Jan 132016
 

Ars Technica
If Americans spend more on healthcare, why do Costa Ricans live longer?
Ars Technica
Citizens of the United States have a higher income than Costa Ricans, and they spend more of it on health care. In spite of this, Costa Rica has a higher life expectancy than the US—a new article published in PNAS attempts to explain why. The analysis …

and more »

Mar 252015
 

Huffington Post
Apple Isn't Satisfied With Reinventing Health Care. It's Targeting Clinical
Huffington Post
When Apple announced last year that it was developing a watch that had the functions of a medical device, it became clear that the company was eyeing the $3-trillion healthcare industry — that the tech industry sees medicine as the next frontier for …

and more »

Jan 142015
 

British TV personality Katie Hopkins, known for her biting beliefs on obesity, put her words into action for a new TV special.Hopkins, 39, gained nearly 50 pounds, hoping to turn around and quickly lose it, all while being filmed for the two-part special, "Fat and Back."“The reason I'm losing the weight is to prove how simple it is to lose weight if you really want to, and the only way I can do …