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> The FDA has begun investigating whether autoimmune drugs like Remicade and Humira are linked to childhood cancers. FiercePharma

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> The industry cried gloom and doom at first, but within only a week, many providers have gotten their act together on using the National Provider Identifier, CMS says. Maybe the transition hasn't been so rough?  FierceHealthFinance

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