Former Chief Scientific Officer of Quest Diagnostics to spearhead HealthTap’s data-driven approach to helping people and their doctors make better decisions about health and well-being PALO ALTO, Calif.—March 19, 2015— HealthTap, the company reinventing healthcare by immediately connecting people with doctors and their knowledge via mobile devices and personal computers, is furthering its mission to help READ MORE →
Zilaida Salgueiro started working at the age of 14. Her first job was tutoring kids, which allowed her to save money for movies, concerts, and other casual events with friends. Working at a young age taught her not to take things for granted and to put things in perspective. She said, “If you want something, go and earn it.” READ MORE →
We’re humbled by the 2.7 billion doctor answered that we’ve served over the past 4 years through our hugely popular free Q&A service that allows anyone to ask a medical question and get an answer from a US-licensed doctor – often from more than one doctor, and usually within minutes. Our service has become one READ MORE →
Can you guess how many teaspoons of sugar are in a single can of Coke? It’s a lot: 13 teaspoons! Add up a year’s consumption of soda, and the average American consumes about 39 pounds of sugar each year. Holidays like Halloween add to our sugar consumption too, with Americans buying nearly 600 million pounds of READ MORE →
HealthTap is excited to honor one of our most impactful doctors, Dr. Heidi Fowler! Dr. Fowler is a long time contributor to HealthTap and one of the most engaged doctors in the HealthTap network. In her practice Dr. Fowler strives to address the emotional, physical, and spiritual well-being of patients through psychological interventions. She received her medical degree READ MORE →
HealthTap is thrilled to announce Dr. Stanley Berger as this week’s Doctor of the Week! Dr. Berger’s Cardiology Virtual Practice has taken off and we’re thrilled to see him helping so many of his patients through delightful, Virtual Consults. Dr. Berger is a Philadelphia native and an avid believer that the personal connection of a doctor combined READ MORE →
It’s been a busy week for us at HealthTap! St. Patrick’s Day, Calvin’s film premiere, and—of course—our office dogs.
Spring’s nearly upon us, which means warm weather! Despite the influx of seasonal allergies, it’s hard to deny how gorgeous spring is: sun shining, birds chirping, and flowers blooming. It’s a welcome relief from the cold of winter, so it’s no surprise that time outdoors is good for your health—our doctors agree. Whether you eat your lunch READ MORE →