WHO study finds that cases of HIV with TB have increased; GSK increases disclosure of MD payments;

> According to an annual tuberculosis report released on Wednesday by the World Health Organization, the number of people in the world who have HIV along with tuberculosis is twice what experts were expecting to find. Article

> GlaxoSmithKline has issued a new corporate responsibility statement that's sure to please fans of disclosure. Following up on last year's promise to increase physician payment transparency, the company said it will now disclose the money it pays "U.S. healthcare professionals and/or their institutions to conduct [clinical] trials." FiercePharma

> "Do you think hospitals will change their long-term strategies to stay afloat during this recession and beyond? Or do you think they'll just need to tighten their belts for now?" Anne Zieger posed this question to members of a healthcare finance group on professional networking service LinkedIn and here are some of the answers she received. FierceHealthFinance

And Finally... I'm sure it probably tastes good, but let's be honest...would you really want to eat it? Article

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