Pharmacist Doug: Health Predictions For 2018

Pharmacist Doug is looking at predictions he has found for the new year.

Sometimes Pharmacist Doug takes a break from health and wellness to have a little fun with trivia. Today, Pharmacist Doug is looking at predictions he has found for the new year. 

  • The market for human organs will boom and some countries around the globe may even legalize the buying and selling of body parts. (Film/Novel - Never Let Me Go)
  • Personalized Medicine, which uses DNA and other personal data, to set a patient on a course of super health.
  • Because of the global demand for animal protein, there is a surge in edible insect consumption.
  • Society questions the role of higher education partially due to technological advancements offering instant knowledge and availability of free online university courses. (Google, edX(Harvard, MIT, UT), The Open University, Coursera)

Do you have a Question for Doug? Email him at mypharmacistdoug@gmail.com or find him on Facebook at Pharmacist Doug.

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references; Opinion: 18 Predictions for 2018 and beyond, PBS News Hour 01052018, by Vifram Mansharamani, Our Top Health Care Predictions for 2018, www.rodhochmanmd.org, by Rod Hochman, EntoMarket at edibleinsects.com 


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