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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Live From D.C.: A Look Ahead At Health Policy In 2019

(From left) Tom Miller, Kimberly Leonard, Anna Edney, Joanne Kenen and Julie Rovner(Lynne Shallcross/KHN) The 2020 presidential campaign has begun and health is a big part of it, with Democratic candidates pledging their support for “Medicare-for-all” and many of its variations. Meanwhile, Republicans and Democrats are both promising to do something about drug prices and… Read More »

Cancer warning: Five signs of deadly cancer in your poo – does your stool look like this?

Cancer is a deadly condition that’s caused by cells growing and reproducing uncontrollably in the body, according to the NHS. Left untreated, the cancerous cells can attack other, healthy cells in the body, including vital organs. More than one in three people will develop cancer at some point in their lifetime, and there are more… Read More »

Look out for a Q4 surprise from BMS' Opdivo, but Merck's Keytruda will stay on top: analyst

When the dust settles on the fourth quarter, analysts expect Merck’s Keytruda to maintain its lead over archrival Opdivo from Bristol-Myers Squibb. But it’s Opdivo that could surprise Wall Street, one analyst says. Data from analytics firm Symphony Health put Opdivo’s Q4 sales in the U.S. at $ 1.24 billion, which would far surpass the $… Read More »