The 5 latest health care moves by Amazon, Google, Apple, and more

Daily Briefing's Jackie Kimmell breaks down five stories you should know about the moves Big Tech disruptors have made in the past month—and how they could impact the health care industry.

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Should you be nice or tough in negotiations? Here's what the research says.

When it's time to negotiate, people "tend to believe niceness will buy them better deals," but Martha Jeong, an assistant professor of management at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and her colleagues at Harvard University have found that "when put to the test, this prediction turns out to be wrong," they write for Harvard Business Review.

'We have a problem in our country': FDA is planning to ban unauthorized flavored e-cigarettes

The Trump administration on Wednesday announced that FDA intends to finalize a compliance policy that will clear the market of unauthorized, non-tobacco-flavored e-cigarettes, including mint and menthol flavors, in response to growing numbers of children using e-cigarettes.

Purdue Pharma proposes deal to settle more than 2,000 opioid lawsuits—but some states are holding out

Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, and its owners, the Sackler family, have reached a tentative settlement with nearly two dozen states and thousands of U.S. cities, counties, and territories suing the company for allegedly contributing to the U.S. opioid epidemic.

Architectural Design Showcase: September 2019

The 30th installment of the Daily Briefing's Architectural Design Showcase features nine cancer centers.

Men are missing out on 'lifesaving' breast cancer therapies—and FDA wants that to change

FDA recently released draft guidance that calls on researchers to include more male patients in clinical trials for breast cancer treatments in response to concerns that men are missing out on "lifesaving therapies," Roni Rabin reports for the New York Times.

The 10 health care tweets that caught our eye this week

The rise in uninsured children, the highest-charging air ambulance companies, and more health care tweets that caught our eye this week.

Around the nation: New York will require warning signs at all vaping stores

The move comes in response to an outbreak of mysterious lung illnesses tied to vaping, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Connecticut, New York, and Virginia.