Posts Tagged ‘Dr. Alan Greene’

The Patient, Square in the Middle of Doctors’ Blind Spot

Monday, March 22, 2010 14:55 No Comments

Guest Post By Alan Greene, MD
Participatory Medicine and the e-Patient
Right before our eyes there’s a dark hole in what we see. Not only don’t we see some of what’s right in front of our face, but we don’t even notice the gap. Our illusion of a seamless visual world is so strong that scientists used […]

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Dr. Alan Greene at Health 2.0 Talks With Barbara Ficarra About Social Media and Participatory Medicine

Friday, September 4, 2009 10:19 No Comments

I continue my interviews at Health 2.0 with Dr. Alan Greene and here you can watch the second part of the interview.
I talk with Dr. Greene about social media and participatory medicine.  Dr. Greene discusses physician attitudes towards increased patient engagement in health.
[The next Health 2.0 conferences are Oct. 6-7, 2009 in San Francisco and […]

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Dr. Alan Greene at Health 2.0 Talks with Barbara Ficarra About Patient Communities

Thursday, September 3, 2009 21:59 No Comments

I was thrilled to be part of the Health 2.0 meets Information Therapy (Ix) Conference.
I conducted a series of interviews, and here you’ll find the first interview with Dr. Alan Greene.  Dr. Greene discusses what Health 2.0 means and how it affects patients.
Dr. Greene says that Health 2.0  is an exciting time in health care!
Health […]

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Dr. Greene’s Top Parenting Dos and Don’ts

Thursday, October 23, 2008 11:51 No Comments

Each day I see parents trying their best to do what’s right for their families, but no one has the perfect guidebook that tells parents what to do. Here are the top eight solvable problems that I advise parents to remedy today.
1. Do… Have confidence in your parenting style.
Don’t… Worry about what your parents or […]

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Saving the Planet, One Diaper at a Time

Thursday, July 24, 2008 11:47 No Comments

By Alan Greene, MD
As a father and pediatrician, I’ve changed many diapers-enough to teach me that diapers are a daily reminder that as humans we deplete resources as we consume, and we make messes with our waste.
Those landfill diapers that are so easily tossed into the trash are clearly a major ecological issue. But what […]

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