Tag Archives: Better

Pfizer may look messy post-Upjohn spinoff, but better days could be ahead: analyst

Confronting generic pricing pressure that put a hard cap on profits, Pfizer’s Upjohn spinoff deal with Mylan allowed both companies to reinvent themselves in the face of stagnant growth. The Pfizer left over after the merger could be a “messy” one, one analyst says, but brighter days should be on the horizon. After shedding its generics business,… Read More »

New diet that matches biological clock may be better for diabetes – Medical News Today

Typically, doctors advise people with type 2 diabetes to eat about six times a day. But this approach can lead to a vicious cycle in which individuals require more intensive treatments. Could a different approach to diet be more suitable? Share on PinterestEating three meals a day that includes a breakfast of fruit, bread, and… Read More »

Ohio Health Care Reform: Doc says, ‘Start with Better Nutrition’ – Cleveland Scene

click to enlarge Adobe Stock photo Democratic candidates running for president in 2020 have many ideas about how to fix the nation’s health-care system, but one cardiologist says they also should be addressing what’s making people sick, which often is the food they eat. Fifty years ago, when the population was exploding, said Dr. Dariush… Read More »

Solving the social determinants requires the right tech and a better payment model

Tom Sequist of Partners HealthCare, Dr. Eric Fleegler of Veta Health and an ER physician at Boston Children’s Hospital, Somava Stout, of the Connected Health Institute for Healthcare Improvement and Josh Lemieux of the nonprofit OCHIN, address the social determinants at the Connected Health Conference in Boston. Physicians have long struggled to get patients and… Read More »