Debunking The Myths And Reality Of Artificial Intelligence
In this article, we debunk key AI myths and misunderstandings that are distracting organizations and derailing many AI initiatives. We recommend practical solutions to accelerate AI adoption with fewer risks and maximum transformative effects on current and future business and workforce. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Dr. Ahmed El Adl, Contributor Source Type: news

North Carolina May Finally Let Women Revoke Consent During Sex
For years, legislators have declined to close a harmful loophole in state sexual assault laws, but advocates say 2019 could be the year that no means no in North Carolina. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Janet Burns, Women at Forbes Source Type: news

Can AI Help Doctors Treat Depression? These Startups Think So
To tackle depression and anxiety, startups are coming out with a range of AI-based tools designed to help psychiatrists and family doctors optimize care sooner. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Yaron Carni, Contributor Source Type: news

How The Bidens Earned More Than $3 Million While They Were In The White House
The Bidens made over $3 million while Joe Biden served as vice president. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michela Tindera, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Priority Review Vouchers Have Helped To Improve Access To Drugs Targeting Neglected Diseases
Criticism of the Priority Review Voucher (PRV) program has been directed at the lack of requirements for a developed drug to be novel, and to be made affordable. A growing number of novel treatments with post-marketing access plans in place appear to be addressing critics'concerns. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joshua Cohen, Contributor Source Type: news

AI Startup Zebra Medical Vision Enlists Deep Learning To Save Lives
Zebra Medical Vision is helping doctors make the right decisions by developing deep learning algorithms for interpretation of medical images, working with data and research partners to train the algorithms and validate their efficacy, and integrating with the workflow of practicing radiologists. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Gil Press, Contributor Source Type: news

Humana: ‘Unhealthy Days’ For Seniors Drop As Social Determinants Screened
Humana said Medicare Advantage enrollees in cities where they are screened for social determinants of health have seen a 2.7% reduction in their unhealthy days since 2015. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Source Type: news

For Better And Worse, Could Banking Become Like Healthcare?
There are three ways banking could become like healthcare--and two out of three would be for the better. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Shevlin, Contributor Source Type: news

The Woman Who Nearly Died Ten Times To Defeat Depression
A new book tells the story of the extreme lengths one woman went to overcome her treatment-resistant depression – participating in an experimental therapy that brought her to near-brain death multiple times. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 22, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David DiSalvo, Contributor Source Type: news

London's Culture Of Beauty Technology Today
How does new technology and social media affect our growing obsession with self-improvement, wellness and beauty? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Julian Vigo, Contributor Source Type: news

What ESPN Has To Do With Improving Health
Here are four problems that ESPN is trying to address. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Why State Senator Walsh Said Nurses'Play Cards For A Considerable Amount Of The Day '
Here is what Washington State Senator Maureen Walsh (R) said about a bill that would mandate uninterrupted meal and rest periods for nurses (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Why Sen. Walsh Said Nurses'Play Cards For A Considerable Amount Of The Day '
Here is what Washington State Senator Maureen Walsh (R) said about a bill that would mandate uninterrupted meal and rest periods for nurses (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Marijuana Users Gain Less Weight Than Non-Users Despite The Munchies, Study Suggests
Despite the calorie-cramming power of the munchies, could marijuana users have an edge when it comes to weight gain compared to non-users? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 21, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David DiSalvo, Contributor Source Type: news

Hacking Darwin: The Ultimate Guide To 21st Century Sex Education
Will those who choose to conceive the old fashioned way will be shunned for carelessly leaving the important process of evolution to natural selection? Will this mean the end of disease, a democratization of innate talents, and the ubiquity of broad shoulders, thin waists and great hair? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David Sable, Contributor Source Type: news

In Medicare-For-All Debate, Insurers Bet They're Loved More Than Bernie
Amid Medicare for All debate, health insurance companies are touting their growing businesses and surveys showing consumer support. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Source Type: news

What Is The Number One Killer Of People Ages 5 to 29?
It is the ninth leading cause of death overall globally and resulted in about 1.35 million people dying in 2016 alone. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Anora: The Smart Glove Helping The Blind
Nikola Krstic, a graduate from the Electrical Engineering School in Belgrade, has created a smart glove prototype called Anora- that helps the blind and visually impaired move unaided without a service dog or white cane. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Rebecca Banovic, Contributor Source Type: news

