While preparing this week’s ABL Healthcare Online, several horror stories impacting physicians jumped out at me. All of them piling on as to why a 2014 survey concluded that America’s “burned-out doctors made up 54 percent of the profession.” Yet, it struck me that over...

Epidemic levels of stress, anxiety, and depression are causing Gen Zs and Millennials to seek help from counselors in record numbers. Fortunately, millions are already getting help from these 7 vetted and popular apps, plus new approaches to a calmer, happier life....

The recent college admissions scandal is only the latest indication of how much pressure is on teens to “perform” – to get great grades, get into top schools, and look good on social media. All this pressure leads to stress, anxiety, and depression, and frequently to...

The stigma that has so long been associated with getting help with behavioral issues - even mental health disorders, is melting away. As Peggy Drexler recently wrote in The Wall Street Journal, “Millennials Are the Therapy Generation”: “People in their 20s and 30s seek mental...

Move over VR and AR, MR is changing the way patients, students, engineers, and consumers are experiencing the world.  Mimi presents examples of the latest capabilities brought to smarter phones and headsets from the world’s expanding list of creative developers....

There’s a living example of the SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH playing out on the streets of Downtown LA. Mimi shares here at least partial solutions - from New York and Silicon Valley - that could make a dramatic difference in LA....

Just a few years ago VR was all about gaming. Now it’s impacting virtually every industry - including retail. Learn where to fly your dragon at a Walmart possibly near you. Nearly two years ago, my husband and I ventured north to Silicon Valley to take in SVVR. As...

A few weeks ago my Waze Navigation app determined the fastest way to get back down to Orange County from Downtown LA was drive across 6th Street, from west of the 10 Freeway, due southeast to the Santa Ana Freeway. It’s only about four miles....

A smart vest that warns you of a coming heart attack, a band that quiets your snoring, and a stylish watch that monitors your blood pressure were among the Digital Health stars exhibited at CES 2019 - plus the controversial one that wasn't! Mimi Grant...

This year’s Consumer Electronics Show featured more innovative solutions for diagnosing, monitoring, and treating illnesses and advancing healthcare delivery than ever before. Here, Mimi focuses on five areas of particular interest for those looking to get - or stay - well, electronically! About 11 years ago...