Marc Siegel, MD

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Antidote: Copper and Dementia

Antidote: Copper and Dementia

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A new study about copper's role as a possible contributing factor in the development of Alzeheimer's Disease has come in just below the media radar, despite its obvious importance

Antidote:E-Cigarettes

Antidote:E-Cigarettes

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E-cigarettes, battery-operated devices which provide nicotine vapor, are a promising tool to help people stop smoking

Antidote: On cancer and CD47

Antidote: On cancer and CD47

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CD47 is one story that the media may have gotten right.

Antidote: Zithromax

Antidote: Zithromax

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The media's hyperbolic reaction to an FDA warning on Zithromax manages to both unduly frighten patients and skirt the real problem—the overuse of antibiotics

On Flu Vaccine and the Elderly

On Flu Vaccine and the Elderly

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The news from the CDC that this year's flu vaccine appears to be less than 60 percent effective at preventing severe flu symptoms, and only 9 percent with the elderly, has stirred the pot in the direction of denigrating what is still a useful vaccine.

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Pharma faces its 'oh, shit' moment

In his keynote address at the MM&M Transforming Healthcare conference, Dr. Gautam Gulati says the industry is being outpaced by its innovation.

Merck, Takeda execs: Is AI the new bad app?

One executive referred to AI as a "black box" and as the "Tower of Babel."

Value-based care requires innovators to challenge the status quo

Execs stressed the importance of collaboration, consumer-mindedness.

Admetsys wins the 2017 MM&M Startup Showdown

The artificial pancreas can provide value to the health system.

Top 40 Healthcare Transformers

MM&M honors 40 upstarts and veteran innovation gurus.

Top 10 Innovation Catalysts

For the first time MM&M honors a group of 10 agency execs.