A group of lawmakers have misgivings about a new rule of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) that governs how health care insurance plans on the Obamacare exchange are developed and sold.
A recent phase-three monotherapy study dubbed SARIL-RA-MONARCH, which was conducted by researchers from Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., showed that sarilumab was more effective than adalimubab as a treatment for patients living with active rheumatoid arthritis.
The second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States is colorectal cancer, and statistics show that nearly one third of the nation's adults between 50 and 75 do not get the colorectal cancer screening that is recommended.
New clinical research data about Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.’s immuno-oncology therapies Opdivo and Yervoy are set to be unveiled April 16-20 at the American Association for Cancer Research’s (AACR) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Lousiana.
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) has teamed up with the Kentucky Life Sciences Council (KLSC) to back a piece of legislation aimed at the preservation of access to accurate prescription information for both patients and physicians.
Chronic disease is a very real health care concern in the United States. To promote understanding of the issue, the Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease recently compiled 'The Costly Chronic Disease Epidemic.'
Struggling families may be at a higher risk for having children with disabilities, according to information from a national survey, titled “Health Care Family and Community Factors Associated with Mental, Behavioral and Developmental Disorders in Early Childhood – United States.”
Irish pharmaceutical company Allergan has received a complete response letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), giving Restasis, a therapy for chronic dry eye disease, a prior approval supplement.
Members of the Health Leadership Council were on hand for a briefing earlier this week on Capitol Hill, during which they discussed several matters related to health care in the private sector. One of the principal issues covered was the coordination of care.
In an effort to educate families on all resources that are available to them as they consider end-of-life care for their loved ones, the Family Medicine for America’s health division has launched the Health is Primary campaign.