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Are you living with a chronic illness? Do you feel alone and isolated? You are not alone. The Patient Activation Network Podcast was created by patients for patients to inspire real change in healthcare. Patient Activation is defined as a patient's knowledge, skills, ability, and willingness to manage his or her own health and care. When a patient becomes activated in their own care the patient experience is better overall. This podcast will share real stories about health from the lens of the patient and the provider. These stories will educate, motivate and inspire hope. Do you have a story to share and want to be featured on an upcoming podcast? To learn more please visit patientactivationnetwork.com

Are you living with a chronic illness? Do you feel alone and isolated? You are not alone. The Patient Activation Network Podcast was created by patients for patients to inspire real change in healthcare. Patient Activation is defined as a patient's knowledge, skills, ability, and willingness to manage his or her own health and care. When a patient becomes activated in their own care the patient experience is better overall. This podcast will share real stories about health from the lens of the patient and the provider. These stories will educate, motivate and inspire hope. Do you have a story to share and want to be featured on an upcoming podcast? To learn more please visit patientactivationnetwork.com
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Are you living with a chronic illness? Do you feel alone and isolated? You are not alone. The Patient Activation Network Podcast was created by patients for patients to inspire real change in healthcare. Patient Activation is defined as a patient's knowledge, skills, ability, and willingness to manage his or her own health and care. When a patient becomes activated in their own care the patient experience is better overall. This podcast will share real stories about health from the lens of the patient and the provider. These stories will educate, motivate and inspire hope. Do you have a story to share and want to be featured on an upcoming podcast? To learn more please visit patientactivationnetwork.com

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Episodes

PAN46: Being Present as a Cancer Care Partner with Patricia Fischer

7/4/2018
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In this episode, Patricia W. Fischer discusses her writing and how her best friends journey with ovarian cancer inspired a character in Lone Star Love. About Patricia W. Fischer Patricia W. Fischer is romance author, journalist, and retired pediatric/adult critical care nurse who’s made her homes in Texas, New Mexico, Louisiana, and Missouri. After having […] The post PAN46: Being Present as a Cancer Care Partner with Patricia Fischer appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:18:25

PAN45: Filmmaker Lucia Mauro’s Cancer Journey

6/21/2018
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“The recurrence did some positive things for me,” artist and filmmaker, Lucia Mauro, reflects on her second bout of ovarian cancer. “It made me live my life with a great sense of urgency because I didn’t know when it would come back. It made me do all of the things that I wanted to do […] The post PAN45: Filmmaker Lucia Mauro’s Cancer Journey appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:43:52

Empowering Compassionate Care with Alex Coren

6/17/2018
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“It is important for everyone, but especially young women with big dreams to hear this,” reflected Alex Coren about her decision to become a woman millennial entrepreneur in healthcare IT. “It definitely was not easy, but it was extremely worth it. It’s really important for younger women, especially in technology to know, that just because […] The post Empowering Compassionate Care with Alex Coren appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:19:34

PAN42: Breaking the Chains of Food Addiction with Michael Leppo

5/30/2018
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“When I started, if I walked to my mailbox and back, I was exhausted. I’m down about 90 pounds and 10 waist sizes,” reflected Michael Leppo on his weight loss. “That’s all great, but what is really amazing is the amount of energy I have. I feel like I have found the fountain of youth.” […] The post PAN42: Breaking the Chains of Food Addiction with Michael Leppo appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:28:50

PAN41: A Journey of Unconditional Love with Michele Bell

5/13/2018
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“The last words he said to me were mom, I love you, I’m going home,” recounted author Michele Bell on the final moments with her son, Nicky, who she lost at only 18 years old to a rare form of cancer. “At that moment, I felt like a basketball went through my stomach. I fell […] The post PAN41: A Journey of Unconditional Love with Michele Bell appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:20:08

PAN40: Clean Noses, Healthy Mouths, and Sugar Alternatives with Nathan Jones

5/3/2018
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Nathan Jones was on vacation visiting my dad in Planeview, Texas at his physician office when a woman drove up. She had heard about the nasal spray my father was giving his patients for children with ear infections and drove eight hours from Arkansas for her two sick grand kids. It was at that moment […] The post PAN40: Clean Noses, Healthy Mouths, and Sugar Alternatives with Nathan Jones appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:24:38

PAN39: Upgrade your Healthcare Experience with Robert Grant

4/30/2018
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“I was told by my primary care physician that I needed to see a urologist because of my elevated PSA level. I was concerned because we have a family history”, recalled Robert Grant, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Concierge Key Health about a health scare that inspired the creation of the company. “I went to make […] The post PAN39: Upgrade your Healthcare Experience with Robert Grant appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:16:09

Healthcare Experience Foundation with Katie Owens

4/27/2018
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“One of the things that saved my life was a commitment to a daily practice,” reflected Katie Owens, the co-founder and president of the Healthcare Experience Foundation, on a significant health scare that shook her and her young family. “I had to find a way to reset myself and reset my health. We had to […] The post Healthcare Experience Foundation with Katie Owens appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:28:55

License to Live with Jarret Patton, MD

4/17/2018
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“Investing in myself gave me the wings to fly again and transition up to soar”, reflected Dr. Jarret Patton on his decision to write License to Live. On this episode, Doctor Jarret talks about his new book, License to Live. He also gives thoughtful advice on how to manage physician burnout, how to restart after […] The post License to Live with Jarret Patton, MD appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:22:07

MOVR Data Hub with Grace Pavlath, Ph.D.

