How Israel’s Sheba became one of the world’s top hospitals

A look at how Sheba Hospital, ranked as one of the world’s top 10 hospitals, became Israel’s most prestigious – and innovative – hospital. Continue reading

Marketing Telemedicine to Hispanics with Telenovelas

Marketing Telemedicine to Hispanics with Telenovelas

Latinos are hooked on Telenovelas. These soap operas have captured the imaginations of millions of Latinos throughout the Americas with its inherent drama and intrigue. Now it is now used to introduce a new avenue of healthcare for that infatuated population.

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Amazon launches Amazon Care, a telemedicine-driven care offering for Seattle employees

Amazon is launching Amazon Care, a virtual primary care offering for its Seattle-based employees. CNBC broke the news after Amazon sent information about the program to its employees and launched a website, amazon.carelaying out the details of the offering. Continue reading

In 2019: TeleHealth Becomes a Standard of Care

Mark Luck Olson is CEO of Trainer Rx, a leading innovator of orthopedic digital health solutions. A 30-year healthcare veteran, Olson’s areas of expertise include market development, consumer engagement, and health management and delivery models. The Trainer Rx platform improves the cost and quality of care for musculoskeletal conditions by driving up consumers’ adherence to their own recovery. Continue reading

Pot for Parkinson’s? The Scientific Evidence Is Compelling

Could the very plant that for decades was accused of “frying” users’ brains be far superior to pharmaceuticals in treating the “incurable” neurodegenerative condition known as Parkinson’s disease?

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Was Linus Pauling Right About Vitamin C’s Curative Powers After All?

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One of the most famous forerunners of high dose vitamin C treatment for disease prevention was Dr. Linus Pauling, a biochemist and peace activist, and a two-time Nobel Laureate

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U.S. Drug Benefit Managers Clamp Down on Specialty Pharmacies

The terminations come from payers who together manage drug benefits for more than 100 million Americans, and they follow disclosures by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc in late October that one pharmacy accounted for about 7 percent of its sales. Continue reading

10 Reasons You Should Include Raisins In Your Diet

Raisins are one of the most well known and versatile dried fruits available today. Raisins were produced in Persia and Egypt and were even mentioned in the Old Testament. It is not only tasty additions to cookies and cakes, but also provide several health benefits.

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Top 10 Essential Oils For Skin Care

Your skin faces a lot of threats, from scarring to simple aging. When combined, these threats can cause lasting damage. While some people view this damage as a badge of honor telling the world that you survived numerous ordeals, most people want Continue reading

7 Herbal Teas That Enhance Immunity, Boost Brain Function, Combat Exhaustion & More

Herbal tea is really just an infusion of leaves, seeds, roots or bark, extracted in hot water. In drinking a well-steeped herbal tea, we get all the plant’s benefits in an easily digestible form. Drinking herbal tea can also be a great source of vitamins and minerals. Herbal tea relieving insomnia, calming an upset stomach, to fighting viruses and infections, and more, herbal teas have so many powerful health benefits. Continue reading

Hamilton Hospital Offers Telemedicine for Stroke Patients

Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro now offers state-of-the-art telemedicine technology that puts a stroke patient in touch with immediate time-saving, Continue reading

Telemedicine Won’t Make Traditional Healthcare Services Extinct

As the retooling of the healthcare industry with telemedicine capabilities advances, the technology is supplementing rather than supplanting traditional modalities of medical service delivery.

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