23andMe on Sunday announced it is offering a new report that purports to users their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes—but some experts say the tests may not be universally applicable, as 23andMe's genetic database is not representative of the entire U.S. population.
Eric Hammond, a nurse in the ED at Johnston Medical Center, on Saturday was allegedly stabbed by Connor Phillip Sullivan, a patient who was waiting to be treated, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Illinois, North Carolina, and Tennessee.
Do you think you understand the full scope of Google's ambitions in health care? Think again. The tech giant's health efforts are more far-reaching and ambitious than nearly anyone understands—but they’re united by these six visions for transforming health care, writes the Daily Briefing's Jackie Kimmell.
A CDC report released last week showed U.S. progress on stemming bloodstream Staphylococcus aureus infections slowed from 2012 to 2017, prompting CDC to urge health care providers to recommit to using infection control recommendations.