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Why hospitals' future will involve keeping people from showing up

The biggest challenge hospital operators face is how to keep people from showing up in the first place. That’s the perspective of healthcare experts who spoke on healthcare at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Smartphones, wearable devices, along with time-honored anti-smoking and nutrition approaches are key to keeping hospitals from providing excess, unnecessary… Read More »

Efforts Made in the 1960s to Curb Smoking Will Have Effects Well Into Future

November 02, 2018 This article originally appeared here. Share this content: Scientific models project a continued decrease in lung cancer mortality. Tobacco control efforts implemented in the mid-1960s should continue to reduce lung cancer rates and mortality until 2065, according to a study — published in Annals of Internal Medicine — that used comparative modeling… Read More »