RadioMD: Health News

RadioMD Health News

August 4, 20161 min
RadioMD News... I'm John Byrd.A huge data breach at one of the nation's biggest health-care systems has lead to the biggest ever monetary settlement. Breaches that compromised the electronic data of 4 million patients will cost Advocate Health Care Network more than $5 1/2 million dollars.In another key step towards a vaccine against the Zika virus, scientists report 3 different experimental vaccines were found to be safe and effective in monkeys. Experts say this is an important step in developing a vaccine against the mosquito-borne virus. Human testing should begin soon.And... want to feel good about yourself and protect your mental health? Stay away from dating apps like Tinder, say researchers. People who use such apps had lower self-esteem and lower body satisfaction than non-users in a new study. Unattainable ideals and focus solely on physical appearance can bring on depression. Interestingly, male users reported the lowest overall self-esteem of any group. Living in the surreal online world isn't good

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