Tag Archives: Health

Why Pharma Needs to Lighten Up and Have a Sense of Humor

By DJ Edgerton (@wiltonbound) I think we can all agree that Tourettes syndrome (TS), which affects 3 out of every 1,000 children in the United States, is no laughing matter. But I gotta tell...
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Pixels & Pills’ Ultimate Guide to Online Communities

By Bob Mason (@BobMasonPalio) We've talked before about different types of online communities, from Twitter to virtual worlds. The term, "online community" can mean anything from the "big ones"...
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Back to Basics: Nursing

This new series on Pixels & Pills will focus on the importance of revisiting traditional ways of thinking. By DJ Edgerton (@wiltonbound) I realize that by putting nursing into a series on...
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What Pharma Can Learn from Livestrong.com

By Kimberly Reyes (@CommDuCoeur) In the spirit of this weeks storytelling theme, heres a familiar tale: January 1st rolls around, and you wake up with confetti stuck to your forehead and the faint...
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More on the Decision Tree

By Sven Larsen (@zemoga) We've written before about Thomas GoetzsThe Decision Tree: Taking Control of Your Health in the New Era of Personalized Medicine (in our opinion it's going to be one of...
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Amy Cowan of Google on All Things Digital and Pharma

Live From the E-Pharma Summit (#epharma) Amy Cowan, Head of Industry, Health for Google talks to us about search, how physicians are using the Internet and what Google wants the FDA to know about...
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The Decision Tree Makes Health Decisions Easier

By Sven Larsen (@zemoga) I'm fascinated with a new book and the corresponding blog by its author - they might have some simple ideas about healthcare that can make us all healthier. And,...
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How Can We Make Healthcare More Social?

By Russ Ward (@russcward) Buying many things can be an outing or an event - or at least a collaborative effort, in which you share links to product listings and discuss pros and cons. But how...
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Is This the End of the Line for KOLs?

By Sven Larsen (@zemoga) Recently Ed Silverman noted on the In Vivo blog that doctors may be banned by their employing hospitals by accepting stock. This makes sense, in one way - of course,...
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Patient 2.0: The Consumer’s Healthcare Experience

By DJ Edgerton The recurring series of Patient 2.0 posts looks at what goes on outside the marketing company and the exam room. Where are the other links in the healthcare chain and how can...
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