Final FY21 Appropriations: DOE Office of Science
Funding for the Department of Energy ’s Office of Science is increasing marginally in fiscal year 2021. Most of its component programs will receive steady funding, though office-wide initiatives in quantum information science and artificial intelligence are receiving substantial boosts, and work is ramping up on the proposed Electron Ion Collider and Cosmic Microwave Background-S4 projects. (Source: FYI: The AIP Bulletin of Science Policy News)
Source: FYI: The AIP Bulletin of Science Policy News - January 15, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: apeterson Source Type: news