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While new treatments and telemedicine get the headlines, innovators at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia may have an enormous impact on medicine by changing the way it thinks about[…]
Aetna’s CEO speaks candidly about improving the U.S. health care system, and reveals what Hinduism taught him about leadership.
Aetna’s CEO speaks candidly about how his medical experiences gave him ideas about how to improve the U.S. health care system.
As it battles the fallout of food contamination outbreaks, Mexican food chain Chipotle must revamp food safety processes across its supply chain and build a company-wide culture to reinforce those,[…]
With several of its blockbuster drugs coming off patent, Pfizer's acquisition of Allergan would strengthen its pipeline with drugs aimed at specialty markets such as cosmetics and dermatology.
Despite the decades-long U.S. trade embargo, Cuba's health care system has thrived, with metrics that are comparable not only with other countries in the same per capita income bracket, but[…]
The thawing of relations between the U.S. and Cuba has produced an unlikely benefit. Lung cancer patients in the U.S. may soon have access to a promising vaccine developed in[…]
Shamsheer Vayalil, founder of the VPS Healthcare group in Abu Dhabi, credits his success to a focus on quality, not revenues.
Global food production is not keeping up with population growth. Will there be a second Green Revolution to close the productivity gap?
Some 49 million people in the U.S. lack access to healthy food. The problem of course is not scarcity, but poverty, and food banks are increasingly working to supply healthier[…]