WannaCry Hero Marcus Hutchins Pleads Guilty To Creating Banking Malware
WannaCry hero, Marcus Hutchins, pleads guilty to creating and distributing banking malware and reignites the debate about the role of black hat hackers in the cybersecurity industry. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Davey Winder, Contributor Source Type: news

The Latest Listeria Is About Deli Meats And Cheeses
One person has already died from this outbreak, according to the CDC. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Talk Of Medicare For All Unnerving Investors
Earlier this week, UnitedHealthCare CEO David Wichmann's statement that Medicare for All would lead to a " wholesale disruption " of the U.S. healthcare system, appeared to spook investors. This sent healthcare stocks tumbling and into volatility mode. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joshua Cohen, Contributor Source Type: news

If UnitedHealth Doesn ’t Get Magellan, It Fits Anthem’s Services Strategy
Anthem and UnitedHealth Group are reportedly interested in acquiring Magellan Health to bolster their pharmacy benefits and health services businesses. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Source Type: news

Important Steps To Shaping A Healthier Future Of Food
As emerging technology brings information to the fingertips of consumers, people ’s perspective on food& health is changing resulting in change in the marketplace. However, the changes observed in the industry may be the tip of the iceberg, this article highlights why. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Julia B. Olayanju, Women at Forbes Source Type: news

Caregivers: When's The Last Time You Took A Vacation?
Time to relax and recharge is essential for you and your loved one (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Next Avenue, Contributor Source Type: news

Washington State's Public Long-Term Care Program Is On The Verge Of Becoming Law
Washington State is on the verge of passing the nation's first universal public long-term care insurance program. How would it work? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Howard Gleckman, Contributor Source Type: news

A Sense Of Oneness May Be A Key To Happiness
How " one " you feel with the universe may matter more to happiness than what religion you are. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alice G. Walton, Contributor Source Type: news

Indiana Legislature Stopped Optometrists' Competition in the Blink of An Eye
An innovative online eye test is banned in Indiana, not because it is unsafe, but because entrenched interests convinced lawmakers to ban it in a 2016 law. Now, they are fighting back in court against protectionism. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Andrew Wimer, Contributor Source Type: news

Lessons On Longevity- What The East Can Teach The West To Harness The'Longevity Dividend '
What the East can teach the West on turning the ‘ageing challenge'into a'longevity dividend'. We need a strategy to excite citizens, government and business on the positive aspects of living longer- with healthy longevity as one of the most promising opportunities of the 21st century. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tina Woods, Contributor Source Type: news

Why Hospitals Should Fear Blue Cross Primary Care Centers
Blue Cross Blue Shield plans in Florida, Illinois, Texas and New Jersey are opening primary care medical centers in communities across the country U.S. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Source Type: news

Plenity Now Is FDA-Approved For Weight Management
Here is how this new capsule is supposed to work. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Pharmas That Own Their Markets
To take some of the complexity of investing in pharma stocks, look at the companies that dominate their markets. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ken Berman, Contributor Source Type: news

AI Healthcare Startup Aidoc Raises $27 Million
Forbes 30 Under 30-founded medical imaging startup Aidoc announces a $27 million raise, to bring their total funding to $40 million. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ayurella Horn-Muller, Contributor Source Type: news

Best Buy Continues To Bet On Digital Health With New TytoHome Deal
Best Buy is the first U.S. retailer to exclusively sell the TytoHome medical device kit made by telehealth startup Tyco Care. Consumers can conduct different medical tests and connect with physicians live for diagnosis. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Andria Cheng, Contributor Source Type: news

One More Sign Best Buy Is Serious About Digital Health Business
Best Buy, seeking to remain relevant in the age of Amazon, is the first U.S. retailer to sell exclusively TytoHome medical device kit made by telehealth startup Tyco Care. Consumers can do different medical tests and connect with physicians live for diagnosis. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Andria Cheng, Contributor Source Type: news

UnitedHealth: DaVita Medical Deal ‘Progressing’ On Path To Close
UnitedHealth Group CEO David Wichmann says the insurer has a " clear path to approval " in closing the $4.3 billion acquisition of DaVita Medical Group. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Source Type: news

