9 Burst results for "Dr. Joanne Pike"

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on 90.3 KAZU

90.3 KAZU

02:10 min | 3 months ago

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on 90.3 KAZU

"I'm Kai raised all we set up this next story with the observation that while the big news in health care right now and still is the pandemic. Away from that white hot center. There is a lot going on, including a controversy over a new drug with a hefty price tag. The FDA approved a new treatment for Alzheimer's the first in nearly 20 years at your helm from Biogen. Estimated to cost and this is not a type of $56,000 a year. Some patients have already started getting treatment, even as advocates and scientists complain about the way it was approved and who is going to foot the bill. Marketplaces. Kimberly Adams has that one. While many are excited for this new treatment, some scientists are objecting to its rapid approval, and many health care advocates are vehemently objecting to the price. Rachel Sachs teaches health care law at Washington University because most Alzheimer's patients are Medicare beneficiaries, where mostly talking about costs that are going to be born by Medicare and by seniors themselves and all taxpayers. Really Juliet Cuban ski is what the Kaiser Family Foundation and crunch the numbers on just what those costs might be. We think the spending for this drug in one year alone would be nearly $29 billion. Which is just a really astronomical sum of money for one service, covered by Medicare groups, like the Alzheimer's Association say. While drug pricing is complex, this price is unacceptable. Dr. Joanne Pike, the group's chief strategy officer, says it's calling for Biogen to lower the price. Even though we know we need treatments, Alzheimer's is an expensive disease. Overall, it's the most expensive disease is projected to cost this nation 355 Billion in 2021 on a conference call with investors. Biogen executive Scharff IgE window use those costs as part of the justification for the price. So we consider this to be a really responsible price, and we consider this to be a price that is sustainable for the system now, health insurance companies and the federal government. Will have to decide if that's.

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"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

02:11 min | 3 months ago

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"I'm Kai Ridsdel. We set up this next story with the observation that while the big news in health care right now and still is the pandemic. Away from that white hot center. There is a lot going on, including a controversy over a new drug with a hefty price tag. The FDA approved a new treatment for Alzheimer's the first in nearly 20 years at your helm from Biogen. Estimated to cost and this is not a type of $56,000 a year. Some patients have already started getting treatment, even as advocates and scientists complain about the way this drug was approved, and who is going to fit the bill for it. Market police security Adams has that one. While many are excited for this new treatment, some scientists are objecting to its rapid approval, and many health care advocates are vehemently objecting to the price. Rachel Sachs teaches health care law at Washington University because most Alzheimer's patients are Medicare beneficiaries were mostly talking about costs that are going to be borne by Medicare and by seniors themselves and all taxpayers. Really Juliet Cuban ski is with the Kaiser Family Foundation and crunch the numbers on just what those costs might be. We think the spending for this drug in one year alone would be nearly $29 billion. Which is just a really astronomical sum of money for one service, covered by Medicare groups, like the Alzheimer's Association say. While drug pricing is complex, this price is unacceptable. Dr. Joanne Pike, the group's chief strategy officer, says it's calling for Biogen to lower the price. Even though we know we need treatments, Alzheimer's is an expensive disease. Overall, it's the most expensive disease is projected to cost this nation 355 Billion in 2021 on a conference call with investors. Biogen executive Scharff IgE window use those costs as part of the justification for the price. So we consider this to be a really responsible price, and we consider this to be a price that is sustainable for the system now, health insurance companies and the federal government. Will have to decide if.

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Alzheimer’s Drug Likely to Be FDA Approved Despite Potential Risks

Afternoon News with Tom Glasgow and Elisa Jaffe

00:44 sec | 4 months ago

Alzheimer’s Drug Likely to Be FDA Approved Despite Potential Risks

"Drug is reasonably likely to result in a clinical benefit and granted approval. Despite potential risks. NBC's Brian Clark with details The FDA s decision to grant accelerated approval to Biogen's new Alzheimer's drug is a historic first in the fight against the disease. It's not a cure. It's not a panacea, but it is a first line treatment that that does look at the underlying cause of the disease. Dr. Joanne Pike, the chief strategist of the Alzheimer's association, points out Alzheimer's remains a fatal disease. We have to have a first line treatment before we can get to a second line or a third line, Dr Pike says. This requires the health care system do prioritize Early detection. Brian Clark ABC News The Department of Justice

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"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM

