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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

PAN50: Jack Osbourne’s MS Detour

11/25/2018
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Jack Osbourne grew up in the public eye. In 2012, a problem with Jack Osbourne’s eye went public. After The Osbournes ended, Jack went on to star in a number of television shows. The first was Jack Osbourne: Adrenaline Junkie, a reality TV show that followed Jack’s journey to get into peak mental and physical shape in […] The post PAN50: Jack Osbourne’s MS Detour appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

PAN49: Vincible with Kayla Redig

10/28/2018
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“It felt really odd to me to walk into the transfusion center for chemo and see a room full of men my grandfather’s age and then go to a doctor’s appointment in a different room covered in balloon stickers and children’s handprints on the walls. Even finding other patients with a similar age and diagnosis […] The post PAN49: Vincible with Kayla Redig appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:20:07

PAN48: Cancer Survivor Seeking School Board Nomination

10/15/2018
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When we last spoke to Laura Blackwell, she shared her journey of being a young mom diagnosed with breast cancer. She is now a 10 year survivor of stage 1 Triple Negative Breast Cancer. You can hear her inspirational cancer journey here or by clicking the link below. Today, she is taking on a new kind of […] The post PAN48: Cancer Survivor Seeking School Board Nomination appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:18:25

PAN47: Road to Victory with Chuck Wakefield

9/6/2018
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Dr. Charles (Chuck) Wakefield has been living with multiple myeloma in 2003. Today, he is 73 years old and takes part in cycling events to raise awareness to this devastating disease. “I always tell people that if you are going to get cancer, this is the one to get,” states Dr. Wakefield about living with […] The post PAN47: Road to Victory with Chuck Wakefield appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:20:05

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

7/4/2018
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“It is important to continue to be present. I remember years ago sitting with a friend eating ice cream and watching the sunset. I remember her saying that it is really cool having a friend that I can sit with and not say anything,” recalled author Patricia W. Fischer on how to talk to a […] 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

PAN44: Rozzie Brilliant’s Ovarian Cancer Journey

6/13/2018
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“I want to live everyday as if it is my last, because I don’t want to leave here with any regrets,” shared Rozzie Brilliant, stage four ovarian cancer survivor. On this episode, Rozzie discusses her diagnosis, her survivorship and how genetic testing caught cancer at an early stage for her daughter. About Rozzie Brilliant Rozzie […] The post PAN44: Rozzie Brilliant’s Ovarian Cancer Journey appeared first on Patient Activation Network.

Duration:00:23:52

PAN43: Empowering Compassionate Care with Alex Coren

6/6/2018
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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 PAN43: 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 his 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