“We need a 21st-century definition of cancer instead of a 19th-century definition of cancer, which is what we’ve been using,” said Dr. Otis W. Brawley, the chief medical officer for the American Cancer Society, who was not directly involved in the report. A group of experts advising the...

In healthcare, data means different things to different people. To find out more about big data in healthcare, Intel asked a few industry experts from Dell, EMC and Siemens to provide definitions, and some key tips for healthcare CIOs to be on the lookout for now, and in the future....

Announcing the release of Stephen Kiernan's first novel, THE CURIOSITY.  It's a thriller, a love story and a commentary on our times.  Stephen just released the following information and we want to share it with our readers: THE STORY:Dr. Kate Philo and her exploration team make a breakthrough discovery in...

[caption id="attachment_908" align="alignleft" width="160" caption="Keynote Speaker Dr. Carl Hammerschlag"][/caption]As a much requested keynote speaker and expert on the topic of aging and end of life, Dr. Carl Hammerschlag is frequently asked about his philosophy on dying.  As a result of that question, he wrote down 6 philosophical things to do...

Jane Heller, NY Times and USA TODAY bestselling author outlined five tips for Caregivers in the recent Visiting Nurses & Hospice Care newsletter. Taken from her book on caregiving, You'd Better Not Die or I'll Kill You: A caregiver's Survival Guide to Keeping You in Good Health and Good...