Tag Archives: People

Trump's plan to end HIV transmission requires gaining the trust of the people he's trying to help

In the middle of Washington, D.C.’s H Street Corridor, between a cellphone shop and a wine bar, lies a building where passersby can see only their reflections when they try to peer through the windows — protecting the privacy of people within. The name of the health and advocacy organization, HIPS, is spelled out in… Read More »

Why hospitals' future will involve keeping people from showing up

The biggest challenge hospital operators face is how to keep people from showing up in the first place. That’s the perspective of healthcare experts who spoke on healthcare at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Smartphones, wearable devices, along with time-honored anti-smoking and nutrition approaches are key to keeping hospitals from providing excess, unnecessary… Read More »

Air travel tips for people with hearing loss

It’s no secret that air travel has become more unpleasant in recent years. Oversold flights, minimal food service and airlines’ desire to squeeze more passengers in by eliminating legroom are just a few of the indignities travelers must suffer in order to get to their destinations. You do not need to remove your hearing aids while going through… Read More »