Then vs. Now: The Impressive History of the Measles Vaccine

Then vs. Now: The Impressive History of the Measles Vaccine

Measles has been around for centuries—the first known written account was by a Persian doctor in the 9th century, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). However, measles didn’t reach epidemic...

Reimbursement for Remote Patient Monitoring Is Coming to Home Health Agencies

Reimbursement for Remote Patient Monitoring Is Coming to Home Health Agencies

Originally posted on https://blog.pmd-healthcare.com/reimbursement-for-remote-patient-monitoring-is-coming-to-home-health-agencies January 2019 marked the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) monumental...

Five Tips for Small California Companies that Want to Set Up an Employee Wellness Program

Five Tips for Small California Companies that Want to Set Up an Employee Wellness Program

Originally posted on https://preferredinsuranceca.com/employee-wellness-program-tips/ Employee wellness programs are all the rage for 2019.  And for good reason, as a long time California small business health insurance...

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Diabetes Detection and Management

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Diabetes Detection and Management

Understanding and treating diabetes is important to ensure a patient’s long-term success when it comes to managing the disease.

UVA House Call: Dr. James Daniero on Vocal Chord Health

UVA House Call: Dr. James Daniero on Vocal Chord Health

With World Voice Day coming up, Dr. James Daniero from UVA Health System joins us on Wednesday, April 10, to discuss our vocal chords.

Rita's Lunch Bag: Inflammation and Brain Health

Rita's Lunch Bag: Inflammation and Brain Health

Anything that causes inflammation in the body could possibly contribute to a decline in brain function and that could possibly affect your memory. Registered Dietitian Rita Smith explains in this week's Rita’s Lunch Bag.

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: The Importance of Self Care

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: The Importance of Self Care

Women of all ages often find themselves as primary care givers. Whether it’s for children, parents, or a spouse, the goal is to be able to provide the best care possible. Doctors say part of that is learning to take care of you.

UVA House Call: Stephanie Davis on Organ Transplants

UVA House Call: Stephanie Davis on Organ Transplants

Stephanie Davis, who works with UVA's Transplant Center, joins us for UVA House Call on Wednesday, April 3.