Cathie Wood Watch: Acquires Nvidia, Provider of Organ Transplant Services

Cathie Wood Watch: Acquires Nvidia, Provider of Organ Transplant Services

Renowned investor Cathie Wood, managing director of Ark Investment Management, bought one of the world’s largest and most important semiconductor makers on May 26 for the first time in at least several months. Ark also purchased an organ transplant services business as well as some household names. All valuations below are as of Thursday’s close. … Read more

Concern about stagflation, a throwback to the 70s, begins to grow

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stagflation. It was the dreaded “S-word” of the 1970s. For Americans of a certain age, it conjures up memories of painfully long lines at gas stations, shuttered factories and President Gerald Ford’s much-derided “Whip Inflation Now” buttons. Stagflation is the bitterest of economic pills: high inflation mixes with a weak labor market … Read more

CVS to stop filling stimulant prescriptions from Done, Cerebral

CVS pharmacies will no longer fill prescriptions for controlled substances ordered by healthcare workers who work for the two telehealth companies.Photo: Mario Tama (Getty Images) Digital mental health providers now face another challenge: CVS says it will no longer fill prescriptions from telehealth companies Cerebral and Done Health. Mental health care was on the cusp … Read more

What parents need to know about Covid vaccines for children under 5

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is considering Moderna’s application for emergency use authorization of its vaccine for this youngest age group and will also consider Pfizer’s application soon. Meanwhile, Covid-19 cases are increasing across the country, driven by the highly contagious subvariant of Omicron known as BA.2.12.1, according to new data from the United … Read more

Pfizer says 3 COVID shots protect children under 5

Three doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine offer strong protection for children under 5, the company announced on Monday, another step towards vaccines for the little ones possibly early summer. Pfizer plans to submit the findings to US regulators later this week. The Food and Drug Administration is already evaluating a request from rival Moderna to … Read more

Pfizer vaccine: Three-dose Covid-19 vaccine produces strong immune response in young children, Pfizer and BioNTech say

The Phase 2/3 trial included 1,678 children who received a third dose during the period when the Omicron coronavirus variant was dominant. Antibody levels tested one month after the third dose showed the vaccine produced an immune response similar to that of two doses in 16- to 25-year-olds, the companies said in a press release. … Read more

Zac Brown Band founding member John Driskell Hopkins announces ALS diagnosis

Zac Brown Band founding member John Driskell Hopkins has revealed he was diagnosed with ALS while standing alongside his country music band mates in a short video shared to the YouTube account of the group. The 51-year-old musician, who has been a multi-instrumentalist with an emphasis on bass guitar, as well as a powerful vocalist … Read more