James Miller

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James Miller is Vice President, Partner Relationships for Sharecare and is responsible for the development, integration and ongoing engagement of strategic content partners on the Sharecare platform.

James has spent his professional career in the healthcare and life sciences industries. He was a principal in Standing Stone Partners, a full service creative, communications and strategic consulting firm serving early and mid-stage healthcare, medical device and biotech companies. Prior to Standing Stone, James was Vice President and General Manager of a leading San Francisco Bay area video, animation and multimedia company specializing in creating high end patient and clinical professional programming.

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    What are appropriate use criteria in cardiovascular medicine?

    Medical professionals within cardiovascular medicine are guided by standards in the field called appropriate use criteria, which describe best practices for conducting tests and performing procedures. Appropriate use criteria are detailed recommendations that are developed and reviewed by the w...Read More
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    Is a family doctor an expert in heart health?

    Family doctors are experts in general medicine, a broad specialty that includes issues related to the heart. Your family doctor can give you guidelines for keeping your heart healthy by eating a nutritious diet, exercising regularly, stress reduction and other strategies.
    Monitoring your cholesterol...Read More
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    3 Workouts for a Healthy Heart

    Regular exercise can lower your risk of diabetes, stroke, depression and obesity, and it’s very beneficial for your heart, too. According to the U.S. Surgeon General’s Report on Physical Activity and Health, people who are sedentary are twice as likely to develop heart disease than those people who get

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    How does the Sharecare App’s voice analysis work?

    The technology looks for stress-patterns in your voice while you speak on the phone. These so-called fractal patterns are associated with certain brain signals. Then, all that information is analyzed and organized into six types of stress: nervousness, discomfort, anxiety, worry, irritation and impatience, across...Read More
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    What are two of the best stress-reducers?

    Two of my favorite stress-reducers are laughing and meditation. Laughing, which reduces anxiety, tension, and stress, can make you between 1.7 to eight years younger.

    With meditation, there's a multiple payoff. Meditation helps maintain your brain cells and preserve memory-related functions, and...Read More
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    What are the three categories of stress?

    In general, life's stressors can be grouped into three categories, which all have different implications for your life and for your health. Typically, the first kind of stress does its part to wear us down and fatigue us but really won't be all that harmful healthwise. The last two kinds of stress...Read More
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    How can I use visualization to relieve stress?

    Everyone can benefit from using the techniques of visualization and guided imagery to bring the mind and body into better balance.

    Using your imagination, you can visualize a place where you feel relaxed, such as the beach or other natural area. It's a bit like daydreaming, but sustaining that...Read More
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    How can owning a pet help my heart?

    Your family pet can be good for your heart and health. That’s the word from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Pet ownership, the CDC says, can reduce your:
    • cholesterol levels
    • blood pressure
    • triglyceride levels
    The CDC also highlights the stress-busting perks of...Read More
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    What is more important for heart health, diet or exercise?

    When it comes to heart health, diet and exercise are equally important. In this video, Ben Cohen, MD, a cardiologist at West Hills Hospital, describes the many benefits of exercise for general as well as cardiac health. Read More
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    If you're looking into teeth whitening to brighten your smile, you want to be sure it's a safe procedure. Dr. Oz says you should ask these questions... View Video
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    Your taste buds may enjoy red wine, but your teeth tell another story.  

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    The rickety table is an excellent exercise that can strengthen more than just your back. It can strengthen your arms and butt as well. Watch this video... View Video
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    What are the benefits of fitness trackers?

    Digital fitness tracking devices come in a wide range of colors, shapes and functionality. These wearable digital devices track many things, including distance covered in a walk, run or hike, and your target heart rate during intense workouts. Using a personal fitness tracking device will make you...Read More