4/9/2018
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“This is a very interesting time in therapy development. Just in this decade alone there have been seven therapies approved which is unprecedented. If you look at the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s, there was one per decade,” reflected Grace Pavlath, PhD. “If you look at today’s pipeline, there are 250 unique compounds in various stages. […] The post MOVR Data Hub with Grace Pavlath, Ph.D. appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:13:49

Muscular Dystrophy Association with Kristin Stephenson, MHA, J.D.

3/29/2018
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“If you have ever put a dollar in a boot or written your name on a shamrock at a gas station, you may have supported the MDA and we appreciate everyone who has done that. The MDA is an umbrella organization that supports 43 different disorders that are all progressive, neuromuscular diseases for which there […] The post Muscular Dystrophy Association with Kristin Stephenson, MHA, J.D. appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:14:03

Less Pharm More Table with Alene Brennan

3/23/2018
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Our guest today is, Alene Brennan, has been featured in USA Today, Philadelphia Inquirer, Huffington Post and Mind Body Green. Alene overcame debilitating migraine headaches through diet and lifestyle and is now once again using a “Less Pharm, More Table” approach is managing her diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis. Alene holds four certifications: Nutrition Coach, Yoga Instructor, Personal Trainer and Natural […] The post Less Pharm More Table with Alene Brennan appeared first on Patient...

Duration:00:23:00

Invisible Disabilities with Sherri Connell

3/11/2018
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Our guest today is, Sherri Connell, who suffers every day from the chronic pain and complexities of Lyme Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Traumatic Brain Injury and Chemical Injury. A former model, dancer, and singer, she lost her entire career to illness – and lived a lifetime in only 27 years. She obtained two Business Degrees and […] The post Invisible Disabilities with Sherri Connell appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:38:05

Three Roommates, Powdered Eggs and a Teddy Bear with Kevin Clapp

3/8/2018
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“It began with a lump in the throat,” recalled Kevin Clapp. Kevin was six years old, growing up in north central Connecticut, the morning he awoke with a mass roughly the size of a golf ball lodged in his neck. An appointment with his pediatrician led to a visit with an ear, nose and throat […] The post Three Roommates, Powdered Eggs and a Teddy Bear with Kevin Clapp appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:17:47

Sick 2 Death with Maggie Hadleigh-West

3/2/2018
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“I cried when I realized I should have been diagnosed as a child, but when I realized that millions of people were sick, undiagnosed or misdiagnosed despite medical information being available, I was angry and change became my mission.” said Hadleigh-West. “The purpose of the film is to expose the problem through many people’s stories, experts, […] The post Sick 2 Death with Maggie Hadleigh-West appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:21:02

Overcoming PTSD with Anthony Treas

2/22/2018
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Anthony Treas, MPH shares his personal story about the fight in Iraq and how it has impacted his civilian life. Today, Anthony is thriving despite living with the challenges of PTSD, but it wasn’t always that way. Anthony details his journey on the battlefield and how hard it has been to acclimate back to civilian […] The post Overcoming PTSD with Anthony Treas appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:32:27

LARKR On Demand Mental Health Care with Shawn Kernes

2/13/2018
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Only 50% of those depressed receiving diagnosis or treatment, recognition from a significant other could be key to them getting the help they need. Teenagers also represent a large demographic of untreated depression. The LARKR app aims to be the change to help improve self-worth and lead a happier life. On this episode of the Patient […] The post LARKR On Demand Mental Health Care with Shawn Kernes appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:15:18

Acting and Albinism with Dennis Hurley

11/27/2017
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“Looking so different from the average kid opened me up to bullying and harassment,” said actor Dennis Hurley about his early life with albinism. “Then, I found out I could make people laugh. I finally felt effective at something and having that sense of empowerment, I realized that I could do it and made acting […] The post Acting and Albinism with Dennis Hurley appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:23:20

Don’t Give Up the Ship – RE-LA-TION-SHIP with Judi T. Campbell MD

10/30/2017
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The Patient Activation Network Podcast is live at the 2017 Planetree International Conference on Patient-Centered Care. Our next guest is Judi T. Campbell MD, Diplomate of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Staff Physiatrist, Carolinas Healthcare System. Judi shares a personal story of why she got into medicine, why she had to step […] The post Don’t Give Up the Ship – RE-LA-TION-SHIP with Judi T. Campbell MD appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:20:29

Young Stroke with Amy Edmunds

10/26/2017
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The Patient Activation Network Podcast is live at the 2017 Planetree International Conference on Patient-Centered Care. Our next guest is Amy Edmunds, Founder and CEO of YoungStroke. Amy shares her story of experiencing a stroke at a young age and how emergency responders and ER staff weren’t trained to recognize stroke symptoms in someone so […] The post Young Stroke with Amy Edmunds appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:24:17