Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA is a featured writer for The Huffington Post.
Blog Entries by Barbara Ficarra
Hurricane Sandy: No Match for Nurses’ Resolve
Too Much Hype in the Mobile Health App World?
Engage With Empathy
Is Gaming Changing Health Care and Helping You Live a Healthier Life? Part 4
Is Gaming Changing Health Care and Helping You Live a Healthier Life? Part 3
Is Gaming Changing Health Care and Helping You Live a Healthier Life? Part 2
Is Gaming Changing Health Care and Helping You Live a Healthier Life? Part 1
Companies Curb Health Care Costs With Penalties and Rewards for Employees
Social Networking: How Powerful Are Your Social Circles?
Social Networking On The Front Line Of New Modern Medicine
Ladies, Love Your Body, Protect Your Heart
‘BPA’ Plastic Bottles: Are They Safe?
Patient Care: Why You, the Patient, Are the Most Important Part of the Health Care Team
How Empathy Can Help Empower Patients
Engaging Consumers in Health IT
How to Maximize Your Doctor’s Visit
The 3 Secrets to a Wildly Popular YOU
3 Tips for a Spectacular YOU, Oh Really?
What Pushing Hard and Fast Can Do
Worried About Popping Pills If You’re a Superwoman?
Do You Know the Signs of a Real Life Heart Attack, Not the Hollywood Version?
Is A ‘Spoonful’ Of Medicine Dangerous?
States Need Help, Smokers Have Hope
Superfoods to Help Kick-Start a Declining Libido in Men
How To Deal With The Drama For A Happier, Healthier You
Front Food Labels are Misleading: FDA is Ready to Tackle Food Manufacturers
Yoga: It’s Cool Like Tara Stiles and It’s Great for Your Health
3 Ways for a Better, Happier and Healthier You
Extremely Tired and Completely Worn Out? What It Could Mean Plus Questions to Ask Your Doctor
It Takes Only 15 to 20 Seconds and It Can Keep You Healthy
How to Avoid Nightmare Care in the Hospital
Why Doctors & Nurses Need Twitter
Prescription Drugs: Keep Out of Reach of Teens
Happiness Spreads Like Wildfire
Nurses on TV: HawthoRNe is Strong Stuff
Be Back In An Hour: What We Can Learn From Twitter
Live in the Moment or Envision the Future? – How to Get Excited For Both
TV Nursing Dramas: Nurse Jackie Needs Healing, Hawthorne Offers Hope
What Do Patients Really Want?
5 Ways to Improve Your Health