More Women Are Aware Of Pain During Cesareans Than First Thought, Study Suggests
C-sections have become increasingly common over the last few years and are considered safe. However, an audit has suggested accidental awareness in birth-related procedures is. much more common. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alice Broster, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

HHS Secretary Alex Azar Submits ‘Resignation Letter,’ Effective January 20, Inauguration Day
Azar's letter stated that he will resign the day that he was supposed to leave anyway. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Money /money Election 2020 /election-2020 business pharma Source Type: news

Over 11,000 Ice Cream Cartons Recalled Due To Possible Metal Pieces
According to an FDA announcement, Weis Markets has issued a recall. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Business /business Food & Drink /food-drink pharma Source Type: news

5 Ways To Sustain The Antiracism In Medicine Momentum In 2021
The coronavirus pandemic and the national movement sparked by the death of George Floyd have ignited a discussion about racism and public health, but the path forward will require action. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Utibe Essien, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Leadership /leadership Diversity & Inclusion /diversity-inclusion Editors' Pick editors-pick Decision Maker Content decisionmaker Source Type: news

Billionaire Mark Cuban Wants To Lower Drug Prices With Generics Startup
The Dallas, Texas-based company aims to introduce transparency into the supply chain and sell 100 different generic drugs by the end of year. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katie Jennings, Forbes Staff Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Billionaires /worlds-billionaires Business /business Policy /policy Editors' Pick editors-pick Source Type: news

Who Cares? Putting Carers On The Global Agenda
Social entrepreneur Anil Patil is working to formalize employment and protections for South Asia's caregivers who devote their lives to helping others navigate chronic illness, disability, or age. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ashoka, Contributor Tags: Entrepreneurs /entrepreneurs Small Business /small-business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

The Future Of Healthcare Is Mobile
Data show mobile healthcare improves health outcomes, reduces avoidable emergency room use and bridges trust between patients and the healthcare system. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Lisa Fitzpatrick, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Covid-19 Is Bad News For Wild Gorillas, And Not Just Because They Can Catch It
The easiest way to keep Covid-19 away from gorillas would be to stop humans from visiting them, but that isn ’t even close to being a perfect solution. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sara Tabin, Contributor Tags: Science /science Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

Advancing The World Through Biotech With Dr. Michelle McMurry-Heath
The head of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization, or BIO, shares fascinating insights on battling Covid-19, exciting advances being made on other diseases and much else. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Steve Forbes, Forbes Staff Tags: Policy /policy Business /business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Editors' Pick editors-pick Source Type: news

Exscientia Receives A $4.2 Million Grant From The Gates Foundation To Develop New Medicines And Treatments For Infectious Diseases
Based in Oxford, U.K., Exscientia designs and discovers new drugs using artificial intelligence, and received a $4.2 million grant company received recently from the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Marija Butkovic, Contributor Tags: ForbesWomen /forbeswomen Leadership /leadership Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

Taiwan ’s Success Battling Covid-19 Has It Ready To Plan A Reopening Of Its Borders
Taiwan is working on a way to reopen borders for limited international travel through a system that would require confirmation that travelers had received a vaccine, tested negative for Covid-19 prior to their journey among other conditions. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ralph Jennings, Contributor Tags: Asia /asia Business /business Policy /policy Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Lifestyle /lifestyle Travel /travel Source Type: news

Missing Disneyland? The Happiest Place On Earth Is Giving Out Covid-19 Vaccines
Many states, including California, have initiated stadium-sized vaccine distribution sites in order to accomodate thousands of vaccine recipients per day. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nina Shapiro, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Coronavirus Source Type: news

Covid-19 Vaccine Delivery: Can Air Cargo Meet The Challenge?
Ironically, the distribution of Covid-19 vaccines depends on cargo capacity and robust air networks that the pandemic severely disrupted. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Kristy Kiernan, Contributor Tags: Aerospace & Defense /aerospace-defense Business /business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Editors' Pick editors-pick Source Type: news

Researchers Identify New Covid-19 Variant In Ohio
Now that we ’re ramping up our ability to surveil the virus and follow our leads, we must pivot from a place of complacency to one of heightened vigilance. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: William A. Haseltine, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Coronavirus business pharma & Source Type: news

New Covid-19 Variants Reshape Our Understanding Of Reinfection
While Covid-19 reinfections have been reported and confirmed previously, the case of one 45-year-old woman in Brazil is the first to involve the potentially dangerous mutation E484K. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: William A. Haseltine, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Coronavirus business pharma & Source Type: news

Covid-19 Vaccines, Vulnerable To Theft, Leave Healthcare Supply Chains Scrambling For Security
With reports that Covid-19 vaccines are being stolen and sold on the black market, Tom Knight, CEO of Atlanta-based inventory visibility and analytics firm Invistics, says he saw this coming back in April 2020. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sharon Goldman, Contributor Tags: Manufacturing /manufacturing Business /business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

