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DNA is not destiny? Well, duh

causes of cancer, as for other major chronic diseases, are overwhelmingly preventable. ... and an even higher majority of other chronic diseases.
October 2019

Immunization is everyone's issue

Vaccination is an important part of preventive care, especially for patients with chronic diseases, yet adult immunization rates in the U.S. ... This can have both direct and indirect effects on people that have these chronic diseases.
October 2019

Rapid demise

Prognosis is much more challenging for patients in the end stages of chronic diseases like congestive heart failure, emphysema and dementia, which is the condition that Anderson was reported to have.
October 2019

Saving money with limos

Emanuel explained to MGMA attendees. He has a lot of plans for saving money in health care, most revolving around the creation of comprehensive medical homes for patients with chronic diseases.
October 2019

Elements of chronic pain are often overlooked

Pain, and I mean here chronic pain, has certain characteristics which are shared with many other chronic diseases. ... Often, medicines for chronic pain [as for other conditions] don’t work that well. •
October 2019

Cancer and Random Genes: Fortune Favors the Prepared

behind, andthat some populations around the world get much less cancer, as well as other chronic diseases, not because of genetic advantage, but because of lifestyle advantage, mediated by culture. ... into less cancer along with other chronic diseases,
October 2019

Sat-fat bait and switch

There is some evidence that butter, per se, may increase the risk for some chronic diseases but not others. ... foods in sensible and time-honored combinations, are associated with longevity, vitality, and the avoidance of all chronic diseases.
October 2019

Slowing the revolving door of readmissions

Severity of illness. Certain chronic conditions, such as congestive heart failure (CHF) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), when in their advanced stages, are very labile and prone to exacerbations. ... By their very nature chronic diseases
October 2019

QD: News Every Day--Fitness in mid-life means fewer diseases in old age

QD: News Every Day--Fitness in mid-life means fewer diseases in old age. ... percent reduction in the incidence of chronic diseases at ages 65 and older.
October 2019

QD: News Every Day--Drug adherence can save patients thousands in later acute care

Patients who follow their prescribed medications for chronic diseases spend far less on later acute care, reports a study. ... Almost half of all Americans, approximately 133 million people, have at least one chronic disease.
October 2019

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