KTAR 92.3FM

01:40 min | 1 year ago

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM

"Five say they're never or only sometimes comfortable making a diagnosis that's deeply concerning to Dr Joanne pike chief program officer of the Alzheimer's association we're heading toward a medical emergency when it comes to insuring dementia care will be available for all who need it it's critical that stakeholders work together to reverse the shortage of dementia care specialist and enhanced dementia care education for primary care providers the survey is part of the Alzheimer's association twenty twenty Alzheimer's disease facts and figures report which finds that barring medical breakthroughs the number of people with Alzheimer's dementia may nearly triple in the next thirty years find out more at ALC dot org when you're diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer a million questions flood your mind how can this be happening am I going to be able to work what's a subtype what do I do now we know we went through it too but once you start to understand your options you can partner with your doctor and find ways to face N. B. C. on your own terms visit find your NBC voice dot com and learn how to speak up and have a more informed conversation with your doctor some questions have answers visit finder NBC voice dot com to find some of yours hear that sound it's priceless because in every heart beat there's information that could change the way we think about heart health hotline is an app based research study from Johnson and Johnson in collaboration with apple where you can share your heart information and earn rewards for completing study activities building knowledge they could advance heart health for everyone beat by beat by beat if you're sixty five or older and have an iPhone you could be eligible to take part go two part line dot com slash visit to learn more the hardline steady know.

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on 106.1 FM WTKK

106.1 FM WTKK

01:41 min | 1 year ago

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on 106.1 FM WTKK

"Five say they're never or only sometimes comfortable making a diagnosis that's deeply concerning to Dr Joanne pike chief program officer of the Alzheimer's association we're heading toward a medical emergency when it comes to insuring dementia care will be available for all who need it it's critical that stakeholders work together to reverse the shortage of dementia care specialist and enhanced dementia care education for primary care providers the survey is part of the Alzheimer's association twenty twenty Alzheimer's disease facts and figures report which finds that barring medical breakthroughs the number of people with Alzheimer's dementia may nearly triple in the next thirty years find out more at ALC dot org when you're diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer a million questions flood your mind how can this be happening am I going to be able to work what's a subtitle to I do now we know we went through it too but once you start to understand your options you can partner with your doctor and find ways to face N. B. C. on your own terms this is find your NBC voice dot com and learn how to speak up and have a more informed conversation with your doctor some questions have answers visit finder NBC voice dot com to find some of yours here that sound it's priceless because in every heart beat there's information that could change the way we think about heart health hotline is an app based research study from Johnson and Johnson in collaboration with apple where you can share your heart information and earn rewards for completing study activities building knowledge they could advance heart health for everyone beat by beat by beat if you're sixty five or older and have an iPhone you could be eligible to take part go to two part line dot com slash visit to learn more the hardline study.

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM

KTAR 92.3FM

01:36 min | 1 year ago

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM

"Only sometimes comfortable making a diagnosis that's deeply concerning to Dr Joanne pike chief program officer of the Alzheimer's association we're heading toward a medical emergency when it comes to insuring dementia care will be available for all who need it it's critical that stakeholders work together to reverse the shortage of dementia care specialist and enhanced dementia care education for primary care providers the survey is part of the Alzheimer's association twenty twenty Alzheimer's disease facts and figures report which finds that barring medical breakthroughs the number of people with Alzheimer's dementia may nearly triple in the next thirty years find out more at ALC dot org your home is important that's why geico helps make it easy to save on homeowners insurance because home is more than just a place home is where you build a giant pillow fort in your living room and when people ask why you have a pillow fort your living room you say it's for your dog and when they ask what kind you say chocolate lab and we've a web of lies that's almost as intricate as the crown molding in fort hello the geico insurance agency could help protect the pillow soft fortress you call home the call geico and see how easy it is to switch and save on homeowners insurance is that sound it's priceless because in every heart beat there's information that could change the way we think about heart health hotline is an app based research study from Johnson and Johnson in collaboration with apple where you can share your heart information and earn rewards for completing study activities building knowledge they could advance heart health for everyone beat by beat by beat if you're sixty five or older and have an iPhone you could be eligible to take part go to hardline dot com slash bill is it to.

