The City of Asbestos In Canada Talks About the Safety of the Mineral They Mine and Export –Daily Show (Video) The City of Asbestos In Canada Talks About the Safety of the Mineral They Mine and Export –Daily Show (Video)

I guess there really is a town in Quebec called Asbestos.  The Daily show does their usual routine b...

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Monday, May 16, 2011

HHS and ONC Hit By Inspector General Audit Relative to Digital Security and Privacy–Stuff That Could Happen Anywhere Today HHS and ONC Hit By Inspector General Audit Relative to Digital Security and Privacy–Stuff That Could Happen Anywhere Today

I’m not sure I understand all the implications here but the original letter was received by Dr. Blum...

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Monday, May 16, 2011

“Relaxation” Brownies Laced With Melatonin Ends Up Sending Children to the Hospital “Relaxation” Brownies Laced With Melatonin Ends Up Sending Children to the Hospital

I have been living under a rock as this is news to me and had no idea that these brownies existed.  ...

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Monday, May 16, 2011

New Blood Test Claims to Reveal How Long a Person Will Live By Analyzing Chromosomes-Maybe Find Out How Long Your Banker or Hedge Fund Manager Will be Around New Blood Test Claims to Reveal How Long a Person Will Live By Analyzing Chromosomes-Maybe Find Out How Long Your Banker or Hedge Fund Manager Will be Around

Is this something we would want to know?  I don’t think I’m that curious; however if this come to li...

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Monday, May 16, 2011

A+PSA New Test For Prostate Cancer Is More Specific and Reduces False-Positives-Study at UCLA A+PSA New Test For Prostate Cancer Is More Specific and Reduces False-Positives-Study at UCLA

The A+PSA test measures levels of prostate specific antigen (PSA) as well as six specific antibodi...

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Monday, May 16, 2011

Two More Senators Propose More Bills to Publish Medicare Claims Data Without A Hint of Digital Literacy Relative to Cost and Time Two More Senators Propose More Bills to Publish Medicare Claims Data Without A Hint of Digital Literacy Relative to Cost and Time

Again, I think this is a waste of both time and money and when you read through the proposed bills a...

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Monday, May 16, 2011

FDA Warns About ExtenZe Herbal Supplement Containing Viagra And Cialis Drugs FDA Warns About ExtenZe Herbal Supplement Containing Viagra And Cialis Drugs

Biotab Nutraceuticals manufactures the products and confirmed that the product was counterfeit.  The...

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Sunday, May 15, 2011

State Farm Has Mobile Application that Monitors and Reports Your Driving Habits State Farm Has Mobile Application that Monitors and Reports Your Driving Habits

The software, as it says now, doesn’t report back to the company and we also know that another compa...

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Sunday, May 15, 2011

Phillips Healthcare and Cambridge Consultants Collaborate to Discuss the Lifeline Auto Alert for Senior Health Mgmt. Phillips Healthcare and Cambridge Consultants Collaborate to Discuss the Lifeline Auto Alert for Senior Health Mgmt.

If you read around here enough I have posts on both of these companies and now it appears they are t...

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Sunday, May 15, 2011

WellPoint Creates Reimbursement Algorithm to Cut Down Hospital Annual Payment Increases and Reward Only Those Who “Score” Well–Analytics on Steroids WellPoint Creates Reimbursement Algorithm to Cut Down Hospital Annual Payment Increases and Reward Only Those Who “Score” Well–Analytics on Steroids

The big ticket item here again is hospital re-admissions and there are other quality issues at hand ...

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Sunday, May 15, 2011

First Viagra Generic Drug Coming Online in New Zealand Made by Pfizer First Viagra Generic Drug Coming Online in New Zealand Made by Pfizer

This is interesting that the first generic drug for Viagra is made by Pfizer.  Well when you think a...

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Sunday, May 15, 2011

And Now A Word About “Redneck Telehealth” Brought to You by Skype and Microsoft And Now A Word About “Redneck Telehealth” Brought to You by Skype and Microsoft

Well I don’t think anyone has missed the new of late with Microsoft buying Skype unless you happen t...

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Sunday, May 15, 2011

FDA Approves Merck Victrelis Oral Hepatitis C Virus Inhibitor–New Class of Medicine FDA Approves Merck Victrelis Oral Hepatitis C Virus Inhibitor–New Class of Medicine

Hepatitis C is getting some good news as last month another drug went into clinical trials.  Also Me...

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Saturday, May 14, 2011

Regulation Of Stem cell Medicine–What Is the Future with the FDA Regulation Of Stem cell Medicine–What Is the Future with the FDA

Since stem cell research and development is moving so fast, this article brings up a lot of good que...

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Friday, May 13, 2011

Tenet Healthcare Seeking Damages and Costs for Resistance of Hostile Tenet Healthcare Seeking Damages and Costs for Resistance of Hostile

The Community Health Take over is now done and Tenet is now seeking the expenses and administrative ...

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Friday, May 13, 2011

Newt Gingrich Announcement–Jon Stewart Commentary About Using Twitter And History on Scamming Doctors for Money (Video) Newt Gingrich Announcement–Jon Stewart Commentary About Using Twitter And History on Scamming Doctors for Money (Video)

He doesn’t get those algorithms:)  We know that for sure!  Everything we hear is back to the 70s, wh...

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Friday, May 13, 2011
 
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