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Former Trump FDA chief Scott Gottlieb warns ‘Medicare for All’ would hold back medical progress

President Trump’s former Food and Drug Administration chief waded into the “Medicare for All” debate on Friday, warning that access to life-saving treatments could suffer if the government were to become the only payer of healthcare services. “I think it would squelch innovation, and I think it would hold back medical progress,” Scott Gottlieb said… Read More »

Weekly Health Quiz: Zinc, Stress and Back Pain

Want Access to My All-Time Top 30 Health Tips? It’s Free! You’ll also receive my FREE Natural Health newsletter | Privacy Policy ADVERTISEMENT May 06, 2019 1 The following nutrient has been shown to contribute to improved behavior in children with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): Zinc A number of studies have found children afflicted with… Read More »

Activist Starboard steps up revolt on Bristol-Celgene merger—and BMS strikes back

First came the news that activist investor Starboard Value had bought up shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb with the intention of scuttling its planned $ 74 billion buyout of Celgene. Then, last week, BMS’ largest institutional shareholder, Wellington Management, spoke out against the deal, prompting Starboard CEO Jeffrey Smith to dash off a letter to BMS… Read More »