HealthTap SOS: Immediate, Trusted, Simple Disaster Relief for Organizations and Governments

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Population managers can now deploy world-class, compassionate healthcare in minutes during natural disasters, war, or terrorist attacks PALO ALTO, Calif. – January 20, 2016 – HealthTap, the world’s first Global Health Practice providing 24/7 immediate access to query-to-cure, world-class care from a network of more than 85,000 doctors, today announced HealthTap SOS. A new service READ MORE →

What You Need to Know About the Zika Virus

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This week, the World Health Organization declared the Zika virus a global public health emergency.  Here’s what doctors currently know.  1. The Zika virus is primarily transmitted by a mosquito. Dr. Cynthia Archer, a specialist in Internal Medicine, says the Zika virus is typically transmitted by an Aedes mosquito that has ingested blood from an infected human READ MORE →

5 Easy Ways to Build and Boost Your Brain Strength

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Don’t wait until you’re a senior citizen to sharpen your mind: It’s something we all need to do. Instead of letting your brain slouch while you’re sitting in front of your computer, smartphone, or TV, stay in mental shape by regularly exercising your mind. According to Dr. Keegan A. Duchicela, a specialist in Family Medicine, “Some studies READ MORE →

5 Steps to Clean Eating—and a Fit, Healthy 2016

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Happy New Year! The start of 2016 is the perfect time to set health goals for the year. Here in the HealthTap office, a few members of the team have started working towards their clean eating goals. Why not join them? Clean eating refers to consuming food that is minimally processed and refined. Think of READ MORE →

The Top 10 Commonly Broken New Year’s Resolutions—and How Not to Break Them!

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Happy almost-New Year! According to Time magazine, these are the top 10 commonly broken New Year’s resolutions—but you don’t have to break them in 2016! We’ve rounded up our best blog posts from 2015 to help you stick to your 2016 goals, courtesy of our more than 75,000 doctors. 1. Lose Weight and Get Fit A READ MORE →