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Sugar, on a slippery slope

Finding effective ways to reduce ambient sugar intake is not only warranted, but rather urgent, as we confront epidemics of obesity, diabetes and associated chronic diseases. ... The root cause of most diabetes and much other chronic disease is obesity,
January 2020

Was granny sent home from the hospital too soon?

I counsel families that when we are sending their relative home, particularly when they suffer from chronic diseases or other incurable conditions, that we do so based on what I and
January 2020

The case for prevention: saving more dollars by making more sense

The costs of disability attached to chronic diseases are then compounded by the costs of chronic treatment. ... And, in fact, the better we get at preventing death despite chronic disease, cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes and its complications,
January 2020

Amidst the cacophony, cancer counsel you can trust

We see it reach its fullest potential in the world's Blue Zones, where people routinely live to 100; don't get chronic diseases, including cancer, very often; and enjoy the
January 2020

Intertwining patients in their care management

As a medical resident, John O. Moore, MD, PhD, was frustrated by the lack of opportunity to help his patients manage their chronic diseases between office visits. ... That is why there is such a disconnect between medical recommendations and actual
March 2015

The family dinner

Sustainability is, rightly, a consideration in dietary guidance. Climate change may now be so salient a menace to humanity that the infamous imperium of chronic diseases may need to surrender to ... combinations. A more plant-based, and less
January 2020

Putting sugar on trial

They note that excess calories from any source can lead to weight gain, and excess body fat can increase the risk of most chronic diseases. ... Katz, MD, FACP, MPH, FACPM, is an internationally renowned authority on nutrition, weight management, and the
January 2020

ACP President: Not Enough Americans Have Been Vaccinated Against H1N1 Flu

Dr. Stubbs: For the seasonal flu, young women, pregnant women, those with chronic diseases, and people over age 65 are the main targets. ... For H1N1, pregnant women, children and young adults under the age of 25, those with chronic diseases between the
January 2020

Feds plans to eliminate doctors from the prescribing loop

After all, as our nation gets older (and more overweight), chronic diseases are going to be main issue in health care. ... heartburn. However, what the FDA is talking about are medications to treat chronic diseases like asthma, high blood pressure, high
January 2020

Can we unmuddle mammography?

The evidence is strong that optimal lifestyle practices can slash risk for all major chronic diseases, cancer included. ... David L. Katz, MD, FACP, MPH, FACPM, is an internationally renowned authority on nutrition, weight management, and the prevention
January 2020

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