The Doctor Weighs In

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A half hour of blah blah blah about all things health & healthcare. TDWI is often provocative, sometimes funny, & always entertaining.

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On December 2, Giving Tuesday, Medshare's Western Regional Council CEO Andy Pines joins us to talk about Medshare's mission, what the organization has accomplished so far and the vision for the future. MedShare collects still good... more

Sepsis, sometimes called blood poisoning, is the body's deadly response to infection. It is a serious illness that affects more than 1.6 million people in the US every year. In fact, every two minutes someone in the United States dies of... more

Hello listeners!! This is a follow up on Aledade, their activities, challenges, and things learned. We'll be chatting with Farzad Mostashari to get his insight on how the company is doing and what they plan to do in the future from what... more

Dike Drummond is on with us again with an update on his book, Stop Physician Burnout: What to Do When Working Harder Isn't Working. And to all the listeners out there, a special $10 discount of the book is given to you if you type in the... more

Natural, stress-free baby making. Ovatemp is the next generation of fertility tracking. Their unique app helps you figure out what your body needs to optimize your fertile health and delivers a personalized plan on how to get there.... more

Veronica Barajas will be announcing the newest iteration of the application live with Dr. Pat Salber. What is Care4Today Mobile Health Manager? Care4Today™ Mobile Health Manager is a free, secure, two-way... more

Are You Dense, Inc. is dedicated to informing the public about dense breast tissue and its significance for the early detection of breast cancer. Their Goals Are To: EDUCATE THE PUBLIC about dense breast tissue and the early detection of... more

What's ?new in asthma?? It's important first to point out what is not new. Although there is not yet a cure for asthma, very effective therapies exist—and have existed for some time. Yet asthma continues to consume increasingly scarce... more

Donald MacFarlane is a hematologist/oncologist on the faculty at the University of Iowa, and developer of "Lexeme", a patented innovation with the potential to truly disrupt the field of medical records and the way clinical narrative notes are... more

Nathan Cortez, JD co-wrote an article on FDA regulation of mobile apps published in the July 24, 2014 issue of NEJM. Luckily, we snagged an opportunity to interview him - you can listen here. We covered a wide variety of topics... more