Breadcrumb Home Technology July 09, 2018 01:00 AM News from other sources Modern Healthcare Tweet Share Share Email More Print PharmaceuticalsDrugmakers call experimental Alzheimer's drug study positive | The Wall Street JournalIn a trial, a drug from Biogen and Eisai slowed down the progression of Alzheimer's and reduced the beta amyloid in patients' brains.Public healthU.S. opposition to breast-feeding resolution stuns world health officials | The New York TimesInfluenced by the infant formula industry, U.S. argued against a pro-breast-feeding resolution in the World Health Assembly.Information technologyInteroperability experts take aim at ONC Trusted Exchange Framework | Health Data ManagementThe TEFCA is a "regulatory wet blanket," according to Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative Micky Tripathi and contains "old, very cumbersome standards."TechnologyAs Atul Gawande steps into a risky health CEO role, here are five challenges he faces | StatGawande will need to figure out how to control costs, lower hospital prices, remove middlemen to make industry more efficient, make progress in fighting chronic disease, and continue writing for the New Yorker.In other newsRescuers bring out at least 4 more boys from flooded Thai cave | The Washington PostRescuers have brought five boys out of the cave, swimming them out one by one. Letter to the Editor Send us a letter Have an opinion about this story? Click here to submit a Letter to the Editor, and we may publish it in print. Recommended for You Sponsored Content View the discussion thread.