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Are there benefits of cardiac catheterization for stable coronary artery disease?

One of the main causes of chest pain is a blockage of blood flow down the coronary arteries, the blood vessels that deliver oxygenated blood to our heart muscle to allow it to beat. Depending on how fast the blockage forms, it is labeled as either a stable or unstable blockage. Unstable blockages occur quickly… Read More »

ACA 2020 enrollment stable but dips slightly

Dive Brief: Enrollment in the Affordable Care Act exchanges dropped about 2.4% to 8.3 million from 8.5 million a year ago, according to preliminary figures from CMS. The agency described the number purchasing individual coverage at Healthcare.gov during the most recent open enrollment period that ended last week as “stable.” The data include a three-day… Read More »

Health insurers stable, M&A seen diminishing in 2020: Fitch

Dive Brief: The outlook for the health insurance sector remains stable heading into 2020, Fitch Ratings reports. The ratings agency maintains a stable outlook on the “vast majority” of the companies it rates within the U.S. health insurance industry, which includes UnitedHealth Group and Aetna. The insurance sector continues to benefit from “low unemployment, manageable medical cost trend… Read More »

FDA Approves Gvoke (glucagon), the First Ready-to-use Stable Liquid Glucagon for Severe Hypoglycemia

FDA Approves Gvoke (glucagon), the First Ready-to-use Stable Liquid Glucagon for Severe Hypoglycemia Print this page CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 10, 2019– Xeris Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: XERS), a specialty pharmaceutical company leveraging its novel technology platforms to develop and commercialize ready-to-use injectable and infusible drug formulations, announced today that it has received regulatory approval from the U.S.… Read More »