Healthcare, Microsoft, WBA | Two big names are putting their heads together in a partnership aimed at innovating and improving health care.

Walgreens Boots Alliance and Microsoft establish strategic partnership to transform health care delivery — Microsoft, Walgreens to Leverage AI for Retail-Style Healthcare January 15 2019 Companies aim to improve health outcomes and lower overall costs with enhanced digital and retail experiences and an R&D commitment to build health care […]

International Spine Institute’s Dr. Marco Rodriguez Using Stem Cell Therapy Instead of Spinal Surgery to Relieve Chronic Low Back Pain

BATON ROUGE, La., Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Marco Rodriguez, MD is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic spine surgeon and founder of the International Spine Institute. He offers regenerative stem cell therapy instead of spinal surgery to relieve chronic low back pain caused by degenerative disc disease for qualified […]

Cigna-HealthSpring Adds Dedicated Senior Medical Center to Philadelphia Network — Dedicated brings concierge-style medicine — and better health outcomes — to the neediest populations, as evidenced by a five-year report

Four-center practice will provide primary, specialty care to Medicare Advantage customers. PHILADELPHIA (PRWEB) January 14, 2019 Cigna-HealthSpring’s Medicare Advantage (MA) customers in Philadelphia have a new option for their medical care with the addition of four Dedicated Senior Medical Centers (Dedicated) to their network, effective immediately. ChenMed has […]

Apple CEO, Apple’s growing interest in health care … saying that in the future when people ask what Apple’s “greatest contribution to mankind was,” in healthcare.

Apple first announced the CareKit in 2016. Since then, large providers have jumped onboard to use the technology, including the Mayo Clinic.  By Laura Lovett | MobiHealthNews.com “CareKit apps today allow patients to share their data in PDF form via our Share Reports option on the Connect View,” Kelsey Dedoshka, a software […]

An advancement in blood testing for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) announced by Gemelli Biotech™ in partnership with the Medically Associated Science and Technology Program (MAST) at Cedars-Sinai

Launch of ibs-smart™, an advancement in blood testing for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) announced by Gemelli Biotech™ in partnership with the Medically Associated Science and Technology Program (MAST) at Cedars-Sinai Second-generation blood test for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), poised to help millions suffering from the elusive disease, offers […]

EDITOR: The Healthy Habits and Hobbies of Great Doctors Every Patient Wants to Know — A Dive into the New Research Behind “Social Prescribing”

“I’ve had the amazing opportunity over many years now to meet hundreds of talented Doctors that are urban farmers, fantastic cooks, authors of their own self-help books, super-Moms, competitive bass angler or fisherman, avid hikers, pilots, great fathers, beginner tennis players and even competitive, world-class tennis players who […]

Tech, A.I. and Your Patient | A new wave of chatbots are replacing physicians and providing frontline medical advice—but are they as good as the real thing?

The idea is to make seeking advice about a medical condition as simple as Googling your symptoms, but with many more benefits. Unlike self-diagnosis online, these apps lead you through a clinical-grade triage process—they’ll tell you if your symptoms need urgent attention or if you can treat yourself […]