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Virginia Legislators Stop Gov. McAuliffe's Attempt to Expand Medicaid
Wall Street Journal : April 5, 2017, 5:17 am
Virginia Republican legislators have blocked Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s latest attempt to expand Medicaid, this time through a state budget amendment.
Walgreens CEO Says Rite Aid Deal Closing Soon
Wall Street Journal : April 5, 2017, 5:13 am
Walgreens Boots Alliance’s chief executive said he expects the drugstore chain’s long-delayed tie-up with Rite Aid to be approved in the coming months. The company’s revenue also fell more than Wall Street anticipated.
Mallinckrodt Leaves Pharmaceutical Trade Group Ahead of Potential Changes to Bylaws
Wall Street Journal : April 5, 2017, 5:10 am
Mallinckrodt PLC resigned from the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association on Monday ahead of potential changes to the trade group’s by-laws that could exclude companies that don’t spend significant funds on researching and developing new drugs.
Elizabeth Holmes Owes Theranos $25 Million
Wall Street Journal : April 5, 2017, 4:37 am
Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes, whose once-$5 billion stake in her blood-testing firm has shriveled amid regulatory and legal challenges, also owes her company about $25 million.
Should You Have a Scan for Skin Cancer?
Wall Street Journal : April 3, 2017, 5:33 am
Some doctors say individuals at high risk for skin cancer should have one head-to-toe exam a year .