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News Releases News Topics Media Advisories Study: Air pollution can accelerate lung disease as much as a pack of cigarettes a day

By David J. Hill BUFFALO, N.Y. — Air pollution, especially ozone air pollution that’s increasing with climate change, accelerates the progression of emphysema of the lung, according to a new study led by the University of Washington, Columbia University and the University at Buffalo. While previous studies have shown a clear connection of air pollutants… Read More »

A final HealthNewsReview.org report card from 3,200+ systematic reviews of health care news stories & PR releases

In 2005, as I began building HealthNewsReview.org, I got permission from Dr. David Henry of the Media Doctor Australia project to adopt their news story review criteria. In the ensuing 13 years, no one has ever placed in front of me a solid, specific suggestion for a better set of criteria for reviewing stories about… Read More »

HL7 releases latest FHIR version

Brief Published Jan. 3, 2019 Dive Brief: Health Level Seven International released a new version of its Fast Health Interoperability Resources (FHIR) standard, an interoperability framework aimed at improving data sharing between providers and patients. FHIR Release 4 will be submitted to ANSI as a normative standard, meaning future revisions will be backward compatible. The new… Read More »