Court Blocks PA Safe Injection Again Despite Data, Citing Federal ‘Crack House’ Statute
Judges acknowledged the potential health benefits of safer consumption spaces, but said prior federal law favored by POTUS-elect Joe Biden has tied their hands. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Janet Burns, Senior Contributor Tags: Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare technology Source Type: news

PA Court Blocks Safehouse Again Despite The Data, Citing Federal ‘Crack House’ Statute
Judges acknowledged the potential health benefits of safer consumption spaces, but said prior federal law favored by POTUS-elect Joe Biden has tied their hands. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Janet Burns, Senior Contributor Tags: Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare technology Source Type: news

When Society Returns To Normal Post-Pandemic, Common Viruses Will Return In Droves
Covid-19 policy measures brought unexpected side effects to the public health sphere. Transmission of other common viruses has hit record lows. Why has this happened, and what will the implications be when the pandemic comes to a close? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: William A. Haseltine, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma & Source Type: news

This Startup Booked $5 Million In 3 Months —Despite The Pandemic
Typically, a pandemic creates significant headwinds which limit a business ’s ability to prosper. In the case of R-Zero, COVID-19 was the reason the company was founded. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Greathouse, Contributor Tags: Entrepreneurs /entrepreneurs Small Business /small-business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

This Startup Booked $5 Million In 3 Months - Despite The Pandemic
Typically, a pandemic creates significant headwinds which limit a business ’s ability to prosper. In the case of R-Zero, COVID-19 was the reason the company was founded. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Greathouse, Contributor Tags: Entrepreneurs /entrepreneurs Small Business /small-business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

The Secret To Glowing Skin? Self-Pleasure
Forbes consults two dermatologists on the skin benefits of masturbation and Consonant Skin+Care on their stigma-shattering Mask and Masturbate initiative. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Anna Haines, Contributor Tags: Style & Beauty /style-beauty Lifestyle /lifestyle Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

Why America Should Look To China To Contain Covid-19
Despite experiencing the world ’s first major epidemic, China has controlled Covid-19 since mid-spring better than almost any other country. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: William A. Haseltine, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma & Source Type: news

If You Build It ... Haven ’s Demise Foretold
Harvard professor talks about Haven's downfall (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Greg Licholai, MD, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Why Some Sexual Harassment Claims Are Considered More Credible Than Others
Women who are young, "conventionally attractive" and appear and act feminine are more likely to be believed when making accusations of sexual harassment, a new University of Washington-led study finds. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Misha Gajewski, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Leadership /leadership ForbesWomen /forbeswomen Source Type: news

Past Covid-19 Infection Gives Vaccine-Like Immunity For Months, Study Finds
A previous Covid-19 infection provides 83% protection against future infection, English researchers found. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Robert Hart, Forbes Staff Tags: Business /business Innovation /innovation Science /science Healthcare /healthcare Editors' Pick editors-pick Breaking breaking-news Coronavirus Source Type: news

Walgreens And CVS Could Vaccinate 50 Million Americans A Month By April
Walgreens and CVS Health have the ability to vaccinate 50 million Americans a month against Covid-19 once the shots are available to the general public by the end of March and early April. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma Source Type: news

A New Coalition Forms To Make Digital Vaccine ID Cards A Reality
More than 10 companies are coming together to make a digital vaccine card for Covid-19. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Leah Rosenbaum, Forbes Staff Tags: Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Science /science Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

CDC Projects Nearly 25% Increase In U.S. Covid-19 Deaths In Next Three Weeks
Up to 92,000 Americans could die from Covid-19 by Feb 6, the CDC predicts. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Robert Hart, Forbes Staff Tags: Business /business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Science /science Policy /policy Editors' Pick editors-pick Breaking breaking-news Coronavirus Source Type: news

Get A Free Bag Of Marijuana With Your Covid-19 Vaccine
Cannabis activists are planning to offer a free bag of marijuana to those receiving the vaccine for Covid-19. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: A.J. Herrington, Contributor Tags: Vices /vices Lifestyle /lifestyle Healthcare /healthcare Editors' Pick editors-pick Source Type: news

For Some Kids, This Last Year Qualifies As An Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE)
Our kids have been soaking it all in, taking on plenty of stress (in some cases, toxic stress) themselves. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Leah Campbell, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Coronavirus Source Type: news

The Pharma Industry Expects Covid-19 To Be Around For The Long Haul
Pfizer, Moderna and other companies are banking on regular Covid-19 vaccinations as an important business line for years to come. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katie Jennings, Forbes Staff Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science Business /business Policy /policy Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

How Has The Covid-19 Pandemic Impacted Cancer Research?
More than twice as many people died from cancer in the U.S. last year than of Covid-19. We asked five researchers about how the pandemic has affected their vital research. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Victoria Forster, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus business pharma & Source Type: news

