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Humor Matters in Healthcare

Let’s face it, when someone goes into the hospital, it’s a not an easy time. Stress levels aren’t just high for the patient and his family; doctors and nurses deal with stress daily from the physical labor demands to the … Continue reading

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Get Medical Answers with a Siri-type App

If you own an Apple iPhone or iPad you have probably asked Siri to find you a movie or suggest a restaurant. The intelligent personal assistant and knowledge navigator was a big game-changer for Apple when it introduced Siri in … Continue reading

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Disease-Specific Online Portal Can Help Make Healthcare Reform More Personal

While healthcare reform has been the topic of conversation for some time, one non-profit has jumped on the bandwagon, providing users living with HIV/AIDS a place to source out everything from helping navigate their insurance options under the Affordable Care … Continue reading

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A New Way to get Alerts from Government Agencies

Just a few years ago, the general public relied on live television to provide emergency information from government agencies. Today, social media immediately delivers that information in real time, helping to save lives in emergency situations. But with social media, … Continue reading

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Telehealth Provides Convenience and Value

Receiving primary care can be difficult these days. With healthcare costs rising and wait times often very long, it can become very frustrating to get something as simple as treatment for bronchitis or the flu. Teladoc, the oldest and largest … Continue reading

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