How patients can start—and stick with—key lifestyle changes
Getting healthier is a common New Year’s resolution, and a great way to start is with a productive conversation in the physician’s office. Here’s how.
New decade, new you: Encourage patients to follow these 10 health tips
Help patients kick the 2020s off to a roaring, healthy start with this timely advice from the AMA.
8 eating plans for patients with prediabetes
Nutrition therapy is an important component of prediabetes and diabetes care. But which eating plans work best?
Why innovation is needed to better manage chronic disease
Chronic diseases aren’t going anywhere. Richard Milani, MD, warns the problem will be getting worse and health care transformation’s required to meet the challenge.
AMA’s 10 health recommendations for successful New Year’s resolutions
AMA offering 10 recommendations to help Americans make the most impactful, long-lasting improvements to their health in 2020 and beyond.
Medicare’s diabetes prevention benefit: What doctors should know
New CME from the AMA offers insight into helping your patients take advantage of Medicare’s new payment for diabetes prevention programs.
Lifestyle change: Diet myths busted, nutrition facts delivered
Each year there is a growing need for physicians to encourage lifestyle changes for chronic disease prevention. This is what physicians need to know.
Lead the charge
The AMA empowers physician leadership in public health issues like:
- The opioid crisis
- Gun violence
Essential Tools & Resources
Prevent Diabetes STAT: Screen, Test, Act Today
AMA Diabetes Prevention Guide
Refer patients with prediabetes to a DPP