BITTER MEDICINE | Columns | The Journal Gazette

Dovie Salais

The COVID-19 pandemic rages on, half a million Hoosiers are out of work, and Indianapolis-based Eli Lilly has chosen this moment in history to end the company’s participation in the 340B Drug Pricing Program that provides affordable prescription drugs to low-income residents.

What was Lilly thinking? It’s hard to tell – the company didn’t respond to multiple requests for interviews.

But the medical professionals who are trying desperately to keep

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The best medicine for a COVID-19 economy? More education and training

Dovie Salais

Reading the tea leaves of a U.S. economy reshaped by COVID-19 has sent economic analysts and prognosticators into overdrive. Many see a move away from big cities and into simpler, socially distanced life in small towns. If this happens at scale, it could be a boon to heretofore “left-behind” places in the Midwest and other regions.

Others predict significant drops in demand for jobs with low education and training requirements,

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Emergency Medicine Turf War Heats Up

Dovie Salais

Tensions have risen in the ongoing clash between emergency medicine physicians and the advanced practice professionals (APPs) who specialize in their discipline over the latter group’s use of terms like “residency” and “fellowship” in postgraduate training programs.

Last month, nearly all professional organizations representing emergency physicians issued a joint statement calling for those terms to be reserved solely for physician graduates of medical schools.

“The terms “resident,” “residency,” “fellow,” and

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Aesthetic Medicine Market Research Report by Type, by Gender, by End Use – Global Forecast to 2025 – Cumulative Impact of COVID-19

Dovie Salais

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

New York, Sep 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) —
New York, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Aesthetic Medicine Market Research Report by Type, by Gender, by End Use – Global Forecast to 2025 – Cumulative Impact of COVID-19” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p05953101/?utm_source=GNW

The Global Aesthetic Medicine Market is expected to

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Moderate Cannabis Use Has Adverse Effects on Cognitive Functioning, Study Suggests | Medicine, Neuroscience

Dovie Salais

Moderate adolescent cannabis use may have adverse effects on cognitive functioning, specifically verbal memory, that cannot be explained by familial factors, according to a study of siblings led by the University of Colorado School of Medicine.

Ellingson et al aimed to examine whether moderate adolescent cannabis use has neurocognitive effects that are unexplained by familial confounds. Image credit: Jui Magicman.

“We wanted to expand our understanding of whether cannabis use

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Traditional Medicine Can Be Nigeria’s Biggest Export, Ooni Says

Dovie Salais
Oba Adeyeye EnitanOgunwusi, the Ooni of Ife

By Martins Ifijeh

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye-Ogunwusi Enitan has stated that if Nigerians, policy makers and other stakeholders give traditional medicine the priority it deserves, it will become the country’s biggest export.

Disclosing this during a press briefing to commemorate the African Traditional Medicine Day held in Lagos recently, he said the section of medicine has been in existence in Nigeria

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Bioelectric Medicine Market Report 2020: Manufacturers, Countries, Type and Application, Global Forecast To 2025

Dovie Salais

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Sep 11, 2020 (Heraldkeepers) —
The report scope includes detailed competitive outlook covering market shares and profiles key participants in the global Bioelectric Medicine market share. Major industry players with significant revenue share include Sonova Holding, Livanova, Biotronik, Nevro, Second Sight Medical Products, Electrocore, Medtronic, St. Jude Medical, Boston Scientific Corporation, Cochlear, and others.

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Regenerative Medicine Market Size, Growth, Analysis and Share to surpass a $79.23 billion valuation by 2026 – Industry Report

Dovie Salais

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

Sep 04, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) —
Selbyville, Delaware According to Market Study Report, Regenerative Medicine Market provides a comprehensive analysis of the Regenerative Medicine market segments, including their dynamics, size, growth, competitive landscape, and emerging opportunities of industry. This report also provides market landscape and market share information in the Regenerative Medicine market.

The Regenerative Medicine

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Bringing health care to the homeless, student street medicine team earn $57,000 grant | Local News

Dovie Salais

A student led Street Medicine program has been awarded a $57,000 grant from the DMC Foundation to expand its work with homeless populations in the Pontiac area.

The program is the first of its kind in Oakland County, bringing over 55 Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine medical students to shelters and social service centers to treat acute medical problems, wherever the patients are.



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Tori Drzyzga packaging medications at

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September/October 2020 Annals of Family Medicine tip sheet

Dovie Salais

The Public Charge Rule: What Physicians Can Do to Support Immigrant Health

As the U.S. federal government pursues immigration reform, changes to the federal public charge rule have triggered confusion and concerns among patients who are immigrants. Although federal judges temporarily blocked implementation, a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in January 2020 allowed the proposed changes to take effect. These policy changes have resulted in many legal immigrants

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Modernizing Medicine’s Specialty EHR system, EMA, Receives Industry Accolades for UX Design

Dovie Salais

BOCA RATON, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Modernizing Medicine®, a leading healthcare technology company, received multiple accolades for its specialty-specific electronic health records (EHR) system, EMA®, from both the SaaS Award and the User Experience (UX) Design Award organizations.

