What Should You Consider When Choosing a Nursing Home?

By Robert F. Daley Making the decision to put yourself, or a spouse, or a parent, or even an incapacitated adult child into a nursing or...

Chipotle: The Burrito Bounces Back

By Courtney Olesky Many of us have indulged in a meal or two from Chipotle Mexican Grill. The company’s business plan differs from other fast-food...

The Outbreak or the Vaccine? Which (Should) Come First?

By Rachel Hoffman In 2000, the United States declared that measles had been eradicated within the country. Since that time, over 1,000 cases of measles...

How Well Do You Know Your Pittsburgh Water?

Residents of Pittsburgh were taken by surprise when a “flush and boil” water advisory was announced by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection on...

A Mother’s Story – Infant Eye Care

When you first hold your newborn and have counted 10 fingers and 10 toes, there is a sigh of relief that you delivered a...

Controlling Medical Pricing through Claim Data Warehouses

In order to study a claims database, it is handy to look at a worst-case scenario, in terms of size.  Today, we’ll look at...

Welcoming Zika to the United States

By Jane M. Orient, M.D. The Zika virus has arrived in a trendy area in North Miami, Florida. The numbers are so far few, but...

Which Diet Programs are the Most Budget-Friendly?

By Jessa Barron, NextAdvisor.com Taste and serving size are two of the most important factors to consider when deciding which diet program is best for you....