A lot of research has shown a strong link between education and overall health. A study done by Ross & Wu shows that those who have obtained higher levels of education are more likely to have better health throughout life. Those who obtain higher education......

The Ontario government has identified that understanding and being able to identify who high-cost users (HCUs) are would help inform policy making and better management of healthcare resource utilization. A study by Rais et al. found that HCUs in Ontario (1.5% of the Ontario population),......

Emerging information technologies are changing the healthcare landscape. Some of these trends include: big data analysis, cloud computing in healthcare, and health sensing technologies (Chen et. al., 2015). Health sensing devices have given the consumer the power to track their own physical, mental and physiological......

Improving the social determinants of health of communities is important as it will not only contribute towards improving population health but will also reduce health disparities. Although there has been a lot of effort contributed towards narrowing the gap in health for disadvantaged populations, much......