Population health discussions often revolve around breaking the chain of illness by focusing on wellness. Many innovations in patient wellness are being driven by entrepreneurs and startups. One such entrepreneur is Farnoosh Brock. She recently served as a judge at Triangle Startup Weekend Health where we caught up on her entrepreneurial journey that led her to her founding her company Prolific Living.
To drop in on specific parts of our conversation, refer to the time stamp below:
[00:43] Introduction to Farnoosh Brock
[01:30] Judge for Triangle Startup Weekend
[02:40] Holistic Health
[03:02] Wellness concepts
[04:02] “Too busy to be well?”
[04:50] “If you don’t make time for wellness now, you’ll need to make time for illness later.”
[05:58] Look at your life – What can you eliminate?
[07:00] Transition from corporate world
[09:10] Publishing “The Health Juicers Bible”
[10:00] Building an online community
[11:10] BlogWorld (Now NMX – New Media Expo)
[13:35] Engaging with online community
[15:08] Relationships were key to building online business
[16:45] Dealing with patient/health questions
[20:00] Victim mentality helps no one.
[22:18] Positive thinking and health outlook
[24:00] Love yourself first
[24:45] Social Media Tip: Dr. Gia Sison “Responsible Tweeting”
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