Breadcrumb Home Technology July 18, 2018 01:00 AM News from other sources Modern Healthcare Tweet Share Share Email More Print TechnologyHealth insurers are vacuuming up details about you—and it could raise your rates | NPRTo forecast how much their members will cost, insurance companies are keeping track of members' race, education, TV-watching habits, social media, and tons more.Microsoft, Walmart ink AI, cloud pact to take on Amazon | Healthcare IT NewsWalmart and Microsoft will work together over the next five years to engineer and develop cloud and AI-based tools. Public healthThese pills could be next U.S. drug epidemic, public health officials say | Pew TrustsPrescriptions for anti-anxiety drugs, like Xanax and Klonopin, have become more common in the past couple of decades, and pubic health officials are now worried that they're posing some of the same risks as opioids.Pfizer-Lilly pain drug meets late-stage trial goals | ReutersThe drug, tanezumab, could be an alternative to opioids. In a study, the drug was shown to be both safe and effective.In other newsEU fines Google $5 billion over Android antitrust abuse | CNBCThe EU contends that Google has unfairly promoted its own services and has hindered competition by making smartphone makers install a bundle of Google apps on their phones. 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.