Tapered configuration of transcarotid stent system launched in the U.S.

Silk Road Medical has launched a new tapered configuration of their transcarotid stent system in the U.S. This system is indicated for patients with carotid artery stenosis at elevated risk for adverse events from carotid endarterectomy. The Tapered Enroute Transcarotid Stent System provides additional configurations for tailored transcarotid artery revascularization (TCAR) with a short delivery…

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How Therapy Can Help During Life-Changing Events Like COVID

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Jenn Kearney found solace in her years of therapy, particularly cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). Therapy equipped her with coping skills that helped manage anxiety when her husband contracted COVID. A study following patients with anxiety who received CBT or dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT) found they experienced less stress during the pandemic….

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Heali Contracts With California Medicaid, Unveils Medical Nutrition Therapy Tool

Heali, a food as medicine platform, has partnered with Medicaid in California to provide personalized nutrition plans for over 200 chronic conditions through its AI-driven app. The company aims to expand its partnerships with more Medicaid programs in the future. Heali has launched its Medical Nutrition Therapy tool, offering evidence-based dietary recommendations for various conditions….

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Cigna, HelloFresh Team Up To Improve Access to Healthy Food

Cigna Healthcare partnered with HelloFresh to offer discounted meal kits to their members, aiming to improve access to healthy food. HelloFresh, a German company, delivers food and recipes to people’s homes. The partnership will give up to 12 million members of Cigna’s employer customers access to discounted meals. The companies are also working together to…

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Cancer Caregiving From Long Distance

Leslie Crowder received a pink silk scarf with elephants from her mother days before starting chemotherapy for breast cancer. Her mother, sisters, and others wore a matching scarf every Friday to show support during her treatment. Ranak Trivedi, an expert on caregiving and long-distance caregiving, provided tips on how to help loved ones facing cancer…

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