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BLOG: Patient financing also can be used as a marketing tool

August 3, 2015

I speak with health care practices on a regular basis. During these conversations, physicians usually ask a range of questions to help determine whether they should incorporate third-party patient financing into their practice.

Here are some of the most frequently discussed topics to give a better understanding of third-party patient financing and how it can benefit practices and patients.

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Potassium iodide may reduce congenital anomaly risk in pregnant women with Graves’ disease

August 3, 2015
The incidence of congenital anomaly may be reduced by substituting potassium iodide for methimazole to control Graves’ disease during the first trimester of…

Takeda: Study revealed no increased bladder cancer risk with Actos

August 2, 2015
Results of the Pan European Multi-Database Bladder Cancer Risk Characterization Study, a multi-database retrospective matched cohort study for pioglitazone containing…

Treat and Reduce Obesity Act gaining momentum

August 1, 2015
More than 100 members in the House of Representatives and 10 members of the Senate are supporting the Treat and Reduce Obesity Act, according to a press release from the…
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Top 5 online endocrine stories from July

July 31, 2015
Endocrine Today put together a compilation of the five news stories most viewed from July 2015 to keep you abreast of the current hot topics in endocrinology. …
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Low- and No-Calorie Sweeteners in Weight Management: What Do You Need to Know?

This activity is supported by an educational grant from the American Beverage Association.

The use of low- and no-calorie sweeteners continues to grow as consumers continue to purchase foods and beverages…
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VIDEO: War on diabetes continues since founding in 1940

VIDEO: War on diabetes continues since founding in 1940

June 12, 2015
BOSTON — Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD, discusses the war on diabetes declared in 1940 after an alarming 750,000…
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Assessing Cornerstones for Successful Weight Loss

Assessing Cornerstones for Successful Weight Loss: Building a Foundation that Really Works

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Takeda Pharmaceuticals International, Inc., US Region and Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc.

Obesity has increased dramatically in the past 2 decades and is now considered a health care epidemic in the United…
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