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1361 Articles Matching "social"

Juul to eliminate social media accounts, stop retail sales of flavors

Nov 14, 2018 , CNN Health
The CEO of e-cigarette maker Juul announced plans Tuesday to eliminate some of its social media accounts and halt most retail sales of flavor products as part of a plan to restrict access to minors. The plan came in response to the US Food and Drug Administration's September announcement that it would investigate major e-cigarette makers and review their sales and marketing practices....
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Five unique ways AI is being used to promote health

Nov 13, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Here’s a look at how organizations are deploying artificial intelligence and machine learning for use cases ranging from doctor's assistants to social media and...
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How Doctors Responded After NRA Told Them To 'Stay In Their Lane'

Nov 12, 2018 , Forbes
A National Rifle Association (NRA) tweet, CDC releasing data showing that the death toll from gun violence in the U.S. has been rising, and the social media...
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Community Choirs Can Be Social Salvation for Seniors

Nov 11, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Community Choirs Can Be Social Salvation for SeniorsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/9/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/9/2018 12:00:00...
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Study Reveals SilverSneakers Fitness Program Linked To Less Social Isolation And Better Health For Older Adults

Nov 10, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Participation in an exercise program has significant social benefits that in turn magnify benefits for health, according to a new study from Tivity Health (NASDAQ: TVTY) and the MIT AgeLab. Results from the study show that members of SilverSneakers® the nation's leading fitness program for older adu......
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CityMD Makes A Sick Case For Its Healthcare

Nov 10, 2018 , Forbes
CityMD has a new ad campaign out and it's interesting. One, it's entertaining. Two, it's insightful in its use of perspective. In this case putting the viewers in the "sick-seat" so we can experience all the social awkwardness of our friends and family when we walk around sick and...
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NHS issues guidance on using instant messaging tools and more UK digital health news briefs

Nov 10, 2018 lpostelnicu@himss.org (Leontina Postelnicu), Mobile Health News
New guidance for NHS staff on using instant messaging services during emergencies. NHS England, NHS Digital, Public Health England and the Department of Health and Social Care have issued new guidance to help staff securely use instant messaging tools in acute clinical settings during emergency...
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What Can Nurses Do to Influence Health in Their Communities?

Nov 10, 2018 , American Journal of Nursing
What can I do as just one nurse? As a nurse, I have often heard my colleagues question their ability to influence health in their communities. At times I have felt this same sentiment. What can I do as just one nurse? Nurses have a unique perspective of how a community’s physical, social, and economic [...] The post What Can Nurses Do to Influence Health in Their Communities? appeared first on Off the...
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5 ways AI is already being used in healthcare today

Nov 10, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Here’s a look at how organizations are deploying artificial intelligence and machine learning for uses cases ranging from doctors assistants to social media and...
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Doctors share gun stories, demand action after NRA tells them to 'stay in their lane'

Nov 09, 2018 , CNN Health
Two signs of the times: another mass shooting and more Twitter outrage. This time, though, the barbs over social media came from the medical community in response to a tweet from the National Rifle Association....
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How a community manager can fire up Yammer

Nov 08, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Hand-holding execs. Connecting people with questions to those with answers. Maintaining peace. A community manager can make your internal social media platform...
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Brand-building starts on the front lines

Nov 08, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Consumers form an impression of brands quickly in today’s environment of instant communication via social media, said Scott Stratten of UnMarketing in a presentation at the recent Emerson Group Industry Day conference. Read More...
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How the UK plans to help its citizens live 5 years longer

Nov 06, 2018 , CNN Health
People will need to take greater responsibility for their own health -- staying active, quitting smoking and limiting alcohol, sugar and fat -- to protect their health, the UK's Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock said Monday as part of the government's "new 21st century focus on prevention."...
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Music Improves Social Communication In Autistic Children

Nov 06, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Engaging in musical activities such as singing and playing instruments in one-on-one therapy can improve autistic children’s social communication skills, improve their family’s quality of life, as well as increase brain connectivity in key networks, according to researchers at Université de Montréal......
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Social Determinants Of Health: Holy Grail Or Dead-End Road?

Nov 03, 2018 , Forbes
Are social determinants of health the key to achieving health equity? Maybe...
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India's elderly are worried about their social lives

Nov 03, 2018 , CNN Health
Rekha Singh lives with her husband in a New Delhi suburb. Her sons left home for work four years ago, and the couple has been trying to manage their lives as best as they can....
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Update: #StolenColon found!

Nov 03, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The stolen inflatable colon inspired a wave of social media attention and helped raise more awareness around colon...
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11 Things Health Leaders Need To Know About Social Media & Marketing

Nov 01, 2018 , Forbes
Marketing of technology and public health have great disparities, but also that leadership in health care are not executing on their brands, social media or marketing. But in the U.S., hospital identity and health branding are paramount for success in a community. Here are crazy social media...
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7 Ways Loneliness, And Connectedness, Affect Mental Health

Nov 01, 2018 , Forbes
Social isolation and social connection have opposite effects on mental...
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7 Ways Loneliness, And Connectedness, Affect Mental Health

Oct 31, 2018 , Forbes
Social isolation and social connection have opposite effects on mental...
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