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Opdivo will keep growing, Bristol-Myers says, trying to talk investors off the ledge

It’s no secret that Bristol-Myers Squibb’s investors are feeling skittish after a pair of negative Opdivo developments last week. And on Thursday’s third-quarter conference call, executives plunged right into their doubts. After a two-day period in which the company 1) saw competitive kidney cancer data posted by Opdivo archrival Keytruda from Merck and 2) produced… Read More »

Talk to Your Teens: Top Tips to Keep Teens Safe Behind the Wheel

National Teen Driver Safety Week puts the spotlight on safe teen driving behavior By Beverly Hopps, WNC Safe Kids Motor vehicle crashes remain the leading cause of death for American teens and are most often the result of inexperienced teen drivers taking risks like not buckling up, texting, driving with teen passengers, speeding, driving under… Read More »

Doctors Need to Talk to Families About Guns and Dementia

In a nation bitterly divided over gun ownership issues, these efforts have met dissent. Dr. Arthur Przebinda, director of Doctors for Responsible Gun Ownership, framed Dr. Wintemute’s efforts as part of a broader anti-gun bias in institutional medicine. Dr. Przebinda said asking physicians to sign such a pledge encourages them “to propagandize Americans against their… Read More »