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  • Yale School of Medicine Launches Cloud-Based Personal Health Data Platform Details

    - Yale has announced the development of Hugo, which will enable patients to access their electronic health records (EHRs) and synchronize their health data with a research database.

  • Your Mobile Device and Health Information Privacy and Security Details

    - This website outlines the steps providers and professionals must take to safeguard patient information when working on mobile devices.

  • Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System Details

    - Monitors priority health-risk behaviors and the prevalence of obesity and asthma among youth and young adults. The YRBSS includes a national school-based survey conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state, territorial, tribal, and local surveys conducted by state, territorial, and local education and health agencies and tribal governments.

  • Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) Details

    - The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) monitors health-risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death and disability among youth and adults, including behaviors that contribute to unintentional injuries and violence, tobacco use, alcohol and other drug use, unhealthy dietary behaviors, and physical activity.