Studies show that by the second week of February, 80% of people have already given up on their New Year’s resolutions. Bob Raleigh, founder of PathSight Predictive Science and author of “The Search for Why: A Revolutionary New Model for Understanding Others, Improving Communication, and Healing Division” (Simon & Schuster’s Tiller Press; Jan 19. 2021) explains how we can use a new scientific model, that classifies people into 5 unique Individual Behavioral Patterns and how this model can help to fulfill future goals and become more successful in life.
Nancy Duitch, CEO of The Sera Labs, and Chief Strategic Officer of CURE Pharmaceutical discusses Sera Labs’ wellness, beauty and CBD products, what makes them unique, and partnering with Nicole Kidman as a strategic partner. She also talks about Sera Labs’ newest product line, Nutri-Strips which deliver supplements and vitamins on an oral thin film for on-the-go, easy consumption.
Dr. Susan Bailey, President of the American Medical Association, discusses her involvement in the Ad Council’s latest COVID Vaccination video resource for healthcare professionals, the important role providers can play in inspiring a better understanding and confidence, and key questions to be prepared for. The video, developed by the Ad Council and the COVID Collaborative, supported by 18 leading health organizations, features a Q&A video series from Dr. Anthony Fauci.
Robert Davidson, CEO of CURE Pharmaceutical, a drug delivery and development company discusses their delivery platform called CUREform™, which includes their signature oral film called CUREfilm® and how they were able to figure out RX dosage on thin films. This is a major gain for those who have problems taking traditional pills….especially in a hospital setting. He also talks about the recent Investigational New Drug (IND) approval by the FDA for their ED drug CUREfilmBlue™ and what’s next in the pipeline.
Patients are delaying their health needs due to COVID-19. Dr. Jamie Rutland, Board-Certified Pulmonary and Critical Care Physician, discusses “My Health Can’t Wait” an educational effort and resource hub launched by Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies that provide patients and healthcare providers with tools to help them engage in meaningful conversations about prioritizing needed care, and offers tools such as patient outreach templates, surgery discussion checklists, and telehealth resources.
Dr. Michael Blackman, Chief Medical Officer at Greenway Health, a leading health information technology services provider, discusses navigating healthcare in 2021, how Greenway will further support its ambulatory care clients in the new year, major changes/updates regarding the 2021 Physician Fee Schedule, the role of interoperability in COVID-19 vaccine distribution, and more.
Returned guest, Dr. Richard Levitan, an airway specialist who has practiced emergency medicine for over 30 years, and co-founder and executive director of Prone2Help, a national 501c3 non-profit organization, discusses pulse oximetry and how it can help in the early diagnosis of COVID-19 because some patients with COVID don’t experience respiratory distress even though their “xrays showed diffuse pneumonia and their oxygen was below normal.”
Dr. Eiman Shafa, MD, Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Minneapolis, MN discusses his experience with Medtronic’s navigated interbody, disc prep, and Midas Rex™ high-speed drills with the Mazor™ Robotic Guidance System. It allows surgeons to quickly visualize anatomy and spinal structures in relation to one another in 3D.
Judith Finlayson, bestselling author of “You Are What Your Grandparents Ate: What You Need to Know About Nutrition, Experience, Epigenetics & the Origins of Chronic Disease” discusses ways to slow down your epigenetic clock, how a Mediterranean Diet assists in reducing inflammation – in part, by positively influencing gene expression, mitigating predispositions toward chronic diseases, and teaching your children what to eat so that they are positively affecting their future children. She also talks about how the pandemic is affecting the way people are trying to take control of their health.
Barbara Marriage, Ph.D., R.D., nutrition science lead for pediatric nutrition at Abbott, discusses the immune system and how the right nutrition can go a long way to keeping us as healthy as possible. The scientists at Abbott have combined the advanced hydration of Pedialyte® with key nutrients to support the immune system in a convenient new powder product for both kids and adults called Pedialyte® with Immune Support.