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Dispensed: How the US is confronting the novel coronavirus, Oscar and Clover’s 2019 financial results, and the big business of direct-to-consumer healthcare

Hello, Welcome to Dispensed, Business Insider’s weekly healthcare newsletter, where it feels like the past week has lasted exactly a month. Dear readers, I hope you’re all staying healthy and are hanging in there with the influx of information about the novel coronavirus as it spreads in the US. I’ll […]
Dispensed: How the US is confronting the novel coronavirus, Oscar and Clover’s 2019 financial results, and the big business of direct-to-consumer healthcare
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Dispensed: Pharma’s plan to go beyond drugs, erectile dysfunction medications for young men, and what privacy you have when you take a genetics test

Hello, The healthcare team is waiting in eager anticipation to see what drama unfolds next week at the Congressional hearing between drugmakers and lawmakers about drug prices. But in the meantime, it’s been fascinating to follow along with what the Food and Drug Administration’s been saying about all those “young […]
Dispensed: Pharma’s plan to go beyond drugs, erectile dysfunction medications for young men, and what privacy you have when you take a genetics test
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A startup aims to help the 18 million US men diagnosed with erectile dysfunction pay attention to their ‘check-engine light’

Roman, a men’s-health startup, connects men with doctors who can prescribe erectile-dysfunction medication. The hope is that by making the medication more easily accessible, men will start interacting with doctors more frequently than they already do. Erectile dysfunction, Roman CEO Zachariah Reitano said, is a good “check-engine light” for other […]
A startup aims to help the 18 million US men diagnosed with erectile dysfunction pay attention to their ‘check-engine light’