Preventive Care News - Page 10

Meghan Ross, Senior Associate Editor
More than three-quarters of patients given antibiotics to treat a suspected sexually transmitted disease like gonorrhea or chlamydia don’t actually test positively for the disease.
Ryan Marotta, Assistant Editor
Although many expectant mothers may be hesitant to exercise, clinicians can assuage their concerns by educating them about the benefits of doing so.
Ryan Marotta, Assistant Editor
Clinicians should remain mindful of any potentially inappropriate antihypertensive medications taken by their elderly patients.
Jennifer G. Allen
Children who fail to get a full night's sleep are at increased risk for obesity, a recent investigation revealed.
Meghan Ross, Senior Associate Editor
The percentage of Americans who have used opioids for nonmedical reasons has more than doubled over the course of a decade.
Jennifer G. Allen
White, middle-class, and upper-class Americans tend to receive the best nutrition, new study results suggest.
Jennifer G. Allen
Exercise in midlife can ward off stroke independent of other risk factors, according to a recent study.
Ryan Marotta, Assistant Editor
Retail clinicians should make sure to check prescribing guidelines when treating patients with atrial fibrillation, especially those who are at high risk for stroke.
Ryan Marotta, Assistant Editor
A pair of blood pressure medication classes can reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke in patients with end-stage renal disease who require peritoneal dialysis.
Jennifer G. Allen
Clinicians should pay particular attention to single working moms, as they’re more likely to have a stroke than their married counterparts.

Current Issue

The Educated Patient

Kristen Marjama, DNP, FNP-BC
Gluten proteins found in barley, rye, and wheat trigger systemic injury primarily to the small intestine, but they can also affect the joints, liver, skin, uterus, and other organs.
Kristen Marjama, DNP, FNP-BC
It is that time of year again, when health care providers see an increase in patient volume because no one has time to be sick.
Sara Marlow, MSN, RN, PHN, FNP-C
Sunburn is still a major health issue that can be prevented.
Kristen Marjama, DNP, FNP-BC
The National Health Interview Survey in 2014 estimated that 17.7 million adults and 6.3 million children had asthma.
$vacMongoViewPlus$ $vAR$
Contemporary Clinic
MJH Associates
American Journal of Managed Care
Cure
MD Magazine
ONCLive
OTCGuide
Pharmacy Times
Specialty Pharmacy Times
Targeted Oncology
About Us
Advertise
Careers
Contact Us
Feedback
Privacy
Terms & Conditions
Pharmacy Healthcare & Communications, LLC
2 Clarke Drive
Suite 100
Cranbury, NJ 08512
P: 609-716-7777
F: 609-257-0701

Copyright Contemporary Clinic 2018
Pharmacy Healthcare & Communications, LLC. All Rights Reserved.