Health-care stocks take a plunge as uncertainty rises on Obamacare, Congress threatens to take action on drug prices
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Health-care stocks take a plunge as uncertainty rises on Obamacare, Congress threatens to take action on drug prices

After lawmakers on Capitol Hill threatened to bring in new laws to tighten control over the nation’s largest pharmacy benefit mangers to curb skyrocketing drug costs, health-care stocks were poised to end the week in the red Friday . President Trump administration’s legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act, former President Barack Obama’s signature health […]

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More than 164,000 pounds of ground turkey recalled by Jennie-O recalls.

A Minnesota-based poultry producer, Jennie-O Turkey Store Sales has recalled more than 164,000 pounds of raw ground turkey products that may be contaminated with salmonella, the Agriculture Department said. The Faribault, Minnesota, company’s products being recalled have markings that direct customers to use or freeze the products by Nov. 12 or Nov. 13. The Agriculture Department’s Food […]

Google's project to screen for diabetic eye disease launched in Thailand
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Google’s project to screen for diabetic eye disease launched in Thailand

An artificial intelligence program has been launched by Google in Thailand to screen for a diabetic eye disease which causes permanent blindness as per their announcement on Thursday. Thailand’s eye screening program follows a similar Google program in India and highlights a push by big tech companies to show the social benefits of new AI […]