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Teladoc is acquiring Livongo in the biggest deal that digital health has ever seen. Here are the 3 key takeaways from Wall Street's top analysts, from shock at the price tag to optimism for healthcare's digital future

Teladoc is acquiring Livongo in the biggest deal that digital health has ever seen. Here are the 3 key takeaways from Wall Street's top analysts, from shock at the price tag to optimism for healthcare's digital future

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

The telehealth giant Teladoc is acquiring Livongo, a chronic-care company, in an $18.5 billion deal. It's the biggest deal that digital health has ever seen, several analysts...
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Scientists discover the switch that makes human brown fat burn energy

1 day ago   |   Science Daily

The receptor responsible for activating the energy-burning property of brown fat in humans has been identified. The next step is to investigate drugs that fit the receptor and...
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Telemedicine provider Teladoc buying Livongo Health for $18.5 billion

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Teladoc Health plans to dive deep into managing the health of patients with diabetes and high blood pressure with a cash-and-stock deal for Livongo Health that's expected to...
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Husband and wife of 35 years die of COVID-19 days apart

2 days ago   |   ABC

Keith had diabetes and Gwendolyn had asthma along with a blood cancer known as MDS, but both were living with the diseases until COVID-19.
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Childhood Trauma Linked to Faster Aging

Childhood Trauma Linked to Faster Aging

2 days ago   |   Psych Central

Individuals who experienced childhood trauma from abuse or violence show biological signs of aging faster than those who never experienced adversity, according to a new study...
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After Encounter With Boyfriend Led To Administration Of Ketamine, Minneapolis Woman Accuses Hennepin Healthcare EMS And MPD Of Racism

4 days ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A woman is accusing Hennepin Healthcare EMS and the Minneapolis Police Department of racism, after their encounter with her boyfriend ultimately led to the...
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Wilford Brimley, the face of Quaker Oats and ‘Cocoon' Star, dies at 85

Wilford Brimley, the face of Quaker Oats and ‘Cocoon' Star, dies at 85

4 days ago   |   WGN TV

Wilford Brimley, who appeared on the big screen, television shows, and Quaker Oats commercials, has died. He was 85. Brimley died Saturday while hospitalized in St. George...
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'Cocoon' Actor Wilford Brimley Dies At 85

'Cocoon' Actor Wilford Brimley Dies At 85

4 days ago   |   NPR

The actor, who became an Internet sensation for his pronunciation of "diabetes" in a Liberty Mutual ad, died Saturday morning at a Utah hospital.
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Letters to the editor

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Coronavirus testing How come there hasn't been any coronavirus analysis for pre-existing conditions on the 150,000+ deaths. We do get analysis by age, race, gender and...
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Actor Wilford Brimley dead at 85

4 days ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

Brimley was a staple of movies and TV, but he's perhaps best known as a pitchman for Quaker Oats and diabetes education.
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President Trump to ban dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

President Trump to ban dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

The move turns up the pressure on negotiations over the popular video app's future through a potential sale. Read more ...

Hagerty rides Trump support to Senate GOP primary win in Tennessee

Hagerty rides Trump support to Senate GOP primary win in Tennessee

Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty has won the Tennessee Republican primary for an open U.S. Senate seat behind the endorsement of President Donald Trump. Read more ...

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Michelle Obama says she's suffering from 'low-grade depression'

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Gov. Mike DeWine has tested positive for coronavirus

Gov. Mike DeWine has tested positive for coronavirus

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New York attorney general files lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle...

New York attorney general files lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle Association

New York Attorney General Letitia James announced Thursday that her office has filed a lawsuit seeking to dissolve the National Rifle Association in its entirety. James cited... Read more ...

NOAA updates 2020 Atlantic hurricane outlook, predicts it will be extremely...

NOAA updates 2020 Atlantic hurricane outlook, predicts it will be extremely active season

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has updated its 2020 Hurricane Season Outlook. Read more ...

Trump issues executive orders against TikTok and WeChat

Trump issues executive orders against TikTok and WeChat

President Donald Trump issued an executive order late Thursday prohibiting transactions with the parent company of the popular video-sharing app TikTok. The order, set to take... Read more ...

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These 40 products could help you get better sleep tonight

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Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban Use Of TikTok In the U.S

Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban Use Of TikTok In the U.S

The president also issued an executive order aimed at cutting ties between the U.S. and the owner of the popular Chinese communications and social media app WeChat. Read more ...

Royals beat Cubs 13-2, stop 6-game slide

Royals beat Cubs 13-2, stop 6-game slide

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Whit Merrifield, Maikel Franco and Jorge Soler homered, and the Kansas City Royals stopped a six-game slide by pounding the Chicago Cubs 13-2 on Thursday night. Read more ...