EMA was recognized as a SaaS Winner in both the “Best SaaS for Healthcare” and “Best UX or UI Design in a SaaS Product” categories in the global software awards program. The EHR

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University subject profile: medicine | Medicine

Dovie Salais

What you’ll learn
Medicine degrees are for students ready to make a long-term commitment to becoming a doctor. You’ll spend five years at university (four if you’re on a graduate course), then you’ll work with patients. Further training will be required as you specialise in a particular branch of medicine.

Some courses are divided into pre-clinical and clinical parts; others are more integrated. Some adopt a systems-based approach (the cardiovascular

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Regenerative Medicine Market Top Companies Analysis To growing at CAGR of 32.2% by 2023

Dovie Salais

Pune, Maharashtra, India, September 18 2020 (Wiredrelease) Allied Analytics –:UPDATE AVAILABLE ON-DEMAND

The regenerative medicine market report offers a comprehensive analysis of the study of the industry. The report provides the proper segmentation along with all the CAGR values for the forecast period 2019-2026. A wide range of features including the drivers, restraints, and future opportunities are also provided through the report. The report along with it also involves the

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Sports Medicine Market worth $7.2 billion by 2025 – Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets(TM)

Dovie Salais

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CHICAGO, Sep 17, 2020 (PR Newswire Europe via COMTEX) —
According to the new market research report “Sports Medicine Market [https://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/sports-medicine-devices-market-751.html?utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=paidpr] By Product (Body Reconstruction, Body Support & Recovery), Application (Knee Injuries, Shoulder Injuries, Foot & Ankle Injuries), End User (Hospitals, Physiotherapy Centers & Clinics)- Analysis & Global Forecast to 2025”, published by MarketsandMarkets(TM), the global Sports … Read More

Electroceuticals/Bioelectric Medicine Market Size Estimated to Reach $33.85 Billion by 2025

Dovie Salais

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Sep 16, 2020 (The Expresswire) —
Electroceuticals/Bioelectric Medicine Market size is estimated to reach $33.85 billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 8.18% during the forecast period 2020-2025. Electroceuticals are the medical devices that affect changes in the body’s functions through the use of electrical impulses. They work as an alternative to drug-based treatments, and is … Read More

Modernizing Medicine Selects Adyen to Incorporate Payments into Healthcare Platform

Dovie Salais

AMSTERDAM, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Adyen (AMS: ADYEN), the global payments platform of choice for many of the world’s leading companies, announced today that it has been selected by Modernizing Medicine Retail Solutions, Inc., to offer point-of-sale (POS) and online payments on its platform, known as modmed® Pay. The Modernizing Medicine® group of companies is a health information technology leader providing integrated suites of solutions for

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Kelsey-Seybold Announces Major Expansion of Occupational Medicine Service Line, Hiring of New Medical Director

Dovie Salais

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In keeping with its commitment to serve employers in the Houston-Galveston region, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic today announced a major expansion of its Occupational Medicine service line and the hiring of new Occupational Medicine Medical Director, Blythe Mansfield, M.D., M.P.H., M.S., F.A.C.O.E.M.

Kelsey-Seybold’s expanded program offerings include onsite and near-site primary care clinics for employers; consulting services including environmental assessments and employee health and safety; and comprehensive Occupational Medicine

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Regenerative Medicine Market with Report In Depth Industry Analysis on Trends, Growth, Opportunities and Forecast till 2026

Dovie Salais

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

Sep 17, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) —
The latest report on ‘Regenerative Medicine market’ collated by Market Study Report, LLC, delivers facts and numbers regarding the market size, geographical landscape and profit forecast of the ‘Regenerative Medicine market’. In addition, the report focuses on major obstacles and the latest growth plans adopted by leading companies in this

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Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Market 2020 Global Analysis, Opportunities and Forecast to 2026

Dovie Salais

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

Sep 19, 2020 (MarketersMedia) —
Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On-“Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Market 2020 Global Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Opportunities and Growth, Forecast 2026”

Pune, India – September 19, 2020 /MarketersMedia/ —

Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Market 2020

Report on Global Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Market
The global Artificial Intelligence in Medicine market is

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How to use precision medicine to personalize COVID-19 treatment according to the patient’s genes

Dovie Salais

Courtesy of Colin Allen, University of Pittsburgh and David Finegold, University of Pittsburgh

Tom Hanks and his wife, Rita Wilson, were among the earliest celebrities to catch the novel coronavirus. In an interview at the beginning of July, Hanks described how differently COVID-19 had affected each of them in March.

“My wife lost her sense of taste and smell, she had severe nausea, she had a much higher fever than

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