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XX Marks the Spot: Why Did Women Tech Experts Rule at DC Health Data Confab?

By MICHAEL L. MILLENSON Three government experts on a health tech conference panel discuss the urgency of releasing actionable data; all are women. A more senior official, another woman, gives a TED-style talk making the same case. And a four-person, private-sector panel debates privacy and ethics; three of the four are female. Health Datapalooza, a… Read More »

Christmas Eve at 10pm is most likely time for heart attack – how to spot the signs

Watch those stress ­levels tomorrow – 10pm on Christmas Eve is the most likely time for a heart attack. Researchers trawled through details of 283,000 heart attacks between 1998 and 2013 to find out what days were most lethal. While an average of 50 heart ­attacks were recorded every day, that number climbed to 69… Read More »

ZRT Thyroid Peroxidase (TPO) Antibodies Blood Spot Home Thyroid Testing Kit

Due to state law, we can not ship this product to NY State. Thyroid peroxidase is an enzyme produced in the body that helps with the production of thyroxine (T4). Sometimes the body will attack the thyroid gland by producing thyroid peroxidase (TPO) antibodies that prevents the thyroid gland from producing enough thyroxine leading to… Read More »