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Here are all the areas in health care Amazon could look to expand to, according to one analyst

Retail giant Amazon‘s expansion into health care has already begun, but there’s a lot more room for it to grow, Loop Capital Markets’ Anthony Chukumba told CNBC on Tuesday. Chukumba said on “The Exchange” that he sees $ 72 billion of potential for Amazon through continued health-care expansion, which accelerated in 2018 when it purchased… Read More »

Key to keeping trim could be nuts

Eating more nuts may slow weight gain in people as they get older, new research has found. Replacing an unhealthy snack with just half a daily serving of nuts is linked to less weight gain and a lower risk of obesity, a long-term study has found. Researchers from the US believe the simple intervention could… Read More »

Could HHS information blocking rule have unintended consequences on data sharing and security?

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has proposed new rules that will have a profound effect on how healthcare providers share patient data. The Office for the National Coordinator of Health IT and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services are each reviewing industry comments on their proposed rules. HHS clearly intends to… Read More »

Heart attack warning: Device that could save a person’s life – what is it?

Over 30,000 people per year suffer a sudden cardiac arrest out of hospital in the UK. For every minute that passes without a certain equipment, a person’s chances of survival is reduce by 10 per cent. The British Heart Foundation said: “After a cardiac arrest, every minute without CPR and defibrillation reduces someone’s chance of… Read More »