Tag Archives: AtHome

Lawmakers Question Start-Ups on At-Home Kits for Coronavirus Testing

Lawmakers Question Start-Ups on At-Home Kits for Coronavirus Testing

Three companies that rushed to market unauthorized kits for at-home coronavirus testing face new questions from lawmakers in Washington. On Wednesday, two Democratic House members, Raja Krishnamoorthi of Illinois and Katie Porter of California, sent letters to the chief executives of Carbon Health, Everlywell and Nurx, asking them to explain …

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These new Hollywood movies are hitting streaming services early for safe at-home viewing (Update: Amazon)

These new Hollywood movies are hitting streaming services early for safe at-home viewing (Updated)

Following what was reported to be the worst weekend of the last 20 years for the US domestic film business, NBCUniversal/Comcast has decided to (finally) make movies available for rental the day of their theatrical release. This new policy debuts with the upcoming DreamWorks Animation film Trolls World Tour on …

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These new Hollywood movies are hitting streaming services early for safe at-home viewing (Updated)

These new Hollywood movies are hitting streaming services early for safe at-home viewing (Updated)

Following what was reported to be the worst weekend of the last 20 years for the US domestic film business, NBCUniversal/Comcast has decided to (finally) make movies available for rental the day of their theatrical release. This new policy debuts with the upcoming DreamWorks Animation film Trolls World Tour on …

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Is At-Home Stool Test a Viable Alternative to Colonoscopy?

News Picture: More U.S. Men Holding Off on Prostate Cancer Surgery

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 25, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Simple at-home stool tests are a reliable way to screen for colon cancer — and a good alternative to invasive colonoscopies, a new research review confirms. The analysis, of 31 studies, looked at the effectiveness of the fecal immunochemical …

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No Proof At-Home ‘Cranial Stimulation’ Eases Depression

News Picture: No Proof At-Home

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Devices that send electrical pulses to the brain — in the comfort of your own home — are a treatment option for depression and certain other conditions. But a new research review finds little evidence they work. The therapy …

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