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COVID-19 Associated With Decreased Sperm Concentration, Study Finds

December 02, 2022

Evidence that COVID-19 might affect male fertility is accumulating, although it is an incomplete picture and there is no final word on the subject. This study found a possible effect on concentration but not on sperm motility or morphology.

COVID-19 Pandemic Caused Only a Dip in HIV Prevention, Care Services

December 01, 2022

Results reported by CDC researchers show a sharp drop-off in HIV prevention and care services, such as preexposure prophylaxis prescriptions, in the second quarter of 2020 but then a rebound in third quarter.

Demand Up, Supply Down = Adderall Shortage

December 01, 2022

Short-term manufacturing problems are happening as the demand for Adderall and other stimulant medications for ADHD have increased. Data from Arrive Health show a marked increase in ADHD medication prescriptions for people in their 30s.

Talking PIE, the Act, Before Thanksgiving

November 23, 2022

AMCP CEO Susan A. Cantrell spoke with Managed Healthcare Executive® about Preapproval Information Exchange (PIE) Act of 2022, which would allow drug manufacturers to share information about a drug with payers before the drug is approved. Cantrell says passage of the PIE Act would speed up patient access to new medications.