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QD: News Every Day--Satisfied patients use more care, but also have more mortality

The association between higher patient satisfaction and mortality remained significant when researchers excluded patients with poor self-rated health and three or more chronic diseases (aHR, 1.44; 95% CI,
October 2020

Whole body screening may harm people with illness and disability

I'll be staying close to home for Thanksgiving. But if I did have plans to travel by airplane for the holiday, I think I'd be apprehensive a...
October 2020

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
October 2020

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?
October 2020

Fixing the system to fight burnout

The initiative uses the example of a practice that treats 1,000 patients with chronic diseases who each take 5 medications.
November 2016

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.
October 2020

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
October 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.
October 2020

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
October 2020

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,
October 2020

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