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Rebate policy would increase premiums, CVS Health CEO Larry Merlo says

In its first financial report since acquiring Aetna in November, CVS Health reported an earnings loss partly due to the increase in interest expense from the 2018 financing for its $ 69 billion acquisition of Aetna, but in larger part caused by the poor performance in its long-term care segment, Omnicare. There’s a question mark… Read More »

IVC Filters May Increase Mortality Risk in Elderly Patients With PE

January 15, 2019 Share this content: Patients who received an IVC filter had higher 30-day mortality compared with those who did not receive a filter. In elderly patients hospitalized with acute pulmonary embolism (PE), the use of inferior vena cava (IVC) filters to prevent subsequent PE may actually increase the risk for 30-day and 1-year… Read More »

Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the risk of heart attack and stroke in 90 minutes – study

Energy drinks Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the risk of heart attack and stroke in 90 minutes – study Independent.ie Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the risk of heart attack and stroke in 90 minutes, a new study has found. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/just-one-caffeinated-energy-drink-could-increase-the-risk-of-heart-attack-and-stroke-in-90-minutes-study-37502582.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article36693196.ece/73c58/AUTOCROP/h342/ih%20drinks5-a-a-b.jpg Email Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the… Read More »