BBC News

Calories in popular foods must be cut, say health officials
BBC News
Targets are to be set to reduce calories in pizzas, burgers and ready meals as part of the government's drive to tackle child obesity in England. Health officials believe the move is needed as people are consuming 200 to 300 calories too many each day.

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Forbes

How Electronic Medical Record Technology Will Improve Your Overall Health
Forbes
Electronic medical records (EMR), as we know them, are the storehouses of patient medical information. It acts as a central repository that connects to various clinical modules across hospital settings that generate and capture patient data. Many EMRs ...



PBS NewsHour

How Dr. Kellogg's world-renowned health spa made him a wellness titan
PBS NewsHour
In 1888, the powerful Michigan Central Railway erected a Romanesque train station in a remote hamlet in southwestern Michigan called Battle Creek. It was built to accommodate the multitude of health-seeking pilgrims flocking from all over the United ...



Atlanta Journal Constitution

A Marlow's Tavern in Atlanta fails a recent health inspection
Atlanta Journal Constitution
A location of a popular restaurant chain failed a recent health inspection, Fulton County records show. Marlow's Tavern in Midtown scored a 60/U following the Thursday evaluation. Scores below 70 are considered failing. Its prior score, from May 2016 ...



CBS News

DNA test results may not do much to change health habits
CBS News
The field also gained a new entrant in July, when a company called Helix launched an online marketplace for DNA tests, including some for genetic health risk. Helix decodes a consumer's DNA and passes the results along to another company for analysis.

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Austin American-Statesman

Three Williamson County businesses fail health inspections
Austin American-Statesman
Kung Fu Buffet in Cedar Park, which also failed an inspection in June, received 27 health code violations in its inspection report, according to one report. Violations included flies in the kitchen area, soiled shelving above uncovered food and kitchen ...



Omaha World-Herald

Methodist Health System experiencing network and telephone outages
Omaha World-Herald
Methodist Health System on Friday morning reported that they are experiencing a network and telephone outage across its health system. Callers to clinics were getting messages indicating that the call had failed and the system's online appointment ...



Sutter will shift 10000 Anthem Medi-Cal enrollees to community health centers
Sacramento Bee
In Sacramento and Placer counties, roughly 10,000 adult Medi-Cal enrollees with Anthem Blue Cross are learning this summer that Sutter's primary-care doctors will no longer see them. Instead, those patients are being shifted to primary-care doctors at ...



CoinTelegraph

Alibaba Deploys Blockchain to Secure Health Data in Chinese First
CoinTelegraph
Alibaba is partnering with Chinese authorities to launch the country's first application of Blockchain technology in the medical sector. Taking place in the city of Changzhou, Ali Health will work with local government to use Blockchain to secure data ...



Chicago Tribune

As open enrollment approaches, here's how to pick the right health-savings account
Chicago Tribune
Morningstar has an important message for employees who will soon start signing up for next year's health benefits: Take a close look at any health savings accounts you are considering enrolling in. Morningstar analyst Leo Acheson, in a new report ...

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