Category Archives: Education

Your Juul is Wrecking You. Here’s How to Kick the Habit

Alyssa Langella / EyeEmGetty Images E-cigarettes debuted as a tool to help traditional cigarette smokers kick the habit. That’s not entirely off base: there’s evidence that e-cigarettes really do outperform some older smoking cessation aids, such as nicotine gum and patches. The trouble is, e-cigs are far from virtuous. They’re highly addictive and dangerous in… Read More »

Sepsis

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Patients to clean up a breach after protective services not offered

A virus that prohibited access to files crippled IT systems at Centrelake Medical Group this past February. It appears the virus was not ransomware, but it did deny access to data, according to executives of the healthcare organization, which has eight locations in California. The organization’s breach notification letter does not include an offer of… Read More »