ICER's Growing Impact On Drug Pricing And Reimbursement
ICER ’s greatest influence is not on the binary drug coverage decisions (cover or not), but rather the net price and the conditions of reimbursement or utilization controls once a drug is covered. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joshua Cohen, Contributor Source Type: news

Are Your Brave Enough To Bring Your Customers Or Patients Into Your Boardroom?
The Walton Centre in Liverpool is a world class health facility that specializes in neurology, neurosurgery, spinal and pain management services. To improve the patient experience, they bring patients into their board room to tell their stories. Are you brave enough to follow in their footsteps? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Adrian Swinscoe, Contributor Source Type: news

After Bernie ’s Tweet, UnitedHealth’s CEO Describes ‘Wholesale Disruption’ Of Medicare For All
UnitedHealth CEO David Wichmann said the insurer has long favored universal coverage but not via certain Medicare for All proposals he described as a " wholesale disruption of American healthcare. " (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Source Type: news

The Countries With The Most Reported Measles Cases In 2019 [Infographic]
So far this year, 170 countries have reported 112,163 measles cases to the World Health Organization. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Niall McCarthy, Contributor Source Type: news

Artificial Intelligence Powering Boom in Israel's Digital Health Sector
AI medical use cases include but are not limited to decision support tools for physicians, medical imaging analysis using computer vision, and big data analytics for population health management. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Amir Mizroch, Contributor Source Type: news

Brain-Controlled Prosthetics And The Brilliance Of Brutal Simplicity
Big problems don't necessarily require complicated solutions. At TWIN Global 2018, former US Army doctor, DARPA program manager and entrepreneur, Dr. Geoffrey Ling, shares compelling examples of applying " brutal simplicity " to resolve grand challenges-- while not letting reality get in the way. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Robert C. Wolcott, Contributor Source Type: news

PBM Executives Questioned On Drug Pricing Practices By Senate Finance Committee
In the wake of a proposal by the Department of HHS to remove safe harbor protections from rebates, PBMs have been resistant to full transparency, especially as it pertains to the net prices they pay for drugs and other fees they obtain in exchange for administering drug benefits. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joshua Cohen, Contributor Source Type: news

Rite Aid Touts ‘Transparent’ PBM Amid Industry Turmoil
Rite Aid's PBM EnvisionRxOptions is growing during a period of industry scrutiny and consolidation. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Source Type: news

Blocking Medicaid Work Requirements Is Unwise
The recent ruling by Judge James E. Boasberg blocking Medicaid work requirements in Kentucky and Arkansas is a step in the wrong direction. Medicaid work requirements enable states to preserve funding for the truly needy. Without it, some may be forced to cancel the Medicaid expansion altogether. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sally Pipes, Contributor Source Type: news

Allergy Season Is Getting Worse, Thanks To Climate Change
One of the unanticipated effects of climate change is its effect on annual pollen counts. Allergy season is getting longer and more intense around the world, according to a new study that looked at data spanning 26 years and 3 continents. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Steven Salzberg, Contributor Source Type: news

New Poll Says Americans Are'Satisfied' With Their Health, But Does Our Health Reality Measure Up?
The latest Gallup poll on life satisfaction shows that Americans are generally " very satisfied " with their personal health, but a look at several major health statistics tells a much different story. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David DiSalvo, Contributor Source Type: news

Gallup Poll Finds Most Americans Satisfied With Their Health, But Health Stats Tell A Darker Story
The latest Gallup poll on life satisfaction shows that Americans are generally " very satisfied " with their personal health, but a look at several major health statistics tells a much different story. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David DiSalvo, Contributor Source Type: news

Here Is A Major Soil Problem That Will Affect Health
Bill Gates recently wrote about and Rattan Lal won the Japan Prize for his groundbreaking work addressing a major problem that you may not realize. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Ana Ivanovic: Here Are The Tennis Star's 10 Tips On Living Healthy
Since her retirement from professional tennis in late 2016, the former world's number one player has been busy. Here's what she's been up to. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

These 3D-printed Casts From Latvia Could Be The Future Of Healthcare
For many, healing fractures has meant submitting to a heavy and uncomfortable plaster cast. However, two Latvian entrepreneurs are on a mission to change that with 3-D printed casts. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Rebecca Banovic, Contributor Source Type: news