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Surgeon General: Take Steps to Stop Teen E-Cig Use

Dec. 18, 2018 — “Aggressive steps” must be taken by parents, teachers, health providers and government officials to prevent children and teens from using electronic cigarettes, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams said in an advisory issued Tuesday. For young people “nicotine is dangerous and it can have negative health effects,” he told the Associated Press.… Read More »

European Data Summit discusses next steps towards data-driven healthcare

How can European citizens be given union-wide, secure access to their health data? And how can Member States collaborate on the secure and authorised access to national genome databases? At the recent European Data Summit in Berlin, organised by the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation, a breakfast session supported by HIMSS Europe saw experts tackle these issues, with Marco Marsella, Head of… Read More »