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Blood Pressure Changes in Midlife May Affect Brain Health

High blood pressure is known as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, stroke and kidney disease, among other health conditions. But new findings published in The Lancet Neurology suggest an association between blood pressure changes in a person’s 30s and 40s and brain changes later in life, reports Medical News Today. For the study, researchers… Read More »

Successful OpenNotes Implementations Require Portal Changes, More Communication

[unable to retrieve full-text content] David Raths, Contributing Editor In just a few years the OpenNotes movement has spread to dozens of health systems. Yet at many healthcare organizations, the percentage of portal users reading clinical notes is still quite low. Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology