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Medicare fraud takedown: A closer look

Medicare fraud takedown: A closer look
June 30, 2015

From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh on the minds of today’s physicians and health care executives.

As the saying goes, “The more things change, the more they stay the same.”

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Early dialysis treatment improves health outcomes after natural disasters

June 30, 2015
Receiving dialysis treatment prior to regularly scheduled visits significantly lowered end-stage renal failure patients’ risk of ED visits and hospitalizations…
Olga Gupta In the Journals

Pet ownership may improve diabetes self-care in adolescents

June 30, 2015
Pet ownership can have a beneficial effect on adolescents with type 1 diabetes, with younger children in particular having improved glycemic control after several months…
In the Journals

No seasonal variation in 25-(OH)D levels found for primary hyperparathyroidism

June 30, 2015
Primary hyperparathyroidism disease severity and seasonal variation in serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels were not apparent in the northeastern United States, according to…
Medicare fraud takedown: A closer look Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

Medicare fraud takedown: A closer look

June 30, 2015
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh…
In the Journals

Early dialysis treatment improves health outcomes after natural disasters

June 30, 2015
Receiving dialysis treatment prior to regularly scheduled visits significantly lowered end-stage renal failure patients’ risk of ED visits and…
Olga Gupta In the Journals

Pet ownership may improve diabetes self-care in adolescents

June 30, 2015
Pet ownership can have a beneficial effect on adolescents with type 1 diabetes, with younger children in particular having improved glycemic control…
In the Journals

No seasonal variation in 25-(OH)D levels found for primary hyperparathyroidism

June 30, 2015
Primary hyperparathyroidism disease severity and seasonal variation in serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels were not apparent in the northeastern United…
Catherine Duggan In the Journals

Combined weight loss, vitamin D reduces inflammation in cancer

June 30, 2015
Weight loss combined with vitamin D supplementation has a greater effect on reducing chronic inflammation than weight loss alone in postmenopausal…
In the Journals

Surgery benefits patients with renal disease, primary hyperparathyroidism

June 29, 2015
In patients with coexisting primary hyperparathyroidism and renal disease, parathyroidectomy stopped the progression of renal function deterioration…
In the Journals

Rates of insurance coverage increase due to same-sex marriage laws

June 29, 2015
Marriage equality laws were associated with increases in employer-sponsored health insurance and reductions in state-funded Medicaid assistance for…
David Simmons In the Journals

Gestational diabetes risk decreased with healthy eating intervention

June 29, 2015
Less gestational weight gain and lower fasting glucose were found with a healthy eating intervention, according to recent study findings published in…

ADA marks 75 years with timeline of highlights

June 28, 2015
It was 1940 when a group of 26 physicians formed the American Diabetes Association to address the increasing incidence of diabetes, with professional…
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Insulin patch promising in animal models

June 27, 2015
A new insulin patch, developed by the University of North Carolina and NC State, revealed promising results in a mouse model to lower blood glucose…
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