Tag Archives: Health

Consumer Technology Association publishes new health data privacy guidelines

Companies that handle consumer health and wellness data have a new set of industry-developed privacy guidelines with which to consult. WHY IT MATTERSThe voluntary guidelines, drafted by members of the Consumer Technology Association, are meant as a baseline framework to help promote consumer trust in tech companies that handle personal health and wellness data. The… Read More »

What should people avoid inhaling during mysterious lung disease outbreak? Health officials disagree

Health officials are warning consumers about a mysterious lung disease that has sickened hundreds and killed at least three people. What to avoid? That’s where they disagree. Federal health officials are reviewing 450 possible cases linked to vaping across 33 states and one territory. At least three people have died from the illness. It’s too… Read More »