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Medication Adherence

How to Take Pills Regularly

Alan Christianson | Posted 04.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Alan Christianson

Once you get this rhythm down, you'll find taking pills are no longer a source of stress. You might be amazed how much benefit you can get from simple steps when you're able to do them consistently.

The Emergence Of The 'Internet Of Medical Things'

Josh Stein | Posted 05.11.2015 | Technology
Josh Stein

The IoT will soon become as ubiquitous as the Internet itself. And the IoMT has the potential to transform the way in which healthcare is delivered.

4 Ways Getting Older Has Made Me a Better Doctor

John Whyte, M.D., MPH | Posted 04.28.2015 | Healthy Living
John Whyte, M.D., MPH

Our grandparents were right that we become wiser when we get older. But I didn't expect I'd also become a better physician. And there is still progress to be made. I'm really glad I am making this transformation.

Chronic Care Patients Are Dying for Change

Bruce Ettinger | Posted 03.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Bruce Ettinger

America has a hotshot, high tech system that can deliver world class, life saving technologies for surgeries, emergencies and other medical crises. Bu...

Patient Privacy vs. Medication Adherence: HHS's Final Rule Is Leaving Patients Behind

Sally Greenberg | Posted 11.16.2013 | Politics
Sally Greenberg

Reminders to patients to take their prescriptions and refill them as needed are thus critical to improved medication adherence. But someone has to pay for these reminders.

Catherine Pearson

Do Women Not Take Their Meds? | Catherine Pearson | Posted 05.24.2013 | Women

When researchers asked a group of more than 1,000 men and women if they have occasionally neglected to take their medications as prescribed, they unco...

How Thinking Positive Thoughts Could Help With Medication Adherence

Posted 01.24.2012 | Healthy Living

Thinking positive thoughts could also have positive health benefits when it comes to making sure we're taking our medicine, a new study shows. The ...

How To Be A Better Patient

Gayatri Devi, M.D. | Posted 03.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Gayatri Devi, M.D.

Patients' failures to adhere to their prescribed medication regimes is a major impediment to health.