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“Cowboy Doctors” and Health Costs

“Cowboy Doctors” and Health Costs | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Overly aggressive physicians account for significant healthcare cost, according to a recent study.
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No Time To Exhale: The Legal System Is Far From Finished With Obamacare

No Time To Exhale: The Legal System Is Far From Finished With Obamacare | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's health care law survived yet another near-death experience Thursday. But that doesn't mean the Affordable Care Act has achieved immortality.

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Supreme Court upholds subsidies in King v. Burwell

Supreme Court upholds subsidies in King v. Burwell | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Insurance premium subsidies will continue to flow to Americans in all states under the Affordable Care Act, the U.S. Supreme Court decided 6-3 in King v. Burwell on Thursday.
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Follow the latest commentary and response on Twitter with #KingvBurwell

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A Proposal for Disruptive Regulation of EHRs | On Health Care Technology

A Proposal for Disruptive Regulation of EHRs | On Health Care Technology | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
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Social Media Trends For Healthcare Marketing | HealthWorks Collective

Social Media Trends For Healthcare Marketing | HealthWorks Collective | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Key trends in healthcare marketing on social

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The Real Opportunity of Precision Medicine and How to Not Miss Out

The Real Opportunity of Precision Medicine and How to Not Miss Out | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Do you know all of the opportunities that precision medicine presents? Clinical improvements often reduce system variation, but that doesn’t mean…
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 A great summary.

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America’s Epidemic of Unnecessary Care

America’s Epidemic of Unnecessary Care | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
An avalanche of unnecessary medical care is harming patients physically and financially.
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A Bindi That Delivers Nutrition To Poor Women In India

A Bindi That Delivers Nutrition To Poor Women In India | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
making sure everyone can use iodized salt is likely going to be a cheaper and more widely applied solution for everyone.
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Not to be underestimated for the social good of global health but the last line is key: "...making sure everyone can use iodized salt is likely going to be a cheaper and more widely applied solution for everyone.

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SPM survey in Times Square: “Americans believe their medical data should be shared with their providers” | e-Patients.net

SPM survey in Times Square: “Americans believe their medical data should be shared with their providers” | e-Patients.net | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
National Survey Also Shows 87% Think Health Information Exchange Should be Free Times Square jumbotron, March 16 - see the black text sign: "Healthcare
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The Healing Power of Your Own Medical Records

The Healing Power of Your Own Medical Records | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
There is evidence that letting patients see their medical files helps them take better care of themselves, but the medical establishment still resists sharing the data.
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Unleashing the power of shared personal health data.

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Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap: The Journey to Better Health and Care | Newsroom | HealthIT.gov

Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap: The Journey to Better Health and Care | Newsroom | HealthIT.gov | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Download the "Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap: The Journey to Better Health and Care" Infographic [PDF - 761 KB]
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What Angelina Jolie's Very Personal Medicine Tells Us About Personalized Medicine

What Angelina Jolie's Very Personal Medicine Tells Us About Personalized Medicine | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Angelina Jolie told the story yesterday of her decision to have her ovaries and fallopian tubes surgically removed to reduce the risk of ovarian cancer due to the faulty BRCA1 gene she was born with. This follows a similar decision to undergo a double mastectomy in 2013 to reduce the [...]
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Couldn't agree more with Mr. Grainger's paragraph on personalized medicine. 

 "The biggest hurdle ( to personalized medicine) seems to be one of education. The default state of humans is to be pretty bad at understanding risks – and the output of all precision medicine algorithms is precisely that: an estimate of individual risk. While science can make the estimate more accurate, what it cannot provide is the calibration of what that risk estimate means to the individual."

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Surgery in the Year 2050

Surgery in the Year 2050 | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
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Hipaa’s Use as Code of Silence Often Misinterprets the Law - NYTimes.com

Hipaa’s Use as Code of Silence Often Misinterprets the Law - NYTimes.com | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
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Implementing Health Reform: ACA Litigation Beyond King v. Burwell

Implementing Health Reform: ACA Litigation Beyond King v. Burwell | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Implementing Health Reform: ACA Litigation Beyond King v. Burwell | The Policy Journal of the Health Sphere
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Modern Healthcare's guide to King v. Burwell

Modern Healthcare's guide to King v. Burwell | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
As soon as Thursday the U.S. Supreme Court is expected to issue its tensely awaited ruling on the fate of the Affordable Care Act's premium subsidies in states using the federal insurance exchange. For more than a year, Modern Healthcare has explored the legal case, the politics surrounding it and how healthcare industry players would respond if the court strikes down subsidies.
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Democratizing Healthcare Through Technology

Democratizing Healthcare Through Technology | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
You’ve probably read plenty about the trendiest fitness consumer gadgets, like the Fitbit, Jawbone or Apple HealthKit. But there’s a more significant healthcare revolution emerging right now at the convergence of affordable mobile tech and widespread broadband network connectivity. The mobile health revolution, widely dubbed “mHealth,” is empowering developing nations [...]
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What an inspiring post on #mhealth

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Bundling Hospital Pay Without Bungling Patient Care

Bundling Hospital Pay Without Bungling Patient Care | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Paying someone to mow your lawn is a pretty straightforward affair. Ryan the lawn guy will look at the lawn size and maybe the hilliness of your yard and you’ll settle on a price for mowing and trimming it. When you decide to contract for Ryan’s services on a more [...]
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Agree, no matter how you cut it or edge it, stray blades always pop up.

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The Revolution Will Be Digitized: Wearable Devises Will Have Immense Health Ramifications

The Revolution Will Be Digitized: Wearable Devises Will Have Immense Health Ramifications | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Spearheaded by the flood of wearable devices, a movement to quantify consumers’ lifestyles is evolving into big business with immense health and privacy ramifications

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Study: Acetaminophen reduces not only pain but pleasure - CNN.com

Study: Acetaminophen reduces not only pain but pleasure - CNN.com | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Feeling so happy you just can't stand it? You might want to pop some acetaminophen.
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Roadblocks to Sharing Medical Records

Roadblocks to Sharing Medical Records | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
A report to Congress suggests ways to counter deliberate blocking of data between hospitals and doctors.
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How tech billionaires are using money and data to solve for death

How tech billionaires are using money and data to solve for death | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
How tech billionaires are using money and data to solve for death. http://wapo.st/humanupgrade
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New study reveals main culprit for Alzheimer’s disease

New study reveals main culprit for Alzheimer’s disease | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
A new analysis in more than 3,600 donated brains in the US has singled out malfunctioning tau proteins as the main driver for the cognitive decline and memory loss associated with Alzheimer's disease, offering a new focus for future Alzheimer's...
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Fascinating research changing focus from amyloid plaques to tau proteins as culprit in Alzheimer's

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PUBLICAGENDA.ORG - How Much Will It Cost?

PUBLICAGENDA.ORG - How Much Will It Cost? | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it
Public Agenda is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that helps diverse leaders and citizens navigate complex, divisive issues and work together to find sustainable solutions. Research from Public Agenda suggests Americans are hungry for more and better information about the cost of health care. However, obstacles remain to increasing the number of Americans who compare prices before getting care.
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Downloadable survey of How Americans Use Prices in Health Care.

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The gamification of health may be booming, but is it effective?

The gamification of health may be booming, but is it effective? | To Your Health..Care | Scoop.it

The health care industry's use of gaming to encourage consumers to adopt healthier habits is growing rapidly, but evidence that such strategies can produce lasting positive health outcomes is lacking.


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