Health Care

Lead Editor: Lisa Gough

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SmartBrief publishes more than 40 e-newsletters in health care, serving medical professionals such as family physicians, specialists and nurses, and exploring diverse topics such as medical devices, pharmaceuticals, insurance and health IT.

FMD surfaces in S. Korea


  • Yonhap News Agency (South Korea) (free content)

Foot-and-mouth disease has surfaced in South Korea, two months after the nation was declared free of the disease. The news came a day after reports of a suspected case at a North Gyeongsang Province s… Read More

How to determine the right marketing strategy for your business


  • Entrepreneur online

If you don't take the right approach, it's possible to invest a lot of money into marketing without achieving anything, write Doug and Polly White, owners of Whitestone Partners. For best results, beg… Read More

Sponsors continue withholding clinical trial results


  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Results from nearly 30% of 400 randomly selected clinical trials completed in 2008 had not been posted to or published in a medical journal four years after completion, a study publ… Read More

Mo. district to offer free meal program to all students


  • WDAF-TV (Kansas City, Mo.)

A Missouri district this fall will offer free breakfasts and lunches to all students, regardless of family income, as part of a federal program. Officials say they hope the program will help remove th… Read More