Sunday Feb 05, 2023

Healthcare Industry on Consolidation Spree

The healthcare sector offers a lot of promise for extended reality, a broad phrase that encompasses augmented reality, virtual reality, and mixed reality. AR and VR technology have the potential to significantly improve the healthcare sector, from assisting surgery to assisting telehealth applications. Due to investor interest in virtual care and digital health, as well […]

Four African Countries Hit by Rotavirus Vaccine Shortage

After disruptions at drugmaker GSK, African countries of Kenya, Tanzania, Senegal and Cameroon have run out of vaccines to prevent deadly rotavirus infection in children. According to the World health organization, approximately 200,000 children die each year due to rotavirus infections which are the leading cause of severe dehydrating gastroenteritis in children under the age […]

Vaccine And Anti-Viral Drug Manufacturers See A Surge In Share Prices Following WHO Declaring Monkeypox A Global Health Emergency

Monkeypox has been declared a global health emergency by the world health organization last week. Many health experts around the world have feared this virus for a long time now. According the Economic times, there have been more than 21000 cases worldwide in more than 80 countries so far. Furthermore, nearly 80 people have succumbed […]

Amazon is Making a New Push into Medical Services

Last week Amazon announced plans to buy One Life Healthcare which operates primary healthcare practice under the name of ‘One medical’ across major cities in the U.S. This is not Amazon’s first foray into medical space; in 2019 it launched Amazon care. Originally this was meant to be a service for Amazon employees in Washington […]

How The Food Delivery Industry is Grappling With The First Slowdown It Has Encountered

The last two years were really good for food delivery companies. The demand was high as people stayed home and revenues increased as more and more customers signed up. However, as the economy slows down and inflation soars, the best of times may be over for some delivery giants. According to market analysts, the total […]

General Electric Splits into Three New Companies; Healthcare, Aviation and Vernova

General Electric has witnessed a historic split of its organization and they have now revealed the new names of the three companies. These three new companies will operate independently under separate management. They had earlier announced this split in November 2022 and these companies will be focused in three domains namely aviation, health care and […]

How Digital Health Startups in US are Protecting User’s Privacy Following Roe vs Wade Ruling

Developers of apps that track user periods and fertility are working to anonymize user data in response to US supreme courts overturning of Roe vs Wade last month which struck down the constitutional right to an abortion.  Millions of people use services like Flo, Clue and Apple’s Health app to help them become pregnant, avoid […]

Never Changing Traditional Pharma Sales & Marketing Approaches Will Eventually Destroy Companies

Sales and marketing strategies currently implemented by pharmaceutical companies needs a drastic change. Most of the new drug launches over the past three years have underperformed and have resulted in big losses for pharma companies. It is reported that 62% of drug launches between time period of September 2019 and December 2021 have underperformed according […]

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