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Quartz

Ontario is trying a wild experiment: Giving away access to its residents' health data
Quartz
The world's most powerful technology companies have a vision for the future of healthcare. You'll still go to your doctor's office, sit in a waiting room, and explain your problem to someone in a white coat. But instead of relying solely on their own ...



New York Times

Tariffs and Health: Why Canada Shuns US Milk
New York Times
A 270 percent Canadian tariff on American milk might seem like a terrible idea to President Trump, but from Canada's point of view it is only trying to avoid the disastrous economic results of persistent and massive overproduction that has plagued ...

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WLS-TV

Health officials warn of potential measles exposure at Loop restaurant
WLS-TV
Chicago Public health officials are looking into a possible measles exposure at Honeygrow restaurant in the Loop. The Chicago Public Health Department was told about a person with a confirmed measles infection. Health officials are now contacting ...

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MyCentralJersey.com

Father's Day: Health, fitness tips for dad
MyCentralJersey.com
This annual observance is also a reminder of the many health challenges men face. These include lower life expectancy (76 years for men vs. 81 years for women); lower likelihood of visits to the doctor (76 percent of men had seen a doctor in the last ...



House to debate sweeping health care bill
Sacramento Bee
The Massachusetts House is preparing to tackle a major health care bill that calls for $450 million in assessments on some larger hospitals and insurers. The 127-page proposal is expected to reach the House floor later this week after Republican ...

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WTOP

Fairfax Co. police: Missing teen experiencing 'mental health crisis'
WTOP
WASHINGTON — A 17-year-old boy who Fairfax County police say “may be experiencing a mental health crisis” has been missing since early Saturday morning. Police are searching for Charlie Barton who was last seen at 6 a.m. in the 6800 block of Perry ...

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CNYcentral.com

NY Assembly OKs universal health care; bill halted in Senate
CNYcentral.com
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The New York state Assembly has again endorsed a single-payer universal health care system. The Democrat-led chamber passed the measure last week for the fourth year in a row. Passage of the legislation is largely symbolic, ...

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Gazettextra

A racial divide in Rock County infant mortality has health officials looking for answers
Gazettextra
Without help from a doula, many of her clients would give birth to babies with poor health outcomes, Miller said. Doulas, who advocate for women during and after pregnancy, are among the tools being used to fight a rising infant mortality rate in Rock ...



Community health conversations start Monday
Walla Walla Union-Bulletin
Community Health Conversations is developed in partnership with the Blue Mountain Community Foundation, Community Council, Sherwood Trust, United Way of Walla Walla and the Walla Walla County Department of Community Health. Facebook · Twitter ...



MedPage Today

Exercise Rx Boosts Marker of Heart Health in Cancer Patients
MedPage Today
Exercise is an effective way to improve or recover heart health in adults with cancer, according to researchers. A meta-analysis of 48 randomized controlled trials with more than 3,500 adult cancer patients showed that exercise therapy doubled peak ...


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