Why added-sugar nutrition labeling could save lives, money
Revised labels calling out a food product’s added sugar content should create huge benefits to the nation’s health and economy—if consumers understand and use the information.
Skip diet labels. Help patients make real changes that last.
With so many different diets promoted in the media, patients are often understandably confused about what they should eat. The fact is that the best advice might be to avoid diet labels altogether.
4 ways a clinic cut poorly controlled diabetes by a third
A multi-dimensional approach to diabetes management allowed this practice to improve control. Here is how.
9 CME activities to help you improve chronic disease management
These online CME activities offer educational insights on nutrition, diabetes prevention, hypertension control, practice redesign and more.
Targeting populations to overcome barriers in diabetes prevention
This ACO’s integrated, community-based approach to helping their patients with diabetes and prediabetes has reaped rewards and can serve as a model.
Practice lands tool to measure, manage gaps in care
Population reports help this practice identify gaps in care and put action items in physicians’ hands in the exam room.
Patient Support & Advocacy
2 ways to spark change in minority patients and prevent diabetes
Longtime AMA member Niva Lubin-Johnson, MD, talks about how to manage patients with prediabetes and diabetes to improve health outcomes for minority patients.
AMA urges federal action to respond to insulin price hikes
With insulin prices spiking, the AMA urged the FTC and Justice Department to monitor insulin pricing and market competition.
Try this streamlined approach for managing diabetes
When treating type 2 diabetes in your practice, look at the patient as a whole and make changes one innovative step at a time.