Healthcare

Saudi Arabia Sees Influx Of Nigerian Medical Professionals

In Blowout, Amarin's Fish-Oil-Derived Drug Dramatically Cuts Heart Risk In Study

Paralyzed Patients Go From Wheelchairs To Walkers With Experimental Treatment

Of Vampires And The Challenges Of Longevity Drugs

Taking the Fight to Heart Disease, Dubai’s Number One Killer

Fosun Pharma Sees 'Huge' Opportunities In India, Southeast Asia, Africa

As Theranos Dissolves, Healthcare Startup Funding Hits Record High

Groupon Cofounder's Health Startup Hits $2 Billion Valuation With Latest

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8 months ago

Saudi Arabia Sees Influx Of Nigerian Medical Professionals

In a crowded hotel lobby in Abuja-Nigeria’s capital city, hundreds of young and experienced Nigerian medical professionals patiently await the call of their names – they are hopefuls who have...
8 months ago

In Blowout, Amarin's Fish-Oil-Derived Drug Dramatically Cuts Heart Risk In Study

A drug derived from fish oil cut the rate of cardiovascular problems, including heart attacks and strokes, by 25%, a result that will likely transform the fortunes of its maker, Amarin...
8 months ago

Paralyzed Patients Go From Wheelchairs To Walkers With Experimental Treatment

Two different groups of researchers have shown that electrical stimulation of the spinal cord, combined with months of intense training, can allow some people who have been paralyzed to regain some...
8 months ago

Of Vampires And The Challenges Of Longevity Drugs

For an example of how hard it is to develop an anti-aging medicine, check this out. It’s some of the coolest and creepiest science to have been published in major academic journals. But is it ready...
8 months ago

Taking the Fight to Heart Disease, Dubai’s Number One Killer

According to the Dubai Health Authority and the Dubai Statistics Centre, heart disease is the number one cause of death in Dubai. The prevalence of cardiac diseases, particularly among young people...
9 months ago

Fosun Pharma Sees 'Huge' Opportunities In India, Southeast Asia, Africa

Fosun International, led by Shanghai billionaire Guo Guangchang, has long made a name for itself through international partnerships and investments. Fosun Pharma, Fosun's pharmaceutical arm, is also...
9 months ago

As Theranos Dissolves, Healthcare Startup Funding Hits Record High

Venture capital funding into healthcare startups hit a record high last month, according to an analysis conducted by Pitchbook for Forbes. Over $20 billion has gone into 1,186 deals during the first...
9 months ago

Groupon Cofounder's Health Startup Hits $2 Billion Valuation With Latest Funding Round

Tempus, a startup using data analytics to improve cancer treatment, raised $110 million in its Series E financing, the company announced Wednesday. Its third fundraise in 11 months, this round brings...