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Other Customers and Their Thoughts

Morgan Gleason

Sharing a blog that I have been following for quite some time.  She is right on and I appreciate her perseverance.  Doctors, who don’t listen to her, should not be in patient care (or like I like to say, customer care).   74 more words

Customer Experience

The Healthy Buzz: Chronic Disease, Patient-Centered Care, and... Startups?

It is no question that the United States’ cash-strapped healthcare system is under increasing pressure to meet the needs of its diverse population. One major health system challenge is managing the rising rates of chronic, preventable illnesses such as obesity, diabetes, and heart disease. 931 more words

The Healthy Buzz

Outpatient vs Inpatient

When I was accepted to the internship at Sea Mar I immediately celebrated.  Slowly the logistics of this arrangement set-in and I thought, “If I’m working 40 hrs a week for free, how am I going to afford rent, food, transportation… Everything?”  (If you’re curious about the answer to this question, I answer it in the post: … 448 more words

RD Internship

Staying Connected After The Clinical Trial

Each year, thousands of people participate in clinical trials. Much of our recent focus has been on patients enrolling into trials, and what happens once they’re in. 1,470 more words

Advancing Trials Through Technology

Quick Guide to Functional Medicine


 We have heard the term, “functional medicine.”  But, what exactly does it mean and is it real?

According to the Institute of Functional Medicine, 751 more words

Functional Medicine - One Goal

About those twins. Making our parameters patient centered.

IVF has a well known “unintended side effect”, the risk of twin pregnancies. It has been shown again and again that transferring two embryos (DET) yield… 958 more words


Glossary: an anatomy of key memes, phrases, canards, shibboleths and obsessions in the Wall Street Journal and other GOTP language factories, Dec. 29, 2014-Jan 6, 2015

note: GOTP=Grand Old Tea Party

adherence to the rule of law: like “Constitutional originalism” or “American exceptionalism,” this is a GOTP appeal to so-called natural law.  416 more words