What Does the Future of American Healthcare Look Like?

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I think the future of medicine is going to go probably in more than one direction. Certainly there will be a continued development of technological medicine, and I think some aspects of that will be great. I think the work in genomics and particularly in being able to individualize treatment based on genetic individuality, that's an area of tremendous promise.

You know targeted therapies, and preventive strategies as well, maybe certain genomes are going to respond to a low fat diet others aren't. That's something very useful to know but I really do see integrative medicine as becoming a main stream in the future. It really is, it offers the promise of lowering health care cost both by its intention to lifestyle and by bringing lower cost treatments into the mainstream that don't depend on expensive technology.

So I really, I see this as a big area of development.