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What did Towers Watson Do, and When Did They Do It?

On April 1, my colleague, Al Lewis, wrote a brilliant retraction of all his criticism of the modern wellness industry, joining Harvard Professor Kate Baicker in the recantation Hall of Fame. 676 more words

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Vik Khanna reblogged this on Khanna On Health Blog and commented:

My and Al Lewis's post about Towers Watson is now live. This post was initially password protected because, after drafting, it was sent to Peter Bresler (with the password), so that he could read it before it went live and comment as necessary. He did not respond to the message with the post link and password, just as he ignored my other two messages, as detailed in the post.

7 Habits of Highly Emotionally Intelligent People | Fast Company | Business + Innovation

Thoughtful essay. Made me think about my own traits, as well as those of both good and terrible bosses I’ve worked for. Many more of the latter out there than the former. 10 more words

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What did Towers Watson Do, and When Did They Do It?

On April 1, my colleague, Al Lewis, wrote a brilliant retraction of all his criticism of the modern wellness industry, joining Harvard Professor Kate Baicker in the recantation Hall of Fame. 676 more words

Population Health

"What the Patterns Tell Us" Socioeconomic Status and Health

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson began his quest for a more just and honorable America with the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, passed the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and the Fair Housing Act of 1968.  920 more words

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POPULATION HEALTH: Academic medical center's role?

Ways in which academic medical centers (AMCs) can incorporate population health concepts into their more traditional mission are explored by the Chair of the Department of Population Health at… 147 more words

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Whole Health Source: Calorie Intake and the US Obesity Epidemic

Why are we the fattest culture in the history of Western civilization? Because, duh, we eat more than we should, of everything, as neurobiologist Stephan Guyenet shows in this excellent blog post. 251 more words

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The Qualities Employers Most Desire in Employees (Infographic) | Entrepreneur.com

Beautiful infographic about the qualities that employers want today. It may not have been a scientific study, but look at the results and they make sense. 200 more words

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