Chronic Care News
Bariatric surgery plus intensive medical therapy superior to intensive therapy alone.
Educational Campaign Launched to Increase Awareness of Link Between Cardiovascular Disease and Type 2 Diabetes
Two of 3 adults with type 2 diabetes do not know that heart disease is the number 1 of killer of individuals with the disease.
Omega-3 fatty acids may help fight asthma.
Individuals with diabetes have a higher risk of developing an eating disorder.
Low levels of protein in individuals with asthma, identified as an epithelial-derived smooth muscle-relaxing factor.
Technique may improve wound healing and reduce health care costs.
Call to action for the implementation of evidence-based medicine.
Prevention and treatment recommendations on diabetic neuropathy for primary care providers.
Need for insulin therapy may be an independent factor affecting AF-related stroke/systemic embolism occurrence.
Cognitive tests and fMRI scans help identify whether patients will respond to antidepressant therapy.
The Educated Patient
Diabetic retinopathy causes more losses of vision worldwide than any other eye disease, affecting 33% of the 285 million individuals suffering from diabetes.
Head lice are 6-legged insects about the size of a sesame seed that cling to the scalp and neck and survive by feeding on human blood.
Heatstroke occurs when your body can no longer cool itself and your body temperature becomes dangerously high.
Also known as atopic dermatitis, eczema is a chronic inflammatory skin condition that typically affects children but can also affect adults.