…elf-doubt? — Susan Ng
The voice of self-doubt shows up EVERY SINGLE DAY, and I see it as an ally. Self-doubt reflects love and curiosity, and what I truly and deeply care about. If I’m asking “Am I really an artist?” or “Can I really do that?” or “Am I ready to get on stage?” chances are, it’s exactly what I must do. When I look at anything meaningful I’ve ever done, there’s always an ocean of self-doubt that requ…
Beyond that, one of the most stigmatized of all topics is medication, even though it should not be. If you are taking a medication it can be hard to find feedback outside of direct interactions with your doctors. What Thomas Goetz is doing here with his company Iodine is a real revolution in building community around medication. Iodine has built a community of over 100,000 people so far, which are sharing and collaborating around how different medications work for them, what causes what side effects, and more. They are then using this data to help you find better medication options, and faster, so that you don’t waste time and can find the right treatment for you.
…hology or otherwise, to help you without a good understanding of your medical history and data. So, we’ve invested in the talented Noga Leviner and her Picnic Health, which is a complete revolution in patient-centric medical records. You sign up, tell them all of your doctors, and they literally go and find all of your medical records for you and put them into one amazingly well designed interface so that you can have them, and your doctors can have a complete picture of your health over your lifetime. It’s a breakthrough.