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Collaborations between PCPs, community, needed to tackle obesity epidemic

Collaborations between PCPs, community, needed to tackle obesity epidemic
January 15, 2018
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New guideline widens hypertension definition, incorporates CV risk

Cardiology Today, January 2018
A newly released, long-awaited guideline published by the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology and nine other societies has expanded the…
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Chemotherapy use declines in early-stage breast cancer

January 14, 2018
The use and recommendation of chemotherapy for women with both node-negative and node-positive early-stage breast cancer has declined in recent years, according to…
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One in three patients with type 2 diabetes fail to take medication

January 11, 2018
One-third of patients with type 2 diabetes prescribed metformin do not take their recommended doses, possibly because of adverse events related to the medication…
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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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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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