Author Archives: Linda

The History of Diabetes in America: The Ultimate Web Guide

In 2006, the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) published data indicating the enormity of the diabetes epidemic. Recently, the CDC stated that diabetes affects 8.3 percent of Americans of all ages, as well as 11.3 percent of adults. About 27 percent … Continue reading

Top 40 Forums & Message Boards for Health Administrators

No matter if you’re a student in health administration or if you have been the head of a medical facility for years — at some point you may need support, peer information or networking outside your usual sphere of influence. … Continue reading

40 Most Useful Web Apps for Health Administrators

Health administrators, like any other executives, need tools that can shorten task time and that create time for more tasks. This list of the 40 most useful Web apps for health administrators lists the tools, communication devices, collaborative tricks, productivity … Continue reading

50 Free Resources to Learn About Medical Privacy

Electronic Health Records (EHRs), online health services and tools that help manage healthcare online all raise questions about medical privacy. This list of 50 free resources to learn about medical privacy, from information about personal health records to organizations that … Continue reading

25 Eye-opening Studies and Infographics About Gendercide

Gendercide is the systematic killing of members of a specific sex, male or female, for any number of reasons and through a variety of methods. In the 1985 book, Gendercide: The Implications of Sex Selection, Mary Anne Warren drew an … Continue reading

Top 50 Blogs to Learn About Nationalized Healthcare

Are you concerned and/or confused by the current debate on nationalized healthcare? Don’t feel alone — if you were the only person in this situation, we would not be able to pull together fifty blogs to learn about nationalized healthcare. … Continue reading

Top 50 Health Administration Blogs

Are you in a health administration job, or would you like to be in that position? Your career may get a boost if you begin to read blogs written by and for those individuals who work in health administration. Some … Continue reading

25 Excellent, Free Palm Pre Apps for Health and Wellness

Are you a health and wellness gadget freak who has fallen for the Palm Pre? The Pre is Palm’s first device to run the webOS operating system, so users across the U.S. are on the lookout for apps to use … Continue reading

25 Free Open Courseware Classes About Alternative Medicine

Are you interested in learning about alternative medicine? Alternative medicinal practices focus on self-care and personal responsibility for health, whereas western medicine long has taken the perspective of treating health after a person becomes sick. Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) … Continue reading