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China to double price-controlled drugs list by year-end - paper - Reuters

China to double price-controlled drugs list by year-end - paperReutersEssential drug list to be increased from 307 to 700 - state media. * List intended to control healthcare costs, diminish prescription abuse.
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White House Drug Czar, Local Officials Address Prescription Drug Abuse - Patch.com

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Pharmacy TimesWhite House Drug Czar, Local Officials Address Prescription Drug AbusePatch.comMissouri is the only state that has not enacted legislation to provide a prescription drug monitoring program.
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Flood of generic prescription drugs could be coming later this year - Detroit Free Press

Flood of generic prescription drugs could be coming later this year - Detroit Free Press | RX News | Articles for Bach RX Twitter Feed | Scoop.it
Flood of generic prescription drugs could be coming later this yearDetroit Free PressDozens of brand-name prescription drugs are losing their patent protection, allowing generic versions to enter the market and consumers to save 30% to 80% on those...
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Crack down on doctor-pharma-laboratory nexus, reform MCI to rejuvenate ... - Times of India

Crack down on doctor-pharma-laboratory nexus, reform MCI to rejuvenate ... - Times of India | RX News | Articles for Bach RX Twitter Feed | Scoop.it
Crack down on doctor-pharma-laboratory nexus, reform MCI to rejuvenate ...Times of IndiaIn order to crack down on the nexus between doctors and pharma companies, the government's plan to introduce a uniform code of drug marketing practices is...
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Some students use prescription drugs to boost academics | News ...

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Some students use prescription drugs to boost academics Published On: Aug 14 2012 HOUSTON - Prescription stimulants are so dangerous that the Drug Enforcement Administration considers them just as addictive as ...
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Showdown for Big Pharma in India's highest court - Reuters

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Deccan ChronicleShowdown for Big Pharma in India's highest courtReutersMUMBAI/LONDON (Reuters) - India's highest court will hear final arguments starting this week in a landmark case over drug patents that could change the rules for the country's ...
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For pharma comapnies, combo drugs turn cash cow - Daily News & Analysis

For pharma comapnies, combo drugs turn cash cow - Daily News & Analysis | RX News | Articles for Bach RX Twitter Feed | Scoop.it
For pharma comapnies, combo drugs turn cash cowDaily News & AnalysisNovel drug delivery systems, or NDDS as they are called in pharma parlance, combo drugs have started featuring hugely in the business plans of domestic firms, be it Cipla, Ranbaxy...
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Top 5 iphone health and fitness apps of 2012 ~ Bloggiks|Premium ...

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If your iPod Touch, iPhone or iPad is a valuable part of your workout, you've probably scrolled through the endless array of health and health and fitness applications available, wondering which ones are worth the time and ...
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Pharma firms spend 10% of production cost on tech tie-ups - Rediff

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RediffPharma firms spend 10% of production cost on tech tie-upsRediffLeading pharmaceutical companies are now making serious attempts to tie up with technology partners to enable their consumers identify genuine products in the market.
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East Texas Obamacare Forum Making BIG WAVES Nationally - Local Papa ... - Texas GOP Vote

East Texas Obamacare Forum Making BIG WAVES Nationally - Local Papa ... - Texas GOP Vote | RX News | Articles for Bach RX Twitter Feed | Scoop.it
East Texas Obamacare Forum Making BIG WAVES Nationally - Local Papa ...Texas GOP VoteLast month, Jeff Sadighi and the Southeast Texas Tea Party organized a Health Care Town Hall.
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American kids downing more diet drinks

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The number of U.S. children who drink sugar-free beverages has doubled in the past decade, a new study finds - though the health implications of the trend, if any, are unclear.
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Breakingviews: Pharma industry can't sugarcoat generic drug deals - Reuters

Breakingviews: Pharma industry can't sugarcoat generic drug dealsReuters(The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.) By Reynolds Holding. NEW YORK Aug 16 (Reuters Breakingviews) - The U.S.
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Ironwood Pharma: FDA Decision Expected Within Weeks For GI Drug - Seeking Alpha

