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Hello, Today in healthcare news: Moderna plans to test its vaccine in kids in 2020, GoodRx surged in its first day of trading, and meet the 38-year-old tech lead at Amazon Care. Plus: Kimberly Leonard...

Experts warn that persistently high rates of COVID-19 among healthcare workers could put Victoria's move to ease restrictions at risk, as a new report calls for an eight-week lockdown extension to...

Healthcare workers who are under strict self-isolation orders will be housed in hotels and apartments to protect vulnerable members of their household and prevent the spread of coronavirus, under a $20...

CVS has decided not to stock uBiome’s sole remaining product, an at-home microbiome test calledExplorer. uBiome was counting on selling the kits in CVS stores as part of a plan toget a fresh...

Hello, Pharma reporterEmma Court here, subbing for Lydia Ramsey while she’s out for her wedding (!) and honeymoon. Plan to hear from a rotating cast of our healthcare team while she’s off...

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HONG KONG (Reuters) – After spending time with his 84-year-old mother in a senior care home in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, David Lee walked up to the supervisor and asked to reserve a...

The US spends almost double the amount on healthcare, compared to other high-income countries. A new study published in Health Affairs looks into why this is. Some have suggested that a lack of investment...

Microbiome-testing startupuBiome is laying off 114 employees on Wednesday, or about half its staff. uBiome was founded in 2012 and raised $105 million from investors toexplore the microbiome, a “forgotten...

Convene, a WeWork rival, has partnered with the healthcare startup Eden Health to deliver primary care in its workspaces. The companies just opened their first clinic in Convene’s midtown offices. Eden...

US News compiles a list of thetop 20 hospitals in the country. The hospitals are ranked based on their performance in certain specialties and procedures. Top hospitals include the Mayo Clinic, Massachusetts...

The US notoriously has thehighest healthcare costs in the world, and those costs are rising. Silicon Valley start-upCardinal Analytx uses machine learning to help health plans and other companies control...

Healthcare investing often has greater scientific complexity than standard tech venture capital. Theranos is a well-known example of a risky healthcare bet gone wrong, but some experts say other problematic...

uBiome is a San Francisco startup that specializes in tests for the microbiome, a set of bacteria in your body tied to human health. The FBI raided uBiome’s offices in late April, reportedly...

The US just approved a new treatment for a devastating rare genetic disease. Called Zolgensma, it’s a cutting-edge, one-time treatment called a “gene therapy” to treat spinal muscular...

Business Insider recently named100 people transforming business, including10 standout leaders in healthcare. The experts include leaders ofbig drug companies andhealth insurers, pioneers intreating...