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Why tech companies keep hitting the same wall when they try to get into health care – CNBC

Paul Markovich, CEO of Blue Shield of California Blue Shield of California Technology companies like Amazon, Google, Apple and Microsoft keep making moves in the health sector, which isn’t surprising given that it represents a $ 3.5 trillion opportunity. But these companies keep hitting the same stumbling block: the inability to share health information across… Read More »

How to keep your heating bills down

In Australia many houses have been built to keep cool in summer. In winter, however, this lack of insulation means interior drafts and expensive heating bills. Heating and cooling together contribute up to 40 per cent of energy use in the average Australian home, according to energyrating.gov.au. Better regulation of indoor temperatures won’t just make… Read More »

Compulsory vaccines are needed to keep measles under control in the UK

21 million children miss the first dose of measles vaccine every yearBSIP/UIG via Getty Images By New Scientist staff and Press Association The UK should consider introducing compulsory measles vaccinations before children start school, according to a team of researchers in Italy. Their analysis of international measles data suggests that current vaccination policies are not… Read More »