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Doctor video visits increase access to healthcare but could risk fragmentation

In today’s fast-paced digital society, virtual doctor visits are on the rise and offer patients a more convenient way to receive medical care from anywhere. If someone can’t leave work or doesn’t have childcare, for example, online video visits can provide live, face-to-face physician consultations from the comfort of their home or office. Telehealth, remote… Read More »

Medical News Today: Type 2 diabetes: Work stress may raise risk in women

A new review featuring in the European Journal of Endocrinology suggests that a stressful work environment may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes in women. A stressful work environment may increase the likelihood of type 2 diabetes in women, suggests new research. More than 100 million people in the United States have diabetes… Read More »

Breastfeeding May Cut Kids' Eczema Risk

Print this page SATURDAY, Feb. 23, 2019 — Children who were breastfed exclusively in their first few months of life were less likely to develop the chronic skin condition known as eczema, a new study finds. For the study, researchers analyzed data on the health, development and dietary patterns of 1,520 children in the United… Read More »