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Welcome to the Empowered Patient Podcast with Karen Jagoda.  This show is a window into the latest innovations in digital health and the changing dynamic between doctors and patients.

Topics on the show include

  • the emergence of personalized medicine and breakthroughs in genomics
  • advances in biopharmaceuticals
  • age related diseases and aging in place
  • using big data from wearables and sensors
  • transparency in the medical marketplace
  • challenges for connected health entrepreneurs

The audience includes researchers, medical professionals, patient advocates, entrepreneurs, patients, caregivers, solution providers, students, journalists, and investors.

Oct 13, 2020

Dr. John Poothullil, is an expert on diabetes and cancer as well as an author.  He talks about his newest book When Your Child Has Cancer and what we have learned about the causes and possible treatments for cancers that strike children.  With an eye to improving the immune system of the child, Dr. John reminds us that precancerous and cancer cells often are found in the body but the immune system is designed to destroy them.  He also provides tips for caregivers of children with cancer to empower all to join in the fight for recovery.

#cancer #childhoodcancer #childhoodcancerawareness

Download the transcript here

When Your Child Has Cancer