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Insights from a Verily Venture Investor on Health Data & Dollars

Health Tech Mar 21, 2019• By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF Health Google’s Verily has a $ 1Billion dollar investment fund and a nearly limitless talent pool of data scientists and engineers at the ready. So, how are they planning to invest in a better future for health? Luba Greenwood, Strategic Business Development & Corporate Ventures for… Read More »

Planned Parenthood barred from Title X funds under final rule

Under a final rule released today, Planned Parenthood and other programs where abortion is a method of family planning, are barred from getting Title X federal funding. The rule also prohibits referrals for abortion as a method of family planning. The final rule does not bar nondirective counseling on abortion, but eliminates the requirement that… Read More »

Price of life-changing drug for college senior's rare disease hiked from free to $375,000

Price of life-changing drug hiked from free to $ 375,000: Family of college senior with rare disease devastated as they say it is the ONLY thing that allows him to walk, talk and eat Will Schuller has a rare, life-threatening autoimmune disease called LEMS the leaves him unable to walk or even stand if it… Read More »