Blinken says China’s strategy is around a rules-based order, not a ‘new cold war’

Blinken describes China as the most dangerous challenge to world order In response, China says both would benefit from cooperation On Thursday, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, in a long-awaited speech on US strategy to counter China’s rise, said the US would not prevent China from developing its economy, but wanted it to abide … Read more

China’s pig farmers are moving to high-tech in pushing for self-sufficiency

The world’s largest pork producer depends on foreign breeds Some companies are already working on improving pig performance independently High cost and inexperience make improvements difficult CHIFENG, China (Reuters) – Tiny ear tissue fragments cut from hours-old pigs provide valuable clues to the team at Best Genetics Group (BGG) as it strives to improve genetics … Read more

The newest frontier in telehealth: emergency medicine

Telehealth has been a prominent buzzword in the past few years. With the advent of Covid-19 and the newfound respect for telehealth services, telehealth/telemedicine has been a huge focus for healthcare organizations and clinicians alike. US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Provides a broad definition: “Telehealth—sometimes called telemedicine—allows your doctor to provide care … Read more

Leveraging Electronic Health Care Records to Improve Public Policy

Jodi Faulkner, 78, founder/CEO of Epic Systems, the leading electronic registry for cloud-based healthcare … [+] (electronic health records). Epic systems How many people who have been fully vaccinated are still infected with COVID-19? How has the 2020 spike in firearm injuries affected minorities? What is the impact of the pandemic on hospitalizations of adolescents … Read more