Author archive for Reed Tuckson, M.D.

  • NIH’s Wellness Toolkits to Improve Your Well-Being!

    The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has a great article titled, “Your Healthiest Self: Wellness Toolkits”, which shares various toolkits to improve your well-being in various areas of your life.  The five areas focused on are: Your Surroundings Your Feelings Your Body Your Relationships Your Disease Defense As noted on their website: “Each person’s “healthiest self” is different. We have […]
  • I Look Forward to Seeing You at ATA 2019 in New Orleans!

    I  look forward to seeing you and our colleagues at ATA 2019 on April 14-16, 2019, in New Orleans! As shared on the ATA’s website: We are on the brink of massive changes in the delivery of health care services. An unprecedented wave of new modalities, applications, and technologies are being unleashed into the marketplace that will redefine the consumer […]
  • HHS Provides Online Resources via the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to Help Monitor Your Health!

    The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services has provided an online resource for health screenings so that individuals can monitor their health. Access to various tests, provided by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), will help you to obtain a checklist to take with you on your next visit to your healthcare professional. Below are the health […]
  • SOPHE’s New e-Book: “Underserved Populations: Advancing Health, Engaging and Developing (UPAHEAD) Research Handbook”

    I’m happy to share a new e-book with you titled “Underserved Populations: Advancing Health, Engaging and Developing (UPAHEAD) Research Handbook“, published by the Society for Public Health Education, Inc. (SOPHE), in collaboration with the University of Texas Health, San Antonio and its community partners. This handbook includes valuable links and tips, and offers constructive guidance on best practices to establish […]
  • My Podcast Series on Mindfulness and Spirituality Has Launched!

    My new podcast series, “Dr. Reed Decided to Live 120 Years” has just gone live and I want to share it with all of you! This series is based on the book, “I’ve Decided to Live 120 Years: The Ancient Secret to Longevity, Vitality, and Life Transformation” authored by Ilchi Lee, a dedicated advocate for a peaceful, sustainable world, a […]
  • Please Attend the Alliance for Health Policy’s Congressional Briefing – Aging in America on December 7th!

    You are invited to attend the Alliance for Health Policy’s Congressional Briefing – Aging in America, which is part of their 2018 Opportunities for Progress Signature Series. The Briefing will be held on Friday, December 7th, at the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, DC. As shared on their website: “We are excited to announce that Lance Robertson, MPA, administrator […]
  • AHRQ’s Tools and Resources to Partner Patients, Families and Heath Professionals for Informed Health Decisions!

    The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is the lead Federal agency charged with improving the safety and quality of America’s health care system. AHRQ develops the knowledge, tools, and data needed to improve the health care system and help Americans, health care professionals, and policymakers make informed health decisions. To promote stronger engagement, AHRQ offers tools and research […]
  • Take a Look at the Newly Redesigned Website for the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics!

    I am excited to share with you, the newly redesigned website for the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics. The focused objectives of the new website include the improved aesthetics, enhanced understanding of the Berman Institute’s mission and bioethics in general, and increased the visibility of their programs. As a member of the Advisory Board for the Berman Institute, I […]
  • I Just Got My Flu Shot and So Should Almost All of You … Here’s Why!

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is reminding people about the importance of getting a flu shot and they “recommend a yearly flu vaccine as the first and most important step in protecting against influenza and its potentially serious complications.” According to an article titled, Key Facts About Seasonal Flu Vaccine: “Influenza is a potentially serious disease that […]
  • I Hope You Enjoy My Recent Podcast on Wellness and Spirituality with Brandon Beachum of Positive Head!

    I’d like to share a recent podcast interview titled, “Pal-Wow with longevity ambassador Dr. Reed Tuckson”, conducted by Brandon Beachum of The Positive Head Podcast, whose aim is to aid and inspire the human collective to lead a more balanced and positive lifestyle. Please listen to the podcast, which is centered around the publication “I’ve Decided to Live 120 Years” by […]