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CMS demo aims to help seniors stay healthy, independent

CMS is partnering with private companies to address multiple health risk factors that contribute to senior's chronic diseases. ... that contribute to chronic diseases.
October 2008

The last nail in the coffin for multivitamins

Other antioxidants, folic acid and B vitamins, and multivitamin and mineral supplements are ineffective for preventing mortality or morbidity due to major chronic diseases. ... Their conclusion: The message is simple: Most supplements do not prevent
January 2020

In absence of medical home, routine care migrates to specialists

The findings strengthen the case for the medical home model of care, the authors continue, where greater efficiencies are achieved by having PCPs handle routine follow-up of chronic diseases and
January 2020

QD: News Every Day--Women who drink moderately, regularly may age better

higher chance of successful ageing, defined as being free of 11 major chronic diseases and having no major cognitive, physical or mental health limitations at age 70.
January 2020

The fountain of youth, where no one drinks

We have known for decades the modifiable, root causes of premature death and chronic disease. ... Chronic diseases that would have occurred, don't, at least 8 times in 10.
January 2020

Finesse required to treat anxiety in the elderly

But when does worry become anxiety? And how can internists not only manage chronic diseases but also ensure that patients are able to care for themselves? ... For example, rapid heartbeat may be a symptom of hyperthyroidism. But the symptoms of the
January 2013

Medical talks in India, part 1

hospitals. In our discussions, I learned that chronic diseases are increasing in India and that they have the same variety of disease as we do, except they see very different infectious ... diseases. The residents work very hard and have incredible
January 2020

Misusing medical technology and escalating the cost of health care

A good PCP, like this one, coordinates the care of his or her patients with chronic illnesses and in so doing avoids excess referrals, tests, procedures and hospitalizations along with unneeded
January 2020

Baloney, bushes and the bird in hand

And for our purposes, we already knew how to prevent 80% of all premature deaths and the chronic diseases propagating them by modifying just 3 things: what we do each day ... We have not eliminated 80% of chronic disease, or all but eradicated obesity.
January 2020

Muddled guidance at menopause

I regret to say that, accordingly, the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) is poised to muddle the management of symptoms, and chronic disease risk at menopause. ... How did a mix of benefits and harms, no overall mortality difference,
January 2020

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