Tag Archives: Combat

Open the telehealth floodgates to combat coronavirus

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, President Trump announced that the federal government will remove certain federal barriers to telehealth access. Now, Medicare beneficiaries can access a range of medical providers remotely using a phone or computer instead of having to visit a doctor in person. This is a critical reform, as elderly Medicare recipients are some… Read More »

Robotic medicine may be the weapon the world needs to combat the coronavirus – CNBC

Nurse Cao Shan, right, working in the isolation ward, shows the conditions of a patient to a co-worker in Jinyintan Hospital. She and her husband, a doctor also working at the hospital, have slept in the vehicle for 23 nights to avoid bringing viral hazards around, save commuting time, and give their assigned nearby hotel… Read More »

Drug monitoring platform to help Maryland combat opioids

The State of Maryland is getting new software to collect information about controlled substances dispensed in the state to facilitate better data sharing. The RxGov prescription drug monitoring platform, from NIC, provides near real-time data that will integrate with the Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP), the state health information exchange. Data also… Read More »

Can Fruit Juices Help Combat Urinary Tract Infection? Read On To Find Out

Time and time again, science has proven that drinking freshly squeezed fruit juices…. Time and time again, science has proven that drinking freshly squeezed fruit juices on a regular basis can be beneficial to your health. Fruits are rich in minerals, vitamins and antioxidants which are essential to maintain a healthy body. Also, several Kansas… Read More »

Senate passes massive legislation to combat opioid crisis

The Senate passed on Monday by a nearly unanimous vote a bill containing 70 measures aimed at fighting the opioid epidemic, setting up a conference with the House of Representatives to reconcile differences between the versions and send legislation to President Trump. The Senate’s Opioid Response Act includes measures that range from expanding access to… Read More »

How To Combat Chronic Stress

by Schynts Photography We are living in a high paced world and a society where instant gratification is the norm, and when we don’t receive that, tension mounts and stress can be high. We all know full well that anxiety and stress is a part of daily life, but did you know that stress can… Read More »