Imagine my surprise and delight when I saw my dentist this week for a check-up and found the electronic health record (EHR) to be both informative and patient friendly. As I sat in the dental chair, the large monitor screen was swung over in front of me, and my dentist was at my side going […]
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Trump’s new secretary of health and human services intends to make life better for physicians.
(Reuters Health) - - Most parents who use time-outs to discipline their kids don't do it in ways that can encourage better behavior, a recent U.S. study suggests.
(Reuters Health) - Teens in Hong Kong whose high school delayed the start of the day by just 15 minutes got to sleep a little longer, were late to school less often and showed better mental health and focus, according to a new study...
An anesthesiologist with Denver Health is facing backlash over her racist Facebook remarks about First Lady Michelle Obama, the Denver Post reports. Dr. Michelle Herren responded to a post about Obama’e eloquence, which also noted that the first lady was a graduate of Princeton University and...
Today I am at the Forbes Healthcare Conference where Northwell Health and Siemens Healthineers announced a major collaboration to utilize big data in order to arrive at better healthcare outcomes more efficiently. FILES - Picture taken on December 15, 2010 shows a Siemens logo and a clock on one of the [...]
Bill Gates visits Caltech, where they're working on research to improve health, find new energy sources, and make the world a better place.
“For better, for worse … in sickness and in health, until death do us part.” We’ve watched our loved ones make that commitment to one another, the biggest promise we can make to another human in this life. But what if one person gets sick — very sick, the kind that won’t get better — 2½ months...
(Wolters Kluwer Health) Prescribed rest -- both physical and mental -- is the standard treatment for concussion. But a growing body of evidence suggests that a more active, targeted approach might provide better outcomes for some patients,...Show More Summary
(Princeton University) Researchers at Princeton, Columbia and Harvard have created a new method to analyze big data that better predicts outcomes in health care, politics and other fields.
People who are married tend to be in better overall health than people who are not, but the reasons for this are not clear. Researchers believe there are a number of possible factors that influence this association, including cortisol levels, mental health, and better health habits. The post The health advantages of marriage appeared first on Harvard Health Blog.
Small-business owners want to feel better about the economy. Sales are climbing and banks are (grudgingly) expanding credit. But entrepreneurs are getting queasy over health care costs. And the new administration and Congress? Oh, m...
Picture this: Your office is actually a place you look forward to going to every day. It would be beneficial to feel this way. Hating your workplace can be incredibly draining and can even contribute to a host of health problems, from...Show More Summary
(Reuters Health) - - Nursing homes that send fewer residents to the hospital at the end of life might do a better job of communicating with families about the pitfalls of aggressive interventions than other facilities, a recent U.S. study suggests.
istock/sf_foodphoto Have as many of these bacon biscuits as you’d like without feeling like you’ve gone off track. This biscuit recipe perfectly bridges comfort with health, and your taste buds don’t have to compromise. Get your diet back on track with bacon biscuits. Show More Summary
As a CEO, health should be a priority if you want to avoid a breakdown. Here are five tips to combine your CEO role with better health.
Research from Saint Louis University finds that male and female same-sex partnered patients fail to identify as such in medical records and that failure may contribute to poorer health outcomes.
Kang Health compares user's results to better provide medical information to people at home
Many of us, seeking better mind-body heath, overlook the benefits found in simply spending time outdoors.