Ironwood Pharma: FDA Decision Expected Within Weeks For GI Drug - Seeking Alpha | RX News | Articles for Bach RX Twitter Feed | Scoop.it
Ironwood Pharma: FDA Decision Expected Within Weeks For GI DrugSeeking AlphaIronwood Pharma (IRWD) is developing lead product candidate (Linaclotide) for the treatment of gastrointestinal (GI) disorders with pending near-term US and EU approval...
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Sen. Rush, Rep. Coppinger announce legislative highlights - Wicked Local

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Sen. Rush, Rep.Coppinger announce legislative highlightsWicked LocalPrescription drug monitoring: This bill will reduce the excess supply of prescription painkillers in Massachusetts and require physician registration in the state's Prescription Monitoring...
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Dallas Continues Spraying in Fight Against West Nile Fever - Voice of America

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Voice of AmericaDallas Continues Spraying in Fight Against West Nile FeverVoice of AmericaDALLAS — Officials in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding county of the same name are continuing to spray by land and air in an effort to suppress mosquitoes...
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8 Mobile Health Apps I'd Like to See for Patients | Venture Valkyrie

8 Mobile Health Apps I'd Like to See for Patients | Venture Valkyrie | RX News | Articles for Bach RX Twitter Feed | Scoop.it
I just saw a funny blog post by Dr. David M. Sack (via KevinMD.com ) in which Dr. Sack listed the 7 mobile health apps he feels someone needs to invent for doctors' use. Entitled “The 7 iPhone Apps I'd Like To See,” Sack's ...
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Montana ranked worst in nation for immunizations - The Missoulian

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Montana ranked worst in nation for immunizationsThe Missoulian25 for overall health, after inching forward from its 26th-place ranking in both 2008 and 2009, according to America's Health Rankings.
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Majority of West Nile virus cases in the U.S. come from two Texas counties - Examiner.com

Majority of West Nile virus cases in the U.S. come from two Texas counties - Examiner.com | RX News | Articles for Bach RX Twitter Feed | Scoop.it
CBS NewsMajority of West Nile virus cases in the U.S. come from two Texas countiesExaminer.comOf this total, two Texas counties alone make up 441 of the total cases nationally.
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Using technology to help battle PTSD - Boston Globe

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Boston GlobeUsing technology to help battle PTSDBoston Globe... a smartphone app to. Cliff Owen/Associated Press. Before returning to treatment, former Army bomb technician Brian Sullivan used a smartphone app to cope with PTSD.
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US FDA approves Mylan Pharma's Pioglitazone tablets - pharmabiz.com

US FDA approves Mylan Pharma's Pioglitazone tabletspharmabiz.comThe US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Mylan Pharmaceuticals' Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Pioglitazone tablets USP, 15 mg, 30 mg and 45 mg.
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Ranbaxy debuts authorized Actos generic in USA, followed by Teva and Mylan - The Pharma Letter

Ranbaxy debuts authorized Actos generic in USA, followed by Teva and Mylan - The Pharma Letter | RX News | Articles for Bach RX Twitter Feed | Scoop.it
IBNLive.comRanbaxy debuts authorized Actos generic in USA, followed by Teva and MylanThe Pharma LetterHad Watson launched its low-cost version of Actos, Ranbaxy's sales from the drug would have been about $160-170 million, said Hitesh Mahida,...
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Sticking with Cubist Pharma - NASDAQ

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Sticking with Cubist PharmaNASDAQReferenced Stocks: CBST. Cubist Pharmaceuticals is testing long-term highs, and one investor is sticking around for more upside.
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Texas Football 2012: Brown, Bergeron Focusing On Their Health - Burnt Orange Nation

Texas Football 2012: Brown, Bergeron Focusing On Their Health - Burnt Orange Nation | RX News | Articles for Bach RX Twitter Feed | Scoop.it
Texas Football 2012: Brown, Bergeron Focusing On Their HealthBurnt Orange NationTo be great, Brown and Bergeron have to stay healthy.
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Antares Pharma Getting Ready To Break Out Again - Seeking Alpha

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Antares Pharma Getting Ready To Break Out Again http://t.co/c5ovoeGB...
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Pfizer’s Experimental Drug Works in Ulcerative Colitis

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Pfizer Inc.’s experimental
rheumatoid arthritis pill tofacitinib eased symptoms of patients
with ulcerative colitis, an inflammatory bowel disease that
affects 750,000 Americans, a company-sponsored study showed.
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