Physician Tries to Report Child Sex Scandal at Clinic in Texas – Get’s Fired Physician Tries to Report Child Sex Scandal at Clinic in Texas – Get’s Fired

This is a video from the Texas Medical Association with an interview of a physician wanting to report a case to the authorities she deemed ...

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Friday, April 24, 2009

Jay Leno in the hospital over the weekend for observation – misses his first show taping, ever Jay Leno in the hospital over the weekend for observation – misses his first show taping, ever

There’s no report on what Jay experienced, so maybe later we might have some additional details and...

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Friday, April 24, 2009

Slow Down Diabetes By Eating Nuts – So Let’s Make some Available without Salmonella Slow Down Diabetes By Eating Nuts – So Let’s Make some Available without Salmonella

I thought this study was very relevant to the recent tainted peanut case that has been all over the...

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Friday, April 24, 2009

Freddie Mac – Executive had been discussing taking time off – Stress Related Suicide? Freddie Mac – Executive had been discussing taking time off – Stress Related Suicide?

The former CEO who stepped down last month will be returning to help out.  Freddie Mac, in view of ...

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Friday, April 24, 2009

Siemens Medical Investigation Resulting Appears to have resulted from a Whistleblower - Update Siemens Medical Investigation Resulting Appears to have resulted from a Whistleblower - Update

This is an update on the raid of the Siemens facility in Pennsylvania this week and states bigger d...

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Friday, April 24, 2009

X Prize Foundation – Bid on have your Genome Sequenced on EBay Auction X Prize Foundation – Bid on have your Genome Sequenced on EBay Auction

This looks like a new and different way to raise money for the X Prize Foundation.   The medical si...

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Friday, April 24, 2009

Harvard School CIO Speaks out on the move to electronic records.. Harvard School CIO Speaks out on the move to electronic records..

Dr. Halamka addresses a couple good points with his presentation, as always and he is also very good with keeping up updated on his blog as...

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Friday, April 24, 2009

The Prosthetic Arm In Action The Prosthetic Arm In Action

If you have not seen this video, well worth watching how the technology works, even to using a hamm...

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Friday, April 24, 2009

Republicans with a roadblock to delay Sebelius as HHS Secretary Republicans with a roadblock to delay Sebelius as HHS Secretary

I have my own personal reservations, but not because of what the GOP has going on here, but rather r...

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Thursday, April 23, 2009

Windows Mobile Smart Phones on the Horizon for Imaging Kidneys, Liver, Bladder, Eyes, Prostate and Uterine Screenings Windows Mobile Smart Phones on the Horizon for Imaging Kidneys, Liver, Bladder, Eyes, Prostate and Uterine Screenings

Once again, it appears the phones have it.  Not to be outdone by the iPhone, Windows Mobile units c...

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Thursday, April 23, 2009

Cigna to Offer Quicken Health Expense Tracker, United HealthCare in Beta – Easily Identify Balance Billings? Cigna to Offer Quicken Health Expense Tracker, United HealthCare in Beta – Easily Identify Balance Billings?

Is everyone as excited about this as I am (grin).  Perhaps it will identify the balance bills before...

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Thursday, April 23, 2009

AT&T launches Big-Brother-Tracking Service on Cell Phones AT&T launches Big-Brother-Tracking Service on Cell Phones

This is a little off base here, but it has privacy issues so here it is.  If someone in your family...

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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Smart Underwear is Here – Senses immobility and stimulates Muscles to Prevent Ulcers from Forming Smart Underwear is Here – Senses immobility and stimulates Muscles to Prevent Ulcers from Forming

I am guessing they are battery operated.  Actually this sounds like a real good thing for those who...

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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

A $20 prosthetic knee Designed at Stanford A $20 prosthetic knee Designed at Stanford

The knee is an oil-filled nylon polymer that self lubricates.  43 have been fitted in India thus fa...

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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

China Trusts Western Drugs over Chinese Pharmaceutical Companies China Trusts Western Drugs over Chinese Pharmaceutical Companies

What is scary about this article is the last line, a fake batch of medicine for diabetes, something we need to worry about here too as some...

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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Three Million People Now Using Kaiser Permanente's PHR – My Health Manager Three Million People Now Using Kaiser Permanente's PHR – My Health Manager

With over more than 600,000 secure e-mail messages a month this sounds like a success.  They also ha...

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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Siemens Office gets searched by the Pentagon Siemens Office gets searched by the Pentagon

The word is pretty quiet on what has occurred here so far.  It appears to be related to DOD contrac...

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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

The No Insurance Club – Interview with Chad Harris, Director The No Insurance Club – Interview with Chad Harris, Director

A short while back I posted a press release about the No Insurance Club and this week I had an oppo...

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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

A Visual on How Blood Vessels Feed Tumors And Metastasize A Visual on How Blood Vessels Feed Tumors And Metastasize

This is a great video that shows and explains the process of how tumors, grow and feed from blood vessels.  The animation and explanation i...

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Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Bumrungrad International Hospital to Go Wireless With Windows Mobile to run Microsoft Amalga Bumrungrad International Hospital to Go Wireless With Windows Mobile to run Microsoft Amalga

A while back I had the pleasure of speaking with Steve Shihadeh, vice president, Microsoft Health So...

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Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Is This a Case for a New Law – Illegal Algorithms?  How Do You Sleep at Night Rockefeller asked the CEO of United Health Care Is This a Case for a New Law – Illegal Algorithms? How Do You Sleep at Night Rockefeller asked the CEO of United Health Care

The Ingenix Inquisition continues with efforts to find out if federal employees were also potential...

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Tuesday, April 21, 2009
 
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