Tag Archives: First

A New Era for One Digital Health’s First Unicorns? | Maeve O’Meara, CEO, Castlight Health

Health Tech Jan 15, 2020• BY JESSICA DAMASSA, WTF HEALTH Is Castlight Health suffering a case of ‘first-mover’ curse? One of digital health’s first unicorns, Castlight Health, IPO’d back in 2014 with a valuation of over $ 3 billion dollars (reportedly, 107 times revenue) at a share price of $ 40. Today, the stock trades… Read More »

Truvada, not Descovy, should be the first choice for PrEP, US experts say

Although there are now two drug combinations which can be used for HIV prevention as PrEP, there is stronger and broader evidence for the older combination (Truvada), which should remain the first-line choice, four leading US doctors argue in the Annals of Internal Medicine today. The authors emphasise the excellent safety profile of both drugs.… Read More »

Student-led program at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine to deliver free first aid training to community – News at OU

A student-led initiative at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine will soon begin delivering free first aid training to those who otherwise couldn’t afford the potentially life-saving instruction. Starting in early 2020, the OUWB First Aid First Chapter is set to begin training community members primarily located in Pontiac. Amy Halder and Lucas Nelson,… Read More »