1888 Articles Matching "big"

Even Going To In-Network Hospitals Can Land You With A Big Medical Bill

Aug 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
When patients go to an in-network facility, they can still be treated by an out-of-network medical professional--anesthesia or pathology claims being among the most common....
Read more

Tell us what you think: What are the biggest health care trends to watch out for?

Aug 13, 2018 , CNBC Health
Health care is among the leading sectors on the S&P 500 so far this...
Read more

'Snapchat Dysmorphia': Seeking Selfie Perfection

Aug 11, 2018 , WebMD
In increasing numbers, people go to cosmetic surgeons requesting “fuller lips, bigger eyes, or a thinner nose” that they see in photo filters, according to new research. The trend, called “Snapchat dysmorphia,” was first identified in 2015 and is now raising alarm among some...
Read more

Naturally Serious brings its line exclusively to Sephora

Aug 09, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Naturally Serious’ products — free of banned, ambiguous and debatable ingredients — are available for purchase on Sephora's website, and will hit select store shelves on Aug. 24. Read More...
Read more

By solving healthcare's data problem, AI, APIs will improve care delivery

Aug 08, 2018 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
As more healthcare systems look to embrace big data and the benefits analytics-driven care strategies could bring, the need to build EHRs that can communicate patients’ health data without hassle is growing with each day. But despite growing awareness and billions in expenses, the issue of inadequate interoperability remains the albatross around healthcare IT’s neck, and one that is having a substantial impact on those working the front lines of...
Read more
Cardon Children's Medical Center

For iRhythm, two new JAMA studies could translate to big sales

Aug 08, 2018 (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
Rhythm Technologies reported a promising second quarter from a financial standpoint, citing a revenue of $35.5 million, up 55 percent from this time last year. But CEO Kevin King's major focus on the call was not earnings, but a pair of scientific studies published last month in the Journal of the American Medical Association and JAMA Cardiology. These studies and what they represent could crack the market wide open for iRhythm, King...
Read more

Exercise and dieting tied to reduced disability in obese older adults

Aug 08, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Obese older adults who increase their exercise may have less fatigue and disability, but they may see an even bigger improvement if they also cut back on calories, a U.S. study suggests....
Read more

Infographic: Bigger isn’t better when it comes to portion size

Aug 07, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Learn why the mounds of food on our plates are piling on the...
Read more

China's growing drug scandal is having a ripple effect around the world

Aug 07, 2018 , CNBC Health
China is such a big part of the global drug supply chain, its drug-safety scandal is having a huge impact on the industry around the world, the Financial Times...
Read more

Inside the Beaumont settlement: 'Royal Family' doctors, big paychecks, free offices

Aug 07, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Some doctors at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Mich., were given lucrative perks, paid in excess of $700,000 annually, given the use of hospital employees for their office practice—and still allowed to bill insurers, the...
Read more

Healthcare not very green compared to other industries

Aug 07, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Compared to big corporations in other sectors of the economy, most healthcare organizations - even large ones - appear to be falling short when it comes to finding ways to protect the environment, a new study suggests....
Read more

Gawande Emphasizes Firewall Between Health Care Nonprofit And Companies Funding It, But Ambiguity Remains

Aug 07, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
There are questions about whose bottom-line the new health care initiative founded by Amazon, JPMorgan Chase, and Berkshire Hathaway will benefit despite CEO Dr. Atul Gawande's reassurances....
Read more

Trumpcare Could Lose Big In Tuesday's Ohio Special Election

Aug 06, 2018 , Forbes
Healthcare and the Medicaid expansion are top issues in the special election Tuesday of candidates for Ohio's 12th Congressional District between Democrat Danny O'Connor and Republican Troy...
Read more

How Bill Gates Could Transform Alzheimer's Disease

Aug 05, 2018 , Forbes
Bill Gates is putting his money into the discovery of Alzheimer’s diagnostics and treatments. This is good, but there are three other big opportunities. By funding the gaps no one else can fund, philanthropists like him can have a big impact on the lives of patients and bring America...
Read more

4 Risks consumers need to know about DNA testing kit results and buying life insurance

Aug 05, 2018 , CNBC Health
Google-backed 23andMe is at the forefront of the direct-to-consumer DNA test kit boom. There are concerns about how health insurers may use the information to deny coverage. But there's another big insurance wrinkle: life insurance...
Read more

Building A Smart City? 10 Big Priorities Government Leaders Should Focus On

Aug 03, 2018 , Forbes
Smart technology is becoming more and more popular, so council members weighed in with tips on what the government should prioritize with regard to implementing it in...
Read more

Mosquito Wars - A Big Win In Australia Brings Hopeful News For Southern U.S.

Aug 03, 2018 , Forbes
Wolbachia-infected mosquitoes have shown to be effective in reducing dengue in...
Read more

NICU Doctor And Nurse Experience Role Reversal After Baby Needs Life-Saving Surgery

Aug 03, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
When they are at home, Melissa and Paul Kingma are mom and dad to baby Elle and her two big brothers. At work, it's Dr. Paul Kingma, neonatal director of the Cincinnati Fetal Center at Cincinnati Children's. Kingma is part of a comprehensive team specializing in treating complex and rare fetal cond......
Read more

Now that taxes aren’t such a big worry, here’s what’s keeping investors up at night

Aug 03, 2018 , CNBC Health
Out with tax rates and in with inflation. Odds are you've become aware of how rising prices will eat away at your purchasing...
Read more

Regeneron CEO & CSO: The Real Healthcare Problem Is Bigger Than You Think

Aug 01, 2018 , Forbes
We have grown increasingly concerned about the current dialogue on the biopharma industry, which tends to focus on short-term issues such as drug pricing, at the complete exclusion of much bigger issues that threaten the long-term health of our nation and the very sustainability of our way of...
Read more