Ampio Provides Corporate Update
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Feb. 21, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE American: AMPE) a development stage biopharmaceutical company, executing a Special Protocol Assessment ("SPA") Phase III clinical tria... Biopharmaceuticals, Orthopaedic Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Ampion, osteoarthritis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cerus Endovascular Successfully Completes Series B Financing and Receives U.S. FDA Approval for its First Microcatheter
Completion of Series B Financing Round Strengthens and Readies the Company for Commercialization of Two Products During the Second Quarter of 2020 FREMONT, Calif. and OXFORD, England, Feb. 21, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Cerus End... Devices, Interventional, Neurology, Venture Capital, FDA Cerus Endovascular, microcatheter, Neqstent, Aneurysm Bridging (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA warns companies marketing unproven products, derived from marijuana, that claim to treat or cure cancer
(Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - February 21, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Kallyope Inc. Appoints Peter Hecht to Board of Directors
NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Kallyope Inc., a leading biotechnology company focused on identifying and pursuing therapeutic opportunities involving the gut-brain axis, today announced that Peter Hecht, Ph.D., CEO of... Biopharmaceuticals, Personnel Kallyope, gut-brain axis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lilly Completes Acquisition of Dermira
INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 20, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Dermira, Inc. (NASDAQ: DERM). The acquisition expands Lilly's immunology pipeline wi... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, Mergers & Acquisitions Eli Lilly, Dermira, lebrikizumab, atopic dermatitis, QBREXZA, glycopyrronium (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Carestream Dental and Burkhart Dental Supply Partner to Deliver Digital Technology to More Doctors
ATLANTA—Doctors will soon have greater access to Carestream Dental ’s innovative technology thanks to a new partnership with Burkhart Dental Supply. As an authorized dealer, Burkhart will be able to market, sell, install and service nearly all of Carestream Dental’s equipment, accessories and imaging software.No matter where a doctor is on their digital journey, this new partnership makes it easy for the Burkhart team to guide and support them along the way with access to Carestream Dental technology. For example, the CS 8100 3D extraoral imaging system can capture high-resolution 3D images for a more con...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - February 20, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

New MolecuLight i:X(R) Upgrade Enables Faster, More Accurate Digital Wound Measurement
i:X Platform's Precise Wound Measurement, along with Fluorescence Imaging, for More Accurate Detection and Ongoing Documentation of Wounds TORONTO, Feb. 20, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) - MolecuLight Inc., the world's leader in handhe... Devices, Wound Care MolecuLight, fluorescence imaging, MolecuLight i:X (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Carestream Dental Introduces Digital Dentistry Difference Education Campaign
Initiative will transform public understanding and conversation about dental tech; updated Carestream Dental branding reinforces digital focusCHICAGO—Carestream Dental, an industry-leading provider of integrated digital dental solutions, introduced its Digital Dentistry Difference public education campaign today at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting. Through this campaign, the company will directly educate consumers about the benefits of digital dentistry and will arm doctors with resources to prompt conversation with their patients, solving a significant awareness gap that research suggests is ha...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - February 20, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Astellas and Seattle Genetics Receive FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation for PADCEV(TM) (enfortumab vedotin-ejfv) in Combination with Pembrolizumab in First-Line Advanced Bladder Cancer
Breakthrough Therapy Designation Based on Initial Results from Phase 1b/2 EV-103 Clinical Trial TOKYO and BOTHELL, Wash., Feb. 19, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503, President and CEO: Kenji Yasukawa, Ph.... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology, FDA Astellas Pharma, Seattle Genetics, Enfortumab Vedotin, Urothelial Cancer (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ZAP Surgical to Bring World-Class Brain Tumor Treatments to Rural German Hospital
Bonifatius Hospital in Lingen to Be Among the First in Europe to Offer the Latest Advances in Stereotactic Radiosurgery SAN CARLOS, Calif., Feb. 19, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- ZAP Surgical Systems, Inc. today announced an agreeme... Devices, Oncology, Neurosurgery ZAP Surgical Systems, ZAP-X, stereotactic, radiosurgery, radiotherapy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Duke University and Leica Microsystems Establish Center of Excellence in Microscopy
DURHAM, N.C., Feb. 19, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Duke University and Leica Microsystems, Inc. have combined efforts to establish the Leica Microsystems Center of Excellence at Duke University Light Microscopy Core Facility. The new... Devices Leica Microsystems, Microscopy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Paragon 28(R) announces launch of Phantom(R) Hindfoot TTC/TC System to address TTC and TC arthrodesis
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Feb. 18, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Since its inception, Paragon 28® has obsessed over every aspect of foot and ankle surgery. Committed to creating tailored solutions to improve surgical outcomes, Paragon 28&r... Devices, Orthopaedic, Product Launch Paragon 28, Phantom Hindfoot, arthrodesis, hindfoot fusion (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

