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Gastrointestinal Diseases in America: The Costly Impact on Employers and Patients

SPONSORED POST By SAM HOLLIDAY Medically reviewed by Jenny Blair, MD Gastrointestinal diseases like inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are more prevalent—and costlier—than many employers realize. Up to 70 million Americans are affected by gastrointestinal (GI) diseases each year—twice as many people as those living with diabetes… Read More »

Roche says new diagnostic solution could help COVID-19 patients

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Swiss drugmaker Roche is seen at its headquarters in Basel, Switzerland February 1, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss drugmaker Roche said on Friday it will start selling a new digital diagnostics product that may simplify and accelerate screening of patients with breathing problems during the COVID-19 pandemic.… Read More »

Expert warns key symptom affecting coronavirus patients is a SILENT killer

Dr Richard Levitan, an emergency medicine practitioner at Bellevue Hospital in New York City, said he spotted the phenomenon in Covid-19 sufferers with pneumonia. He observed patients whose lungs were filled with fluid or pus, but they did not have breathing difficulties until the day they got admitted to hospital. The presented no signs of having… Read More »