Archive for April, 2014

  • Protect Yourself and Others from Norovirus

    I travel a great deal and talk to a lot of people and families who experience preventable intestinal problems. So, please take a minute to read the bulletin recently released by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services regarding the simple steps that all of us can take to protect ourselves and others from Norovirus. Relatedly, on the Centers for […]
  • The Alliance Blog: “Evaluating Your Primary Care Physician”

      I am looking forward to my upcoming visit to Madison, Wisconsin on May 6, 2014, to speak at The Alliance Annual Seminar! Please visit The Alliance Blog to read “Evaluating Your Primary Care Physician“, an excerpt published on their website from my book, “The Doctor in the Mirror”!    
  • Useful Graphic Just Released From HHS to Encourage Consumers to “Know Your Numbers”

    Some of you may find the graphic “Know Your Numbers, Keep a Healthy Heart” released by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services useful in your presentations or materials designed to enhance consumer activation in making personally appropriate health decisions.
  • And The Winners Are …

    I am very excited to announce and showcase the winning entries in our 1st Annual Healing Stories Creative Writing Contest. I encourage everyone to read their poems and short stories, and experience the learning laboratory in humanistic health that these young writers have shared. I hope through these creative writings, you find inspiration in sharing your own story with us. Students from six HBCUs […]
  • I’m Excited About Advancing Value Through Telehealth: Join Me at ATA 2014 – 19th Annual International Meeting & Trade Show

    As Program Chair for the ATA 2014 – 19th Annual International Meeting & Trade Show, I am excited to share with you some of the highlights at this year’s Annual Meeting. For 19 years, the ATA Annual Meeting has been the premier forum for educational updates, making purchasing decisions and establishing collegial relationships in telemedicine, telehealth and mHealth technology.  Our meeting provides […]
  • Spring Is Here … A New Season For Making Healthy Choices

    This is the time of year when many of us become aware of the few pounds we might have added on during the winter months!  Suddenly, we are alerted to our desire to lose the weight and change our eating habits. It seems that during Spring, all things are possible … so, let’s take advantage of this special time of […]