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Public Health Campaigns

How Techonomy Bio Inspired My Southeast Asian Healthcare Journey

Techonomy | Posted 06.04.2016 | Technology
Techonomy

Better health data is certainly needed in Southeast Asia. While some speakers and audience members at Techonomy Bio complained about electronic medical records in the United States, clinics and pharmacies in many Southeast Asian countries still use paper logbooks and receipts.

Positive Messaging Works Better For Public Health

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 05.29.2015 | Healthy Living

For most people, hearing about the benefits of eating healthy food is a more effective push to change their behavior than hearing why they shouldn’t...

Why Doctors Can't Make You Well

Deepak Chopra | Posted 03.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

"I am well" means much more than the absence of active disease. What the public -- and most doctors -- hasn't found out is that the cause of illness is becoming more and more murky.  

PHOTOS: The Most Iconic HIV/AIDS Campaigns From The San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Neil G. Giuliano | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Neil G. Giuliano

This slideshow includes images from some of our most iconic public health campaigns over our 30-year history. It is a powerful reminder of how far we've come, and that we still have a lot of work to do in realizing the day when HIV is no more.

Tanning Beds: The New Tobacco?

Ronald L. Moy, M.D., FAAD | Posted 08.10.2011 | Healthy Living
Ronald L. Moy, M.D., FAAD

Now, we find ourselves in a similar public health fight against another cancer-causing habit: tanning, and indoor tanning in particular.