Top Health Benefits of Pet Ownership

Did you know that more than two-thirds of U.S. households, or about 82.5 million homes, own a pet? And for good reason. Pets fill our homes with happiness and our hearts with love. And now, a growing body of research suggests that pets are also good for improving our overall health and wellness. The CDC states that pets READ MORE →

Why Do 67,000 Doctors Love Healthtap?

At 67,00 doctors and counting, HealthTap is the world’s largest network of doctors. When you bring together all those minds, huge things can happen. Healthcare can change and lives can be saved—at scale! Our doctors have sent in THOUSANDS of stories and anecdotes about their HealthTap experience, and it’s the best way to show the world why READ MORE →

Staying Healthy in the Wintertime

Between Boston’s back-to-back blizzards and the storms pummeling the northeast United States, this winter season has been particularly harsh. Now there’s a winter storm warning for parts of the Mississippi Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. According to the National Weather Service, “The heaviest snowfall will likely occur from southeast Missouri to southern West Virginia with some locations READ MORE →

Top Doctors Share Why Virtual Care is the Next Big Thing

2015 is the year of the virtual office visit. A study done by PricewaterhouseCoopers estimates that nearly 40% of adults would be willing to visit a doctor virtually, representing a potential $42 billion market. With the rise of on-demand platforms and services, consumers are looking for the Amazon online equivalent for healthcare. Healthcare providers want READ MORE →

25 Quotes About Love

Love and loving doesn’t just mean loving another person: it means loving yourself as well. One of the simplest ways to love yourself is to accept yourself, and it does wonders for your overall health and wellbeing. Love yourself, and then spread the love! Whether you think it’s a day that marks crowded restaurants and an READ MORE →