Tag Archives: Advice

Even identical twins don’t react the same way to foods — which is why most diet advice doesn’t work

Image Source | Getty Images Dietary advice seems to change every decade. Fat is bad, then suddenly it’s good again. Nowadays, for many people, carbs are the enemy. But it turns out that healthy dietary guidelines can’t be boiled down into simple rules. A new crop of studies, which leverage the latest health testing and… Read More »

Bottle-feeding grandmothers vs. breastfeeding daughters: advice from a pediatrician

Recently, a friend’s mother asked me how to best support her daughter’s decision to breastfeed her first grandchild.  The new grandmother questioned her ability to encourage her daughter’s decision because she had not breastfed her own child, and this lack of experience made her feel unqualified to provide support.  With mixed emotions and a lingering… Read More »

Judy Faulkner's advice to women in health IT

CLEVELAND — Epic CEO Judy Faulkner had a message for women working in healthcare and technology. “Be a builder,” Faulkner said at the annual Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovations Summit. WHY IT MATTERS That advice doubled as a window into Faulkner’s long-standing philosophy to both keep the EHR company she founded private and to develop new technologies… Read More »