Tenet 4: Health 3.0 Balances Part and Whole

Tenet 4: Health 3.0 Balances Part and Whole. All things are parts of a whole. We find this understanding everywhere from the perennial philosophy of the world’s religious traditions, and the secular Stoicism of Marcus Aurelius, to the transpersonal teachings of Ken Wilber. In the world of biology, for example, atoms are [...]

By | 2017-07-17T20:10:49+00:00 December 11th, 2016|Categories: Concepts|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Tenet 3: Health 3.0 is about Both Exteriors AND Interiors

Tenet 3: Health 3.0 is about Both Exteriors AND Interiors. It’s the holiday season. And the Thanksgiving holiday is upon us. What is Thanksgiving to you? You might respond by describing the home where you and your family get together every year. The turkey and many sides you consume. The charitable work [...]

By | 2017-07-17T19:18:24+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Concepts|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Tenet 2 (Continued): The Personal and Non-personal in Practice in Health 3.0

Tenet 2 (Continued): The Personal and Non-personal in Practice in Health 3.0. I wrote briefly in a previous post about one of the attending physicians of the neurocritical ICU who looked after my mother. I’d like to elaborate more on that story here. My mother had successful emergency surgery at our local [...]

By | 2017-07-17T19:22:36+00:00 September 22nd, 2016|Categories: Concepts|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Tenet 2: Health 3.0 is both personal and non-personal.

Tenet 2: Health 3.0 is both personal and non-personal. In my last post I introduced the first tenet of Health 3.0: uniqueness. Let’s continue with the next tenet: the importance of both the personal and non-personal in Health 3.0. This may be the hardest tenet for me to explain, but here goes… [...]

By | 2017-07-17T19:25:39+00:00 September 18th, 2016|Categories: Concepts|0 Comments

The Tenets of Health 3.0

The Tenets of Health 3.0. In a previous post, I introduced a framework for the future of medicine called Health 3.0. I distinguish it from Health 1.0 — where we’ve been in medicine — and Health 2.0 — where I believe we’re at now. There are different ways to practice Health 3.0. But what exactly is it? I will [...]

By | 2017-07-17T19:32:52+00:00 September 18th, 2016|Categories: Concepts|0 Comments

Health 3.0: Where Medicine Needs to Go

Health 3.0: Where Medicine Needs to Go. The rip-off Have you or any of your loved ones experienced our health care system lately? If so, how was that experience for you? Were you pleased with your care? Were you able to access the system easily? Did it treat you with dignity, [...]

By | 2017-07-24T07:00:05+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Categories: Concepts|Tags: , , , |2 Comments