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U.S. states, cities sue to block Trump ‘conscience’ rule for healthcare workers

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two dozen U.S. states and municipalities sued the Trump administration on Tuesday to stop it from enforcing a rule that would make it easier for doctors and nurses to avoid performing abortions on religious or moral grounds. FILE PHOTO: A pro-choice activist holds a sign in downtown Memphis during a “Stop… Read More »

U.S. measles outbreak raises questions about immunity in adults

(Reuters) – Adults in the United States who were vaccinated against measles decades ago may need a new dose depending on when they received the shot and their exposure risk, according to public health experts battling the nation’s largest outbreak since the virus was deemed eliminated in 2000. FILE PHOTO: An illustration provides a 3D… Read More »

‘Old guard’ generics players yield U.S. lead to Indian up-and-comers: analyst

The U.S. generics world has changed. Starting from around late 2018 to early 2019, traditional generics bigwigs Teva, Mylan, Novartis’ Sandoz, Amneal and Endo have lost out to a group of six competitors that include Indian drugmakers Aurobindo Pharma, Lupin, Dr. Reddy’s, Sun Pharma, Cipla and Canada’s Apotex in terms of weekly total prescriptions, Evercore… Read More »