DBT finds more cancers, reduces unnecessary recalls
Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) found more than twice as many cancers as...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Doubts persist over DBT's clinical impact DBT decreases the need for short-term follow-up USA Today: DBT's value unproven, but marketing vigorous DBT finds more cancers of all types than FFDM Synthesized 2D mammography identifies smaller lesions (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 19, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Low - Cost Marketing of Stimulants to Physicians May Increase Rx Rates
Authors say that given misuse starts in adolescence, marketing to these providers should be examined (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 19, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Low-Cost Marketing of Stimulants to Physicians May Increase Rx Rates
TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2020 -- Low-cost marketing to physicians may be driving up stimulant prescribing rates, according to a research letter published online Jan. 21 in JAMA Pediatrics. Scott E. Hadland, M.D., M.P.H., from Boston Medical Center, and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NASA Could Get a Raise Next Year to Help Fund a 2024 Human Trip to the Moon
For decades, NASA has been the kid politely asking for a raise in its allowance. Time was NASA’s pocket money was huge. Go back 54 years, to 1966, and the space agency was getting $5.9 billion a year—which would be a tidy $47 billion in 2020 dollars. That represented 4.1% of America’s annual household budget. But in 1966 there was also a bully on the block, whose mailbox at the time read “the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.” They were racing the U.S. to be the first to leave the block altogether and fly to the moon, so the States were willing to spend whatever amount of money it took to b...
Source: TIME: Science - February 18, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized newsletter Space Source Type: news

Sara Dakar to Join Jay Pharma as Vice President, Product Development
ATLANTA, Feb. 18, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- AMERI Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMRH) (the "Company"), brings to the attention of its shareholders a press release issued by Jay Pharma Inc. ("Jay Pharma") today to anno... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology, Personnel Jay Pharma, cannabidiol, CBD (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cerus Endovascular Receives CE Mark Approval for its Contour Neurovascular System(TM), Designed to Treat Intracranial Aneurysms
Commercial Sales Across European Union Expected to Begin in Second Quarter of 2020 FREMONT, Calif. and OXFORD, England, Feb. 18, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Cerus Endovascular Ltd., a privately-held, commercial stage medical devic... Devices, Interventional, Radiology, Regulatory Cerus Endovascular, Contour Neurovascular System, intracranial aneurysm (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

LumiThera to Expand Research into Diabetic Retinopathy for Valeda(R) Light Delivery System
SEATTLE, Feb. 18, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- LumiThera Inc., a commercial stage medical device company delivering photobiomodulation (PBM) treatment for ocular disorders and diseases, today announced it has initiated further studies... Devices, Ophthalmology LumiThera , photobiomodulation, Diabetic Retinopathy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

MMI SpA Appoints Ryan Rhodes as Chief Commercial Officer
CALCI, Italy, Feb. 18, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- MMI SpA, an Italian company dedicated to improving clinical outcomes for patients undergoing microsurgery, announced today the appointment of Ryan Rhodes to the position of Global Ch... Devices, Surgery, Personnel MMI, robotic surgery (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The Rise Of RevOps: Rethinking The Structure Of Modern GTM Teams
Marketing and sales may have once been considered departments dominated by creativity and people skills, but today, marketing and sales look much more technical and operational due to the explosion of marketing applications. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bhaskar Roy, CommunityVoice Source Type: news

