Thursday, March 21, 2024 – Episode 1349

Thursday, March 21, 2024 - Episode 1349
By: Dave Feldman

The Role of Citizen Science in Understanding Lipedema

  • Embark on a fascinating journey through an excerpt from a presentation delivered by Dave Feldman at the Heart 2 Heart virtual event, held from March 31 to April 2, 2023.
  • Dave, a seasoned business developer and software engineer, embarked on a remarkable exploration of cholesterol dynamics following a personal experience with elevated cholesterol levels while adopting a low-carb, high-fat diet.
  • Driven by curiosity, Dave observed intriguing parallels between the lipid system and software networks, prompting him to delve into self-experimentation.
  • In this captivating segment, Dave elucidates the invaluable contributions of citizen scientists and self-experimentation in advancing our understanding of complex phenomena like lipedema.
  • By advocating for a collaborative approach to scientific inquiry, Dave empowers individuals to harness their innate curiosity and contribute to the ever-expanding body of knowledge surrounding lipedema, highlighting the notion that each of us possesses the potential to make meaningful scientific discoveries.