How To Get Long-Term Care Workers To Take The Covid-19 Vaccine
Many long-term care workers are reluctant to get the covid-19 vaccine, putting residents at risk. Four experts describe how to improve compliance. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Howard Gleckman, Senior Contributor Tags: Personal Finance /personal-finance Money /money Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Decision Maker Content decisionmaker investing personalfinance Source Type: news

How New Covid-19 Variants Might Impact Vaccines
While it ’s highly unlikely a variant will arise that renders current vaccines totally useless, mutations that encourage immune escape could make them less effective. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: William A. Haseltine, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Coronavirus business pharma & Source Type: news

Imbalance In Gut Microbiome Could Worsen Severity Of Covid-19
An imbalance of the microbes in the gut may increase the chance of developing more severe Covid-19 and could also put people at risk of the post viral syndrome known as ‘long Covid’. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Helen Albert, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

How The Jane Club Became Virtual Support For Women In The Pandemic
In March, the Jane Club, a women ’s private membership community, shifted its' programming online due to lockdown from Covid-19. Their temporary fix became much needed support for women all over the country who soon turned to the club for community when they needed it most. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jessica Gold, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Coronavirus Source Type: news

How We See Data And How We Act: Lessons From The Covid-19 Pandemic
A new study looks at how public knowledge, the perception of risk, and behavioral intentions are influenced (or not) by the data one sees. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Drake, Contributor Tags: Science /science Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Coronavirus Source Type: news

Lessons From Covid-19 Can Prepare Us For The Next Pandemic
Public health experts Sarah Wetter and Lawrence Gostin explain how the lessons of Covid-19 can better prepare us for the next pandemic. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sarah Wetter, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

Nearly Half Of ICU Staff Working Through Pandemic Have Mental Health Issues, U.K. Study Shows
Nurses reported worse mental health across a number of metrics, with one in five reporting thoughts of self-harm or suicide. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Robert Hart, Forbes Staff Tags: Business /business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Editors' Pick editors-pick Breaking breaking-news Coronavirus Source Type: news

College Campuses Are Covid-19 Superspreaders, Study Says
College campuses are at risk of becoming Covid-19 superspreaders, especially during the first two weeks, according to a new large study. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Misha Gajewski, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Leadership /leadership Education /education Source Type: news

People Who Live In Nursing Homes Should Be Our Top Covid-19 Priority
2021 is beginning a lot like how 2020 ended. Across the country, there is a steady increase in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations. But there is another population that continues to show a record number of new cases: people who live in nursing homes. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sophie Okolo, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Leadership /leadership Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

People Who Live In Nursing Homes Should Be Our Top Priority
2021 is beginning a lot like how 2020 ended. Across the country, there is a steady increase in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations. But there is another population that continues to show a record number of new cases: people who live in nursing homes. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sophie Okolo, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Leadership /leadership Source Type: news

CVS Ramps Up Vaccinations To 10,000 Nursing Homes A Week
CVS Health is ramping up vaccinations to 10,000 long-term care facilities a week to meet U. S. goals for vaccinating the nation ’s most vulnerable against Covid-19. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus business pharma Source Type: news

Uber, Moderna Partner On Covid-19 Vaccine Information Rollout
Uber and vaccine maker Moderna are partnering to ensure Americans have credible information as they take vaccines against Covid-19 vaccines. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Enterprise Tech /enterprise-tech business pharma Source Type: news

Google Launches $3 Million Fund To Tackle Covid-19 Vaccine Misinformation
Google says it wants to help particular groups of people that are being targeted with false and misleading information about Covid-19 vaccines. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Robert Hart, Forbes Staff Tags: Business /business Policy /policy Media /media Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Social Media /social-media Editors' Pick editors-pick Breaking breaking-news Coronavirus Source Type: news

Did Watching All Those Zombie Movies Prepare You For The Pandemic? Research Says Yes!
While many enjoy these stories, thinking of them as nothing but a guilty pleasure, they may not realize that immersing themselves in fiction has prepared them for the reality of 2020, according to a team of researchers. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Misha Gajewski, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Business /business Hollywood & Entertainment /hollywood-entertainment Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

Pfizer, BioNTech Boost Vaccine Production Goal To 2 Billion Doses In 2021
The companies also expect to apply their mRNA vaccine technology to other diseases, such as flu. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katie Jennings, Forbes Staff Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science Business /business Policy /policy Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

Record Drop In Cancer Mortality Reported For Second Straight Year
The drop is underpinned by significant progress in lung cancer treatment, although it still remains the #1 cause of death from cancer. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Victoria Forster, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science business pharma & Source Type: news

How The Pandemic Set In Motion The Messenger RNA Revolution
The huge push for a vaccine based on messenger RNA (mRNA) against Covid-19 is beginning to bear fruit. As a result, we can expect many more advances, one or several Nobel prizes, and possibly, a whole revolution in the treatment of multiple infectious diseases in the future. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Enrique Dans, Senior Contributor Tags: Leadership Strategy /leadership-strategy Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news