Brain Games = Brain Gains

Keeping your mind sharp isn’t a task for senior citizens only: it’s something we all need to do. Instead of letting your brain slouch while you’re sitting in front of your computer, mobile device or TV, stay in mental shape by exercising your mind. According to Dr. Keegan A. Duchicela, “Some studies suggest that daily brain 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 →

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 →

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 →

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 →