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Are digital health technologies really good for our health? - Fortune

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Are digital health technologies really good for our health?
Fortune
Countless entrepreneurs around the world have launched digital health companies in the last decade and more than 100,000 mobile apps are currently on the market—all with the goal of making us healthier. But how many of these companies have concrete ...


The Problem With GOP Plans to Sell Health Insurance Across State Lines - New York Times

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The Problem With GOP Plans to Sell Health Insurance Across State Lines
New York Times
The idea of developing a more national market for health insurance has become a major part of Republican health reform orthodoxy. A bill to allow interstate insurance sales was introduced in Congress in 2005, and, since then, it has been a part of the ...
Cato Goes Off The Rails On Health PolicyForbes
On Health Care, Walker and Rubio Offer ObamaCare-LiteCato Institute (blog)

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Why Healthcare IT's Optimization Focus Will Fail To Improve Population Health - Forbes

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Why Healthcare IT's Optimization Focus Will Fail To Improve Population Health
Forbes
Chronic diseases are eating the health care system from the inside out, yet most of the technology progress we see in health care is about creating new connections within and among health care providers. General Electric GE -4.17%, Dell Inc., ...


9 DIY ways to improve your mental health - Washington Post

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9 DIY ways to improve your mental health
Washington Post
Achieving better mental health sometimes requires professional help. People may need a therapist or even medication to deal with such disorders as depression and anxiety. But those serious diagnoses aside, we could all do with a little brain tuneup.
Should Schools Screen Kids for Mental Health Problems?Healthline

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Avoiding Expensive And Consequential Health Care Decisions Based On Weak ... - Health Affairs (blog)

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Avoiding Expensive And Consequential Health Care Decisions Based On Weak ...
Health Affairs (blog)
Long before Congress created the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, giving $32 billion to health care providers to transfer to Electronic Health Records (EHR) vendors, plans for that windfall were created by an ...


Data Transparency: What the Numbers Don't Tell Us About Quality Health Care - U.S. News & World Report

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Data Transparency: What the Numbers Don't Tell Us About Quality Health Care
U.S. News & World Report
We live in an era where health care consumers desire data to make informed decisions about where they will seek care and from whom. We urge transparency in patient safety information and discuss the need for “evidence based medicine” incessantly.


Workplace wellness: Workstation ergonomics and your health - myfox8.com

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Workplace wellness: Workstation ergonomics and your health
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Without proper ergonomics, your body can undergo a tremendous amount of stress and damage from consistent poor posture and repetitive, unnecessary movements. Therefore, it is important to design your workstation in a way that is safe and healthy for ...


7 Things Your Saliva Says About Your Health - Yahoo Health

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7 Things Your Saliva Says About Your Health
Yahoo Health
Every day, your body produces roughly 50 ounces of saliva. (Ewww.) But you probably don't give your spit much thought, even though it plays a vital role in your health. For one thing, saliva is a natural mouth disinfectant, says American Dental ...


Two Measures of Heart Health May Hint at Seniors' Independence – WebMD - WebMD

Two Measures of Heart Health May Hint at Seniors' Independence – WebMD
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September events from Southeastern Health in Lumberton - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

September events from Southeastern Health in Lumberton
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
Lumberton, NC – Southeastern Health has planned the following events for September. Breakfast at Biggs Park Mall Learn about heart health and enjoy a healthy breakfast on Tuesday, Sept. 1 at 8 a.m. in the retail space beside J.C. Penny at Biggs Park ...