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As clock ticks, Republicans try to move ahead on Obamacare repeal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration and top U.S. Senate Republicans pushed on Tuesday for action on a bill to dismantle Obamacare, but time was running out and they were still hunting for the votes needed to pass their latest…..

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Democrats push for full analysis of latest Republican healthcare bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic leaders in Congress on Monday called for the Congressional Budget Office to conduct a full analysis of Republicans’ latest healthcare bill aimed at repealing and replacing Obamacare, not just a slimmer budgetary analysis. “Republicans are reportedly…..

Pregnant moms who take folic acid cut autism risk from pesticides

(Reuters Health) – Children whose mothers took folic acid supplements early in their pregnancies were less likely to develop autism, even when the pregnant moms were exposed to pesticides linked to the neurodevelopmental disorder, a new study found. Mothers who…..

Biosimilar cancer drug threat closing in for Roche

LONDON (Reuters) – The long-heralded threat of cut-price competition to its top-selling biological cancer medicines is finally becoming a reality for Roche, the world’s biggest maker of oncology treatments. Last Friday’s green light for a copy of its breast cancer…..

Costly drugs to weigh on U.S. employers' expenses in 2018: survey

(Reuters) – U.S. employers are bracing for higher health care expenses in 2018 as spending on new drugs to treat diseases such as cancer, multiple sclerosis and hepatitis C is expected to rise more than 7 percent, according to consultancy…..

Nabriva's pneumonia drug succeeds in late-stage trial, shares soar

(Reuters) – Nabriva Therapeutics Plc shares more than doubled in premarket trading on Monday after the company said its experimental antibiotic for community-acquired bacterial pneumonia met the main goal of a late-stage study. The clinical trial, which was the first…..

You can’t blame a toothache on bad genes

(Reuters Health) – Even though people are born with microbes in their mouth that they inherited from their parents, these bacteria aren’t associated with toothaches and cavities, a recent study suggests. Scientists and dentists have long understood that streptococcus bacteria…..

Exclusive: FDA plans new compounding pharmacy policy, agency head says

BOSTON (Reuters) – The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday the agency is working on a new policy that would encourage more compounding pharmacies to register under a law enacted in the wake of a…..

Oral food challenges safe when performed in doctor's office

(Reuters Health) – Oral food challenges at the doctor’s office are a safe way to diagnose food allergies, a U.S. study suggests. Based on records of more than 6,000 food challenge tests done in allergy practices in Houston, Pittsburgh, Seattle,…..

Distraction isn’t only way virtual reality might ease pain

(Reuters Health) – Virtual reality games might help ease pain not just by distracting players from what ails them, but also by triggering changes in the brain, a recent research review suggests. Distraction may indeed play a role in pain…..

Anthem to sell Obamacare health plans in Virginia counties that don't offer them

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc (ANTM.N) said on Friday it plans to sell Obamacare health plans in 68 cities and counties in Virginia next year, covering the only remaining U.S. counties that are currently without insurers…..