Coronavirus fears nix Facebook summit in San Francisco
Facebook said Friday that the company will nix a San Francisco event it had planned in March due to possible health issues from the fast-spreading coronavirus. “Our priority is the health and safety of our teams, so out of an abundance of caution, we cancelled our Global Marketing Summit due to evolving public health risks related to coronavirus," Facebook spokesman Anthony Harrison stated in an email to the Business Times. The Global Marketing Summit , which unites Facebook employees from around… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ted Andersen Source Type: news

Coronavirus fears nix Facebook summit in San Francisco
Facebook said Friday that the company will nix a San Francisco event it had planned in March due to possible health issues from the fast-spreading coronavirus. “Our priority is the health and safety of our teams, so out of an abundance of caution, we cancelled our Global Marketing Summit due to evolving public health risks related to coronavirus," Facebook spokesman Anthony Harrison stated in an email to the Business Times. The Global Marketing Summit , which unites Facebook employees from around… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 18, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ted Andersen Source Type: news

Investigating Google's suicide-prevention efforts in celebrity suicides using agent-based testing: a cross-national study in four European countries - Arendt F, Haim M, Scherr S.
RATIONALE: Google can act as a "gatekeeper" for individuals who seek suicide-related information online (e.g., "how to kill oneself"). The search engine displays a "suicide-prevention result" (SPR) at the very top of some suicide-related search results. Th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

West Elects New Director to the Board
EXTON, Pa., Feb. 17, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced the Company's Board of Directors has elected... Biopharmaceuticals, Drug Delivery, Personnel West Pharmaceutical Services (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

PharmaMar and Jazz Pharmaceuticals Announce FDA Acceptance and Priority Review of New Drug Application for Lurbinectedin in Relapsed Small Cell Lung Cancer
Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) date set for August 16, 2020. MADRID and DUBLIN, Feb. 17, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- PharmaMar (MSE:PHM) and Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) announce that the U.S. Food and Drug Admi... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology, FDA Jazz Pharmaceuticals, PharmaMar , lurbinectedin (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Who is man's best friend? To some people with dementia, it's a robot dog
(Natural News) A California company is marketing a robotic dog they’re developing to be a best friend that can comfort people who are living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. The makers said that this robot dog will be able to provide companionship for people by responding to human voice and touch with “life-like motions.” Entrepreneur Tom... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Regulating alcohol marketing on social media: outcomes and limitations of marketing restrictions of Finland's 2015 Alcohol Act - Katainen A, Kauppila E, Svensson J, Lindeman M, Hellman M.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of the 2015 law restricting alcohol marketing on social media in Finland. METHOD: The study compared posts that market alcohol on Finnish and Swedish social media in terms of number, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Coronavirus fears kill Facebook summit at San Francisco's Moscone Center
Facebook Inc. said Friday that it will nix a San Francisco event it had planned in March due to possible health issues from the fast-spreading coronavirus. “Our priority is the health and safety of our teams, so out of an abundance of caution, we cancelled our Global Marketing Summit due to evolving public health risks related to coronavirus," Facebook spokesman Anthony Harrison stated in an email to the San Francisco Business Times, a sister publi cation of the Silicon Valley Business Journal. The… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 15, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ted Andersen Source Type: news

Coronavirus fears kill Facebook summit at San Francisco's Moscone Center
Facebook Inc. said Friday that it will nix a San Francisco event it had planned in March due to possible health issues from the fast-spreading coronavirus. “Our priority is the health and safety of our teams, so out of an abundance of caution, we cancelled our Global Marketing Summit due to evolving public health risks related to coronavirus," Facebook spokesman Anthony Harrison stated in an email to the San Francisco Business Times, a sister publi cation of the Silicon Valley Business Journal. The… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 15, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ted Andersen Source Type: news

