Tag Archives: health

Part 2: The U.S. has fantastic health care, the problem is….

MISSED PART 1 OF THIS EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW SERIES? READ NOW to learn about Dr. Wyatt Decker’s perspectives on the state and challenges of the health care industry, where it’s smart for leaders to focus, what change means for different stakeholders across health care and lessons learned from a physician executive. Imagine this scenario: there are… Read More »

Health Tip: Dislocation First Aid

News Consumer News Health Tip: Dislocation First Aid — From a fall to an auto accident, many activities can lead to a dislocation, says Mayo Clinic. Dislocations happen when the ends of your bones are removed from their normal positions. If you believe you have a dislocated joint, seek medical care immediately. Until getting help,… Read More »

Gates Foundation snaps up top Apple Health researcher to run a new digital health group

Andrew Trister is joining the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Andrew Trister Apple‘s Dr. Andrew Trister is headed to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for a first-of-its-kind role to invest in digital health ventures that aim to have a global impact. Trister, who joins the foundation this week, was among the first employees to… Read More »

Viewpoints: Lessons On Getting Frightening Health News In The Mail From 23andMe; Increase Funding, Strategies For Long-Term Impact Of Opioid Epidemic

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. Stat: 23andMe Had Bad News About My Health. I Wish A Person Had Delivered It I had just gotten home from the gym when I opened the email from 23andMe, saying a report was ready for me to read. That click changed my life forever:… Read More »

Perspectives: Key Questions To Ask About Ways To Eliminate Disparity In Health Care; Count The Ways Juul Attracts Teens To Vaping

Opinion writers weigh in on these public health topics and other health issues. Boston Globe: What Level Of Disparity In Health Care Are We Willing To Tolerate? The United States leads the world in health care innovation, but we are tragically dead last as compared with other high-income countries when it comes to keeping our… Read More »