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‘Being homeless and a single parent to my first daughter at 21 was difficult’- 90s fitness instructor Mr Motivator

Legendary fitness instructor Mr Motivator has opened up about how he overcame homelessness and became a TV icon.  errick Evans, who is known for his lycra-clad TV workouts in the 1990s, said his life was really difficult before he landed his television gig. Speaking to Karl Henry on INM’s Real Health podcast, the fitness guru… Read More »

How might pharma buddy up with Alexa? Bayer Consumer’s first interactive voice ad is food for thought

Alexa, show me the future of drug advertising? Bayer Consumer Health’s first-ever Alexa interactive ad allows consumers to buy an OTC product by talking to the Amazon device—and may foreshadow broader trends in the industry.  The U.K. ad for Bayer’s Berocca Boost, a vitamin and caffeine tablet, is running as a trial during programming streamed by Global,… Read More »

LogRhythm Announces Customer Satisfaction Score Increase Of 50 Percent and The Addition Of New Product and Human Resources Executives During The First Half Of 2020

The rise in satisfaction is a testament to LogRhythm’s commitment to providing for its customers throughout COVID-19 Sept. 22, 2020 — LogRhythm, the company powering today’s security operations centres (SOCs), today announced the firm experienced a 50 percent increase in its Net Promoter Score (NPS) and external customer review scores in the first half of… Read More »

Hospital CEO turnover rate dipped in 2019 for the first time in five years

The turnover rate for hospital CEOs dipped slightly in 2019 to 17%, after remaining at 18% for the last five years, according to a recent report from the American College of Healthcare Executives. Since 2012, the turnover rate was 17% or higher, which is the longest period of time the rate has been so high… Read More »

House panel to hold hearing on VA delay of first EHR go-live

The chair of the House subcommittee charged with legislative oversight of the VA’s Cerner electronic health record implementation is concerned about the agency’s decision to delay the EHR’s initial go-live. “I’m concerned that as we’ve moved closer to the go-live date, we have been told repeatedly that there were no showstoppers in the implementation, that… Read More »

First map of tumour microbiomes finds bacteria live in many cancers

By Alice Klein More than 60 per cent of pancreatic tumours tested positive for bacterial DNAANNE WESTON, FRANCIS CRICK INSTITUTE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY The first comprehensive survey of the microorganisms that live inside tumours has found that bacteria reside in those from many different cancer types, but it is unclear whether they contribute to… Read More »

Tunisia reports no new coronavirus cases for first time since early March

TUNIS (Reuters) – Tunisia recorded zero new coronavirus cases for the first time since early March, health authorities said on Monday, as the government will further relax restrictions on movement and businesses. Tunisia, which reported its first case on March 2, has confirmed 1,032 cases in all and 45 deaths. The North Africa country, which… Read More »