Wildfire Victims Get More Time for Medicare Enrollment

Source: https://www.aarp.org/health/medicare-insurance/info-2018/enrollment-extended-california-wildfires.html

California wildfire victim Marsha Maus looks over her charred belongings. … Medicare beneficiaries who have been displaced or are recovering from the deadly wildfires in California will get more ……

Source: https://www.aarp.org/health/medicare-insurance/info-2018/enrollment-extended-california-wildfires.html

California wildfire victim Marsha Maus looks over her charred belongings. … Medicare beneficiaries who have been displaced or are recovering from the deadly wildfires in California will get more ……

Study: Vapers May Prompt Smokers to Quit

Source: https://www.webmd.com/smoking-cessation/news/20181116/study-vapers-may-prompt-smokers-to-quit?src=RSS_PUBLIC

Smokers who regularly spent time with e-cigarette users (vapers) were about 20 percent more likely to be highly motivated to quit and to have made a recent quit attempt, a new study finds.

Source: https://www.webmd.com/smoking-cessation/news/20181116/study-vapers-may-prompt-smokers-to-quit?src=RSS_PUBLIC

Smokers who regularly spent time with e-cigarette users (vapers) were about 20 percent more likely to be highly motivated to quit and to have made a recent quit attempt, a new study finds.

Mixed reactions on the development of digital biomarkers and growth of Mindstrong Health

Source: https://sharpbrains.com/blog/2018/11/12/mixed-reactions-welcome-the-promising-development-of-digital-biomarkers-and-growth-of-mindstrong-health/

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(More on the positive side, at MIT Technology Review) The smartphone app that can tell you’re depressed before you know it yourself:

“There are about 45 million people in the US alone with a mental illness, and those illnesses and their courses of treatment can vary tremendously. But there is something most of those people have in common: a smartphone

Mindstrong Health is using a smartphone app to collect measures of people’s cognition and emotional health as indicated by how they use their phones. Once a patient installs Mindstrong’s app, it monitors…

Source: https://sharpbrains.com/blog/2018/11/12/mixed-reactions-welcome-the-promising-development-of-digital-biomarkers-and-growth-of-mindstrong-health/

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(More on the positive side, at MIT Technology Review) The smartphone app that can tell you’re depressed before you know it yourself:

“There are about 45 million people in the US alone with a mental illness, and those illnesses and their courses of treatment can vary tremendously. But there is something most of those people have in common: a smartphone

Mindstrong Health is using a smartphone app to collect measures of people’s cognition and emotional health as indicated by how they use their phones. Once a patient installs Mindstrong’s app, it monitors…

Omega-3 Supplements May Reduce Heart Attack Risk

Source: https://www.aarp.org/health/drugs-supplements/info-2018/fish-oil-heart-health.html

Getty Images … The latest word on two of the most popular dietary supplements is a weighty one: Brigham and Women’s Hospital researchers over the weekend released results of the largest randomize……

Source: https://www.aarp.org/health/drugs-supplements/info-2018/fish-oil-heart-health.html

Getty Images … The latest word on two of the most popular dietary supplements is a weighty one: Brigham and Women’s Hospital researchers over the weekend released results of the largest randomize……

First Brand Named in Turkey Salmonella Outbreak

Source: https://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/food-poisoning/news/20181116/first-brand-named-in-turkey-salmonella-outbreak?src=RSS_PUBLIC

Jenni-O turkey

The U.S. Department of Agriculture and other regulatory agencies have not released the names of any other companies involved.

Source: https://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/food-poisoning/news/20181116/first-brand-named-in-turkey-salmonella-outbreak?src=RSS_PUBLIC

Jenni-O turkey

The U.S. Department of Agriculture and other regulatory agencies have not released the names of any other companies involved.

What will neurotechnology look like just one or two decades ahead?

Source: https://sharpbrains.com/blog/2018/11/13/what-will-neurotechnology-look-like-just-one-or-two-decades-ahead/

Credit: University of Nottingham

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Will it be about a new generation of portable brain scanners that can significantly lower the price of research, like the one being developed by researchers at the University of Nottingham and University College London in the UK?

Or will it be about sophisticated neural interfaces, like the ones the US military is <a href="https://www.darpa.mil/news-events/2018-03-16" target="_bla…

Source: https://sharpbrains.com/blog/2018/11/13/what-will-neurotechnology-look-like-just-one-or-two-decades-ahead/

Credit: University of Nottingham

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Will it be about a new generation of portable brain scanners that can significantly lower the price of research, like the one being developed by researchers at the University of Nottingham and University College London in the UK?

Or will it be about sophisticated neural interfaces, like the ones the US military is <a href="https://www.darpa.mil/news-events/2018-03-16" target="_bla…

Please read, share, discuss

Source: https://sharpbrains.com/blog/2018/11/15/please-read-share-discuss/

Source: https://sharpbrains.com/blog/2018/11/15/please-read-share-discuss/

Tricare Begins Its First Open Enrollment Period

Source: https://www.aarp.org/health/health-insurance/info-2018/tricare-open-enrollment.html

Between Nov. 12 and Dec. 10, service members and their families will be able to choose the Tricare insurance program that best suits their needs, a first for the military’s health care program. ………

Source: https://www.aarp.org/health/health-insurance/info-2018/tricare-open-enrollment.html

Between Nov. 12 and Dec. 10, service members and their families will be able to choose the Tricare insurance program that best suits their needs, a first for the military’s health care program. ………

Promoting Health after Gestational Diabetes

Source: https://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/healthy-moments/episodes/promoting-health-after-gestational-diabetes

Dr. Rodgers provides mothers who had gestational diabetes with guidelines for getting tested for type 2 diabetes after delivery.

Source: https://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/healthy-moments/episodes/promoting-health-after-gestational-diabetes

Dr. Rodgers provides mothers who had gestational diabetes with guidelines for getting tested for type 2 diabetes after delivery.

Low-Carb Diets May Work By Boosting Calorie Burn

Source: https://www.webmd.com/diet/news/20181114/low-carb-diets-may-work-by-boosting-calorie-burn?src=RSS_PUBLIC

People placed on a low-carb, high-fat diet burned more daily calories, versus those given high-carb meals in a recent study.

Source: https://www.webmd.com/diet/news/20181114/low-carb-diets-may-work-by-boosting-calorie-burn?src=RSS_PUBLIC

People placed on a low-carb, high-fat diet burned more daily calories, versus those given high-carb meals in a recent study.