When you’re a banana, your genes may not be as good as they think

The banana is an important crop in many parts of the world.And its cultivation in many countries, particularly in Latin America and Africa, has brought about changes in the genes of some people, which are seen as beneficial.But when you look at the genetic makeup of some of the banana cultivars in South America, they …

How to tell if you’re getting misleading health advice

How to know if you’ve received misleading health-related health information.A health information advertisement is a message that contains misleading information, such as the fact that a health plan may cover certain procedures, or that you may be eligible for Medicaid if you have a certain medical condition.An alternative health information ad is one that is …

Why the tech industry has gotten so much wrong about health information

The tech industry’s obsession with the idea of health information is the biggest obstacle to innovation and growth, and it’s going to get worse.And it’s a huge one, because people are already worried about data breaches, they’re worried about privacy and security, and they’re also worried about whether they can trust their health data to …

How to get a free healthcare course in your inbox

Hacker News article If you’re like most people, you’ll find yourself reading articles on health in the morning.And that’s okay.It’s part of what makes reading health articles such a pleasure.But, if you want to get more out of your time, we’ve rounded up five ways you can read articles that will get you motivated and …

Why are so many Americans dying of diabetes?

Health experts and public health officials are calling on Americans to think more critically about the role that sugar is playing in their health.Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said in a news conference Wednesday that sugar contributes to chronic diseases, such as obesity, heart disease, and diabetes.“The number …

Why is your health data being collected?

The Australian Privacy Commissioner has launched a public inquiry into the privacy implications of health information being collected by health service providers and their data brokers.Read moreThe inquiry, to be chaired by former Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt, is seeking to answer the questions: How is health information collected and used?How is the information collected …

Health information in Canada and abroad is often confusing and often inaccurate, a new study says

Health Canada’s health information portal is full of jargon and misdirection.Health Canada’s website contains a vast array of information that’s often incomplete, incomplete, or confusing.It also includes links to various websites that don’t necessarily match up.The latest study from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, which analyzed more than 11,000 health information portals and sites, …

Chinese health information provider ‘loses’ millions in US lawsuit over anti-virus

The health information company that sells information about doctors, hospitals and drugs, Alibaba Health, is set to lose millions of dollars in a US class action lawsuit over its anti-viruses.In the lawsuit filed in San Francisco federal court on Monday, a class of nearly 400,000 consumers and their attorneys say the health information giant, which …

How do you build an alternative health care system in Ireland?

Dublin-based alternative health organisation alternativehealth is creating a new health information project in Ireland.Dublin-based Alternative Health Information Project (AHIP) will be an organisation to build a more holistic and integrated health system in the city of Dublin.AHAIP founder and executive director, Richard McGowan, said it will enable the city to be a centre of innovation …