Bodybuilding When Men Become Balloons

Pumping Iron movie suddenly made a bodybuilder man famous and dramatically changed the image of men. At the same time, a new illness developed: muscle addiction. It is men’s anorexia. Your muscles are really plump, like your skin is going to explode every minute, and they are really plump – it’s …

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What is Health 2.0

Healthcare Healthcare remains the largest, most information complex industry in United States. Despite amazing advances in diagnostic capability, alternative drug therapy, and personalized genomic medicine, the actual delivery of care is often ineffective, unsafe, and of poor quality. Fraught with clinical , financial , and administrative challenges, managing health and wellness …

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A Broad Vision of Health 2.0

Introduction The term Health 2.0 refers to the concept, described by O’Reilly, of Web-based platforms that allow users to reformulate data for their own purposes. The Health 2.0 movement is rapidly gaining steam and traction, propelled by established and startup firms. The efforts displayed at the recent Health 2.0 meeting in San Francisco, convened by …

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Health In The Fast Lane

Nowadays, everything happens faster. With technology advancing and flourishing each year that passes by, we are made to catch up and pick up our paces so as not to get left behind. Everyday, we go through a flurry of motions, always hurrying to get by and do things in the …

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Consumer Centric Healthcare

HealthCamp in December 2006 had a session on how healthcare looks from the perspective of the consumer, i.e. self-empowered individual. There was general agreement that many more entities are involved in the care and wellness of an individual than traditional providers and insurers. During a conversation on the Health 2.0 …

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