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June 19, 2019
Comorbidities, toxicities, and certain treatments received, including immunotherapy and bone marrow transplants, were found to be the strongest predictors of high costs among oncology patients.
June 19, 2019
Obesity could exacerbate inflammation and worsen clinical disability in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. 
June 19, 2019
Senators Lamar Alexander, R-Tennessee, and Patty Murray, D-Washington, introduced bipartisan legislation that aims to lower some healthcare costs.
June 19, 2019
A Quest Diagnostics webinar discussed how lab services fit in with value-based care strategies and could reduce total healthcare costs, improve care coordination, and enhance member experiences.
June 19, 2019
A recent study examined cognitive changes in a type of migraine termed chronic migraine with medication overuse headache (CM-MOH).
June 19, 2019
Tensions have risen between White House officials and HHS Secretary Alex Azar; a life-saving bladder cancer drug is in short supply; suicide rates for children and young adults have soared.
June 19, 2019
Women 80 years or older with osteoporosis have a high hip fracture probability even when accounting for mortality risk, suggesting that these patients are candidates for drug treatment to prevent hip fractures.
June 19, 2019
The FDA is partnering with COTA, a precision medicine technology company, to gain better insight into treatment variation within subpopulations of patients using real-world data. The program will start with breast cancer and may expand to other cancer types. 
June 18, 2019
CMS has released a proposed rule that would allow clinicians to complete prior authorizations online through a more streamlined process.
June 18, 2019
The FDA said it is expanding a database used by generic drug manufacturers to understand when their product can be approved and marketed.
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