home

Todays Health News

Partners HealthCare CEO to Step Down, Join Partners In Health - Boston.com

WBUR

Partners HealthCare CEO to Step Down, Join Partners In Health
Boston.com
Dr. Gary Gottlieb, CEO of Partners HealthCare, the largest health-care provider in Massachusetts, is leaving his post to join Partners In Health, a nonprofit that provides medical services in impoverished places from Peru to Rwanda. The change is a ...
Gottlieb Leaving Partners HealthCare For Partners In HealthWBUR

all 6 news articles »

Health Worker Quarantined in New Jersey Describes Harrowing Ordeal - ABC News

ABC News

Health Worker Quarantined in New Jersey Describes Harrowing Ordeal
ABC News
Airport officials are poorly handling health care workers returning from Africa, says a nurse who was placed in quarantine at a New Jersey airport and today tested negative for Ebola. Kaci Hickox, the nurse who landed at New Jersey's Newark Liberty ...
NY, NJ Govs Issue Mandatory Quarantine for Travelers Who Treated Ebola ...Boston.com
New Jersey Health Care Worker Tests Negative for Ebola in Initial Test ...Mashable
Health care worker blasts quarantine processWFAA
NPR (blog) -Minneapolis Star Tribune -MSNBC
all 5,244 news articles »

More Than 10000 Africa Ebola Cases, Health Agency Says - New York Times

Bloomberg

More Than 10000 Africa Ebola Cases, Health Agency Says
New York Times
GENEVA — The number of people infected with Ebola in three West African countries has exceeded 10,000, the World Health Organization reported Saturday. A total of 10,141 people had contracted the disease worldwide, the organization said in its latest ...
Mali Red Cross Says Ebola Tracking Hampered by Health SystemBloomberg
Ebola infections cross the 10000 mark, UN health agency saysAl Jazeera America
Mauritania closes border with Mali over Ebola fearsReuters
Middletown Press -Press Herald
all 1,325 news articles »

Education Matters: No health without health literacy - Victoria Advocate

Victoria Advocate

Education Matters: No health without health literacy
Victoria Advocate
October is Health Literacy Month. What is health literacy? Simply put, health literacy is the use of a wide range of skills that improve the ability of people to act on information to live healthier lives. Information is everywhere, especially on the ...

and more »

Most health startups fail because they don't understand health care payment ... - VentureBeat

Most health startups fail because they don't understand health care payment ...
VentureBeat
According to de Clercq, 60 to 70 percent of digital health startups fail because they are unclear about their go-to market strategy, and don't have a good understanding of who's ultimately going to pay for their product. With deductibles rising, there ...


Health Officials Expect to Start Vaccine Trials in West Africa as Early as ... - New York Times

KTVZ

Health Officials Expect to Start Vaccine Trials in West Africa as Early as ...
New York Times
Public health authorities said on Friday that they hoped to begin trials of Ebola vaccines in disease-ravaged West Africa as early as December and could know around April whether they were effective, clearing the way for possible mass inoculations to ...
Millions of Ebola vaccine doses by end of 2015, WHO saysBBC News
Ebola outbreak: Millions of doses of vaccines planned by 2015CNN
Ebola: Millions of doses of vaccines plannedKTVZ

all 511 news articles »

NYC Health Commissioner Has Helped Quell Ebola Fears - New York Times

New York Times

NYC Health Commissioner Has Helped Quell Ebola Fears
New York Times
Dr. Mary Travis Bassett, the New York City health commissioner, addressed the news media regarding Ebola precautions at the Office of Emergency Management in Brooklyn on Friday. Mayor Bill de Blasio is to her right. Credit Josh Haner/The New York ...

and more »

8 Ways Forgiveness Is Good For Your Health - Huffington Post

8 Ways Forgiveness Is Good For Your Health
Huffington Post
In an era of lawsuits, it can sometimes seem like forgiveness is a concept from biblical times. But a wealth of research suggests we should apply the act to our daily lives because it may hold a myriad of health benefits. Forgiveness is the act of ...

and more »

Ingham Health Plan seeks millage renewal - Lansing State Journal

Lansing State Journal

Ingham Health Plan seeks millage renewal
Lansing State Journal
Ingham County voters would see a renewal of a 0.52-mill levy for the Ingham Health Plan that covers doctors' visits and other health services for low-income residents. The Nov. 4 ballot issue would continue, not raise, a tax that last was approved in ...

and more »

6 strange-but-true health tips - Fox News

Fox News

6 strange-but-true health tips
Fox News
Many methods to improve your health are pretty straightforward: to lose weight, eat less and exercise more; to boost your energy, get more sleep; to prevent dehydration, drink more water. Others, however, are totally counterintuitive. The following 12 ...