Caretaker Medical Adds ECG Patch to the Caretaker(R) Wireless Continuous Blood Pressure and Patient Monitoring Platform
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Feb. 14, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Caretaker Medical, a leader in clinical-grade wireless patient monitoring and maker of the Caretaker® wearable patient monitor that utilizes a simple Finger Cuff to measu... Devices, Monitoring Caretaker Medical, Continuous Blood Pressure, wireless monitoring (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Biocept Appoints Cory J. Dunn Senior Vice President of Commercial Operations
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 14, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Biocept, Inc. (Nasdaq: BIOC), a leading commercial provider of liquid biopsy tests designed to provide physicians with clinically actionable information to improve the outcomes of patie... Diagnostics, Personnel Biocept, liquid biopsy, Target Selector, TRK proteins (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Kleo Pharmaceuticals Elects CEO Doug Manion, MD, FCRP (C), New Chairman of the Board
Former Board Chairman Dr. Tom Lynch, New President and Director at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, to Remain a Consultant NEW HAVEN, Conn., Feb. 14, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Kleo Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an immuno-oncolog... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology, Personnel Kleo Pharmaceuticals (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How Juul gets kids addicted to vaping: it's even worse than you think | Nancy Jo Sales
Massachusetts is suing the e-cigarette company for its predatory ads to children. Hopefully other states will follow suitWhen youread the lawsuit brought yesterday by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts against Juul Labs, claiming the e-cigarette company aggressively marketed its product to children and teens, you wonder if anyone at Juul ever thought to ask: “Gee, do you think anybody will find this marketing strategy unseemly?” Or even: “Do you think we could go to hell for this?”Related:Lungs damaged by smoking can heal – studyContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 14, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Nancy Jo Sales Tags: E-cigarettes Health Smoking Society Science US news World news Source Type: news

Unilever to Stop Marketing to Children
Title: Unilever to Stop Marketing to ChildrenCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/13/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/14/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - February 14, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Marketing To 100-Year-Olds: How Longevity Will Transform Finance, Healthcare And Education
Stanford University is addressing a pressing and fascinating question: What happens to society when everyone starts living to 100? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Shama Hyder, Contributor Source Type: news

Food giant Unilever will stop targeting kids in ads
Owner of brands including Ben& Jerry's and Popsicle cites spike in childhood obesity for marketing shift. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

INVO Bioscience Announces Appointment of Inger Britt Carlsson as VP of Medical Affairs
SARASOTA, Fla., Feb. 13, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- INVO Bioscience, Inc. (OTCQB: IVOB), a medical device company focused on treating infertility with its FDA-cleared INVOcell® product, today announced the appointment of Inger B... Devices, Personnel INVO Bioscience, INVOcell, Assisted Reproductive Technology (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Results Validating the Versatility of NuVasive's MaXcess(R) Retractor in Prone Single-Position XLIF(R) and Posterior Fixation Published in The European Spine Journal
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 13, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), the leader in spine technology innovation, focused on transforming spine surgery with minimally disruptive, procedurally integrated solutions, today annou... Devices, Orthopaedic, Neurosurgery NuVasive, pro-XLIF, MaXcess, retractor, spine surgery (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Decipher GRID Signature Predicts Benefit from Chemotherapy in Men Diagnosed with Metastatic Prostate Cancer
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 13, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Decipher Biosciences, a commercial-stage precision oncology company committed to improving patient care, initially focused on urologic cancers, today announced that a Decipher GRID mole... Diagnostics, Oncology Decipher Biosciences, Decipher GRID, prostate cancer (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lawsuit claims Juul bought ads on Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon
According to the lawsuit, Juul rejected a marketing proposal targeting adults. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Juul Bought Ads Appearing on Cartoon Network and Other Youth Sites, Suit Claims
The case, brought by Massachusetts after a lengthy investigation, presents some of the strongest evidence the vaping company was marketing to teenagers. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sheila Kaplan Tags: E-Cigarettes Juul Labs Inc Suits and Litigation (Civil) Teenagers and Adolescence Attorneys General Advertising and Marketing Healey, Maura (1971- ) Massachusetts your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

