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Preventive measures may help reduce CVD risk in younger women

February 21, 2019
In the Journals

Awareness of increased CVD risk low among patients with RA

February 20, 2019
A vast majority of patients with rheumatoid arthritis were unaware of an association between the disease and the development of CVD, according to data published in…
In the Journals

Sedentary lifestyle increases risk for CVD in older women

February 19, 2019
Older women who were sedentary for long periods of time throughout the day had an increased risk for CVD, according to a study published in Circulation. “Higher…
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E-cigarette use rises among patients with cancer

February 18, 2019
Rates of electronic cigarette use among patients with cancer have risen over the past several years as rates of conventional smoking have remained steady, according to…
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Validating Health Literacy and Numeracy Measures in Minority Groups

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Spring 2017, Volume 1 Issue 2
Validation studies of existing health literacy or numeracy tools among racial/ethnic minorities are limited. This study…
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Brief ReportOpen Access

The Stoplight Method: A Qualitative Approach for Health Literacy Research

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Spring 2017, Volume 1 Issue 2
The Stoplight Feedback Toolkit was developed to engage patients with low health literacy in qualitative research, to…
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