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Korian shares slump after food poisoning deaths in French nursing home

A French gendarme stands at the entrance of the “La Cheneraie” EHPAD (Housing Establishment for Elderly Dependant People) care home following the deaths of five people as a result of suspected food poisoning in Lherm, southern France, April 1, 2019. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau LHERM, France (Reuters) – Shares in social healthcare provider Korian tumbled on Monday… Read More »

Study Links Drug Maker Gifts for Doctors to More Overdose Deaths

WASHINGTON — A new study offers some of the strongest evidence yet of the connection between the marketing of opioids to doctors and the nation’s addiction epidemic. It found that counties where opioid manufacturers offered a large number of gifts and payments to doctors had more overdose deaths involving the drugs than counties where direct-to-physician… Read More »