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The HITECH Act: Electronic Health Records and Meaningful Use

If you are like most doctors you’ve probably heard something about a government incentive program encouraging physicians to implement electronic health records, however you’re probably a little fuzzy on the details. Well,you’re not alone the let’s take a closer look and see if we can help you make sense of it all. On February seventeenth…


Public Health – Concepts of Health and Its Determinants: By Natalie Lovesey M.D.

What is “health”? A useful definition comes from the World Health Organization: “Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” “Wellness” refers to the presence of positive attributes in one’s life – well-being, quality of life, happiness, and satisfaction. “Illness” is a person’s…


Type 1 Diabetes | Nucleus Health

Type 1 diabetes is a condition in which your pancreas does not produce insulin, a hormone your body needs to maintain proper blood sugar levels. After you eat foods that contain carbohydrates, chemicals in your small intestine break them down into single sugar molecules called glucose. Next, the cells lining your small intestine absorb the…


High Blood Pressure | Hypertension | Nucleus Health

High blood pressure, or hypertension is a common condition in which the force of blood on the walls of your arteries is often too high. Arteries are the blood vessels that carry blood away from your heart to supply your tissues with oxygen and nutrients. In your heart, two chambers, called ventricles, contract with each…


Stroke | Nucleus Health

A stroke occurs when the blood flow in part of your brain is blocked. After just a few minutes, the starved brain cells begin to die. Normally, the brain receives blood via two major pairs of arteries, which branch throughout brain tissue, and supply your brain cells with a constant flow of oxygen, glucose, and…


USAPANG PERA: Diet Plan

What can I do for you? Doc, I’m having difficulty moving. And I get tired easily Hmm, I think you’re overweight. You were so slim before. What happened? Did you see the commercial on tv? They say that 20 pesos can only afford ice cream Oh no. It’s bad for your health if you only…


How to Make Healthy Snacks Fun w/ Shimmer & Shine’s Pal Tala | Nickelodeon Parents

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The Grain Chain: Nutrition

George Explores… the Grain Chain, with support from farmers and millers across the UK Hiya. I’m picking up some supplies at the supermarket today ‘cos I’ve got a great recipe to try out later. I don’t mind food shopping because — well, I love food! Whether it’s a supermarket or local market, buying good food…


Casually Explained: Being Healthy

Well, it’s pretty common knowledge that certain foods are healthy, and others aren’t so much, it’s pretty rare that you ever get an explanation as to why. And one thing that bothers me quite a bit is when someone says to eat something because: “It’s good for you!” or “It’s a superfood!” And almost universally,…