Unnecessary use in CO leads to $134 million in healthcare spending

Medicaid expansion has improved access to palliative care for cancer patients

By Kelsey Waddill July 18, 2023 – In 2021, according to an analysis by the Center for Improving Value in Health Care (CIVHC), approximately 2 million unnecessary health care services were provided, leading to $134 million in unnecessary health care spending. ‚ÄúThis most recent analysis puts crucial information in the hands of the people who … Read more

New Eli Lilly drug leads to 24% weight loss in study

Here we see an Eli Lilly office building.

Share on PinterestEli Lilly is studying a new weight loss drug. Cristina Arias/Cover/Getty Images A new drug under development led people to lose about 25% of their body weight in a recent study. The drug called retatrutide is a weekly injection. The researchers also found that the most common side effects of retatrutide were nausea, … Read more