Disease Management Digest, October 6, 2011 Disease Management Digest
October 6, 2011 Volume VIII, Issue 13

  1. CDC Takes New Steps to Combat Childhood Obesity

  2. Connecticut Has Second Highest Incidence of Breast Cancer Nationally

  3. New Chart: Top Targets for Health Plan Medication Adherence Programs

  4. Can Doctor-Patient Encounters Lower Blood Glucose Levels in Diabetics?

  5. Chronic Kidney Disease Complications Occur Earlier in Children

  6. Q&A: How is the PAM Used in Measuring Activation at Pre- and Post-Intervention Points?
    (open access until October 12.)

  7. Blood Tests May Detect Alzheimer's Progression Pace

  8. Diabetics' Coronary Calcium Levels Linked to Heart Attack Risk

  9. HealthSounds Podcast: Identifying Functional Decline in Chronic Care Patients To Reduce Preventable Healthcare Utilization

  10. More Than 1 in 10 Parents Use Alternative Vaccination Schedule

  11. Less is More When it Comes to Healthcare

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