Health News of the Day

Health News of the Day is a daily summary made from the selected links I post on Twitter. It is in bullet-point format with links to the original sources which include 350 RSS feeds that produce about 2,500 items per day:

Have a Medical Question? Text a Group of Doctors - NYTimes - Doctors earn $10 per answered question at --  "Some doctors have used Twitter to ask questions about a perplexing case & get responses from doctors they do not know". UnitedHealth offers 10-minute, one-on-one doctor visits over video chat for $45

After inventing a new disease, Wii-itis, the NEJM continues its fascination with Wii Video Game Injuries

Americans are less healthy than 10 years ago, shows national survey - BMJ

FDA approves Auxilium injections for Dupuytren's disease, currently the most common treatment is surgery

A Moroccan 'dentist' displays his instruments at the Djemaa el Fna market in Marrakesh   

Medical news tweets are not research articles - they are 140-character messages - please always go to the original source, links, etc. Tweets and links do not represent endorsement, approval or support. Image source:, public domain.

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