Health & Fitness
 

Form-D Friday: Private equity firm raises more than $500M

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 11/15 1:51A Rebecca Ayers
A New York City-based private equity group with Fort Worth ties raises more than $500 million, a biopharmaceutical company raises another round of funding for a trial and more in this week's Form-D Friday.

Apple’s reach reshapes medical research

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 11/14 9:34A Natasha Singer
Apple's tools enable researchers to track huge numbers of people. But doctors do not yet know if it will significantly improve health outcomes.

Roundup of deals and dollars: Nov. 14

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 11/14 8:30A Rebecca Ayers
Cornerstone Healthcare Group acquires a Houston hospital, a Dallas-based oil firm receives an equity commitment, and more in this week's roundup of deals and dollars.

Federal prosecutors: No new trial needed for Forest Park officials

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 11/14 1:34A Mark Curriden
Lawyers for the Forest Park Medical Center officials convicted in February of operating a bribery and kick-back scheme have presented no evidence and made no substantive legal arguments showing that they deserve a new trial, according to federal...

New TB vaccine could save millions of lives, study suggests

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 10/28 10:17P Donald G. McNeil Jr.
In what may be a watershed moment in the fight against tuberculosis, the world’s most lethal infectious disease, an experimental new vaccine has protected about half the people who got it, scientists reported Tuesday in a study published in The...

Longer shifts linked to increased stroke risk

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 10/23 8:57A Caitlin Mullen
Putting in more time at work might benefit your career but could leave you at greater risk of a stroke. A study published in the American Heart Association’s journal Stroke determined long working hours — classified as more than 10 hours daily at...

Drug companies head off opioid trial with $260m settlement

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 10/21 7:07A Hannah Kuchler in New York
Teva Pharmaceuticals and three distributors of opioid painkillers reached a settlement with two U.S. counties over their alleged role in the opioid addiction crisis on Monday, just moments before the start of what would have been a bellwether trial.

Tenet Healthcare names CEOs in Memphis, Detroit

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 10/21 4:48A Jason Bolton
Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare, the parent company of Saint Francis Hospital, announced last week that Sally Deitch will be chief executive over the Memphis market and Saint Francis’ hospitals. In addition, Deitch will oversee Tenet’s Mid-South...

How this Frisco company is changing health care with part-time doctors

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 10/18 6:33A Kevin Cummings
Mohammad Badar knew he wanted to be involved, like his physician father, in the health care industry. But as he completed his bachelor’s in biology at UT-Dallas, he began to get into coding, which eventually led him to pursue a master’s in...
Don't miss any news from:
Coppell BubbleLife!
Share with thousands of local readers!
  • In The Loop Kids

Weather

47°
Winds North at 0.0 MPH, Humidity 77%
TueWedThu
77°F74°F74°F
56°F64°F49°F
  • Need Local PR? BubbleLife | Advice Local Read

    Need content written about your business? Informative articles published on BubbleLife have sold houses for real estate agents, acquired clients for contractors and architects, helped nonprofits solidify donations and much more. Click to learn more.

Send to a Friend

    Cancel