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Drugmakers Endo, Allergan agree to $15 million in settlements in major opioid case

(Reuters) – Endo International Plc (ENDP.O) and Allergan Plc (AGN.N) have agreed to pay $ 15 million to avoid going to trial in October in a landmark case by two Ohio counties accusing various drug manufacturers and distributors of fueling the U.S. opioid epidemic. FILE PHOTO: Bottles of several opioid based medication at a pharmacy… Read More »

Sesame allergy affects more than 1 million people in the US – Medical News Today

A recent study suggests that sesame allergy is more widespread in the United States than previously thought. New research suggests that the number of people living with sesame allergy in the U.S. is much higher than previous estimates. Researchers from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, IL, analyzed survey data from a nationally… Read More »

OpenNotes notches another big milestone, with 40 million patients now seeing their EHRs

OpenNotes has gained major momentum over the past decade in its efforts to convince providers that patients have the right to access the clinical notes in their electronic health records. This week, the initiative announced that more than 40 million patients across some 200 health systems are using secure portals to see their doctors’ notes.… Read More »