Awareness of Pharmaceutical Drugs Extracted from Cannabinoid Compounds


Marijuana is currently classified in the United States as a Schedule I drug; substances which are classified as addictive and dangerous with no medicinal properties. Dr. Sanjay Gupta, a neurosurgeon and medical correspondent for CNN, initially stated he did not see marijuana's medical potential but has since apologized for contributing to negative attitudes about medical marijuana and changed his stance Continue Reading

How Medical Informatics make for Better and Safer Healthcare


The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has for a long time now supported the development of medical informatics within the healthcare sector. Research into medical informatics mostly deals with efficiently organizing, managing, analyzing and validating information in healthcare. Many clinicians have to make use of both old and new knowledge concerning their patients. […]

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Answers to Healthcare Informatics


We did our best to inform you about the details of medical informatics on the corresponding section on the website. We also know that it still remains a difficult topic and you’ll probably still have lots of questions. For instance, how can the efficiency of the healthcare system be evolved by enhancing our understanding of […]

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Can’t deny it – healthcare is HUGE! [infographic]


A very fascinating and eyeopening infographic made by compTIA shows that healthcare is big business. Not only in terms of human welfare but perhaps even more so from an economic point of view. During the last couple of years there have been many discussions concerning healthcare in the United States and its soon to be reformed […]

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