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Google leaders think health is ‘a painful business to be in’
San Francisco Chronicle

Google has been taking bold steps into the health realm lately, from forming a biotechnology company to extend life to developing a contact lens for diabetics. Just weeks ago, it unveiled an Android app that would aggregate fitness and health data in one place. But even Google executives think the health field is too heavily regulated to become a pillar of the Mountain View company’s core business. In a recent interview with billionaire venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page bemoaned such regulations.