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HEALTH MANAGEMENT

Does breastfeeding protect children against asthma?While breastfeeding has been thought to decrease children’s risk of developing allergies and asthma, a new study counters that belief.
How low-income kids benefit when parents have healthcareA new study reveals an important spillover effect of parental Medicaid coverage.
No insurance is growing problem for heart patients, providersTwo new studies address the financial implications of unexpected major healthcare expenses for common cardiovascular conditions and procedures.
Ovarian cancer could be next application for CAR T-cell therapyWhile CAR T-cell therapy has been proven to work for liquid—or blood—cancers, the challenge has been to apply this technology to solid tumors.
COPD executive care team cuts readmission rate in halfThe COPD executive care team at Sanford Medical Center is leading to impressive results. Find out who is part of the team and how it works.
Healthcare leaders must step up to fix the opioid epidemicHealthcare executives have a unique leadership role to play in addressing the opioid crisis. Here’s what you need to do now.
Is there a simple fix for the Part D discount program?A poll from the Biosimilars Council, a division of the Association for Accessible Medicines, has interesting findings about placing biosimilars and branded biologics on a level playing field to save money.
Treating frail elderly patients with multiple myeloma requires different approachTransplant eligibility issues and drug regimen options raise difficult questions when treating older multiple myeloma patients.
Kentucky opioid program drops dispensing by 50%Howard Shaps, MD, senior medical director, WellCare of Kentucky, shares details about the Medicaid insurers’ pilot program designed to fight the opioid epidemic.
Top ways to curtail gender bias in healthcareGender bias in patient care has damaging effects, especially for women.