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Health Communication

PillPack Prevents Medication Errors with Smart Solution

By On June 17, 2016

Launched in 2014 as a start up, PillPack is a full-service pharmacy that personalizes medication management by organizing all of your pills into packs by time and date. … Read More

Health Communication

My Finished HealthCom Journey: Part Six

By On January 19, 2016

A little over a year ago I wrote about my unfinished health communications journey. Fast forward to today, and I’m thrilled to say that my health communications journey has finally finished.… Read More


Vitamin B12: Are You Getting Enough?

By On October 9, 2015

Vitamin B12 is required for the proper function and development of the brain, nerves, blood cells, and many other parts of the body. It can be found in foods such as meat,… Read More

Health Care Advertising

The “Internet of Things” Isn’t End-All in Health

By On September 24, 2015

Mobile ad spend is going to overtake newspapers in 2016 and TV advertising will finally be outdone by Internet advertising in 2018. … Read More

Lyme Disease

Where is the Lyme Aid? And Other Lessons Learned in My Fight against Lyme Disease

By On September 10, 2015

Lyme disease is one of the most controversial and under-funded diseases in this country. … Read More


Researchers Look to Understand Specific LGBTQ Health Needs in New Study

By On September 4, 2015

Led by Juno Obedin-Maliver, MD, MPH and Mitchell R. Lunn, MD, the PRIDE Study is the first large-scale, long-term health study of people who identify as LGBTQ or another sexual or gender… Read More

Health Care Marketing

Accessible Web Design Doesn’t Mean Boring

By On August 20, 2015

Websites that are well thought out and designed are crucial for the way your information is presented and the success of the message.… Read More


Many Health Conditions Linked to Chronic Dehydration

By On July 24, 2015

Year round, studies have found that 75% of people living in the United States are failing to meet their recommended hydration needs.… Read More


Social Causes: How to Best Join the Conversation

By On July 16, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage late last month, marking a significant change to a law that many fought against for decades. … Read More

Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID)

What Is New Eating Disorder Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID)?

By On June 26, 2015

A new category of eating disorder, known as avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder (ARFID), emerged in May of 2013 in The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition.… Read More