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This former Apple engineer has analyzed the microbes in his body 600 times — here's what he learned

Most of us would find it off-putting to imagine that there are many trillions of bacteria, viruses and fungi living in our body, invisible to the naked eye. But Richard Sprague, a Seattle-based software engineer, has dedicated years of his life — and tested himself hundreds of times — to unravel their mysteries.

VA authors argue agency wait times beat private sector: JAMA

Dive Brief: Wait times for new patients at Department of Veterans Affairs facilities and private hospitals were similar in 2014, a new Journal of the American Medical Association study authored by researchers affiliated with the VA found. But while wait times in the private sector appeared to be static between 2014 and 2017, wait times… Read More »

Trending News Today: State Licensing a Challenge for Amazon's Foray into Pharmacy – Specialty Pharmacy Times

Amazon’s ongoing push to enter the pharmacy market may be inhibited by the stringent requirements associated with obtaining the various US state licenses required to market drugs and devices, according to an article by STAT. The report noted that several errors by PillPack, which Amazon acquired earlier this year for $ 1 billion, illustrate the… Read More »