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on 106.1 FM WTKK

106.1 FM WTKK

01:38 min | 1 year ago

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on 106.1 FM WTKK

"Five say they're never or only sometimes comfortable making a diagnosis that's deeply concerning to Dr Joanne pike chief program officer of the Alzheimer's association we're heading toward a medical emergency when it comes to insuring dementia care will be available for all who need it it's critical that stakeholders work together to reverse the shortage of dementia care specialist and enhanced dementia care education for primary care providers the survey is part of the Alzheimer's association twenty twenty Alzheimer's disease facts and figures report which finds that barring medical breakthroughs the number of people with Alzheimer's dementia may nearly triple in the next thirty years find out more at ALC dot org your home is important that's why geico helps make it easy to save on homeowners insurance because home is more than just a place home is where you build a giant pillow fort in your living room and when people ask why you have a pillow fort your living room you say it's for your dog and when they ask what kind you say chocolate lab and weave a web of lies that's almost as intricate as the crown molding and fork hello the geico insurance agency could help protect the pillow soft fortress you call home call geico and see how easy it is to switch and save on homeowners insurance is that sound it's priceless because in every heart beat there's information that could change the way we think about heart health hotline is an app based research study from Johnson and Johnson in collaboration with apple where you can share your heart information and earn rewards for completing study activities building knowledge they could advance heart health for everyone beat by beat by beat if you're sixty five or older and have an iPhone you could be eligible to take part go to hardline dot com slash visit to learn more.

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

01:51 min | 1 year ago

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on KOMO

"To keep yourself safe topping the list of course frequent hand washing you know the drill twenty seconds with warm soapy water health updates Sara Lee counselor NBC news radio the U. S. is looking to expand covert nineteen testing to a wider scale the CDC has loosened cry to for testing possible coronavirus patients the expanded the number of labs that can conduct tests ABC news contributor Dr Todd Ellery and is director of infectious disease at south shore hospital in Weymouth Massachusetts up until a few days ago the state labs were the only lab that could cast and what's happening now is that the private sector's got involved so there's commercial labs that are now accepting cath we still don't have unlimited amounts of tests that we can send them so there is some allocation but the hope also is that hospital or or health system laboratories will also be able to start running their own health there are more than five million Americans living with Alzheimer's a new report out by the Alzheimer's association expects that number to triple by the year twenty fifty eight Washington there are one hundred twenty thousand individuals who are living with Alzheimer's today and those numbers are expected to increase by sixteen percent by twenty twenty five just five years from now if we do not see a change in treatment Dr Joanne pike chief program officer Alzheimer's association says the biggest risk factor for Alzheimer's is age the call forecast from the eco roof weather desk well a late winter cold snap before it warms up again Friday and Saturday highs will struggle even crossed forty will see scattered showers at times including some wet snow no major accumulations below a thousand feet except for a chance to run how can our port Angeles where we could see a stranger to dusty north winds near the BC border thirty to forty.

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on Talk 650 KSTE

Talk 650 KSTE

01:36 min | 2 years ago

"dr. joanne pike" Discussed on Talk 650 KSTE

"Petition. We're making progress on Alzheimer's. Disease. Dr JoAnne pike at the Alzheimer's Association says doctors now have more ways of detecting, Alzheimer's, and researchers are making advancement towards treatment and a cure, but they need the type of money. That's been thrown at things like cancer and heart disease de mutual NBC, News Radio watch the games top stars in action on tennis channel as they play. At one of the year's biggest events that BNP Taraba open in Indian Wells, California daily live coverage now through March seventeen on tennis channel check your local listings lately, it seems like everything we use everyday is getting an upgrade from the bed. We sleep in to the razor we use when we wake up, but we've neglected one of the more impulsive products in a daily routine that old worn out toothbrush. I'm simon. And I'm a product designer after I learned how important brushing teeth is to overall health I worked with dentists to create better electric toothbrush. That makes brushing most simple affordable and surprisingly, enjoyable quip has sensitive sonic vibrations that a gentle on your gums. And a built in time that pulses to guide you around your mouth old packed into a beautiful. Pretty slim and a dis aluminium design we also deliver fresh brush heads on a dentist recommended schedule for just five dollars with free shipping. Backed by thousands of dentists quip is one of the first electric toothbrushes accepted by the American dental association. Upgrade your oral care and start brushing better. With quip whip starts at twenty five dollars in his guaranteed for life with a refill plan. Sign up. Now, get quick dot com slash save. And you'll get your first refill pack free with a quip electric toothbrush plan. That's your first refill pack free at G E T Q U, IP dot com slash save. Bluecross blueshield believes.

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