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$10 million gift makes it a ‘landmark day’ for USF’s pharmacy college – Tampa Bay Times

The University of South Florida’s College of Pharmacy has received the largest donation ever made to a pharmacy school in Florida, USF officials announced Friday. The $ 10 million gift came from the Taneja Family Foundation, according to a news release, and will result in a name change. The school will be known as the… Read More »

People taking antidepressants after the age of 50 are ‘THREE TIMES more likely to get dementia’

People taking antidepressants after the age of 50 are ‘THREE TIMES more likely to get dementia because they may cause nerve damage’ Experts found the rate of dementia was 3.4 times higher in antidepressant users They suggested the impact of the pills on a patient’s brain may be to blame But a researcher said depression… Read More »

Kaiser Permanente mental health workers threaten to strike – Los Angeles Times

Oakland-based Kaiser, which did not immediately respond to a request for comment, is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit health plans; it has 12.3 million members, including 4.6 million in Southern California. The health maintenance organization, or HMO, generated nearly $ 80 billion of revenue and $ 2.5 billion of net income last year, according… Read More »