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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Lisa Druxman

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Can wearable fitness devices lower healthcare costs?

Wearable devices are used in UnitedHealthcare's wellness programs, which cover about 120,000 people in more than 40 states. | Photo by robin_mosports via Flickr

October 14, 2016 - 10:08am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Doc, doc, who's there? A physician making house calls

Dr. Jeremy Gabrysch, founder and CEO of Austin-based Remedy Urgent Care, plays the patient during a recent house call. Photo courtesy of Remedy Urgent Care.

September 28, 2016 - 12:51pm

Zika strains nation's blood-collection industry

The aedes aegypti mosquito is the primary carrier of the Zika virus. Its breeding range covers much of the Southern U.S.

Photo courtesy of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

August 12, 2016 - 5:03pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Melinda Garvey

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San Antonio doc says cancer ‘moonshot’ must tap new biotech, pharma

Dr. Anthony Tolcher is director of clinical research at San Antonio-based South Texas Accelerated Research Therapeutics (START), a global leader in Phase I medical oncology.

June 2, 2016 - 2:56pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Benjamin Hertzog

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