Alternative to Alimta Coming for Mesothelioma Patients
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted final approval of Pemfexy, a new brand of the chemotherapy drug pemetrexed, to combat malignant mesothelioma and advanced stage non-small cell lung cancer. The approval will allow oncologists to offer an alternative to Alimta, which today is considered standard pemetrexed and manufactured by Eli Lilly and Company. The chemotherapy drug is designed to block DNA replication and cell division. However, Pemfexy will not be available until February 2022. The FDA approval is limited to pleural mesothelioma patients whose disease is unresectable. Pemfexy is produced by Eagle Pharm...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - February 12, 2020 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Matt Mauney Source Type: news

Avidity Biosciences Appoints Joseph Baroldi as Chief Operating Officer
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 12, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Avidity Biosciences, Inc. (Avidity), a privately-held biotechnology company pioneering Antibody Oligonucleotide Conjugates (AOCs™), announced today the appointment of Joseph Baroldi as ... Biopharmaceuticals, Personnel Avidity Biosciences, Antibody-Oligonucleotide Conjugates, muscular dystrophy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Juul Bought Ads Appearing on Cartoon Network and Other Youth Sites, Suit Claims
The case, brought by Massachusetts after a lengthy investigation, presents some of the strongest evidence the vaping company was marketing to teenagers. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sheila Kaplan Tags: Teenagers and Adolescence E-Cigarettes Suits and Litigation (Civil) Attorneys General Advertising and Marketing Juul Labs Inc Healey, Maura (1971- ) Massachusetts your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

Cincinnati health care firm adds P & G veteran to C-suite
Home Helpers, a Montgomery-based firm associated with in-home care for seniors and others in more than 1,000 communities nationwide, has hired Kimberly Demaree as the company ’s first chief performance officer. Demaree, who previously was chief marketing officer for Champion Windows and Home Exteriors in Cincinnati and earlier in her career was a senior marketing specialist for Procter& Gamble Co., will join the Home Helpers leadership team and direct franchise services, training and marketing. “She… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Juul Advertised Its Products on Kids ’ Websites, New Lawsuit Alleges
As beleaguered e-cigarette maker Juul Labs tries to distance itself from its teen-friendly image and convince the world its products are for adult smokers only, a new lawsuit in Massachusetts claims the company advertised on websites for kids’ television networks and provided free products to social-media influencers and celebrities that appeal to youths. Vaping “is a public health crisis in Massachusetts and around the country,” the state’s Attorney General Maura Healey said at a Feb. 12 press conference announcing the lawsuit. “Today we’re suing the company that started it all.” ...
Source: TIME: Health - February 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized E-Cigarettes public health Source Type: news

Cincinnati health care firm adds P & G veteran to C-suite
Home Helpers, a Montgomery-based firm associated with in-home care for seniors and others in more than 1,000 communities nationwide, has hired Kimberly Demaree as the company ’s first chief performance officer. Demaree, who previously was chief marketing officer for Champion Windows and Home Exteriors in Cincinnati and earlier in her career was a senior marketing specialist for Procter& Gamble Co., will join the Home Helpers leadership team and direct franchise services, training and marketing. “She… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Massachusetts sues Juul over e-cigarette marketing tactics
Massachusetts has sued electronic cigarette giant Juul Labs Inc., accusing the company of deliberating targeting young people through its marketing campaigns (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Regenexx, First to Use Stem Cells in Orthopedic Therapy, Marks 15th Anniversary
More than 90,000 procedures performed BROOMFIELD, Colo., Feb. 12, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Regenexx, the world's largest, cohesive physician group dedicated to practicing advanced orthobiologics and the first to use stem cells ... Regenerative Medicine, Orthopaedic Regenexx, orthobiologic, stem cell (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news