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How wearable tech is changing healthcare

How wearable tech is changing healthcare

Written by on April 2, 2016 in Digital Health with 0 Comments

Wearable technology devices can help us move more efficiently with less wear and tear on the muscles and joints we use every day, according to dorsaVi founder Dr Andrew Ronchi.   Speaking on the opening day of The Digital Health Show in Sydney yesterday (1 April 2016), Dr Ronchi said technology had made a tremendous […]

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Science, sensors and superpowers

Science, sensors and superpowers

Written by on April 2, 2016 in Digital Health with 0 Comments

We need to create a space in healthcare for innovation – where we reward and incentivise practitioners for doing things differently, a leading US healthcare visionary told delegates at The Digital Health Show in Sydney yesterday (1 April 2016). Dr Alan Green, the founder of drgreene.com and chief medical officer of Scanadu, said he was […]

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The future of medicine is personal

The future of medicine is personal

Written by on April 2, 2016 in Digital Health with 0 Comments

The convergence of genomics, data and wearables is empowering individuals to make real choices and decisions about their everyday health, according to Iodine co-founder Thomas Goetz. Opening The Digital Health Show in Sydney yesterday (1 April 2016), Mr Goetz said the near future was real people sharing real experience in the real world, which resulted […]

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How big data is being leveraged in health and wellness

How big data is being leveraged in health and wellness

Written by on April 2, 2016 in Digital Health with 0 Comments

Fifty nine per cent of health care professionals aren’t active in digital health activity or strategy despite the digital healthcare revolution being well underway, according to Validic Chief Marketing Officer Chris Edwards. Speaking at the opening day of The Digital Health Show in Sydney yesterday, Mr Edwards said there was enormous potential for healthcare professionals […]

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My wellbeing

My wellbeing

Written by on March 29, 2016 in Happiness, Wellness with 0 Comments

Author: Judi Higgin, CEO, New Horizons. New Horizons is the 2016 event partner of The Wellness Show and the Happiness & Its Causes conference. One dictionary defines wellness as “the quality or state of being healthy in body and mind, especially as the result of deliberate effort”. Of course, what constitutes a healthy body and mind is […]

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7 ways to apply positive psychology

7 ways to apply positive psychology

Written by on November 27, 2014 in eBooks with 0 Comments

We all want to live happier, more engaging and meaningful lives. The science of positive psychology contributes new insights and proven strategies to increase wellbeing in individuals, workplaces and communities. Positive psychology has changed the course of mainstream psychology. After years classifying and repairing the worst of human experience, positive psychology emerged to build on […]

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama on happiness

His Holiness the Dalai Lama on happiness

Written by on October 26, 2014 in eBooks with 0 Comments

We’re so blessed that His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Nobel Peace Laureate and the world’s most revered spiritual leader, who only ever describes himself as “a simple monk”, has spoken at so many of our events, riveting and delighting audiences time and again with his humour, wisdom and compassion. In all his conference appearances, the […]

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Hardwired humans – successful leadership using human instincts by Andrew O’Keeffe

Hardwired humans – successful leadership using human instincts by Andrew O’Keeffe

Written by on September 11, 2014 in Speaker Papers

Our natural behaviours—behaviours that come as part of being human—have significant implications for our workplace experiences. There’s a suite of behaviours that come with being born human. From the long journey of human history we have only recently popped up in offices and factories. We are designed for a different habitat than that in which […]

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Extraordinary speakers – Mind & Its Potential 2014

Extraordinary speakers – Mind & Its Potential 2014

Written by on August 11, 2014 in eBooks

If you’ve attended any of our events, you’ll understand their appeal. For every conference, we work hard at putting together a program designed to facilitate exploration of and discussion about the things that matter most to YOU – how to be happier, how to find meaning in your life, how to be more creative, how […]

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Don’t miss Mind & Its Potential 2014!

Don’t miss Mind & Its Potential 2014!

Written by on July 22, 2014 in Featured Videos with 0 Comments

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Dr Jeffrey M Schwartz ‘You are not your brain’ at Mind & Its Potential 2011

Dr Jeffrey M Schwartz ‘You are not your brain’ at Mind & Its Potential 2011

Written by on July 22, 2014 in Featured Videos with 0 Comments

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Lessons from our evolutionary past with Dr Jane Goodall at Happiness & Its Causes 2011

Lessons from our evolutionary past with Dr Jane Goodall at Happiness & Its Causes 2011

Written by on July 22, 2014 in Featured Videos with 0 Comments

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8 things you should know about memory

8 things you should know about memory

Most of us take our memory for granted. And yet without this amazing faculty by which our mind stores and remembers information including past experiences, skills, and previously learned facts – or as Oscar Wilde said, “this diary that we all carry about with us” – we’re utterly unable to function in the world. Everything […]

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Michael Leunig ‘Short notes from the long history of happiness’ at Happiness & Its Causes 2013

Michael Leunig ‘Short notes from the long history of happiness’ at Happiness & Its Causes 2013

Written by on May 26, 2014 in Featured Videos with 0 Comments

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