Lehigh Valley Health Network is eliminating data islands, simplifying how information is distributed, and increasing efficiency.
Denise Amrich, RN explores the intersection between health and technology, and does her best to help techies get and stay healthy...one blog post at a time.
Denise Amrich is a Registered Nurse who also has 20 years of operations, logistics, and editorial management experience. She is the health care advisor for the U.S. Strategic Perspective Institute, and a mentor for the Virtual Campus at Florida's Brevard Community College.Denise co-founded ZATZ Publishing, and has been the managing editor for its magazines since 1997. She was previously the managing editor for a number of Ziff-Davis technology publications.Nothing Denise writes is meant to be a substitute for medical advice, and shouldn't be considered as such. If you are in need of medical help, please see your doctor.
Loose tea, brewed properly, makes for better flavor and enhances the overall tea enjoyment experience. An ingenious device makes it easy and fun.
The Cuisinart CPK-17 PerfecTemp 1.7-Liter Stainless-Steel Cordless Electric Kettle is the best thing since boiled water.
A nurse puts discussion board miscreants on notice about their lousy attitude toward non-scientists discussing science.
Does coffee really cause cancer? A nurse and an economist discuss the issue.
This week's Mobile Health Summit in Cape Town, South Africa sounds like a fascinating and promising event for the mHealth industry.
Cell phones are now up there with lead, engine exhaust, coffee, and chloroform.
According yesterday's announcement by the US Department of Agriculture, you no longer have to cook pork to a miserable, drying 160 degrees Fahrenheit.
What if you're out and about, and need to find emergency care? Well, there's an app for that.
Balance is not only a metaphor for life, it is an often overlooked aspect of health and fitness.
As a nurse, I'm concerned about a far more serious malady that's just turned from bad to the holy-cow-that's-super-bad kind of worse.
There's a difference between a truly healthy food and something you know can't be all that good. For example, there's no way glow-in-the-dark yogurt is a good idea.
Sleep deprivation and other sleep-related issues are often cited by tech-oriented people as major problems in their lives. But do sleep issues make you fat, too?
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day could free up some space in your medicine cabinet, and free your mind from worry about what happens to your old prescription drugs.
There's an Android app that can help you find nearby walking paths, as well as create new ones on the fly.
The best of ZDNet, delivered
- 1 Funny top ten list about useless studies will give you a chuckle
- 2 The dark side of those bright detergent pacs: kids being poisoned
- 3 Traveling with a THR (total hip replacement) in the age of the TSA
- 4 Free and open source healthcare software for your practice
- 5 Contracts vs. prepaid: there are some benefits to knowing what you’re going to get