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Babylon hires exec to manage international growth and more digital health hires

Babylon announced Thursday the digital health firm had hired Andrew Hine as vice president of the go-to-market team for Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The company said he’ll manage Babylon’s contracts and partnerships and work to increase its offerings and services in those regions. Hine joins Babylon from Ernst & Young, where he […]

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How Festivities and Celebrations Can Improve Your Mental Health

Contributed by Harleen kaur Introduction People around the country are celebrating Navratri and soon many more festivals are on the way by the end of this year. Festivals play an important role in improving mental health. During the festival celebrations, people get distracted from the daily life hustles and worries. With Navratri celebrations already underway […]

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A Devious Cellular Trick Cancers Can Use to Escape Your Immune System

A researcher discovered that giant cells under a microscope were actually cancer cells hiding inside other cancer cells.

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Her Face Started Drooping. What Was Wrong?

And if this was Bell’s palsy, why wasn’t there improvement after a full year?

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How Walnuts Make Your Heart Healthy

Contributed by: Anjali Sharma Introduction According to the WHO, 27 percent of all deaths in India are linked to cardiovascular disease (CVD). Heart attack and stroke are the two leading causes of cardiovascular disease related deaths in India. It is World Heart Day today and with this blog, we would like to put emphasis on […]

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How McKinsey Got Into the Business of Addiction

The consulting firm’s work with opioid makers is well known, but for decades McKinsey worked with Big Tobacco and has also advised Juul, the e-cigarette company.

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Physician Burnout Has Reached Distressing Levels, New Research Finds

Nearly two-thirds of doctors are experiencing at least one symptom of burnout, a huge increase from before the pandemic. But the situation is not irreparable, researchers say.

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Why your car insurance could cause you to get turned away from urgent care : Shots

After Frankie Cook’s car accident on a wet road outside Rome, Ga., her father, Russell (right), got a lawyer’s letter saying they owed a hospital emergency room more than $17,000 for scans and an exam to see if she had a concussion. Audra Melton for KHN hide caption toggle caption Audra Melton for KHN After […]

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5 Most Common Heart Diseases

Contributed by: Priyaish Srivastava Introduction The average heart is about the size of an adult’s fist and is made up of the atria, ventricles, valves, and several arteries and veins. A healthy heart helps in maintaining the overall well-being of the body by performing important functions like: Pumping oxygenated blood throughout the body Transporting hormones […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Your Heart

Contributed by: Priyaish Srivastava Introduction The average heart is about the size of an adult’s fist and is made up of the atria, ventricles, valves, and several arteries and veins. A healthy heart helps in maintaining the overall well-being of the body by performing important functions like: Pumping oxygenated blood throughout the body Transporting hormones […]

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