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Vitaccess is Reshaping Digital Health in the U.K.

Medika has identified Vitaccess for our Healthcare Innovation watch list. This UK based Digital Startup offers innovative and exciting approaches to data management that directly benefit patient outcomes.

Practicing Medicine During a Historic Winter Storm in Texas

Let’s face it. Being a doctor during the pandemic kind of sucks. The past year has presented many challenges in healthcare. From the Covid-19...

HealthTap Introduces Virtual Primary Care that Prioritizes Uninsured and Underinsured Populations in the U.S.

Because HealthTap connects patients with doctors using their dynamic matching technology, it’s extremely efficient and therefore low-cost virtual care

Texas Food Relief with NCS Group and #BStrong Initiative Deliver Food Aid Across Texas

Each NCS Group Unlimited Carrier Fleet Vehicle brings a total of $180K+ worth of supplies and aid, and a total of six trucks are arriving in Texas

NLR. Millions at Risk from Leprosy. Study Reveals Figures

To interrupt leprosy transmission and reduce annual new cases significantly, preventive treatment needs to be implemented in all leprosy-endemic countries

The Ethics of A.I. in Healthcare Must Be Urgently Addressed

A.I. is critical to the growth of healthcare in the coming decade. It needs to be managed correctly and urgent ethical guidelines regulating its use need to be implimented.

Marux Offers an Innovative A.I. Solution for Emergency Responders and Medical Professionals

Medika has identified Marux as a company to watch in 2021. Their innovative use of existing or new technology offers a unique and exciting new addition to the healthcare sector.

Immunity Passports Are the Worst Idea to Come Out of the Pandemic

Immunity Passports reflecting our vaccine status for the Covid Vaccine are on the tips of everyone's tongue. Are these passports increasing inequality

Blaming the Psychiatric Patient When It’s a Drug-Genetic Interaction

How can patients with psychiatric or any other illnesses be viewed as non-compliant with their medical regimes when there is a persistent failure to investigate how their race and genetics are affecting treatment

John Nosta of NOSTALAB

John Nosta is the one voice in digital Health you cannot choose to ignore, not if you're focused on engaging the industry in a meaningful way.

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Who Not To Trust: A List of 10 Covid-19 Charlatans and “Medical” Snake-Oil Salesmen

The list below will highlight, by name, some of the most prominent purveyors of Covid-19 falsehoods. You may have already fallen for their self-serving propaganda.

Is Your Covid Test Being Used to Covertly Harvest Your DNA?

Business and government want your genetic data. They will ensure they get hold of it, one way or another, either in collusion with each other or independently.

Can the COVID19 Virus Alter Our DNA?

Can viruses alter our very genetic code, effectively hijacking and hiding in our cells for generations and how does this affect the health of future generations? Could viruses be mutating us, cell by cell?

Fifty of the Most Influential Voices in Healthcare for 2021

50 Top Healthcare voices and Influencers for 2021. Engage with leading voices, amplify their reach and expand your network

How Medika’s Quack Scale Works

To help you sort out the schemers and con artists Medika has set up our own Quack Scale for you to easily and quickly identify healthcare professionals that pose a risk to your health and mental wellbeing.

The Nation’s Only Virtual At-Home Detox Programs from Workit Health Expands

Workit Health now offers the nation’s only virtual at-home detox programs for alcohol. The program includes daily video check-ins with a medical care team and prescribed medication to safely detox at home

Healthcare Workers Show Their Faith in the Covid Vaccine #vaccinechallenge

Join our #vaccinechallenge. We're Inviting doctors to send us links to their vaccination video and we''ll make you famous. Show your patients and let's help build trust in the Covid vaccine.

I want one! Six of The Coolest New Medical Gadgets on the Market

Tech is becoming pervasive in almost every aspect of our lives and in some areas it's not so welcome. Medicine, however, benefits hugely and inevitably, the biggest winners are the patients

Can You Trust a Home Pregnancy Test?

Home pregnancy tests are 99% accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctor’s office and are very reliable when used correctly.

Exposing America’s Frontline Doctors and Their Financial Empire Built on Hydroxychloroquine

America's Frontline Doctos, founded by Simone Gold is simply a poorly concealed business designed to sell Hydroxychloroquine to gullible consumers

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Medika’s #vaccinechallenge: Add your photos here

Doctors and nurses contribute to Medika's #vaccinechallenge. Enter the #vaccinechallenge and help restore faith in vaccines

Medika Life Welcomes Two New Editors to the Team

We’re thrilled to announce we have two new team members who’ve joined the Medika fold as editors, both highly qualified and experienced in their individual fields.

Rafael Grossmann, MD, FACS

Meet Dr. Rafael Grossmann. Our editors recently selected Dr. Grossmann as one of their Top 50 Healthcare Influencers for 2021. Learn what drives Rafael and his vision for medicine.

COVID B.1.1.7 - How Widespread Is It in the U.S. and How Worried Should We Be?

According to the CDC report, by March, and possibly sooner, this new variant will surpass the original virus as the leading cause of Covid-19 in the U.S.