Did you know that 1 in 4 men and 1 in 11 women will develop sleep apnea? Dr. Edward Neilsen explains that the condition is characterized by “periods of time when sleepers don’t breathe while they are asleep.”
This past weekend HealthTap had the pleasure of hosting a small group of truly remarkable people who came together at our office to envision and design the “future of health” in the year 2020.
“ZZZ…zzz…ZZzzz…hngGGggoo…phww…” Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis explains that the irritating noise your roommate or spouse complains about as soon as your head hits the pillow happens when you relax your neck muscles during sleep.
This past weekend we were honored to host 16 incredible doctors from all over the country at our very first Doctors’ Retreat.
It’s 2 P.M. and you’re stuck in an office meeting with a cramping pain inhabiting your intestines. The pants that were loose this morning are now cutting into your waist. Was it that food truck burrito at lunch? Or that afternoon latte?
Recently we celebrated more than 40,000 doctors in 128 specialties on HealthTap, serving millions of users every month. But it wasn’t that way when we started two years ago. Our users then were a few thousand pregnant women and new moms getting answers from a handful of Pediatricians and OB/GYNs.