Report: NBA to implement new mental health guidelines for 2019-2020 season

The NBA has done more than any of the 3 other major sports leagues to address the mental health issues of its athletes, and now they may be poised to do even more. According to Sam Amick of the Athletic, the NBA is reportedly bulking up its mental health guidelines for the upcoming season. The Athletic obtained a memo that details a number of initiatives and … Continue reading Report: NBA to implement new mental health guidelines for 2019-2020 season

Infrastructure funds pour money into UK healthcare

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Future of Robotics in Healthcare: Interview with Corey Ryan of Kuka Laboratories

As the manager of Medical Robotics at KUKA Robotics, Corey Ryan is at the helm of company’s research, sales, and growth in the medical sector for North America. Under his leadership, KUKA has diversified its expertise to grow its relationships with startups and expand its robotic applications. Corey is a sought after speaker and has appeared at many conferences such as Automate, RoboBusiness, National Robotics Safety … Continue reading Future of Robotics in Healthcare: Interview with Corey Ryan of Kuka Laboratories

Health: What does good health really mean?

The word “health” refers to a state of complete emotional and physical well-being. Healthcare exists to help people maintain this optimal state of health. In 2015, the population of the United States (U.S.) spent an estimated $3.2 trillion on healthcare costs. However, despite this expenditure, a study by the U.S. National Research Council, published in 2013, showed that Americans die at a younger age and experience more illness and … Continue reading Health: What does good health really mean?

Healthcare advertising expected to grow by 3.6%

Growth of nearly 4% growth in healthcare advertising has been forecast over the coming year. The latest Zenith Advertising Expenditure Forecast focussed specifically on the healthcare sector has predicted slow but steady growth of 3.6% overall for both 2019 and 2020 amid a pincer movement of increased costs and decreasing prices. This figure falls significantly below the 4.8% and 4.3% growth rates predicted for the market as a whole … Continue reading Healthcare advertising expected to grow by 3.6%

Philadelphia’s hep A surge triggers public health emergency

The Philadelphia Department of Health declared a public health emergency Aug. 1 over the city’s hepatitis A outbreak, reports CNN. Health officials have reported 154 hepatitis A cases in the city this year. Philadelphia typically experiences two to nine cases a year. About 67 percent of people who contracted the illness reported using drugs, and 26 percent reported homelessness. “We’ve seen, in other cities, similar outbreaks tied to … Continue reading Philadelphia’s hep A surge triggers public health emergency

Healthcare For The Masses: Why Tele-Health Is A Game-Changer For The Middle East

Sarah, a new mother, realized at 2 am that her baby had a serious skin rash. She was left with having to make a decision between either driving to the nearest ER, risking her baby catching a cold, or waiting until the early hours of the morning to book a doctor’s appointment. However, what would have once been life-threatening for her infant was resolved within … Continue reading Healthcare For The Masses: Why Tele-Health Is A Game-Changer For The Middle East

SECURE MESSAGING IN HEALTHCARE MARKET FORTHCOMING DEVELOPMENTS, GROWTH CHALLENGES, OPPORTUNITIES 2036

A global Secure Messaging in Healthcare market report has come to the stands. The report, which is released by Industry Research, offers a lot of details that allow everyone to understand different things without difficulties. The study integrated key details such as production, growth rate, consumption, market share, production volume, price, gross margin, and revenue. The report has opinions from industry experts and offers an … Continue reading SECURE MESSAGING IN HEALTHCARE MARKET FORTHCOMING DEVELOPMENTS, GROWTH CHALLENGES, OPPORTUNITIES 2036

Global Disposable Medical Sensors Market 2019 Phillips Healthcare, Analog Devices Inc., Smiths Medical, Sensirion AG

Market Research Store has rolled out its latest report on “Disposable Medical Sensors Market” that computes industry growth trend via former data and judges future possibilities depending on thorough groundwork. The Disposable Medical Sensors report broadly offers the market segment, development, trends, and prediction for the period 2019-2026. The Disposable Medical Sensors research report precisely elaborates every minute detail related to the Disposable Medical Sensors Market. … Continue reading Global Disposable Medical Sensors Market 2019 Phillips Healthcare, Analog Devices Inc., Smiths Medical, Sensirion AG

Babylon achieves unicorn status after ‘largest ever’ digital health fundraise

Babylon Health has achieved unicorn status after sealing $550 million (£454m) in fresh investment – sending its valuation to more than $2bn (£1.65bn). The investment marks the largest ever fundraise in the European or US digital health delivery sector, Babylon claimed. The digital health disruptor sealed $450m from Saudi Arabia’s public investment fund, ERGO Fund of global reinsurer Munich Re, and existing Babylon shareholders Kinnevik … Continue reading Babylon achieves unicorn status after ‘largest ever’ digital health fundraise

Billie Eilish got candid about how she puts her mental health first, and everyone should read this

When Billie Eilish‘s debut studio album hit shelves in March, it catapulted her to pop stardom. But even though she’s now one of the most famous recording artists in America, Eilish still has to deal with the problems that many other teens face—including mental health issues. In the cover story for the August 2019 issue of Rolling Stone, published on July 31st, Eilish opened up about her mental health … Continue reading Billie Eilish got candid about how she puts her mental health first, and everyone should read this

Healthcare services aggregator Plunes raises angel funding

Plunes Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which provides medical solutions by aggregating doctors and healthcare service providers, has raised $120,000 (about Rs 83 lakh at current exchange rate) from angel investors as part of an ongoing seed round, it said in a statement on Thursday. The round was led by Samuel Kurian and Srinivas Sridharan, who are high net-worth individual investors based in the United Arab Emirates…. … Continue reading Healthcare services aggregator Plunes raises angel funding

World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Origin, significance, policies suggested by World Health Organisation, UNICEF

World Breastfeeding Week or WBW is an annual global celebration held to spread awareness around health benefits of breastfeeding infants. Every year this week is celebrated between 1 and 7 August to encourage breastfeeding around the world. Here’s throwing some light on the importance of this week. Origin of WBW: World Breastfeeding Week traces its origins back to the Innocenti Declaration that was signed in … Continue reading World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Origin, significance, policies suggested by World Health Organisation, UNICEF

Are Americans settling for sub-par health care?

The health care system “is what it is” – while most people generally like their health care, many believe they have no real control over the process or the cost, according to Maestro Health’s report, “The Consumer Healthcare Paradox.” Maestro Health surveyed 1,000 U.S. adults and found that, while 78 percent describe their health care experience as “positive,” almost the same percentage (69 percent) don’t … Continue reading Are Americans settling for sub-par health care?

Mental Health Advisory Market Research Report| Bain & Company, Boston Consulting Group, Deloitte, KPMG, Wells Fargo And Many More.

The Research Insights has added an effective statistical data to its repository, titled as Mental Health Advisory Market. This report gives a complete overview of the market, covering the different aspects product definitions along with its vendors. The competitive landscape of various industries is measured on the basis of regions and revenue. To get better perspectives of global market, relevant chart and graphs are included in … Continue reading Mental Health Advisory Market Research Report| Bain & Company, Boston Consulting Group, Deloitte, KPMG, Wells Fargo And Many More.