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Rishi Kapoor Opens Up About Beating Cancer: ‘Getting Well Is Slow, But Makes You Grateful for Life’

Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh (Photo Credits: Instagram) When Rishi Kapoor left for the US to seek treatment for “an undisclosed disease”, there were whispers that he was getting treated for cancer. Later, the nature of the disease was revealed, but by then, he was giving cancer a fitting fight. In a conversation with Times… Read More »

Carrot-and-stick system appears to slow growth of health costs

A new study led by Harvard researchers presents a rare long-term examination of a promising payment system for providers that appears to slow galloping health care costs while improving care for chronic diseases like diabetes and high blood pressure and reducing emergency-room visits. Under the current method, insurers pay providers for each service rendered, a… Read More »

ASH: Gilead, Novartis tout long-term data for CAR-T slow starters Yescarta, Kymriah

SAN DIEGO—Gilead and Novartis are working to ramp up launches of their slow-starting CAR-T drugs, and both companies are hoping longer-term follow-up data will help do the trick. Sunday at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) annual meeting, Gilead’s Kite unit rolled out two-year data from the Zuma-1 study that won Yescarta its October 2017 approval… Read More »