Jan 282016
 

PC Magazine
7 Weight Loss Apps to Help You Shed the Pounds
PC Magazine
Sure, there's more to losing weight than simply computing input and expenditure, but that's a huge challenge in itself to conquer. These apps, which pull from nutritional databases and crowd-sourced knowledge (such as the latest Best and Worst Rated

Jan 212016
 
Overnight Healthcare: Shkreli subpoenaed by Congress
The Hill
SANDERS REVIVES DEM HEALTHCARE FIGHT: Bernie Sanders's single-payer healthcare plan is reopening old wounds in the Democratic Party. Democrats fought bitterly in 2008 and 2009 over the inclusion of a "public option" in ObamaCare, intended to …

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Jan 102016
 

Care2.com
Grapefruit, Not Just For Weight Loss Anymore
Care2.com
“So far I've always kept my diet secret but now I might as well tell everyone what it is. Lots of grapefruit throughout the day and plenty of virile young men at night.” – Angie Dickinson. Grapefruit has been scientifically proven to help with health

Dec 292015
 

New York Times
Medical and Health News That Stuck With Us in 2015
New York Times
As the year ends, the Science desk at The New York Times asked its reporters to choose the stories that were the most memorable. These are the selections, with a focus on health and medicine news. Visit this link for an additional collection from

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Dec 282015
 

Medical Daily
Weight Loss Surgery May Increase Fracture Risk
Medical Daily
(Reuters Health) – Certain types of weight loss surgery may weaken bones, increasing the risk of breaks, according to a recent study from Taiwan. Weight loss procedures, like gastric bypass, help obese patients lose weight by reducing the amount of
Weight-loss surgery outcomes affected by vitamin D status, study suggestsMedical News Today
Weight-loss surgery reduces risk of diabetesBarchester Healthcare (blog)
Weight loss surgery increases fracture riskObesity Campaign UK

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Nov 242015
 

Local 8 Now
Tips on how to navigate HealthCare.gov from CEO
Local 8 Now
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (SUBMITTED) — This week marks the third week of Open Enrollment to sign up for affordable, quality health coverage at HealthCare.gov. If a person needs a health insurance plan for 2016, now is the time to sign up for coverage.

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Aug 082015
 

KSFY
Avera Medical Minute AHH: Balanced Weight Loss Program
KSFY
For years, the team of registered dietitians have been an integral part of the Heart Hospital and the new balanced weight loss program hopes to take their expertise to the next level. "It's a year with a dietitian. So every single visit is going to be

Aug 052015
 

KSFY
Avera Medical Minute AHH: Balanced Weight Loss Program
KSFY
It's a common belief that it will take you 21 days to form a new habit, but in reality, it takes much longer than that. To train healthy lifestyles, Avera dietitians have developed a plan that is much longer than a three week fix, in fact it's 52 weeks

Aug 032015
 

TechCrunch
Disruption In Healthcare Could Be Costly
TechCrunch
Entrepreneurs are giving the healthcare industry a much-needed injection of innovation. Enthusiasm for new ideas and solutions in healthcare is clear from the 200 percent growth in funding for digital health companies between 2010 and 2014. Digital

Jul 302015
 

USA TODAY
CVS, IBM partner for technology-based health care
USA TODAY
CVS Health and IBM announced Thursday they will join forces to improve health care management services to patients with chronic diseases with the help of advanced technology. The partnership between the health care company and software company will …
CVS And IBM's Watson Cloud Pursue Ways To Predict Patient HealthForbes
Morning Read: CVS and IBM partner to predict deteriorating health, GE MedCity News
IBM Watson Health now counts CVS Health as a partnerFortune

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