03/03/2015 - 5:43pm

Researchers have assessed the relationship between changes in a person’s activation level and changes in health outcomes and cost.

03/03/2015 - 4:17pm

Healthcare systems should increasingly focus on digital technology as tech-savvy seniors seek more online options to access healthcare services from their home, according to a recent survey.

02/27/2015 - 4:39pm

Remedies for conditions like hepatitis C, NASH (nonalcoholic steatohepatitis) and oncology will all help contribute to growth within the biotech sector, according to an analysis from Bloomberg Intelligence. 

02/27/2015 - 1:09pm

Nine-in-10 consumers who opted for a needle-free flu shot this season would choose that option again and recommend it to family and friends. 

02/27/2015 - 11:29am

ACIP on Thursday recommended that children ages 6 months and older get an annual influenza vaccine with no preference stated for either the nasal spray vaccine or the flu shot.

02/26/2015 - 4:26pm

The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices made a unanimous recommendation for use of meningococcal group B vaccines to vaccinate high-risk groups in the United States.

02/26/2015 - 4:08pm

A team of researchers at Columbia Engineering has developed a low-cost smartphone accessory that can perform a point-of-care test for HIV or syphilis in just 15 minutes.

 

02/26/2015 - 3:27pm

A survey found that chronic disease patients who use digital technology to manage their disease state feel "healthier."

 

02/26/2015 - 2:03pm

Sharecare on Thursday launched an app that monitors voice inflection as a tool toward better health.