We just got a better look at Walmart’s growing healthcare ambitions

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We’ve made it to the start of another work week. Hope everyone’s found some time to take off this summer if possible!

Today, we take a closer look at Walmart’s health ambitions, the 20 healthcare startups worth more than $US1 billion, and America’s coronavirus testing crisis. Meanwhile, Florida on Sunday hit a new record for daily coronavirus infections.


Walmart’s ambitions are becoming clearer as it pushes into the $US3.6 trillion US healthcare industry. Its plans make the retailer a ‘sleeping giant to watch.’

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The 20 billion-dollar startups to watch that are revolutionising healthcare in 2020

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The US is in the middle of another coronavirus testing crisis – on a far larger scale than before

Read the full story from Morgan McFall-Johnsen here>>

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– Lydia