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Paysend Recognised by Deloitte as Third Fastest Growing Technology Company in the UK

Paysend joins elite list as a winner of Deloitte’s UK Technology Fast 50 Paysend also ranks as third fastest growing FinTech in the UK LONDON – 19 NOVEMBER 2021 – Paysend, the card-to-card pioneer and international payments platform, has been announced a winner of Deloitte’s UK Technology Fast 50, placing third in the ranking thanks… Read More »

Drug company influence on journalism

Many times through the years, HealthNewsReview.org has criticized the National Press Foundation in Washington, DC, for accepting drug company funding for journalism training.  (See articles from June 2009, July 2009, August 2010, September 2010, October 2010, March 2014, March 2015, December 2015, November 2019. I may have missed a few, but you get the picture.) They’re doing it… Read More »

Canada’s surprising history and questionable partnership with a Chinese company and its military-backed COVID-19 vaccine

Article content continued CanSino’s Canadian connections, meanwhile, did not end with the federal vaccine collaboration inked in May. A week later, it announced a deal to help develop a COVID-19 vaccine created by Vancouver’s Precision Nanosystems. Based on totally different cutting-edge technology, it uses “messenger RNA” to trick the body into making coronavirus proteins, which… Read More »

Omnicare and parent company CVS Health accused of prescription drug fraud

A lawsuit has been filed against Omnicare and parent company CVS Health alleging prescription drug fraud in the dispensing of drugs to senior citizens in assisted living and other facilities. The Department of Health and Human Services – Office of the Inspector General filed the civil healthcare fraud lawsuit on December 17. CVS acquired Omnicare… Read More »

Altria invests $372 million in Swiss tobacco company Burger Sohne as cigarette sales fall

On! is a brand of oral tobacco-derived nicotine pouches. Source: On! Altria is taking an 80% stake in the global business of Swiss tobacco company Burger Sohne for $ 372 million, the companies said Monday. As part of the deal, Altria will provide global distribution for Burger Sohne’s oral nicotine pouches On — kind of… Read More »