Monthly Archives: February 2015

All you wanted to know about Swine Flu (H1N1)

What is Swine Flu and how it is different from ordinary Flu? Swine flu is a respiratory disease and has some elements of a virus found in pigs. Swine flu has been confirmed in a number of countries and it is spreading from human to human, which could lead to what is referred to as […]

Don’t let the OCD cripple you

Thousands of people around the world suffer from OCD or Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, an anxiety disorder in which an individual suffers from unwanted repetitive thoughts and behaviors. While an individual may or may not actually suffer from the problem, experts are shocked that many people have started using the term casually. They say that it […]

Understanding the difference between EMR, EHR, and PHR

Many people use the terms electronic medical record (EMR), electronic health record (EHR) and personal health record (PHR) interchangeably. But arguably they mean very different things.  Unfortunately, the definition of these terms varies throughout the world and this creates confusion, both within and outside the e-health industry. The use of digital health records is accelerating […]