Post Tagged with: "exercise"

Nicholas Gammell, Co-Founder of Gain Fitness

GAIN Fitness Puts a Personal Trainer in Your Pocket

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June 30, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, Exercise & fitness, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber, SV Health 2.0:

Gain Fitness’ motto is “You Deserve a Personal Trainer” and they have set out to make it easy for you to get one.

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Dr. Jaan Sidorov, host of Disease Management Care Blog

Perspectives on Exercise for Elders

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June 8, 2014

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Aging, anti-aging & longevity:

“Lest anyone believe that this single piece of evidence will prompt the U.S. health care system to cover preventive exercise classes for the elderly: it won’t. Medicare’s definition of “medically necessary” is too full of loopholes (“condition,” “accepted standards” and “coverage decisions”) and is being held hostage by Medicare’s vast and hidebound bureaucracy.”

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Pat Salber, MD, MBA, CEO of Health Tech Hatch & Host of The Doctor Weighs In

A Cardiologist Entrepreneur Rev’s Up MD Revolution

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February 5, 2014

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CES14, Technology in healthcare, Videos&Vlogs:

by Patricia Salber I had a chance to chat with Samir Damani, MD, PharmD, FACC at CES 2014 (is that enough letters for you?). Samir… Read More ›

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Managing Risk and Modifying Lifestyle: The Role of Mobile Applications (Can an App a Day Keep the Doctor Away?)

Managing Risk and Modifying Lifestyle: The Role of Mobile Applications (Can an App a Day Keep the Doctor Away?)

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January 23, 2014

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Mobile applications have the potential to revolutionize preventative care. As we continue to work to engage our patients and motivate them take individual responsibility for their health status, we must take advantage of emerging technologies.

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Move It! Start a Daily Exercise Routine to Secure Longevity

Move It! Start a Daily Exercise Routine to Secure Longevity

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December 22, 2013

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Aging, anti-aging & longevity, Clinical Conditions:

Know what science says about everyday exercise? Get some! In some way or another, engaging in at least 20 to 30 minutes of exercise, five plus days a week can help beat inflammation, keep you limber into old age and keep your mind smiling. From how we exercise to how we get motivated, our tips will get you moving now!

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1 in 3 people is interested in doing mobile health, but they skew younger

1 in 3 people is interested in doing mobile health, but they skew younger

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June 27, 2013

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Technology in healthcare:

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First Posted at Health Populi on 6/19/2013 The headline for the HarrisInteractive/HealthDay mobile health (mHealth) survey reads, “Lots of Americans Want Health Care… Read More ›

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Making STEM education tasty

Making STEM education tasty

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June 4, 2013

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Family and kids, Food and nutrition, Health care & health policy, Medicine: wellness & disease, People in healthcare, Psychology & behavior, Wellness:

By Christine Kraft MS First Posted on her blog on 5/31/2013 STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) is being promoted as the cure for… Read More ›

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The health and wellness gap between insured and uninsured people

The health and wellness gap between insured and uninsured people

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May 25, 2013

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Change Management, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Payment, People in healthcare, RESEARCH:

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First Posted at Health Populi on 5/24/2013 If you have health insurance, chances are you take several actions to bolster your health… Read More ›

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The health/wealth disconnect in America

The health/wealth disconnect in America

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May 15, 2013

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Aging, anti-aging & longevity, Change Management, Health care & health policy, Payment, People in healthcare, POLICY, RESEARCH:

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First Posted at Health Populi on 5/15/2013 Two in 3 Americans are uncomfortable with their financial situation. And most are totally oblivious… Read More ›

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The Downside of Living in a Healthy Community

The Downside of Living in a Healthy Community

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May 12, 2013

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Exercise & fitness, Food and nutrition, Health care & health policy, Salber:

By Patricia Salber I live in Marin County, arguably one of the most health conscious (self conscious?) places on Earth (or at least in California). … Read More ›

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A physical activity shortage: Let’s Move!

A physical activity shortage: Let’s Move!

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May 6, 2013

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Exercise & fitness, Medicine: wellness & disease, People in healthcare, POLICY, Social Media, Technology in healthcare, Wireless Health:

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First Posted at Health Populi on 5/6/2013 Only 1 in 5 Americans got the minimum recommended amount of physical activity in 2011, based… Read More ›

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A Fitbit Failure Day

A Fitbit Failure Day

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April 29, 2013

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Exercise & fitness, Food and nutrition, Wellness:

by Patricia Salber I am a Fitbit fan, but I somehow I quit wearing my old one about 5 months ago.  At TEDMED, a couple… Read More ›

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Improving Patient Outcomes Through Prevention: Fitness and the Physician

Improving Patient Outcomes Through Prevention: Fitness and the Physician

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April 8, 2013

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Exercise & fitness, Food and nutrition, Health care professionals, Medicine: wellness & disease, People in healthcare, Physician leadership, Physician wellness, Psychology & behavior:

By Dr. Kevin Campbell First Posted on his blog on 4/8/2013 As physicians, we are all held to a high standard.  It is our responsibility… Read More ›

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An American Nanny State? Most Americans support government tactics addressing lifestyle impacts on chronic disease

An American Nanny State? Most Americans support government tactics addressing lifestyle impacts on chronic disease

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March 23, 2013

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Change Management, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Medicine: wellness & disease, People in healthcare, POLICY, Social Media:

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First Posted at Health Populi on 3/20/2013 Most people like government policies targeting reducing tobacco use, requiring food manufacturers and restaurants to… Read More ›

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Breast cancer radiation linked to heart disease risk?

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March 15, 2013

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Aging, anti-aging & longevity, Cancer, Cardiovascular, Exercise & fitness, Food and nutrition, Medicine: wellness & disease, Obesity & weight loss, RESEARCH:

By Bryan Beck First Posted at Fox News on 3/14/2013 Our own Dr. Kevin Campbell made an appearance on Fox News yesterday. He talked about… Read More ›

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