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Physicians, patients see race and trust in healthcare differently, poll finds

Dive Brief: About half of physicians and even more patients said the U.S. healthcare system discriminates against people a great deal, a good amount or somewhat, according to a survey out Tuesday from the nonpartisan research group NORC at the University of Chicago. Patients’ trust in their primary doctor rises with age and income, though… Read More »

Britain hit by MONKEYPOX: Two patients in North Wales test positive for killer virus

Now Britain is hit by MONKEYPOX: Two patients in North Wales test positive for killer virus they caught abroad Matt Hancock told MPs that two cases of monkeypox have spotted in UK Public Health Wales confirms two people picked up the disease abroad The virus causes a blistering skin rash, fever and flu-like symptoms  By… Read More »

Injectafer (ferric carboxymaltose injection) Receives FDA Approval for Single Dose Option for the Treatment of Adult Patients with Iron Deficiency Anemia

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. and SHIRLEY, N.Y., May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. and American Regent, Inc., a Daiichi Sankyo Group company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a single 1000 mg dose option of Injectafer® (ferric carboxymaltose injection), an iron replacement product, for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia (IDA) in adult… Read More »

More than 100 child patients moved to SickKids as COVID-strained hospitals close pediatric wards

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto News Health Canada Local hospitals are still seeing kids in their emergency departments, but if they have to be admitted, most are sent to Toronto, some from up to 70 km away Author of the article: Tom Blackwell Publishing date: Apr 27, 2021  •  13 minutes ago  •  4 minute read  • … Read More »

Vaccines Won’t Protect Millions of Patients With Weakened Immune Systems

The Coronavirus Outbreak liveLatest Updates Maps and Cases Pause on Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Risk Near You Who Can Get Vaccinated? Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Vaccines Won’t Protect Millions of Patients With Weakened Immune Systems Many cannot produce enough infection-fighting cells to fend off the coronavirus.… Read More »