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Warning on medication confusion, recalls due to sterility

Alirocumab (Praluent) injection to treat heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia or clinical atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease in addition to diet and maximally tolerated statin therapy.
October 2015

Allergist offers answers for internists' practice encounters

The biggest risk factor for fatal food-induced anaphylaxis is “asthma, asthma, asthma,” Dr. ... Exercise-induced anaphylaxis is associated with food allergy, especially to wheat, in 30% of cases, Dr.
June 2010

Calculating risk for cholesterol drugs

The various guidelines and recommendations concur in several key areas, including the importance of emphasizing better diet and other nondrug lifestyle changes, the benefits of statins, and the need for frank
November 2015

A light breakfast

Brook, MD, took the stage. As a solution to the obesity epidemic, he advocated decreasing the availability of the food supply. ... He had similarly harsh prescriptions for practitioners of general internal medicine--think procedures and meds instead of
January 2021

Ode to olive oil

The health effects of virtually any food will depend on its specific preparation; the dose; what it is replacing; and its situation in the balance of the overall diet. ... Diet is also of profound importance to pleasure, leaving us all to choose the
January 2021

Start with bloodwork to diagnose anemia

Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) and NHANES III suggest that anemia affects 2% of men, 9% to 12% of non-Hispanic white women, up to 22%
March 2013

Influenza featured at infectious disease meeting

A summary of approvals, recalls, warnings and alerts digested by ACP Internist from the Food and Drug Administration's alerts.
January 2010

Well-being assessment considers more than physical health

For example, ZIP codes only a few miles away from each other had an 18-year difference in life expectancy, with residents in poorer areas lacking in healthy food options, safe ... Rebecca J. Kurth, MD, FACP, an internist in New York City, focuses on 4
October 2016

Obesity, be dammed!

We need healthful foods in reasonable quantities to constitute our diets once again. ... First, no one is in charge of everything: food marketing, farm subsidies, sin taxes, school programming, school food, nutrition labeling, worksite wellness,
January 2021

Moving toward effective physical activity counseling

A patient's diet typically plays a much bigger role in weight loss than activity, which plays a more important part during the weight maintenance phase, Dr. ... If you have a liquid diet or bariatric surgery or something where people are losing a lot of
February 2017

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