Thursday
Feb 05
2015

Recapping #HealthMatters2015

On January 25-27, innovators from across sectors convened in Indian Wells, California, for the 2015 Health Matters Activation Summit, to identify strategies for systemic health improvement throughout the United States. Here's a recap of some of our favorite highlights.

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Barbara Kinney / Clinton Foundation
Thursday
Feb 05
2015

Exploring Connectivity in Healthcare

These days, connectivity seems to be a foregone conclusion. At Health 2.0, we track more than 3,000 companies and products in the digital health space and count no less than 500 tools dedicated to connecting patients to providers, and another 50 companies that curate online patient communities.

Reducing Beverage Calories Nationwide

Sep 24, 2014
Yesterday, on stage at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting The Coca-Cola Company, Dr Pepper Snapple Group, PepsiCo and the American Beverage Association came together with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation and the Clinton Foundation in a commitment to reduce the consumption of beverage calories across America.

Partnerships are Key to Tackling Global Rise in Non-Communicable Diseases

Sep 10, 2014

As the incidence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) continues to rise globally, public health agencies have increased their efforts to find scalable, feasible, and effective interventions to prevent their onset. In the United States alone, over 117 million adults suffer from one or more NCDs.

Why We Need More Women In Digital Health

Aug 7, 2014

Today, there is a concerning lack of women’s leadership in the rapidly growing field of digital health. This underrepresentation in the digital health space has critical implications for women’s health, and the industry as a whole. For instance, as of 2013, women only composed 14% of partners …