Agfa Health care establishes a healthcare technology institute in Canada Agfa HealthCare.

Kevin Tuer, Controlling Director, Canadian Digital Media Network. ‘That is why helping to create the Agfa HealthCare Institute is indeed vital that you us – not just so we can keep up with, but so we can surpass the rest of the world in how we use digital mass media to advance patient care in Canada.’Â SOURCE Agfa HealthCare.. Agfa Health care establishes a healthcare technology institute in Canada Agfa HealthCare, a respected provider of IT-enabled clinical workflow and diagnostic imaging solutions, today introduced the Agfa HealthCare Institute – a new initiative leveraging collaborative partnerships with world-class vendors, academic institutions, health care and government providers throughout North America to greatly help facilitate advancement in the health care technology space.He stated, ‘The doubling in the rate of obesity in the U.S. Between 1980 and 2000 was followed a decade later by a dramatic increase in the price of type 2 diabetes.’ Now it would appear that the stabilization in the obesity rate in the United States that has occurred since 2000 could be associated with a leveling away in the prevalence of diabetes, beginning in about 2010, he said. Adjustments in cultural attitudes toward obesity, changes in food policy, implementation of ways to identify people at risk for type 2 diabetes and support for behavioral transformation may be beginning to have an effect on the twin epidemics of obesity and type 2 diabetes, Herman suggested.