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Partnering with TED-Ed on the animated short-film, “What is depression?” has allowed this once stigmatized and daunting concept to be better understood.
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Exercise before breakfast when there are low levels of insulin & blood sugar and facilitated mobilization is better for your weight.
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Physician and neuroscientist, Kyra Bobinet, has written a wonderful book, Well Designed Life, that provides a roadmap for using design thinking to get the life you really want to live.
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Diane Evans says what we really need is meaningful use of all types of online communication involving patient health records.health records.
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Clinical studies have shown that every patient population can benefit when mobile mental health meets telepsychiatry services.
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We providers know better than anyone the true lack of meaningful “Patient Engagement” in today’s society.
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Physician leaders are one of the keys to improved health, affordability & system transformation as healthcare shifts from FFS to value-based payments.
Al Lewis on Jeopardy!

Al Lewis' new company, Quizzify, aims to improve employees health literacy via fun, but educational Q&As that can be tied to rewards to keep them engaged.
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Breastfeeding and human milk ensure the optimal development of infants.
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Ever wondered what the brain of a serial killer is like - this infographic sums it up.
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A CNN investigation asserts that Gov Rick Scott’s administration scuttled hospital quality standards after two Republican political groups received large contributions from Tenet.
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Although care driven by healthcare analytics can be beneficial, our IT infrastructure, EHRs in particular, are not fully ready to support this transition