Is it Possible to Debunk Pandemic Misinformation?

Is it possible to debunk pandemic misinformation

Misinformation about the pandemic is rampant. The internet has become a great source of health misinformation. Misinformation can spread like wildfire. There’s information overload and people are having a difficult time separating fact from fiction. Is it possible to learn to debunk pandemic misinformation? Gary Schwitzer, Publisher at HealthNewsReview.org and Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, believes it’s possible to learn to debunk pandemic misinformation. He helps journalists and consumers understand…

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Meet Our Health and Medical Contributors

Health and Medical Contributors for Healthin30.com

Our Health and Medical Contributors Our health and medical contributors are thought-leaders in their fields. They are are enthusiastic professionals with a passion for health education. Sudeb Dalai, MD, PhD Dr. Sudeb Dalai, MD PhD, is a Stanford and MIT-trained Infectious Disease Physician, Virologist, and Epidemiologist at Stanford University School of Medicine and Palo Alto Medical Foundation. Currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at Stanford, he has trained physicians/students, instructed courses, and conducted virology research in the Division…

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Welcome to the New Healthin30.com Website

Welcome Welcome to the relaunch of Healthin30.com. Healthin30.com is a health and wellness educational website that delivers trusted & simple information. We’ll help you live smarter, healthier and better. Health + Wellness + Science Healthin30.com is the intersection of health + wellness + science. We’re here to help you learn new things, take action and reexamine the basics. If you’re health conscious, a go-getter, ambitious, and willing to take action for better health—Health in 30®…

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Health and Wellness: Finalists Named in Sharecare Awards

by Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA Sharecare Inc. the digital health company, founded by Jeff Arnold, helps people manage all their health in one place. Sharecare launched the Sharecare Awards[*] — a competition to inspire and honor the creators of health and wellness broadcast and digital media programming that demonstrate “sharing care.” Sharecare partnered with The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, New York Chapter (the producer of the Emmy®Awards), to host the inaugural…

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Healthy Design Tips for Better Sleep

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA The topic of sleep seems to be everywhere now. It’s a popular topic and it’s getting a lot of attention. Lack of sleep is a public health problem. The proper amount of sleep is essential to good health. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 1 in 3 adults don’t get enough sleep. Lack of sleep can wreak havoc on your health, and according to the National Institutes…

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