My Health: Upgraded
Healthcare impacts each of our lives.
Start preparing for its future and living better - today.
Health technology is changing healthcare for patients, doctors and regulators radically. Learn what to expect, and start living a better life with the help of digital health tools. The 40 questions I answer in this book are the most exciting I received about the future of medicine from over 500 talks given at patient forums, pharmaceutical boards and doctor conferences. Keeping this glimpse into the future actionable, the I also give detailed methods for using technology to live a healthy and proactive life, from sleeping better to using exercise motivation apps
Part 1: The Technological Revolution in Medicine
Information in our DNA can predict our future health. Biotechnology advances enable medical scientists to produce cells that fight tumors. What we would have considered science fiction a decade ago is quickly advancing modern healthcare, and I’ll take you through just why this is happening.
Part 2: The Most Exciting Questions About The Future Of Medicine
Can actual, functioning organs be 3D printed? Will it ever be easy to manage diabetes? Could artificial intelligence ever replace doctors? I’ll walk you through the future of care by answering the best questions regulators, executives, doctors and patients have asked me over 500 presentations.
Part 3: How to Upgrade Your Health
Finally - to keep you grounded in the here and now, I discuss how you can use technology to improve your own health. From sleeping better and staying motivated to exercise to improving brainpower, I’ll give you the exact methods I use to live a healthy and proactive life with the help of technology.
The Guide to the
Future of Medicine
Technology is reshaping healthcare. Understand what’s happening, and why. Prepare so your well-being, company and industry make it through the coming tsunami unscathed.
Technology is transforming medicine and healthcare in ways that sounded like science fiction a mere decade ago.
Patients, physicians, pharma and regulators would do well to face these profound changes, as their lives and their industries will not look the same after they have have transpired. Those who aren’t prepared when the waves of change reach the majority of healthcare will be swept aside.
As a trained physician, researcher, and medical futurist, I examine the most important developments. I aim to assess how the hand of technology can continue to provide the dose of humanity that is crucial to effective healthcare. The trends I help you understand include patient empowerment, medical artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and many more.
The Guide to the Future of Medicine provides an eye opening, reassuring and accessible roadmap to tomorrow’s potential. By preparing for the inevitable waves of change, you can make informed decisions about how technology will shape your well-being or company, and stay healthy and afloat amidst the waves of change.
Anatomy of a trend shaping medicine
Description of the trend and where it’s headed
Books you should read to learn more
Startups and innovators disrupting healthcare
Movies that can help you understand
Helpful resources you can follow to stay up to date