Blog Starts New Series On How To Get Started On The Road To Good Health

When was the last time you stopped to think about your health? Like many of us, you are probably unable to answer that question because you are juggling so many responsibilities that your personal health is the last thing on your mind.
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Nov. 21, 2012 - PRLog -- In today’s society, many adults find themselves caring for their children as well as their aging parents.  It is estimated that 41% of baby boomers are caring for an ill or elderly parent.  Keeping this in mind, it is no wonder that many of us do not have enough hours in a day to think about improving our own health, but this does not have to be the case any longer with advances in health information technology ( (HIT).  These improvements help us to better manage our medical history ( even when it can often times seem a daunting task.  

Our series will also take a look at all the new trends in healthcare today.  If you haven’t heard about medical tourism yet, we will introduce you and explain why so many Americans are heading overseas for many medical procedures.  With medical costs in the United States rising, medical tourism is gaining popularity and making its mark on the medical industry.

Another exciting trend to watch in the coming year is mobile health.  Like the rest of us, physicians are obsessed with their iPads and because iPads and tablets are so easy to carry doctors take them everywhere.  With the use of a tablet, doctors can access a patient’s electronic health record (, obtain crucial medical reference materials and determine the best course of action for a patient whether in the office or the hospital.  

In short, we are lucky to live in a time when technology and medicine are partnering to bring us increased medical options and enhancements in healthcare.  Patients can now take a proactive approach to their healthcare and along with their medical team make educated decisions concerning courses of treatment.  Digital Olympus’ health series will focus on all the ways healthcare technology ( impacts our lives and accompanies us on the road to good health.  

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