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Medical News Today: Major depression: Existing drug reduces symptoms by 45 percent

For the first time in decades, researchers have identifed a new medication that can successfully treat major depression. An existing oral drug may relieve major depression. Depression affects about 300 million people across the globe, making the condition the “leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide,” according to the World Health Organization (WHO). In… Read More »

Anthem's 29 percent earnings increase boosted by MA market

Anthem on Wednesday reported net income of $ 960 million for the third quarter, a 29 percent increase over the prior year, being driven, in part, by gains in the Medicare Advantage market. Anthem’s 2019 Medicare Advantage offerings position the company for mid-double digit growth and stable margins, Anthem President and CEO Gail K. Boudreaux… Read More »