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In Brief: FDA Approves New Drug to Improve Sexual Desire in Women

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new drug for the treatment of hypoactive sexual desire disorder in premenopausal women.  Bremelanotide (to be marketed as Vyleesi) is used on-demand. Bremelanotide is a peptide which acts as a melanocortin receptor agonist.  Its mechanism of action is distinct from flibanserin and is thought to have… Read More »

How to improve defenses against health data security threats

Healthcare institutions are trusted with our most valuable information. Within their networks they store highly sensitive data such as medical records, treatment plans, financial records, contact information and more. This data is essential for healthcare providers to effectively communicate with patients and provide the best care possible. However, having this information is also what makes… Read More »

How tech can improve supply chain performance for providers

Now more than ever, healthcare organizations are prioritizing cost control, while focusing on enhancing patient care. This overarching goal is challenging hospitals and healthcare systems to achieve these countering objectives. However, new technologies are uncovering supply chain management opportunities to reduce healthcare supply cost and deliver quality care. With advanced software, hospitals can transform basic… Read More »