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The Budding U.S. Cannabis Industry Needs Normal Access to Business Banking and Insurance
Greenentrepreneur.com

Systemic barriers to basic banking and insurance services are muffling the cannabis boom much more than is generally realized. more…

The nation’s most prominent doctors group almost dropped its opposition to Medicare-for-all
Vox.com

What the American Medial Association’s surprising vote on Medicare-for-all tells us about the single-payer debate. more…

Rapid-response damage assessment gives new insight into recent Kansas tornado
Phys.org

Homes torn apart, outbuildings shattered, trees uprooted and power lines ripped from poles. more…

Why Markel Is Not Just a “Baby Berkshire”
Fool.com

It’s time to pull Markel out of Berkshire Hathaway's shadow -- this well-run insurance company should stand on its own. more…

Limoneira Gets a Closer Read on 2019's Lemon Harvest
Fool.com

The company reduced its full-year guidance again, just weeks after an interim earnings outlook tweak. more…

Limoneira (LMNR) Q2 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
Fool.com

LMNR earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2019. more…

The Most Important Health Reform Of All
Forbes.com

No one discusses the most important health care reform. That is to make it profitable to treat sick and very sick patients. Right now, it is in the interest of health care providers and insurers to avoid them. more…

Unconventional Mortgages Are Making A Comeback
Forbes.com

In our gig economy, it’s no surprise that unconventional loans are re-emerging to cater to those without standard income documentation. more…

As Medicaid expands to more adults, safety-net clinics adjust - Roanoke Times
Roanoke.com

As Medicaid expands to more adults, safety-net clinics adjust Roanoke Times During the first five months of Medicaid expansion, nearly 285000 Virginians have enrolled and gained a way to pay for their health care. more…

Abilene business notebook: Texas Forts Trail Region names executive director - ReporterNews.com
Reporternews.com

Abilene business notebook: Texas Forts Trail Region names executive director ReporterNews.com Abilene and area business announcements for June 16, 2019. more…

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (GWPH) Management Presents at 40th Annual Goldman Sachs Global Healthcare Conference (Transcript)
Seekingalpha.com

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (NASDAQ:GWPH) 40th Annual Goldman Sachs Global Healthcare Conference Call June 11, 2019 2:20 PM ET Company Participants Stephen Schultz - more…

IHF: Healthcare Providers ETF - 2020 Election Anxiety
Seekingalpha.com

Healthcare Providers ETF is down 6% over the past year, underperforming the broad market amid poor sentiment in the group. 2020 U.S. presidential election poses more…

Selecting The Best 20 DGI Companies - Part 3
Seekingalpha.com

In this series of articles, our goal is to select 20 best DGI stocks for a new all-weather and safe dividend-growth portfolio. We will sort through more than 36 more…

Why Markel Is Not Just a “Baby Berkshire”
Yahoo.com

It’s time to pull Markel out of Berkshire Hathaway's shadow -- this well-run insurance company should stand on its own. more…

American Financial Unit to Enhance Paratransit Business
Yahoo.com

American Financial (AFG) inked a deal with Atlas Financial per which its subsidiary National Interstate will be the exclusive underwriter of Atlas Financial's paratransit business. more…

Progressive's (PGR) May Earnings Plunge Y/Y As Expenses Rise
Yahoo.com

Progressive's (PGR) lower earnings in May reflects higher expenses due to increase in losses and loss adjustment expenses and policy acquisition costs. more…

Limoneira Gets a Closer Read on 2019's Lemon Harvest
Yahoo.com

The company reduced its full-year guidance again, just weeks after an interim earnings outlook tweak. more…

Big Drug Makers Sue to Block Mandatory Price Disclosures in TV Ads: Brainstorm Health
Yahoo.com

Big Drug Makers Sue to Block Mandatory Price Disclosures in TV Ads: Brainstorm Health more…

5 Big Myths of Technical Analysis
Yahoo.com

Charts can boost your profits with better entries and exits -- if you avoid these pitfalls. more…

Amid pressure to prescribe fewer opioids, doctors struggle to ease patients’ pain
Seattletimes.com

It isn't easy to treat patients on opioids when the drugs are seen as a scourge of society, even as 50 million adults in the U.S. suffer from chronic pain. Doctors who prescribe opioids – and many refuse – face stigma, a tangle of rules, medical and ethical c… more…