Healthcare’s Cruft: Vestiges and Holdovers in Modern Medicine

Growing up, one of the scarier moments I experienced watching TV came at the end of an original Star Trek episode, where Kirk and Spock were … [Read more...]

Bitter Pill – and Envisioning a Potentially Sweet Cure

On Feb 20, Time magazine published an excellent article by Steven Brill titled "Bitter Pill: Why Our Medical Bills Are Killing Us,” which has since … [Read more...]

Are You an Early Adopter?

I’ve always been one to embrace new technology, and change up my ways of organizing life and accomplishing tasks. A lot of new apps land on my phone’s … [Read more...]