FDA and Nestle May Not Be Agreeing on Transparency – Cookie Dough Update FDA and Nestle May Not Be Agreeing on Transparency – Cookie Dough Update

We live in a world today where transparency rules and by not working together creates issues such a...

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Friday, June 26, 2009

Mayo Clinic - Reducing Tumors with Hormone Therapies Before Surgery for Prostate Cancer Mayo Clinic - Reducing Tumors with Hormone Therapies Before Surgery for Prostate Cancer

Tumors with 2 individuals who didn’t have many other options were treated with a hormone process ca...

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Friday, June 26, 2009

Oracle Moves to Cloud Computing with Software As a Service Oracle Moves to Cloud Computing with Software As a Service

With the recent acquisitions to include Sun Microsystems, the company certainly has many options an...

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Friday, June 26, 2009

Steve Jobs – Why Does His Health Need to be So Tightly Tied to the Stock Market and the SEC Steve Jobs – Why Does His Health Need to be So Tightly Tied to the Stock Market and the SEC

With the focus on the economy today, this is a prime example of where some of our heads seem to be ...

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Friday, June 26, 2009

Laptops in Canada Stolen with Medical Information on over 300,000 patients – Security Breach Laptops in Canada Stolen with Medical Information on over 300,000 patients – Security Breach

This appears to be the story of the week.  I wonder how much longer employees will be able to downl...

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Friday, June 26, 2009

Sanofi Patent Protections Expiring – Looking to Joining the Generics Sanofi Patent Protections Expiring – Looking to Joining the Generics

Just recently Johnson and Johnson stated they too were considering selling branded generics abroad ...

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Friday, June 26, 2009

Death of teen may help inspire national law with MRSA – Why Not Inspire National Technology Too? Death of teen may help inspire national law with MRSA – Why Not Inspire National Technology Too?

The law requiring screening of patients for MRSA is a good idea, but only half the battle.  Not too...

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Friday, June 26, 2009

We Lost Michael Jackson (Rest in Peace) – Overdose? We Lost Michael Jackson (Rest in Peace) – Overdose?

This has been one sad week for Hollywood and now Michael Jackson, sad and he will be missed as he w...

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Friday, June 26, 2009

Farrah Fawcett Passes Away after long battle with cancer Farrah Fawcett Passes Away after long battle with cancer

Not only did she have a battle with cancer but fought for her privacy too at UCLA.  She fought back...

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Thursday, June 25, 2009

U.S. Marshals Seize Generic Drug Products Manufactured by Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltd. U.S. Marshals Seize Generic Drug Products Manufactured by Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltd.

The company manufactures generic drugs such as equivalents for Fosamax, Zyrtec, Vicodin, to name a ...

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Thursday, June 25, 2009

Integrative Oncology Care – UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Opens Integrative Oncology Care – UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Opens

NEW CENTER PROVIDING INTEGRATIVE ONCOLOGY CARE OPENS AT UCLA’S JONSSON COMPREHENSIVE CANCER CENTER ...

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Thursday, June 25, 2009

Medicare Fraud Arrests – What’s Being Done for the Future Medicare Fraud Arrests – What’s Being Done for the Future

Nobody likes fraud, and good to see the law catch up with those that make it difficult for others.  The one item that is finally mentioned h...

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Thursday, June 25, 2009

'Deinstallation' of EMRs in Phoenix – Study 'Deinstallation' of EMRs in Phoenix – Study

This is hopefully not a change in the wrong direction here.  The state of Arizona has been very pro ...

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Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Health Insurance Underwriting Practices With Prescription Data – How Does This Work Health Insurance Underwriting Practices With Prescription Data – How Does This Work

Somebody brought up this question the other day on how do insurance companies get your medication i...

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Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Whales, Turtles and Other Wildlife with Cancer Whales, Turtles and Other Wildlife with Cancer

Not too long ago it was in the news that Tasmanian devils have a form of contagious skin cancer work...

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Wednesday, June 24, 2009

LabCorp and MyMedLab Connect with Microsoft HealthVault PHR LabCorp and MyMedLab Connect with Microsoft HealthVault PHR

Recently I have covered quite a bit about Quest Diagnostics and I thought I should also make ment...

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Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Senate Testimony – Insurers Confuse Consumers and Dump Those Who are Sick, a Wall Street Run System Senate Testimony – Insurers Confuse Consumers and Dump Those Who are Sick, a Wall Street Run System

I am guessing this is probably a day that Mr. Potter didn’t particularly enjoy since he made a livin...

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Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Can Health Insurance Really Be 'Affordable' - ABC News Feature From Dr. Crounse from Microsoft Can Health Insurance Really Be 'Affordable' - ABC News Feature From Dr. Crounse from Microsoft

ABC News this week is focusing on health reform.  Dr. Crounse, Senior Director of Worldwide health w...

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Wednesday, June 24, 2009
 
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