HealthTap Releases AppRx Report, Naming Top Doctor-Recommended Health & Medical Apps of 2014

First report ranking apps based on doctor recommendations from a network of over 65,000 U.S. Doctors—in 30 consumer-friendly health categories. PALO ALTO, Calif.—January 20, 2015—HealthTap+, the company reinventing healthcare by connecting patients and doctors anytime, anywhere via mobile devices and personal computers, is proud to release its AppRx Report on the top health and medical READ MORE →

What You Should Know About Measles

With the recent California outbreak of measles in Disneyland, it was only a matter of time before it spread to the Bay Area. According to SFGATE, “California has reported 59 cases of measles since mid-December…Seven measles cases have been reported in the Bay Area: in Alameda, San Mateo, and Santa Clara counties.” Here’s what you need READ MORE →

The Link Between Health and Happiness

In his 2011 TED Talk on the hidden power of smiling, our CEO Ron Gutman said, “Smiling can help reduce the level of stress-enhancing hormones like cortisol, adrenaline and dopamine, increase the level of mood-enhancing hormones like endorphin, and reduce overall blood pressure.” In other words, being happy is an integral part of being healthy. Happiness—and READ MORE →

HealthTap AppRx and the HealthTap Medical Expert Network

About HealthTap and the HealthTap Medical Expert Network HealthTap is reinventing the way people access care by connecting millions of patients and doctors anytime, anywhere via mobile devices and personal computers. HealthTap provides three primary services: HealthTap, HealthTap Prime and HealthTap Concierge. HealthTap’s free service, connects people with doctors for 100% doctor-created/curated/rated health information, answers READ MORE →

12 Ways to Pamper Yourself

When it comes to your health and well-being, a little TLC goes a long way. Taking better care of yourself is the most important health responsibility—or resolution—you can have. To help you unwind, Dr. Abby Caplin suggests activities like drinking chamomile tea or taking a hot bath, even unplugging all your electronics. Even an hour READ MORE →