Carol Didier Morse

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Sitting may be bad for our health, but, if you ask me, it’s a glorious act

I bet you're sitting as you read this. Well, good. Please stay where you are.<p>Sitting, it seems, has gone the way of the triple-bacon sandwich. It's bad for your health, a lousy habit, the new smoking, say myriad medical reports, which warn that prolonged periods on one's derriere increase your …

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Let nature take its course to improve your health

Sunburn, bug bites, Lyme disease, poison ivy. Sometimes it seems the great outdoors is just one big health hazard.<p>So it's easy to forget that communing with Mother Nature is actually good for us, at all ages and in all sorts of ways.<p>"We grew up as a species being outdoors," and our minds and bodies …

Apple Health and HealthKit

When Apple unveiled iOS 8 at WWDC on June 2, it officially marked Apple's entry into the mobile health and Quantified Self arena. While iOS 8 doesn't revolve around health as early reports suggested, it was one of the most exciting new aspects of the mobile OS.<p>"Health" (the name of the app) and …

Digital health is going to need medical approval and a great UI

The intersection of healthcare and connected devices was thrown into high relief these last few weeks as both Apple and Samsung unveiled ecosystems …

10 Ways Mobile Is Transforming Health Care

<b>1 Increased mobile usage</b><p>Every day there are more mobile phones sold than babies born. In fact, mobile (vs TV, desktop computers, print, and radio) is the only medium that is currently growing. Google receives more search queries from mobile devices than ever before. A recent Milward Brown study …

Telemedicine payments coming to ACOs? - Health IT expert to helm AMA next year

<i>With help from Arthur Allen (@ArthurAllen202) and David Pittman (@David_Pittman)</i><p><b>SCOOP: TELEMEDICINE PAYMENTS TO ACOS:</b> Morning eHealth has gotten its hands on a trio of letters tech and health care organizations are sending today to incoming HHS Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell asking her to pay for …

Taxes and Health Care: How Far How Fast?

Peter Ferrara argues that the heart of a plan to replace Obamacare should be a change in tax policy. Instead of an open-ended tax break for …

10 Digital Health Trends for the Next 20 Years

The Digital Health Revolution is upon us. Here are the ten trends that will impact each and everyone of us in the coming years to help us live healthier, stronger and smarter lives, for longer.

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