Health & Fitness

Manufacturing company adding 100 jobs in Fort Worth in $29M expansion

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/21 1:37A Bill Hethcock
Medical equipment supplier Smith & Nephew Inc. has selected its Fort Worth facility to locate a $29 million project, creating 100 new jobs. The company, headquartered in London, already employs nearly 200 people in Fort Worth. A Texas Enterprise...

Higher blood sugar numbers may be OK

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/19 3:01A Anne Stych
A major medical association has increased the number it says is an acceptable blood glucose level for Type 2 diabetics. An American College of Physicians guidance statement published in the Annals of Internal Medicine recommends that most Type 2...

U.S. wooed alcohol industry for a drinking study

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/19 2:36A Roni Caryn Rabin
The documents and interviews show that the institute waged a vigorous campaign to court the alcohol industry, paying for scientists to travel to meetings with executives, where they gave talks strongly suggesting that the study’s results would...

Take this app and call me in the morning

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/19 2:21A Natasha Singer
?Health tech companies are making a big push to digitize medicine, introducing novel tools like digital pills that track when patients take their drugs and smart spoons that can automatically adjust to hand tremors. Now they want some patients to...

Breakthrough might make tattoo removal easier

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/9 2:50A Anne Stych
That tattoo you got when you were 20 doesn’t seem like such a great idea now that you’re 30 and it limits what you're comfortable wearing to work at your brokerage firm. But even though you may have “regerts” about a misspelled tattoo or about...

Even small stresses can threaten your health

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/7 2:56A Anne Stych
Traffic. Getting the kids to daycare. A long line at the coffee shop that means you’re running late — again. The small hassles that accumulate in daily life can be as bad as for your health as singular major stress events if you’re the type of...

CVS Health readies one of largest corporate bond sales on record

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 3/6 5:24A Eric Platt and Alexandra Scaggs
CVS Health on Tuesday will test bond market appetite with a super-jumbo sale that is expected to rank among the largest debt packages ever sold, according to three sources with knowledge of the sale.

5 questions to ask when selecting an assisted-living facility for your parents

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 2/28 9:15P Patrick McCormick
There’s about to be a boom of aging Baby Boomers. By 2030, the U.S. Census Bureau estimates that one in five Americans will be age 65 or older. By 2021, populations age 75 and older are expected to increase by a combined 14.5 percent.  In fact,...

4 essentials for starting a successful health care practice

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 2/28 9:05P Gavin Shea
It’s no secret that health care is a growing industry. As the Baby Boomer population ages and more people become insured, the demand for health care in the United States is expected to continue to grow rapidly. Nearly $3.4 trillion was spent on...

A breakthrough in Alzheimer's research?

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 2/28 3:28A Anne Stych
Researchers at the Cleveland Clinic have reversed Alzheimer’s disease in mice by reducing an enzyme in their brains that leads to the formation of a sticky buildup that disrupts neuron function.  Scientists at the Cleveland Clinic...

Pharma has the most women tech leaders

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 2/27 3:01A Anne Stych
Entertainment giant Netflix has the highest median salary for women in tech and leadership positions, but pharmaceutical companies employ the most women in those roles. Employment data company Paysa analyzed millions of salary records from a range...
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