At CES 2018, Digital Health Took Center Stage

LAS VEGAS — Unless you’ve been living under a rock, or are perhaps a company executive or a member of Congress with a gold-plated, fully paid-for insurance plan, you know healthcare costs in the United States have skyrocketed in the past 30 years. The issue, which has been politically charged with the recent moves to […]

Gifts from the three wise men have health, wealth benefits

Marilyn Barbone Gold, frankincense and myrrh in abstract pattern over old paper are the three most famous gifts in history and all of them keep giving in many ways. Have yourself a merry — and healthy — little Christmas. Those three wise men who came bearing gold, frankincense and myrrh were even wiser than you […]

Facebook censors ads for this women's health device

kGoal, Photo Illustration: R. A. Di Ieso/Vocativ Is an advertisement for a tool that strengthens the pelvic floor muscles after pregnancy the same as penis enlargement pills or a pickup artist handbook? It is if it links to a website that also sells sex toys, according to Facebook. The company has rejected a series of […]

23andMe is ready to start providing limited health data again

Share This article It has been almost two years since the FDA ordered online genetic testing firm 23andMe to stop offering its health screening service. Now, the company has jumped through all the necessary regulatory hoops to begin offering health data again. However, the service will be much more narrow in focus than what it was offering […]