RubiconMD CEO shares insights on behavioral health and outlines rural health initiative

This interview is part of a series powered by HLTH and CHIME to highlight key insights and perspectives from leading executives speaking at ViVE Improving access to specialty care is one of the pain points in healthcare that RubiconMD seeks to address. Gil Addo, co-founder and CEO of the company, will speak at the ViVE … Read more

Navigating Cancer: Impacting risk of breast cancer recurrence | Health

Recently, there have been a lot of advertisements on television and in print sources touting “The Amazing Health Benefits of Fruit and Vegetable Supplements” for those of us who cannot consume the amount of fruits and vegetables daily that we should consume. Several patients have asked me about the benefit, especially from a breast cancer … Read more

Aflac, Neuroflow partner in aims of closing gaps in mental health care for customers

Supplemental insurance provider Aflac announced Thursday that it’s partnering with NeuroFlow to close gaps in care for people who experience mental and emotional challenges. The Philadelphia-based company provides a mental wellness platform that’s used to monitor patients’ behavioral health and develop personalized treatment plans. The financial terms of the three-year deal were not disclosed. Beginning … Read more

Researchers emphasize on health-focused rather than a weight-focused approach to treating obesity

It’s one of the most polarizing questions among clinicians: Is treating obesity while also reducing weight stigma and eating risk disorder mutually exclusive? In a recent commentary published online ahead of print in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dieteticsa team of researchers takes aim at what they say is an outdated approach … Read more