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An Ohio woman was denied a life-saving liver transplant after refusing to get a COVID-19 vaccine

Clinicians work on intubating a COVID-19 patient in the ICU at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital in Lake Charles, Louisiana on August 10, 2021. Mario Tama/Getty Images Michelle Vitullo can't get her planned liver transplant since she and her donor won't get vaccinated. Vitullo has end-stage liver disease, which is fatal without transplantation. Hospitals say COVID-19 vaccination is necessary for the safety of both donor and recipient. After years battling stage-four liver cancer and...
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Morning Headlines: COVID Cases Drop; Cleveland Clinic, UH to Require COVID Vaccines for Transplant Donors, Recipients

New coronavirus cases in Ohio dropped below 3,000 for the first time in at least three weeks; The Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals are requiring that living organ transplant donors and recipients be vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their procedures; local steelmaker Cleveland-Cliffs has announced a $775 million takeover of one of the nation’s largest scrap metal processors; and more stories.
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A Colorado woman couldn't get a kidney transplant because she refused a COVID-19 vaccine - a policy at many hospitals

Dr. Matthew Cooper carries a kidney before a transplant at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC on June 28, 2016. Molly Riley/AP A Colorado woman was denied an organ transplant after refusing to get a COVID-19 vaccine, the AP reported. Like many hospitals, Colorado's UCHealth prioritizes patients who are more likely to survive after surgery. Vaccinated people fall into that category, since they're well protected against COVID-19. See more stories on Insider'...
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Morning Headlines: Health Officials Say COVID Peak May Be Cresting; Cleveland Clinic Ranked Worst for Community Investment

Ohio officials say they are seeing early indicators that COVID-19 cases appear to be peaking and starting to decline; a new report ranks the Cleveland Clinic worst in the nation when it comes to investing in the community; jurors have heard opening statements in a federal opioid trial involving two Northeast Ohio counties and major pharmacy chains; and more stories.
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Corey Kluber injury: Indians ace facing 3-month absence

null Baseball The Indians may be facing an extended period without ace Corey Kluber, who was placed on the 10-day injured list Friday with a broken right arm.According to cleveland.com, “an optimistic outlook” for Kluber’s return right now is estimated to be th...
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Morning Headlines: It’s Election Day in Cleveland; Cleveland Clinic Tightens Visitation Policies

Cleveland voters on Tuesday will decide the two mayoral candidates who will face off in November; The Cleveland Clinic is tightening visitation policies at all its hospitals as COVID surges in Ohio; Attorney General Dave Yost is looking into possible action against President Joe Biden's vaccine mandate for businesses with more than 100 employees; and more stories.
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Study introduces new surgical procedure to treat patients with congenital intestinal malrotation

A Cleveland Clinic study has introduced a new surgical procedure to treat both children and adults with congenital intestinal malrotation, an inherited disorder that can cause the intestines to twist.
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First-of-its-kind bionic arm restores natural behaviors in patients with upper limb amputations

Cleveland Clinic researchers have engineered a first-of-its-kind bionic arm for patients with upper-limb amputations that allows wearers to think, behave and function like a person without an amputation, according to new findings published in Science Robotics.
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First-in-human trial proves feasibility of Temporally Feathered Radiation Therapy

Researchers from Cleveland Clinic and OhioHealth have published results from a first-in-human trial evaluating feasibility of Temporally Feathered Radiation Therapy (TFRT), which is designed to reduce the toxicity of radiation treatment.
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The rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes, the Theranos founder who is now on trial for fraud

Elizabeth Holmes leaves after a hearing at a federal court in San Jose, California, on July 17, 2019. Reuters/Stephen Lam Elizabeth Holmes dropped out of Stanford at 19 to start Theranos, and grew its value to $9 billion. Later, technology flaws were exposed, and Theranos and Holmes were charged with "massive fraud." Jury selection for Holmes' fraud trial began Tuesday. She could face up to 20 years in prison. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. In 2014, blood-test...
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How Empathy Will Grow Your Sales and Marketing Pipeline

Are you using empathy in your marketing? Why? Because marketing isn’t something you do to people; it’s something you do with people. You might be wondering: why am I saying this? The problem with modern sales and marketing I see with marketing (and sales) this: we get clinical and treat our customers as objects to convert rather than people who need help. Our thinking can get off track in thinking about, “How do I get what I want?” (revenue, leads, opportunities, etc.) I recently met with a gr...
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People are bracing for a wave of event cancellations due to the Delta variant. Vaccine mandates could keep organizers from calling everything off.

