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A roundup of the week’s top healthcare press releases from PR Newswire

NEW YORK, October 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — With thousands of press releases published each week, it can be difficult to keep up with everything on PR Newswire. To help journalists covering the healthcare industry stay up to date with the week’s most interesting and popular publications, here’s a round-up of the week’s not-to-be-missed stories.

The following list includes the headline (with a link to the full text) and an excerpt from each story. Click on the press release headings to access accompanying multimedia content available for download.

  1. first lady dr Jill Biden joins the American Cancer Society to launch roundtables on breast and cervical cancer in the next step toward Cancer Moonshot
    The Roundtables bring together a diverse coalition of national organizations and advocates to prioritize equitable access to cancer prevention, screening, early detection and diagnosis.
  2. Express Scripts Announces Strategic Partnership with Centene to Drive Greater Prescription Drug Savings
    Begin January 2024Express Scripts will manage pharmacy services for approximately 20 million Centene members.
  3. Pediatric sleep app Huckleberry shares top potty training challenges and preferences in a survey of 3,300 parents
    Huckleberry has launched a new potty training tool to continue to support parents through the transition. In conjunction with the introduction, they present the results of a survey that analyzes, among other things, when parents start potty training, popular methods and gender differences.
    The LGBTQ+ Health Directory is a free, searchable database of physicians, healthcare professionals, and healthcare providers who are knowledgeable and empathetic to the unique health needs of LGBTQ+ people The United States and Canada.
  5. The world’s largest veterinary meeting & expo celebrates 40 years of advancements in veterinary medicine and looks ahead to the next big innovations
    The North American Veterinary Community (NAVC), the world’s leading provider of continuing education for veterinarians, will recognize four decades of innovative veterinary education at its 40th Annual Veterinary Meeting & Expo (VMX). January 14-18, 2023 in Orlando,FL In the Orange County convention center.
  6. FINN partners and OffScrip Health join forces on multimedia campaign “Heartbreak in America’s Heartland – Crisis in Rural America”
    FINN and OffScrip Health will work to invite others to join the effort and advocate for a national conversation about the challenges rural Americans face, specifically their struggles to access education, health, technology, consumer goods , clean water and more.
    The event is over $750,000 for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), the nation’s largest suicide prevention organization, providing those who have committed suicide with a nationwide community empowered through research, education and advocacy to take action on this leading cause of death.
  8. Regeneron Receives Six Months US Pediatric Injectable Exclusivity for EYLEA® (aflibercept).
    The determination of pediatric exclusivity is based on data from two Phase 3 studies — BUTTERFLEYE and FIREFLEYE — submitted in response to the FDA’s written request to evaluate the use of EYLEA for the treatment of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP).
  9. Make-A-Wish and My First Reading Club partner to bring a world of opportunity to children
    The national partnership will help raise critical funds to continue making life-changing wishes come true for children living with serious illnesses – many of whom credit their desire to have helped them overcome their illness.
  10. Verywell Mind releases a poll on psychedelics and mental health, finding nearly half of Americans support the legalization of mental illness as new treatment options create a stir
    Verywell Mind released a new poll, Psychedelics & Mental Health, examining Americans’ awareness of and opinions about psychedelics used in the context of mental health treatment.
  11. The FDA refuses to market Logic’s menthol vape products after determining they do not meet the public health standard
    These are the first menthol vape products to receive a marketing decision based on a full scientific review by the FDA.
  12. Eye protection tips to keep Halloween from getting really spooky
    Halloween costumes are fun and everyone wants to make a big “visual” impression, but here are tips from Safe Eyes America to protect you and your eyes.

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