Preventive Care News - Page 12

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.
Jennifer G. Allen
In the last year, nearly one-third of adolescents experienced ringing or buzzing in their ears that lasted more than 5 minutes, a recent report found.
Jennifer G. Allen
Patients with heart failure should know that getting a flu shot could lower their risk of being hospitalized and developing dementia.
Rachel Lutz
Cutting calories doesn’t only help obese adults improve their quality of life, recent study results found.

Current Issue

The Educated Patient

Bethany Rettberg, NPC
Practitioners should get a detailed medical history and conduct a thorough physical to treat sinus infections.
Jennifer L. Hofmann, MS, PA-C
Providing them with advice can improve control of the disease and reduce hospitalizations, morbidity, and unscheduled health care visits.
Emily C. Hayes, PharmD Candidate
Colds, coughs, and a relentless influx of sick patients in retail health clinics keep the health care providers who work there very busy.
Kristen Marjama, DNP, APRN-BC
Although the rate of foot and leg amputation has greatly declined over the past 2 decades, increasing awareness for macrovascular and microvascular complications of diabetes is essential because diabetes is the leading cause of lower-limb amputations in the United States.
$vacMongoViewPlus$ $vAR$
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 2019
Pharmacy Healthcare & Communications, LLC. All Rights Reserved.