Festival goers are seen on day one of the Lollapalooza Music Festival on Thursday, July 29, 2021, at Grant Park in Chicago. Amy Harris/Invision/AP Some organizers are cancelling large events, like the New York Auto Show, as COVID-19 cases surge. Some other venues are requiring proof of vaccination upon entry. Public health experts said vaccine-only events are safer and provide an incentive to get shots. See more stories on Insider's business page. As cases and hospitalizations rise due...
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Aduhelm approval sparks HHS watchdog review of FDA’s accelerated approval pathway

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Inspector General will review the FDA’s accelerated approval pathway, the office announced Wednesday. This sweeping review comes just two months after the controversial approval of Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug Aduhelm. The review will focus on the FDA’s accelerated approval pathway – a route that allows drugs for serious diseases without existing treatments to be approved if they hit certain interim benchmarks (called surrogate ...
Tags: Tech, Fda, Cleveland Clinic, HHS, Biogen, Eli Lilly, Woodcock, HHS OIG, Janet Woodcock, Aduhelm, Project Onyx, Daniel M Skovronsky, Controversial FDA


Best Running Socks of 2021

The post Best Running Socks of 2021 appeared first on iRunFar. After hundreds of trail miles from 14,110-foot Pikes Peak in Colorado to Moab, Utah’s rolling sandstone, we honed in on the best running socks for trail runners and ultrarunners — zero blisters included. One of the most important pieces of gear for runners is our socks. Well-constructed, tailored running socks are generally more expensive than cheaply woven silhouettes — and for good reason. Each athletic stocking that we put on is s...
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Morning Headlines: Masks Recommended, Not Mandated for Ohio Schools; Hedge Fund May Invest up to $400M in Lordstown Motors

Ohio health officials say they don’t plan to mandate masks in schools this fall but strongly recommend students and staff wear face coverings if they aren't vaccinated against COVID-19; a hedge fund has thrown a $400 million lifeline to troubled electric vehicle startup Lordstown Motors; the Cleveland Clinic is the second best hospital in the country in this year’s U.S. News & World Report Best Hospital rankings; and more stories.
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Research shows employer-based weight management program with access to anti-obesity medications results in greater weight loss

Research Shows Employer-Based Weight Management Program With Access To Anti-Obesity Medications Results in Greater Weight Loss Clinical trial was conducted in the real-world setting of a workplace health plan A Cleveland Clinic study demonstrates that adults with obesity lost significantly more weight when they had access to medications for chronic weight management in conjunction with their employer-based weight management program, compared to adults who did not have access to the medications...
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Apple just tapped a key health exec to work on its cars project

Hello,Welcome to Insider Healthcare. I'm Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer, and today in healthcare news:We got the scoop on a key Apple Health exec's new project;What experts think we should do about the rise in COVID-19 cases in kids;Dr. Anthony Fauci said it would be "reasonable" to assume vaccinated people who contract COVID-19 are less likely to spread it.If you're new to this newsletter, sign up here. Comments, tips? Email me at [email protected] or tweet @lydiaramsey125. Let's get t...
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Biogen falls 8% after 2 major hospital systems say they won't administer controversial Alzheimer's drug

A sign marks a Biogen facility in Cambridge Reuters Shares of Biogen fell as much as 8% after two major hospital systems indicated that they would not administer the controversial Alzheimer's drug, Aduhelm.According to a report from the New York Times, the Cleveland Clinic and Mt. Sinai indicated they would not administer the drug to patients.Aduhelm was approved by the FDA last month but lacked data demonstrating its efficacy in preventing or slowing Alzheimer's.Sign up here for ou...
Tags: Trends, Markets, New York Times, Trading, Stocks, Alzheimer's, Fda, Stock Market, Times, Cleveland Clinic, UnitedHealth Group, Department of Health and Human Services, Biogen, Matthew Fox, Sam Gandy, Mover


