State struggles to attract doctors

Delaware exports pharmaceuticals, chemicals, and vacuum-sealed packages of chicken. But when it comes to doctors, the state is an importer by necessity. Along with large rural states such as Idaho, Wyoming, Montana and Alaska, Delaware does not have a medical school within its borders. This can make recruiting and retaining physicians a challenge. Nearly 40…

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Christiana Care named one of nation’s Most Wired Hospitals

NEWARK, Del. —  Christiana Care Health System has again been selected as one of the Most Wired Hospitals in the United States by the American Hospital Association, a reflection of the health system’s success at using technology to advance its strategic goals. Christiana Care was one of only about 425 health systems selected as a…

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Woman sues over injury at Punkin Chunkin

A woman who suffered permanent injuries at last year’s Punkin Chunkin event filed a federal lawsuit against organizers, according to Delaware Law Weekly. Suzanne Dakessian, who was covering the festivities for Discovery Science Channel, was struck by a metal trapdoor thrown into the air by one of the custom air guns built for the event.…

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Weekend Events in Wilmington & The Brandywine Valley – August 18 – 20, 2017

Summer's almost over and it's time to #VisitWilm and soak up the last of the season's offerings! It's going to be a great weekend in Wilmington, Delaware and the Brandywine Valley! Here are our picks

5Q: Angela Kaiser of Delaware Health Information Network

Predictive analytics is becoming a mainstream term in the regular business arena. As it applies to health care, could you flesh out the meaning? Predictive analytics is an advanced analytics combining data mining, statistics, artificial intelligence, algorithms and modeling. Essentially, it’s the use of historical and current data to make predictions about the future. In…

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Breakdown of new health apps

It’s little wonder that health care costs have taken center stage from the hospital to the White House. Consider the numbers. According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the National Health Expenditure grew to $3.2 trillion in 2015, accounting for 17.8 percent of the gross domestic product. That’s why transformative medicine, by way…

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Brandywine Festival of the Arts Returns September 9-10 to Wilmington’s Brandywine Park

Nearly 200 artists and crafters will display works in a variety of mediums September 9-10 at the 56th Brandywine Festival of the Arts, in the Josephine Gardens of Wilmington’s Brandywine Park.

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HOW TO STAY COOL AS A CUCUMBER AND BEAT THE SUMMER HEAT!

As temperatures soar and thousands are on vacation-mode, here are the best tips for AC use to keep cool in the heat this summer: Do not turn the system off during the day. The system will work harder and longer to recover not only the air temp but humidity levels.   Ideal use of energy […]

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Weekend Events in Wilmington & The Brandywine Valley – April 21 – 23, 2017

Spring is here! Get ready for a weekend of fun in Wilmington, Delaware & the Brandywine Valley! Here are our picks for your weekend itinerary – and don’t forget to share your travel pictures using

Avoid ‘toxic’ food environment to get fit, lose weight

Nutrition experts call our food environment “toxic” because cues to eat heaps of unhealthy foods are everywhere.
      
 
 

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