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NIH ‘Very Concerned’ About Serious Side Effect in Coronavirus Vaccine Trial

The Food and Drug Administration is weighing whether to follow British regulators in resuming a coronavirus vaccine trial that was halted when a participant suffered spinal cord damage, even as the National Institutes of Health has launched an investigation of the case. “The highest levels of NIH are very concerned,” said Dr. Avindra Nath, intramural… Read More »

Is AbbVie’s Imbruvica concerned about AZ’s rising Calquence? We’ve got this covered, execs say

AbbVie has a lot on its plate with a megamerger with Allergan in the works and the rollout of blockbuster hopeful Rinvoq. One thing it hasn’t had to worry about much is its blood cancer franchise––and, despite a rising challenger in AstraZeneca’s Calquence, AbbVie still isn’t concerned. The company’s big-selling Imbruvica, jointly marketed with Johnson &… Read More »

Lawmakers concerned about VA plans for Cerner scheduling solution

The Department of Veterans Affairs intends to accelerate the deployment of a Cerner patient appointment scheduling solution so the VA can implement the system earlier than its new EHR. The agency is putting Cerner’s medical appointment scheduling solution on a faster track because of concerns about the 10-year implementation period required to deploy the $… Read More »

Are You Concerned About Your Balance?

Many older people fall and are injured. Many other are afraid of falling but do not have an action plan to decrease their risk. There is solution. It is Tai chi.   A detailed analysis in the Journal of the American Geriatric Society confirmed that there was a 40% reduction in falls within six months… Read More »