Biogen falls 8% after 2 major hospital systems refuse to prescribe controversial Alzheimer's drug

A sign marks a Biogen facility in Cambridge Reuters Shares of Biogen fell as much as 8% after two major hospital systems indicated that they would not prescribe the controversial Alzheimer's drug, Aduhelm.According to a report from the New York Times, the Cleveland Clinic and Mt. Sinai indicated they would not prescribe the drug for patients.Aduhelm was approved by the FDA last month but lacked data demonstrating its efficacy in preventing or slowing Alzheimer's.Sign up here for our...
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Morning Headlines: Delta on Track to Become Dominant Strain; Gov. Signs Bill Banning Schools, Colleges From Mandating Vaccines Under Emergency Use

State health officials say the delta variant of the coronavirus is rapidly increasing and is on track to become the dominant strain in Ohio; Gov. Mike DeWine has signed a bill into law that forbids public schools and colleges from requiring individuals to receive vaccines not granted full approval by the U.S. FDA; the Cleveland Clinic will not be administering a new Alzheimer’s drug for now; and more stories.
Tags: Ohio, Cleveland Clinic, Mike DeWine, U S FDA


Health Experts Seeing Unusual Summer Surge In Common Colds Following Easing Of COVID-19 Rules

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Return To The Office: Expert Gives Tips On Conquering Anxiety, Getting Back To In-Person Work

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What parents should know about rare cases of heart inflammation in young people after a COVID-19 vaccine

A nurse gives Malikai McPherson, 16, a shot of a COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination clinic at Health First Medical Centre in Florida. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The CDC acknowledged Wednesday that mild heart inflammation may be a rare side effect of COVID-19 vaccination. The condition, called myocarditis, is more common in young men and teenage boys, especially after their second dose. COVID-19 is still a greater threat to the heart, though, which is why health ...
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US private hospitals eye overseas expansion in search of vast profits

Foreign forays prompt questions about why US non-profit health systems are indulging in such nakedly commercial venturesAcross the street from the Buckingham Palace Garden and an ocean away from its Ohio headquarters, Cleveland Clinic is making a nearly $1bn bet that Europeans will embrace a hospital run by one of America’s marquee health systems.Cleveland Clinic London, scheduled to open for outpatient visits later this year and for overnight stays in 2022, will primarily offer elective surgeri...
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Gut microbiome impacts stroke severity and post-stroke functional impairment

New findings from Cleveland Clinic researchers show for the first time that the gut microbiome impacts stroke severity and functional impairment following stroke.
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New Cleveland Clinic research identifies link between gut microbes and stroke

CLEVELAND: New findings from Cleveland Clinic researchers show for the first time that the gut microbiome impacts stroke severity and functional impairment following stroke. The results, published in Cell Host & Microbe, lay the groundwork for potential new interventions to help treat or prevent stroke. The research was led by Weifei Zhu, Ph.D., and Stanley Hazen, M.D., Ph.D., of Cleveland Clinic's Lerner Research Institute.
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Study identifies mechanisms by which COVID-19 can lead to Alzheimer's disease-like dementia

A new Cleveland Clinic-led study has identified mechanisms by which COVID-19 can lead to Alzheimer's disease-like dementia.
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Study identifies how COVID-19 linked to Alzheimer's disease-like cognitive impairment

A new Cleveland Clinic-led study has identified mechanisms by which COVID-19 can lead to Alzheimer's disease-like dementia. The findings, published in Alzheimer's Research & Therapy, indicate an overlap between COVID-19 and brain changes common in Alzheimer's, and may help inform risk management and therapeutic strategies for COVID-19-associated cognitive impairment.
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No point vaccinating those who’ve had COVID-19: Findings of Cleveland Clinic study

The study findings reveal that individuals with previous SARS-CoV-2 infection do not get additional benefits from vaccination, indicating that COVID-19 vaccines should be prioritized to individuals without prior infection. The study is currently available on the medRxiv* preprint server.
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Patients with obesity at greater risk of developing long-term complications of COVID-19

A Cleveland Clinic study shows that survivors of COVID-19 who have moderate or severe obesity may have a greater risk of experiencing long-term consequences of the disease, compared with patients who do not have obesity.
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