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Primary Care Providers and Prediabetes: Recognizing the Risk 

Findings from a recent survey of over 140 primary care providers (PCPs) suggest that few of them know when to screen patients for prediabetesIn a recent study conducted by Eva Tseng, MD, from Johns Hopkins University, found that only 6% of the 140 PCPs surveyed, correctly identified 11 risk factors for prediabetes that should prompt further screening per the guidelines of the American Diabetes Association (ADA) ...


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Reduced Cognitive Decline Associated with a Healthy Diet

A recent observational study showed an association between a healthy diet that corresponds to current guidelines for healthy eating, and a reduction in cognitive decline, in a population group that included those at high risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that 35.6 million people worldwide suffer from cognitive decline. ..
 

Motivating Patients for Continually Improved Outcomes
Drs. Kirti Salunkhe and Christopher Keroack

In this third and final podcast series on managing obesity, Dr Kirti Salunkhe and Dr Christopher Keroack discuss weight re-gain and how to motivate patients to help improve their outcomes. Often it's the patients' state of mind that can determine whether or not they adhere to a diet and exercise plan...   
 

NEW! Complimentary Continuing Medical Education (CME)
Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine (AIHM)

Integrative Pain Management
Robert Alan Bonakdar, MD
Credits Offered: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
 
Learning Objectives:
  • Assess the current state of pain management in the US including areas of need
  • Explain the evidence for integrative pain management
  • Summarize how integrative options can be incorporated to improve pain care
To successfully earn credit, participants must review the content and complete the activity evaluation, followed by the post-test online during the subscription period
 
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*All CE is complimentary to registered MHICN users

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