Watchlist: 11 Healthcare Product Startups Selling Direct-To-Consumer

The trend pioneered by Dollar Shave Club and Warby Parker is now coming to healthcare. By CB Insights While some of these companies still require a physician to perform a screening before purchase, many use telemedicine screening such as filling out a form, taking pictures, etc. to get the proper prescriptions and clearance. Others work with local providers who conduct the consultation, or don’t require a physician … Continue reading Watchlist: 11 Healthcare Product Startups Selling Direct-To-Consumer

ONE Year AGO … Mentoring Millennials for Future Leadership -Physician Leadership

By James S. Hernandez, MD, MS, FCAP; Kenneth G. Poole Jr., MD, MBA; and Thomas E. Grys, PhD, D(ABMM) May 14, 2018 If health care leaders are to build a resilient system and leave a legacy, mentorship of millennials should be a top priority. Mentorship also provides a benefit to older physicians. ABSTRACT: Millennials will comprise the majority of the U.S. workforce by 2025. If … Continue reading ONE Year AGO … Mentoring Millennials for Future Leadership -Physician Leadership

New RESEARCH | Proportion of Cancers Associated with Excess Body Weight Varies Considerably by State

Dec 27, 2018 | Source; American Cancer Society, Inc. Cancers related to body weight twice as predominant in women than in men. A new study looking at the share of cancers related to obesity finds an at least 1.5-fold difference between states with the highest and lowest proportions. The proportion of cancer cases that could be attributable to excess body weight ranged from a high … Continue reading New RESEARCH | Proportion of Cancers Associated with Excess Body Weight Varies Considerably by State

Physicians for Informed Consent doctors and scientists sound alarm as legislators consider banning physicians from making personalized vaccine recommendations in California.

Watch New Video Below from PIC … NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (PRWEB) May 03, 2019 | Press Release Physicians for Informed Consent (PIC), an organization of doctors and scientists who encourage using statistics to safeguard public health, recently flew in doctors from across California to educate members of the Senate Committee on Health about the risks of measles vs. the risks of the measles, mumps, and … Continue reading Physicians for Informed Consent doctors and scientists sound alarm as legislators consider banning physicians from making personalized vaccine recommendations in California.