How to make your medical data private

The federal government may soon be able to access personal medical data about you without your permission.Health Information Privacy Act (HIPAA) allows companies to share personal medical information with third parties to provide medical advice, help customers shop for health insurance or enroll in Medicare, among other things.Companies will be able use the information for …

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 …

Australian food industry hits new highs with latest sales report

The Australian Food Industry Association (AFIA) has released its quarterly sales figures for the March-June period, which includes the release of its annual sales report.The industry has been buoyed by the introduction of the $7.95 billion new food and beverage tax in September.However, the numbers for the period, the most recent available, suggest that Australian …

‘Wanted’: This is the #McDonalds’ new app for the ages?

Posted September 30, 2018 11:19:22When you’ve got a problem, like your toothache or a headache, it’s hard to find the right information.And if you want to know exactly what’s going on, you might need to ask a friend or family member.That’s what this app for McDonalds employees can help with.The app is called My Health, …

Pediatric Health Information Grants: Khmer Health Information grants to cover ’emergency’ services

Health information grants are an excellent way of providing free or low-cost health care to people with serious health conditions.¬†In Australia, they are offered by hospitals and other health facilities, and are used for things like the provision of free, short-term medical treatment to people who have a condition.¬†However, the Government has decided to extend …

The U.S. health care system needs to be updated to include hipaa, new healthcare experts say

Health care is the fastest-growing sector in the U.T.Ongoing problems in the healthcare system will prevent the United States from becoming an “unipolar nation,” new experts said Monday.Speaking at the American Enterprise Institute’s annual conference, health care analyst Kevin Murphy said the country has to be more proactive in finding new ways to make the …

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 to pay for the Affordable Care Act health information cards

I don’t think that anyone would argue that Obamacare is better than Medicare, but it’s important to remember that the Affordable Health Care Act is still very much in its early stages, and the ACA’s enrollment numbers have been declining for several years now.And if you think that the rollout of the ACA has been …

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 …

Canada’s healthcare system needs more innovation, but we don’t yet have the money to get it right

Posted May 14, 2019 10:37:07 The Canadian government has just launched a new online health care portal that promises to help people get the health care they need.It’s called HealthLink, and it’s based in Victoria, B.C. But its launch comes as the federal government struggles to fund its $1.5 billion healthcare system.A new report by …