Latest Chronic Health Diseases News

Ex-Google Executive Launches Digital Health Start-Up To Fight Chronic Disease
Tilenius, who recently completed a two-year stint as an executive in residence at venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins, is going after the big market for chronic disease. She formed Vida last January to provide consumers with a variety of clinically …
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Universal health coverage: An empty promise without focusing on chronic
UHC must drive a different type of health system that prioritizes prevention and patient education. Reorienting health systems to respond to chronic conditions would benefit patients with all diseases and conditions including AIDS and tuberculosis, and …
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Cholesterol: The overlooked chronic disease
Europeans suffer from the highest bad cholesterol in the world, with a prevalence of 54% for both sexes, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). However, the chronic disease continues to be neglected by policymakers, in favour of other long …
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