Search results for "Chronic Diseases"

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Fish tales and prostate cancer

But while cancer, like other chronic diseases, can be propagated by inflammation, it also involves a rogue cell or cell colony escaping the immune system's constant police work. ... David L. Katz, MD, FACP, MPH, FACPM, is an internationally renowned
January 2021

Asthma treatment used for chronic sinus infections

What many people may not be aware of is that such nebulizer treatments can also potentially be used for chronic sinus infections. ... Nebulized bacitracin/colimycin: a treatment option in recalcitrant chronic rhinosinusitis with Staphylococcus aureus?
January 2021

Excessive consults stem from lack of time for primary care

The pressure to see patients every 15 minutes does not leave much time to work complex diagnoses or manage chronic diseases. ... Further, patients often have multiple problems or chronic diseases, and so are often referred to multiple consultants, a
October 2009

Compression of disability should be everyone's health goal

How do we do that? Unfortunately, some people develop chronic diseases that we do not know how to prevent. ... However, any physician will tell you that much chronic disease develops because of lifestyle choices.
January 2021

QD: News Every Day--2 definitions may help treat Gulf War veterans with multisymptom illnesses

Two existing definitions of chronic multisymptom illness (CMI) should be used to guide research and treatment, the Institute of Medicine said. ... But a wide variation in symptoms, overlap with symptoms from other diseases and conditions, and a lack of
January 2021

Preventive care still on during COVID-19

Which chronic conditions remain poorly managed? How are they going to reach those medically vulnerable patients who are still reluctant to cross their office thresholds? ... 4 by JAMA Network Open. Along with not getting recommended vaccines and
November 2020

For your health, generalists have great lasting value

We also need a generalist when we have several chronic diseases, and many patients fit that description.
January 2021

Separation of church and plate

Let us, indeed, let kids be kids, which should certainly include avoiding nasty chronic diseases formerly limited to mid-life and beyond. ... David L. Katz, MD, FACP, MPH, FACPM, is an internationally renowned authority on nutrition, weight management,
January 2021

Gun control and numerical nonsense

More than one million people die prematurely in the U.S. every year, and more than 80% of those premature deaths are due to chronic diseases. ... Since my day job is focused on the leading causes of death in modern society, cardiometabolic diseases, I
January 2021

QD: News Every Day--Doctors, patients wish they knew each other better

The gap might be explained by doctors thinking of their overall effectiveness with all of their patients, including those with chronic pain conditions that are difficult to diagnose and treat, and
January 2021

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