May is here with the hint of warmer weather (even in Chicago!) and the hope of an outdoor escape, or perhaps even plans for summer vacation! If you're like me, this likely includes settling down with a good book wherever you…continue reading →
Well, it’s nearly May and as everyone in Chicago knows, brutal winters finally come to an end (although this one was relatively mild), the grass greens up and the trees begin to sprout their foliage. As people plan their summer…continue reading →
On March 23rd of this year, the Affordable Care Act dubbed “Obamacare” reached its sixth year as the law of the land. From the laughably long waits to sign up, and the whiz kids from silicon valley who rescued the…continue reading →
If you’re wondering why Theranos’ results are yet the subject of debate, let’s start with three questions: Does Elizabeth Holmes’ technology actually work (i.e. where is the science / proof)? Does Theranos still hold the promise of a $9 billion…continue reading →
One of the most frustrating things as an investor is to watch gains evaporate before your eyes. Even more troubling is when those gains evaporate rapidly — as in overnight — and become losses. This was the case recently with…continue reading →
Sometimes we fail to deliver better healthcare, not because a treatment doesn’t exist or science can’t develop one, but because it can’t survive the logistics of access, delivery, and sustainability. Good business is investing in activities that can achieve both... In Sickness and Wealth... as we explore innovative companies and how they deliver value.
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