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Social media hosted a lot of fake health news this year. Here’s what went most viral.

A nurse holds up a one dose bottle and a prepared syringe of measles, mumps and rubella virus vaccine made by Merck at the Utah County Health Department on April 29, 2019 in Provo, Utah. George Frey | Getty Images A cabal of doctors are hiding the cure for cancer, berries are more effective than… Read More »

Egress Scoops Security Innovation of the Year Award at the Computing Security Excellence Awards 2019

London – 22nd November, 2019 – Egress, the leading provider of people-centric data security solutions, today announced it has been recognised as the Security Innovation of the Year at the Computing Security Excellence Awards 2019. The Computing Security Excellence Awards celebrate the achievements of the IT industry’s best security companies, solutions, products and personalities, recognising… Read More »

Nearly 5,000 have died this year in the ‘world’s worst measles outbreak’

Nearly 5,000 people have died this year in the ‘world’s worst measles outbreak’ in Ebola-ravaged Democratic Republic of Congo Nearly 5,000 killed in year because children are missing out on routine jabs World Health Organisation said it was world’s largest and fastest epidemic Roughly 4million children, half of the total in the country, remain unvaccinated By Connor… Read More »

Fitbit to wade into care management in pilot this year

Dive Brief: Fitbit is launching a paid service next month, called Fitbit Premium. As part of the platform, the fitness tracker giant plans to develop personalized wellness reports allowing users to share their data with their physician, including health data trends and analyses of activity, heart rate, sleep and weight fluctuations, later this year. Fitbit… Read More »