When a baby is born diabetic: What you need to know

An estimated 2.7 million Americans have type 2 diabetes, and about half of those have diabetes-related health issues, according to a new study.A study by the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Health Statistics found that an estimated 1 in 8 babies born with type 2 syndrome in 2016 were diabetic.That’s about one in …

Queensland’s Health Minister wants the public to be kept informed of the new coronavirus warning

Queensland’s health minister wants the community to be informed of an upcoming coronaviruses warning, as well as the possibility of a new coronaval virus, The Courier-Mail can reveal.Health Minister Cameron Dick said he would like people to be notified of the threat on a monthly basis, but would also have the information available online in …

Health Information Association files lawsuit against Trump, health insurer

The Health Information Information Association, which represents health insurers in the United States, filed a lawsuit Thursday against President Donald Trump, accusing him of fraud and defamation for a tweet that falsely claimed the group was “scamming” consumers and misrepresenting its position on health care.In the tweet, published March 16, the president tweeted that the …

What’s in your doctor’s care?

MEDN’s health information media section provides a range of resources and analysis on the health of individuals, families, communities, and organizations, and offers insights into how health care providers are thinking about, and performing, their health care activities.MEDN is the health information reporting and education arm of the MedPage Today Network, a joint venture between …