Is Meditation for Cognitive Wellness the Next Big Healthcare Trend?

Can meditation practice train the mind as physical training does the body? As I am preparing for the mhealth summit presentation “Using the Digital Tools of Play to Personalize Health” I am wondering if meditation, like gaming, will become a…

Storytelling at the Center for Body Computing 2013

The Power of Story has fascinated me and the folks at the Center for Body Computing for some time.  This year at the 2013 Body Computing Conference,  two new concepts captured my imagination. Short bursts of useful health information makes…

The Rock Health 2013 XX Retreat

I arrived at the Rock Health XX Retreat, not knowing what to expect. Having earlier in my career prospered in two male-dominated professions, dentistry and Wall Street, I have of course been active in women’s networking events. I started a…

Feedback Loops and Behavior Change in Healthcare Part II

Building upon our big picture knowledge of behavior change, here are three different views on behavior change in health. How do you properly motivate people? How can you keep them engaged long term? And finally, what are the baby steps…

Feedback Loops and Behavior Change in Healthcare

In preparing my talk on “What is Working in Mobile Games and Online Patient Support” for the mHealth Summit, I asked the folks at @kairoslabs @habitdesign @ginger.io and @healthrageous for their reading recommendations on behavior change. The next few posts…

Big Data in Digital Health: A Rock Report by Rock Health

"A look at the key trends and challenges in applying Big Data to transform healthcare by supporting research, self care, providers and building ecosystems." - Rock Health https://www.slideshare.net/RockHealth/rock-report-big-data Rock Report: Big Data from Rock Health   Big Data in Healthcare:…