CVS offers cannabis-based goods

CVS has started selling cannabidiol products, with topicals such as lotions and sprays offered in eight states: Alabama, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland and Tennessee. Cannabis retailer Curaleaf Holdings also announced its products will be sold in over 800 CVS stores. The market for CBD, which does […]

APP + AI | Personal trainer and gym on your smartphone

World’s first virtual personal trainer counts reps and provides feedback using just a smartphone World’s first virtual personal trainer will count your reps and provide real-time audio feedback, using just a smartphone AI is disrupting the fitness industry and democratising access to professional training worldwide New York, March […]

EVENT | Weekly Webinar | LEGAL: CONCIERGE vs. DPC vs. INTEGRATIVE vs. CONNECTED CARE: 03/19/2019 AT 1:00 PM PST

Are you interested in U.S. private direct medicine (Direct Primary Care (DPC), Concierge Medicine, Functional Medicine, integrative/hormone care, health coaching/data tracking/connected care services)? Looking for some guidance on how to compliantly create these practice and business models? Do you think the future of U.S. healthcare involves new services, […]

Massachusetts General Hospital, Broad Institute License CRISPR Tech to Pairwise

Pairwise Licenses CRISPR Technologies from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Broad Institute Pairwise receives exclusive license to specific MGH CRISPR technology, and non-exclusive license from Broad Institute for plant-based applications March 18, 2019 12:37 PM Eastern Daylight Time DURHAM, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pairwise, a growing agriculture and food company, today […]

SURVEY | Heal’s ‘First-time Patient’ Survey Proves Doctor House Calls Relieve Urgent Care and Emergency Room Inconvenience and Cost

Heal User Survey and Peer-Reviewed Journal Validate Disruptive Power of Doctor House Calls –Revealing Higher Patient Satisfaction, Continued Cost Savings, and Significant Time Savings LOS ANGELES – March 14, 2019 – Heal, the market-leader in doctor house calls, today announced the results of its 2019 first-time patient user survey. […]

STUDY + INFOGRAPHIC | ‘Generation Z had the highest score on the UCLA Loneliness Scale, the standard measurement for loneliness research.’

Always Connected With Thousands Of ‘Friends’ — Yet Feeling All Alone And a new study from the University of Pittsburgh and West Virginia University finds that social media use—or at least negative experiences on social—is linked to more feelings of social isolation, a.k.a. loneliness. By Sharon Jayson March 8, 2019 […]

Retail Medical Clinics Are Still Going Strong

Retail Medical Clinics Are Still Going Strong — The states with the most retail clinics are Texas, Florida, Ohio, Illinois, and Tennessee, according to as-yet-unpublished 2018 survey results provided by Merchant Medicine Merchant Medicine, LLC notes you can’t ignore what’s going on in the marketplace.  Here are three […]

Aetna Announces Attain, a Personalized Well-being Experience that Combines Health History with Apple Watch Information to Empower Better Health

Created in collaboration with Apple, Attain by AetnaSM is a direct-to-member experience that blends activity-driven incentives and rewards with personalized health recommendations BOSTON, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Aetna, a CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) business, announced the launch of Attain, a unique health experience designed by Aetna in […]