Tag Archives: Medical

Does Facebook Have Your Medical Records?

By now, most people are aware that if they “like” a certain page on Facebook, it gives the social media giant information about them. “Like” a page about a particular disease, for instance, and marketers may begin to target you with related products and services. Facebook may be collecting sensitive health data in far more… Read More »

PervasID to Present Solution for Tracking Medical Equipment and Surgical Instruments at Electronic and Biomedical Engineering Expo 2022

Company to exhibit and deliver presentation on solution which enhances decontamination, increases sterilisation processes, ensures mission-critical medical devices are available at the right place and time, for robust and efficient care saving billions of pounds across the NHS Cambridge, UK – Friday 24th June 2022 – PervasID, the company providing best-in-class battery-free Radio Frequency IDentification… Read More »

Best supplement for menopause: Medical experts agree on their favourite go-to treatment

“Dehydration can exacerbate menopausal symptoms including joint pain and a build-up of uric acid which can contribute to inflammation,” said Dr Hughes. “Drinking plenty of water also helps to retain joint flexibility,” added Dr Henderson. As for exercise, Dr Henderson highlighted how staying active strengthens the muscles and helps a person to get into shape,… Read More »

Chronic Medical Conditions, Mental Health, and Equity On Employers’ Minds for 2022 – Employee Health in the Wake of COVID-19

One in two people in the U.S. receive health insurance through employers. As large employers tend to be on the vanguard of benefit plan design, it’s useful to understand how these companies are thinking ahead on behalf of their employees. With that objective, it’s always instructive to explore the annual study from the Business Group… Read More »

End of ‘super profits’? Shares of top medical glove maker fall as Covid-induced demand eases

Shares of Malaysia’s Top Glove, the world’s largest medical glove maker, have fallen by more than 50% this year as the rollout of Covid-19 vaccinations worldwide dampened demand for gloves. “Like in every business, there’re always highs and lows. And you cannot expect super profits to continue for a long, long time. So, we’re glad… Read More »