Vaccinated people: Don’t panic about your odds of a ‘breakthrough’ infection

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Vaccinated people: Your odds of a COVID ‘breakthrough’ infection have gone up. That doesn’t mean you need to panic.

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Cake’s website allows people to learn about and plan for death.

A startup that wants to be the Tripadvisor of death planning used this 10-slide presentation to raise $3.7 million

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Truepill cofounders Umar Afridi and Sid Viswanathan
Truepill cofounders Umar Afridi and Sid Viswanathan

The biggest US health insurer has a $600 million VC arm that places bets on the future of healthcare. Here are Optum Ventures’ 18 biggest investments, including startups reinventing home care and pharmacies.

  • Optum Ventures is a $600 million venture fund associated with UnitedHealth Group.
  • The fund launched in 2017 and has a focus on digital health, a spokesman confirmed to Insider.

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