NIST to Undergo Review of Data Encryption Development Process

On Friday, the National Institute of Standards and Technology announced its processes for developing data encryption standards will undergo internal and independent formal reviews, Modern Healthcare‘s “Vital Signs” reports. Continue reading

Remote Patient Monitoring Program Reduces Readmissions to 2%

Sentara Healthcare in Chesapeake, Va., announced a two percent readmission rate for patients in its remote monitoring program, compared to a 15 percent readmission rate for the hospital at large.

 Studies indicate that remote monitoring is useful for reducing readmissions in patients with single conditions that Continue reading

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Herbal Medicine Alters Genes, Cell Mitosis and Epigenome

Herbal Medicine Alters Genes, Cell Mitosis and EpigenomeGenetics researchers from Taiwan’s National Central University have determined that over a third of herbal medicines used in Traditional Chinese Medicine  – and nearly all leading therapeutic herbs – alter our genes or Continue reading