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.

PTSD linked to increased risk of preterm birth


A new study suggests that women with post-traumatic stress disorder are at significantly increased risk of delivering premature babies. Researchers evaluated Veterans Health Administration records for… Read More

CMS proposes shorter ACA enrollment period


  • CNBC

The CMS recently proposed a number of rules related to the Affordable Care Act, including one that would shorten and shift the open enrollment period. Open enrollment for the 2016 plan year would run … Read More

Non-Dilutive Funding Summit -- San Francisco, Jan. 14


Join more than 400 life science industry leaders in a full day of non-dilutive funding activities at the 10th Annual Non-Dilutive Funding Summit produced by the FreeMind Group. This year the summit is… Read More

Should students play outside for recess in cold weather?


  • WMBD-TV/WYZZ-TV (Peoria, Ill.)

Some parents in Illinois are questioning whether it is too cold for students to go outdoors for recess during the winter, according to this report. District officials say there is no districtwide poli… Read More