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UCLA looks to Twitter for health trends

UCLA looks to Twitter for health trends

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Researchers say Twitter could provide critical insight into health needs for hard-to-reach groups.

The Future of Connected Health and the Top Ten Takeaways from HIMSS

The Future of Connected Health and the Top Ten Takeaways from HIMSS

Join Phunware to explore how connected health will create new opportunities for engaging with patients before, during and after hospital visits.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, May 12

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, May 12

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Mylan considers higher bid for Perrigo; Boehringer Ingelheim partners with health system on COPD; EMD Serono's experimental cancer drug gets Fast Track status

WebMD profit jumps 60% in the first quarter

WebMD profit jumps 60% in the first quarter

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The company said revenue from pharmaceutical and medical device sponsorships and advertisements rose 10.7% but the company put some initiatives on hold.

Apple Watch — do you love it?

We know it's early days (the smartwatch been available for three days to be exact), but we'd like to know how it is going.

Editor's Desk: And the researchers go wild

Editor's Desk: And the researchers go wild

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Apple's ResearchKit could accelerate the pace at which industry approaches start-ups building products in the patient-facing part of health tech

ResearchKit: A Medical Research Revolution?

ResearchKit: A Medical Research Revolution?

Apple is putting the power of clinical trials in our pockets with ResearchKit.

WebMD to launch app for Apple's smartwatch

WebMD to launch app for Apple's smartwatch

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The small screen makes it a user-friendly medication adherence tool.

Making Mobile Patient Portals Useful

Making Mobile Patient Portals Useful

Though it's unlikely that patient portals will ever be accessed as often as mobile banking, ensuring that the patient portal provides obvious value to a patient's experience with a healthcare provider remains an important point.

Doximity to launch Apple Watch app

The app for the smartwatch includes secure encrypted messaging.

Pharma tablet presentations falling short

A study said many sales presentations fail to resonate with payer audiences.

Drugmakers weigh more use of digital

Drugmakers weigh more use of digital

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The pharma sales model increasingly relies on key account managers rather than sales reps.

Health Data Ushers in a New Era for Healthcare Communicators

Health Data Ushers in a New Era for Healthcare Communicators

Patients benefit when they can directly access their health data. Studies suggest that direct patient access to healthcare information could improve patient participation in healthcare and possibly quality.

Mobile Apps Relieve Confusion for All Hospital- Goers—Yes, Even Grandpa

Mobile Apps Relieve Confusion for All Hospital- Goers—Yes, Even Grandpa

In this webinar, we'll discuss how mobile apps are changing the healthcare journey for patients and visitors from all walks of life.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, March 17

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, March 17

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Interim results show cancer drug Imbruvica works well with other treatments; two studies show pricey new HCV medications are cost effective; the American College of Physicians wants less cardiac testing

Apple launches software platform for medical research

The open-source framework uses the iPhone's apps to gather users' health information.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday March 3

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday March 3

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NICE greenlights Harvoni for Britain's national formulary, Pacira received a CRL instead of an expanded indication and Novo's latest diabetes outreach focuses on patients instead of drug brands.

Poll shows all ages seek digital health tools

Poll shows all ages seek digital health tools

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Millennials and baby boomers have a lot of common: a desire for technology that supports health priorities.

Mobile carries WebMD forward

Mobile carries WebMD forward

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Smartphones drove network traffic.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, February 10

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, February 10

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FDA's latest guidance says it is ok to reduce the amount of risk information in print ads, Google amplifies the health information it will serve up with searches and HBO's John Oliver takes on pharmaceutical marketing.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, February 6

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, February 6

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Genentech Parkinson med encounters preliminary safety issues; Cigna gives Gilead's Harvoni preferred status over AbbVie's Viekira Pak; Valeant proposes $400 million bid to buy bankrupt Dendreon.

How Mobile Apps Increase Hospital Revenue and Patient Engagement Sponsored by Phunware

Phunware's VP Product Evangelist will explore how hospitals can implement a wayfinding and messaging solution, and how they can expect to benefit from it.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, January 20

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, January 20

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FDA draws fine line between health and wellness apps; Colorado gives biosimilar swap law another look; ZMapp is set to start human trials of its Ebola vaccine.

Survey shows doctors, patients want to embrace apps

Survey shows doctors, patients want to embrace apps

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The snag: identifying what qualifies as download-worthy.

Insurer's maternity app rewards healthy behaviors

Insurer's maternity app rewards healthy behaviors

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United Healthcare's Baby Blocks app seeks to become all-in-one hub for expectant moms and their babies.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, November 18

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, November 18

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Ackman walks away with $2.5 billion, despite no Allergan deal; Ranbaxy sues FDA over generic Nexium rights; Indian government's Health Ministry recommends breaking BMS cancer drug patent.

EHRs blur line between marketing and assistance: researchers

EHRs blur line between marketing and assistance: researchers

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A trio of doctors make a case for putting limits on digital promotions, including those in EHRs and through social networks.

App may diagnose glaucoma

Researchers say the iPad app could help assess vision loss.

Study hints at how brands should reach Millennials

Study hints at how brands should reach Millennials

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The Post X-er, Post-Boomer generation considers traditional healthcare "sick care."

Consumers modify mobile health devices

Mobile health devices may be more than they appear to be—consumers are taking an open-source approach to getting the monitors they want.

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