P4 Health

Benefits of Personalized Care

The Benefits of Personalized Care

Personalized Care is caring for a patient over time using numerous customized methods instead of using a one-size-fits-all approach to care. In most cases, it uses personalized medicine to facilitate the care, through genomics and diagnostics that allow healthcare to be customized to a unique patient based on their genetic makeup. Following Are Our Top 7 Benefits of Personalized Care Personalized Care Leads to Better Outcomes Since every patient responds to treatments differently, tailoring medications and treatments to patients according…

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What is Your Role in Your Health

What is Your Role in Your Health?

Gone are the days when “doctor knows best.” These days, it is essential that we all play an active role in our health and wellness. Why? We’ve come to realize that health and wellness only exists when we are caring for ourselves and taking steps everyday to ensure our bodies have what they need to be healthy. We simply cannot be passive and sit back and wait until we notice a problem. We are living longer these days and everyone…

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Future Medicine = Care Traffic Control

Coined by a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School named Dr. John Halamka, the term “care traffic control” is a play on the term “air traffic control,” because it does for healthcare what an airport command center does to keep track of planes. Interestingly enough, it could very well be what the future of medicine holds. In a care traffic control model, doctors and nurses are the command center of their patients, tracking and monitoring each individual’s health in…

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Prevention Tips for Optimal Health

Prevention is the primary key to optimal health because when you can prevent an illness or disease, you don’t have to find a way to treat it. Treating a health condition may or may not work, whereas not getting a health condition in the first place ensures success. Prevention and wellness go hand-in-hand, and a wellness state is made possible by leading a life of healthy lifestyle habits. Here are our best prevention tips for optimal health: Prevention Starts With…

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How to Better Participate in Your Health

Gone are the days when people would go to the doctor only when they were sick and then simply take a prescription to feel better. More and more, people are beginning to participate in their health and they are making a better effort to engage in wellness and prevention strategies. Participation has never been so important as it is now, when it has to do with one’s health. That’s because P4 Health is transforming our healthcare system, and population health…

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Personalize Your Health For Best Results

Until recently, medicine was pretty much a one-size fits all approach, with treatments and medications being administered based on limited knowledge that centered on statistics of general populations instead of individual people. Even with the best advances in science, this was the best we could do. Recent developments in new science, however, have opened the medical industry up to a personalized approach to medicine and health care. It is based on more precise, predictable and beneficial medicine that is customized…

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How to Predict a Health Crisis

How to Predict a Health Crisis

With prediction comes the opportunity for prevention, and that can mean the difference between life and death, as well as quality of life. What could be more important than that? The science of today is quite incredible and we are now able to make predictions about health that we couldn’t just a few years ago. With the combination of your family history and a simple saliva test, you can gain access to insights about your health that are more personalized…

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P4 Health

P4 Health: The Change Our Healthcare System Needs

Healthcare challenges have never been so real, but it has never been so revolutionary either. A shift is taking place that is bringing health, wellness, science, technology, engineering and mathematics together to solve the challenges of global health. This shift is called P4 Health, otherwise known as P4 Medicine, and it will literally revolutionize the healthcare industry, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, diagnostics, healthcare technology, health insurance, therapy, prevention, wellness, nutrition, assessments of environmental toxicities, and academia and medical schools. What is P4…

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