Rethinking Healthcare examines innovation in the health care industry covering topics such as electronic and personal health records, treatment, privacy, regulation and using information technology to manage and monitor chronic conditions.
The recommendation is only 100-150 calories of sugar per day. A single soda contains 130.
8 | August 26, 2009 9:05am |
A diet similar to the Atkins diet led to heart disease in mice despite cholesterol levels remaining low and stable.
August 25, 2009 7:35am |
Contractors can still be hired under an open source model, but the software that emerges from that contract is owned by the agency, and can be shared through an open source license with state and...
3 | August 24, 2009 7:17am |
Goldman's invention is called the IsoFlow. It's a completely different kind of chemo catheter.
4 | August 21, 2009 10:13am |
Two studies in one day, on items vital to our daily lives, show them to in fact be major pollution sources threatening our health and ecosystem on a daily basis.
11 | August 20, 2009 5:06am |
PATH acts as a sort of venture capitalist, providing seed money for inventions whose hallmark are simplicity and cost-effectiveness. The group also has a penchant for women's issues and female...
August 19, 2009 9:07am |
NAHIT may be best known for its work in defining key health IT terms, which includes the difference between an Electronic Medical Record (it can be accessed within a health organization) and an...
2 | August 18, 2009 7:35am |
A martini before dinner, a split bottle for two, and a libation with coffee can easily be defined as a binge. You may not see it as one, but your liver does.
9 | August 17, 2009 9:37am |
Much of what the Administration calls â€œhealth reformâ€� is actually an attempt to get our arms around this. The idea is that if you see someone concerned with your wellness regularly you might...
10 | August 14, 2009 6:05am |
From a diagnostic standpoint, it could soon become standard procedure for a doctor stumped based on symptoms to seek a genetic scan and a cause for what ails you. The answer won't just determine...
2 | August 13, 2009 11:23am |
If you use the courts to guarantee that only one cop can be on the beat, and said cop is more Barney Fife than Joe Friday, then people are going to die with no recourse at all.
1 | August 12, 2009 6:43am |
The new Accent and Anthem RF pacemakers from St. Jude Medical do have radios and the radios can report your ongoing condition so that doctor visits are easier and more thorough. But this is not...
August 12, 2009 5:19am |
How much money could we save on our health care bills if we attended to mental as well as physical health?
3 | August 11, 2009 8:42am |
China's media is still trumpeting swine flu panic, still playing the quarantine game, but the time has now come to ask a very hard question. Was their attitude toward this and ours wrong? Had the...
3 | August 10, 2009 8:27am |
Are PHRs a threat to privacy? Can we put such records into the clouds and maintain control over them?
7 | August 8, 2009 8:57am |
The best temperature for sleeping is between 60-68 degrees Fahrenheit.
1 | August 7, 2009 8:10am |
It's in knowing the angles at which atoms intersect within a molecule that you can find the key which unlocks and destroys the gene.
1 | August 6, 2009 6:02am |
If you're getting government care, if you like that care, why are you shouting down anyone who wants to let the rest of us buy into your good deal?
August 5, 2009 7:48am |
The same bad habits threatening your heart today may threaten your mind tomorrow. The same moderation we preach in middle age can help you in later life.
1 | August 4, 2009 7:19am |
When you get old, what you'll want more than anything else is a personal relationship, and a connection, with someone who can answer your questions and see you through the health care system,...
August 3, 2009 7:46am |