How to make sure you get enough sleep

People who are obese and have diabetes are at increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.It is also possible that obesity could affect the way that a person is able to regulate blood sugar, which can affect how much glucose is in the blood.There is growing evidence that obesity can …

How Much Do the Government and Consumers Pay for Health Information?

The government spends more than $10 billion annually on health information and services, but that’s only one component of the total package.Other components include the cost of public health education, including public health research, clinical trials, and patient care, and other services such as medical supplies and medication, as well as health care delivery systems …

Which city is most health information-focused?

CityHealth, a startup owned by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and its parent company, the New York Post, is offering health information to the public through a health information sharing platform, but it’s a service that relies heavily on user-generated content.As Bloomberg News reports, CityHealth is an alternative to the Health Information Exchange, …