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Is Brazil Digital Health’s Fastest Growing Market?

Is Brazil Digital Health’s Fastest Growing Market? | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it

Most of the digital health news and trends that we learn about on a daily basis are centred in the US, and increasingly, Europe. Digital health is, however, a global solution to a global problem. Brazil’s healthcare system, like most in the world, is in need of some serious overhaul. The good news is that developments are finally beginning to happen, and fast.


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When the Patient Is 'Noncompliant' - New York Times (blog)

When the Patient Is 'Noncompliant' - New York Times (blog) | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
New York Times (blog)When the Patient Is 'Noncompliant'New York Times (blog)As soon as a patient is described as noncompliant, it's as though a black mark is branded on the chart.
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Concierge medicine: A blessing or a curse? - Live5News.com - WCSC

Concierge medicine: A blessing or a curse? - Live5News.com - WCSC | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
What if you could have an all access pass to your primary care physician? You no longer have to wait weeks for an appointment, instead you go at your convenience, but the perks come at a price. If yo.
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Healthcare - Anenih's Hand to the Geriatric - AllAfrica.com

Healthcare - Anenih's Hand to the Geriatric - AllAfrica.com | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
Healthcare - Anenih's Hand to the GeriatricAllAfrica.comThe University College Hospital, UCH, Ibadan, is not new to scoring "first".
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Do patients bond best with doctors who misinform them with optimism?

Do patients bond best with doctors who misinform them with optimism? | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
Metastatic (stage IV) colon cancer and lung cancer are fatal incurable illnesses. That doesn’t just mean they are life-threatening. (Do patients bond best with doctors who misinform them with optimism?
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Henry Ford Hospital West Bloomfield greenhouse producing food -- and wellness

Henry Ford Hospital West Bloomfield greenhouse producing food -- and wellness | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
Perched on an 8-foot ladder, Michelle Lutz reaches into the leafy tops of the pole-bean vines growing toward the glass roof of Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital's new $1-million hydroponic greenhouse.
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Oral health: When to visit your dentist - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium

Oral health: When to visit your dentist - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
A visit to a dentist might not be an event that most of us look forward to.
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The Conceptualization of Retail Healthcare

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Retail healthcare is a means of treating serious illnesses without further unnecessary troubles. The bottomline is, it is just a very convenient means of treating one’s illnesses without fuss.
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Antibiotics crisis 'will mean routine infections are fatal'

Antibiotics crisis 'will mean routine infections are fatal' | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
The world faces a future without cures for infection, in which even a minor injury or a routine operation could prove fatal, the Chief Medical Officer has warned.
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9 Essential Health Facts About Caffeine

9 Essential Health Facts About Caffeine | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
By Wyatt MyersMedically reviewed by Cynthia Haines, M.D. As any habitutal coffee drinker knows, caffeine is a stimulant and a drug.
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Smartphone apps for health and fitness an exploding craze - SouthCoastToday.com

Smartphone apps for health and fitness an exploding crazeSouthCoastToday.comMapMyRide, MapMyRun, Livestrong, Run4Good, MyFitnessPal — they're all part of an exploding arena of health and fitness applications for smartphones.
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Patients should not be given antibiotics for coughs and colds due to rise in ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Patients should not be given antibiotics for coughs and colds due to rise in ... - Telegraph.co.uk | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.ukPatients should not be given antibiotics for coughs and colds due to rise in ...Telegraph.co.ukDr Cliodna McNulty, head of primary care at the Health Protection Agency, said: “Doctors are faced daily with patients who expect...
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Popular Health-Care Funds May Extend Run - Wall Street Journal

Popular Health-Care Funds May Extend Run - Wall Street Journal | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
Popular Health-Care Funds May Extend RunWall Street Journal"Health care is still an excellent place to invest," said Emerson Bell, a fee-only adviser with Dallas-based Halvorson-Boyd & Bell Inc.
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Medical Aid for Palestinians - News - News Article

Medical Aid for Palestinians - News - News Article | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
RT @AsSalawat: RT @TeamPalestina: BLOOD NEEDED! MEDICINE, DRESSINGS NEEDED! DOCTORS NEEDED! SURGEONS NEEDED!
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Jairam Ramesh targets states for India's poor health infrastructure ...

Jairam Ramesh targets states for India's poor health infrastructure ... | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh attacked the states for the crumbling health infrastructure in the country, saying even Kenya has lower infant mortality rate than India.
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Syracuse city auditor: Healthcare unsustainable as-is

Syracuse city auditor: Healthcare unsustainable as-is | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
A report released Thursday by Syracuse’s city auditor reveals some staggering numbers for a city that’s already struggling financially. The report breaks down the escalating cost of healthcare and says Syracuse is on an unsustainable path.
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CURRENT ARTICLES: The New England Journal of Medicine

PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
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Twitter / MariaM_Ghuwel: #Syria #FSA help for these ...

#Syria #FSA help for these innocent civilians needing shelter and healthcare http://t.co/cN0Z3JsT...
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2013: Small businesses cut employee hours to avoid healthcare insurance (Video)

Yesterday, Timothy Smeeding, a University of Wisconsin-Madison economist who specializes in poverty provided his report with new calculations for the Census Bur (2013: Small businesses cut employee hours to avoid healthcare insurance (Video)
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4 inspiring TED videos that medical innovators must watch | The Jazz of Innovation

4 inspiring TED videos that medical innovators must watch | The Jazz of Innovation | Global Health Perspectives | Scoop.it
This week the nonprofit TED is celebrating 1 billion video views with a series of playlists put together by celebrities like Bill Gates and Ben Affleck.The organization’s entire offering of videos contains some fascinating talks on science,...
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