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Inhaled Corticosteroids Associated With Increase in Diabetes

Inhaled corticosteroids are commonly made use of for treating asthma and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). These medications may however be related to the development and progression of diabetes. Researchers have discovered that inhaled corticosteroids were linked to a 34 percent increase in the rate of onset and progression of diabetes. On the highest doses… Read More »

Volume and value of healthcare mergers and acquisitions increase during second quarter

UnitedHealth Group headquarters in Minnetonka, MN (Google Earth) The volume of mergers and acquisitions ticked back up during the second quarter of this year, and hit a milestone of sorts: It marked the eighth straight quarter in which volume topped 250 deals. In all, that’s good for a 7.3% increase from the first quarter, according… Read More »