Archive for Participatory medicine

Jun
23

Time for a myth-busting Stetho-Snopes in healthcare?

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Stetho-Snopes

Put up a post today over on MightyCasey.com asking for a RAW DATA – NOW movement in scientific/medical research. Time for some sunlight, folks ….

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Apr
12

Health insurance access tipping point?

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spilling glass imageI’ve put up a lengthy op-ed on the Mighty Casey Media blog how employer-paid group health insurance in the US might undergo a break/fix.

Give it a read, and share your opinion.

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Mar
08

Snowflakes and bitch-slaps

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wego pharma imageAre flurrying over on the Mighty Casey blog. It’s a report on my experience at the ePharma Summit in New York this week. Click here, read it, and share your thoughts?

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Feb
28

I’ve prescribed a bitter pill for “Bitter Pill”

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Over on the Mighty Casey blog I’ve offered up 1,000+ words of advice to Steve Brill based on his Bitter Pill piece in TIME.

Head on over, give it a read, and share your thoughts – I really would love to know what you think!

 

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Feb
21

How much does it cost to get irretrievably pissed off?

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Nothing. It’s free. Just costs a little of your time.

First, a piece from the New York Times magazine on the science of making addictive foods.

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image credit: Grant Cornett | NY Times

Second, a post on the TIME Healthland blog about the insanity that is medical billing.

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Go ahead. Read, get angry, get engaged, DO SOMETHING.

Lather, rinse, repeat.

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