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News from the world of healthcare that we figured you might like:

THE HEROISM OF INCREMENTAL CARE

by Atul Gawande, The New Yorker, January 23, 2017

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/01/23/the-heroism-of-incremental-care

Connected health tools boost long-term patient engagement

Health IT News, December 20, 2016

http://www.healthcareitnews.com/news/connected-health-tools-boost-long-term-patient-engagement-study-finds

The State of the UAE’s Health: 2016

Gulf News Special Report

http://gulfnews.com/gn-focus/special-reports/health/the-state-of-the-uae-s-health-2016-1.1658937

7 Seriously Crazy UAE Health Statistics

Intelligent Health, January 11, 2015
http://www.intelligenthealth.ae/hic/7-seriously-crazy-uae-health-statistics/

Only 17% have health insurance cover

The Hindu, December 22, 2014
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/only-17-have-health-insurance-cover/article6713952.ece

Health Matters: Combating high blood pressure

Public health matters, January 24, 2017

An Inspiring Story of Weight Loss and Its Aftermath

The New York Times, January 2, 2017
http://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/01/02/well/an-inspiring-story-of-weight-loss-and-its-aftermath.html?referer=https://www.google.com/

From online diagnostics to healthcare ATMs, India’s big plans for mobile health

Scroll.in, December 27, 2016
https://scroll.in/pulse/824789/from-online-diagnostics-to-healthcare-atms-indias-big-plans-for-mobile-health

The smart way of providing affordable health care

Forbes India, June 18, 2015
http://www.forbesindia.com/blog/health/the-smart-way-of-providing-affordable-health-care/

The largest cause of stroke is work-related stress

Business Standard, June 17, 2016
http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/fit-proper-the-largest-cause-of-stroke-is-work-related-stress-116061700050_1.html

Reforming healthcare in India

Live Mint, January 6, 2017
http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/G8SFBMlZ5VcGDi7NwKU7QJ/Reforming-healthcare-in-India.html

The Power of Simple Life Changes to Prevent Heart Disease

The New York Times, December 12, 2016
http://mobile.nytimes.com/2016/12/12/upshot/the-power-of-simple-life-changes-to-prevent-heart-disease.html?_r=1&referer=http://m.facebook.com

Giving Patients an Active Role in Their Health Care

Harvard Business Review, November 21, 2016
https://hbr.org/2016/11/giving-patients-an-active-role-in-their-health-care?utm_campaign=HBR&utm_source=linkedin&utm_medium=social