Diabetes prevention message not getting through? What you can do
More than a quarter of adults eligible for a diabetes prevention program express interest in participating, but few are being referred.
Share, Listen, Learn Series
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How the EHR can help you ID, manage patients with prediabetes
Optimizing the electronic health record can help physicians and care teams identify and manage patients with prediabetes, Find out how.
What to tell your patients about 8 popular weight-loss programs
Many weight-loss programs prove attractive to patients desperate to lose weight, but are often pricey, unsustainable and unbalanced. Here’s a primer on what to know when patients ask.
Patients in need get free pass for YMCA diabetes-prevention help
A federally qualified health center in Louisiana allows patients to participate in a Diabetes Prevention Program at the YMCA for free. Here’s how it works.
In chronic disease fight, help comes from new care team member
The community health worker’s role extends beyond the clinic to educate patients with prediabetes, hypertension and other chronic conditions.
Cat videos, Coke and other habits you should advise your patients against
People are watching less TV spending more time on the computer or mobile phone, while kids don’t drink enough water. Advise your patients about these and other unhealthy habits.
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