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Announcing Cityblock: Bringing a new approach to urban health, one block at a time

The healthcare system is failing many of our families and communities. Our new company aims to build a scalable solution to address the root causes …

Digital Health

List: What Your Email Font Says About You

Papyrus: You own more than one Himalayan salt lampLucida Handwriting : You carry <i>The Unabridged Poe</i> everywhereImpact: You’re thirteenTimes New Roman: …

The Future of Content and SEO: 5 Trends Every Marketer Needs to Know

Content marketing is at a critical inflection point. For it to serve as the fuel and infrastructure for modern marketing departments, some things …

This 2-Word Quote From Writer Kurt Vonnegut Will Change the Way You Work | Inc.com

When it comes to insights about work, there are tweaks and there are game changers. Which isn't to diminish tweaks. Sometimes, the perfect scheduling hack or productivity ritual can radically improve how much you get done.<p>But no hack or routine will change the fundamental way you view your work -- …

Kurt Vonnegut

13 Fantastic Places to Find Background Music for Your Video Content

Many experts predicted that 2017-2018 would be the “age of video marketing on social media” and the data is showing that they were overwhelmingly …

Licensing

The Essential Collection of Video Content Marketing Examples for Health Insurers

Health care marketers understand that video is not just the future of marketing health insurance products and benefits, but a very present force in …

Q&A with ProCoach Nick Green: Playoff Baseball from the Dugout

October 11, 2017<p><i>With playoff baseball upon us, UP17 decided to sit down with ProCoach Nick Green to discuss his playoff baseball experiences:</i><p><b>UP17:</b> …

When Cleveland’s Larry Doby and Satchel Paige became the first African-Americans to win a World Series

The rookies helped lead the Indians past the Boston Braves in six games in 1948<p>For much of Larry Doby’s baseball career, he came in second to someone …

Baseball

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<i>This is the web version of VoxCare, a daily newsletter from Vox on the latest twists and turns in America’s health care debate. Like what you’re reading? Sign up to</i> <i>get VoxCare in your inbox here</i><i>.</i><p>It seems like we spend all of our time debating whether health insurance actually improves people's …

Healthcare Marketers' Secret Weapon: The Phone [Infographic]

Healthcare marketers have a unique challenge, because people buy and use healthcare very differently from how they buy most other products and …

Third Grader Pens Epic Poem On Feminism And Twitter Is Dying Over It

From the mouths of babes, we get epic poems about feminism<p>You’re never too young to express your feelings about modern feminism, that’s for sure. An …

Feminism

Florida Gators pay amazing tribute to Tom Petty during LSU game

The Florida Gators and their fans did an awesome job paying tribute to Tom Petty on Saturday in The Swamp.<p>The world recently lost one of the greatest …

Jason Aldean Covers Tom Petty As 'SNL' Responds To Las Vegas

Jason Aldean opened <i>Saturday Night Live</i> singing Tom Petty's "I Won't Back Down."<p><i>Saturday Night Live</i> breaks its format only rarely. The cold open sketch, which addresses one of the week's big news stories, is one of its immovable objects. But from time to time, they do change the structure — perhaps …

False Assumptions I Made About Classic Works of Literature Before Reading Them

“<b>Moby Dick</b>”<p>The entire book is the script of a one-man show that begins “Call me Ishmael” and ends “Thank you, I’m Ishmael, good night!”<p>“<b>The Great Gatsby</b>”<p>Set in a circus; the character of Daisy Buchanan is just Daisy Duke from “The Dukes of Hazzard.”<p>“<b>Jane Eyre</b>”<p>That the one quote I already knew from …

'Her Body And Other Parties:' Be Your Own Madwoman

"What's worse, writing a trope or being one?" the narrator of Carmen Maria Machado's story "The Resident," asks. She is at an artists' colony, and one of the other residents — a "poet-composer" named Lydia — has snidely announced that the narrator's autobiographical writing plays into the madwoman …

The Truth About Content Marketing And What Brands Need To Know

You may not know it, but 1732 was a great year for content. In December of that year, Benjamin Franklin produced his first copy of “Poor Richard’s Almanack” to promote his publishing business. The publication became a bestseller in the American colonies because Franklin knew how to bring value to …

Marketing

How to Analyze a Story Like a Master Writer

As writers, there is no replacement for reading as a practice to become a better writer, but studying film or television can be just as instructive. …

Trump Personally Tried to Sabotage Obamacare in Iowa

Iowa has a plan to stabilize its Obamacare marketplaces by transferring insurance subsidies away from low-income people and toward the middle class, …

New Stanford center aims to fight global poverty - Scope

According to the UN, around 800 million people live in poverty worldwide, with "many lacking access to adequate food, clean drinking water and …

4 Ways Dentists Are Using Social Content to Educate Patients

In a world where one out of four people uses the internet to self-diagnose and treat health symptoms, the need for reliable information cannot be …

PR is changing. How should health care respond?

The PR world has changed, and health care is no exception.<p>Razzmatazz and the hard sell no longer work—if they ever did.<p>The evolving PR landscape …

The White House Is Rescinding Obamacare's Birth Control Mandate

After taking a few months to mull over the particulars of how it would unceremoniously yank birth control coverage from some 55 million women, the …

Healthcare Blog Offers Industry Insight and Dynamic Content

In reviewing direct mail and print marketing tactics used by insurers with this year’s biggest Medicare Advantage enrollment gains, we noticed a …

Too high: Despite drugs, blood pressure rates continue to soar in the United States - Scope

Opioid pain relievers have captured the nation’s attention because so many people have overdosed, which is exceptionally tragic. But I’m most …

Why Content Writers Should Publish on Medium

Medium levels the playing field for writers. It gives a voice to individuals who have something interesting or important to say. Even if you don't …

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<i>This is the web version of VoxCare, a daily newsletter from Vox on the latest twists and turns in America’s health care debate. Like what you’re reading? Sign up to</i> <i>get VoxCare in your inbox here</i><i>.</i><p>There is a popular narrative about the opioid epidemic now killing more than 30,000 Americans a year: …

How FuckJerry Turned an Instagram Account Into a Multimillion-Dollar Business | Inc.com

Elliot Tebele has never left New York City--"Manhattan is as far as I've gone," he says--but he reaches more than 12 million people daily as the creator of the Instagram account FuckJerry.<p>In 2011, the shy teenager from the Syrian Jewish neighborhood of Gravesend, Brooklyn, began posting photos of …

Why don't more breast cancer patients receive genetic testing or genetic counseling? - Scope

If your life were on the line, you'd want access to every bit of information that could help improve your outcome. So why are many breast cancer …

You have five minutes to teach a medical technique. Go! - Scope

Imagine you’re a physician with just five minutes to spare, in an otherwise packed day of rounds and patient care. How would you spend it? You could …