Bill & Melinda Gates: Changing the Future of Lyme

Bill Gates: Microsoft co-founder,  philanthropist, and Lyme Disease diagnostic testing enthusiast. Previously, on the Peer Health blog, we’ve talked about the need for a proper test for Lyme Disease detection. It seems that Bill and Melinda Gates share these concerns, as they’ve just donated over $1 million to, Ceres Nanosciences, a technology company attempting to this…

The Link Between Smog & Blood Sugar Disorders

If you’ve ever visited Los Angeles, then you’ve probably been introduced to the infamous fog.  Beginning in the 1950’s and 60’s Los Angeles residents have breathed some of the dirtiest air in the world. Change finally began to occur when the Clean Air Act of the 1970’s was enacted, but Los Angeles still has some…

Chewy, Fudgy, Gluten Free Chocolate Cookies

Whether you are single or in a relationship, there is no better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with some chocolate. So, for this month’s gluten-free recipe, we decided to take on these chewy, fudgy chocolate cookies. Before we get to the fun part, though, it’s always important to revisit why those who may suffer…

The Power of Person-Centric Care

Brigitte Piniewski, MD is a Healthcare executive with industry experience from all angles: she spent years as a front-line clinician, a population health executive, researcher, author and strategic partnerships lead. She has long respected the value of crowd health experiences to accurately and uniquely inform best practices. Sam was a typical dad with three teenagers…