With Telemedicine, No Need to Leave Home to See a Doctor What are some of the benefits of Telemedicine and virtual urgent care for patients in remote locations where hospitals and medical professionals are rare? Do you believe Telemedicine can make medical care more affordable? Share your answers in the comments section below.
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US Report Says Smoking is Even Worse Than Believed Now that you’ve viewed this new medical news program on the negative effects of smoking, do you agree that it would help to make smoking more difficult to access? Would you agree that making cigarettes more expensive would make smoking take place less often? Share your […]
New Findings on Sleep in Children, Older Adults Studies link sleep with children’s behavior. Do you believe that children who sleep regularly and without problems have better health and less social problems during the day? Share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Hand Washing Is Up in Public Restrooms in US 77% of men and 93% of women in the U.S.A., according to research, wash their hands after using the bathroom. What are your thoughts about people who don’t wash their hands after using the bathroom? Are you comfortable shaking hands with people you don’t know? Share […]
Turning Images Into Sensations to Assist the Blind What are your thoughts and beliefs about blind people? Based on the research discussed in this video, do you believe that in the next 20 years it will be possible to use technology to help blind people feel what they cannot see? Share your thoughts in the […]
World Health Officials Consider New Tobacco Control Measures Do you agree that cigarette companies’ promotion to teenagers needs to stop? What about cigarette advertisements geared for adults – should that continue? Should governments have a say into how a cigarette company promotes cigarette smoking? Share your views with us.
Prevention, Treatment Efforts Have “Broken” the Direction of AIDS The number of Aids related deaths has significantly dropped. Yet, 2,500,000 became infected with HIV in 2009. How has AIDS (also known as SIDA in some countries) affected people in your country? Are there more services available in your country to treat people with HIV and […]
Autism Test Could Use Images of Brain Is autism wide-spread in your country? How do doctors in your country test for autism? Share your knowledge about autism with the rest of us by adding a comment below.
Iron, Vitamin D May Lead to Smarter, Healthier Children Prior to watching this video, did you know that Iron and Vitamin D may lead to smarter, healthier children? Do you believe supplements of vitamins and minerals are helpful for children and adults to maintain and improve health? Share your insights with us.
Want to Lose Weight? Try Counting Calories If you wish to lose weight, you need to count how many calories you eat. Many people eat a lot of food containing sugars, which leads to obesity and Type II Diabetes. Do you count calories? What do you do to lose or maintain your weight?