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.
How prediabetes exacts a $43 billion toll on U.S. economy
We know the numbers of U.S. adults with prediabetes. But what toll does the burden of prediabetes have on the U.S. economy? Find out more.
AMA, senators urging CMS to expand availability of diabetes program
AMA welcomes support from senators who see the promise of the Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program (MDPP) model.
Why your patients with prediabetes might benefit from interval training
Two weeks of interval training provides the same benefits for patients with prediabetes as continuous exercises like jogging, a study suggests. Find out more.
Role reversal: Physician participates in diabetes prevention program
For an internist in Ann Arbor, Michigan, participating in a diabetes prevention program has helped him further the conversation about prediabetes. Learn more.
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