Patients Have Power!
By Clara Health
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Lilly Stairs and Aaron Jun, Heads of Patient Advocacy and Marketing respectively at Clara Health, are joined by patient advocates, healthcare professionals, and more in wide-ranging discussions about healthcare health journeys in the 21st century.
||CleanOne - "She has Crohn's disease, and she's pretty rad!"||When we were planning out the Patients Have Power! podcast, there was one name kept popping up as the perfect first guest to have visit Clara Studios. So you can imagine that we were absolutely thrilled that Amanda found time in her busy...||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTwo - Kelby and the Worst Roommate Ever||Kelby joins Lilly to chat about her diagnosis and health journeys, and how living with a chronic condition is just like having a horrible roommate.||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThree - "I haven't looked at my steps yet...but I've taken quite a few!"||Lilly heads to Vegas to attend the first-ever Crohn's and Colitis Congress. Along the way, she interviewed the ever-inspirational Brooke Abbott (crazycreolemommy.com) about advocacy, mothering, and a busy life with a chronic condition.||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFour - "Ya can't teach compassion."||@WheezyNurse - aka Amber - sits with Lilly to discuss the importance of patient-centricity and compassion in the world of healthcare, and especially in nursing.||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFive - Lilly and Aaron, Live at CC Congress||Another interview from Lilly's trip out to the lights, glitz, and glamor of Las Vegas. Aaron Blocker chats with Lilly about his health journey and how that led to a life in advocacy.||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSix - "I can't tell you how many parking lots I've cried in."||Rebecca Black opens up about her journey through misdiagnoses, parking lot cry sessions, and learning to grow empowered in her advocacy.||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeven - "I cannot afford to go back."||Aaron Jun - Head of Marketing at Clara Health - joins the pod for the first time to chat with Lilly about the incredible financial demands placed on patients.||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEight - "I get to be the first one."||Ali Feller - also known as Ali On The Run - joins Lilly to chat about her marathoning and her own amazing podcast, the ways in which her Crohn's and colitis have impacted her life, and how her diagnosis at the age of seven ruined a family vacation.||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode Nine - "Everyone will tell you to eat kale."||Wherein Lilly and Aaron chat about the exciting new therapies going into trials that focus on methods beyond drugs, such as stem cell and fecal transplants, and diet and lifestyle changes. Also: How stem cells are like Minions, the struggles of...||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode Ten - "Our Voice Is Our Voice."||Adi speaks to Lilly about taking a year off to fight a brain tumor with a clinical trial, multiple specialists, and a surgery on his brain...while he was still awake!||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTwelve - "Welcome to Thirty."||Erika's self-diagnosis journey||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThirteen - Guinea Pigs, Backstreet Boys, Orgasms, Oh My!||In which we answer common questions about clinical trials||5/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEleven - "I was, like...Are you kidding me?"||Aaron and Lilly catch up over a glass (or two) of wine||5/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Listened to the first episode and I'm hooked! It's so great to hear such honest stories being told by patients :)
I love the more fun and casual style, that's definitely something that's been missing from content in the healthcare space.