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August 22, 2016

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Women’s Health: Expanding and Connecting with the Market

Having recently become a mother, I’ve started to pay much closer attention to my own health and that of my family. Until I became pregnant, I never really thought about the effect of gender on health. If you google “women’s...

October 22, 2015

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A View on Digital and Social Media in Health Care

Join us on Twitter at #digitalHx.   Giving Kids with Autism Superpowers Through Google Glass The second phase of a study through the Stanford School of Medicine, called the Autism Glass Project, launched on October 19th. The goal of this...

October 8, 2015

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A View on Digital and Social Media in Health Care

Join us on Twitter at #digitalHx.   Facebook Partners with French Satellite Company to Bring Free Internet to Smart Phone Users in Sub-Saharan Africa Free Basics by Facebook will provide free services (such as allowing users to browse selected health,...

August 28, 2015

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Tech Companies Bring Disruptive Thinking to Health Care

Google is no stranger to making headlines, but the recent reshuffle to a holding company model – under the Alphabet umbrella – and spinoff of the Life Sciences Unit has no doubt piqued the attention of the health care industry....

July 10, 2015

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Is The Top Creativity Competing at Lions Health?

Are healthcare creativity awards second-class citizens to other creativity awards? This question was a big debate at last year’s inaugural Lions Health awards in Cannes. Despite the segmentation of creativity Lions is known for—there are awards for digital, film, creative...

June 2, 2015

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Engaging the Worried Well: Seven Brands That Are Succeeding With Millennials

What do millennial adults want from healthcare? Research from GSW, Allidura and Harris Poll reveals their changing expectations – and the brands already meeting them. Millennials want health and wellness brands to mirror the millennial mindset and fit into their...

May 5, 2015

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Transforming Healthcare: Battle of the Big Ideas

How can the U.S. healthcare system serve patients more effectively? This question was on everyone’s mind at the MM&M “Transforming Healthcare” conference in New York in April.  At the session I co-chaired, titled “Battle of the Big Ideas,” the solutions...

April 30, 2015

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Beltway Buzz: April 2015

Last weekend, DC had its own star-studded event: The White House Correspondents’ Dinner. Check out Obama’s speech for some nerdy political humor. 400 Pages Of Fun: House Energy and Commerce Committee leaders have reached a deal on the 21st Century...

February 18, 2015

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Beltway Buzz: January 2015

Election Countdown Is On: Get pumped. There are officially 19 days until we pull the ballot levers and 30 days until Nov.15, which marks the first day of open enrollment for 2015 insurance coverage. Talk About Overachievers: After an exhaustive...

February 18, 2015

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Being Thankful for Health Year-round

With the New Year upon us, have you considered ditching resolutions and committing to a gratitude practice instead? Most folks use the recent holiday season, Thanksgiving in particular, to reflect on what we are thankful for – but what if...