Higher costs of diabetes start at least 5 years before diagnosis
New research helps make the case for investing in evidence-based efforts to prevent type 2 diabetes.
Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, on COVID complications from obesity
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing the potential COVID complications from obesity.
3 ways doctors can expand reach to help patients with prediabetes
COVID-19 remains top of mind, but physicians shouldn’t skip the chance to address prediabetes. Learn how to improve the preventive care you deliver.
How Henry Ford embraced distance learning for diabetes prevention
Leaders at the Michigan health system had long planned to include virtual option. Find out how they shifted course when the pandemic hit.
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Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of March 15, 2021
In the news: 1M+ patients had data exposed in breaches, COVID-19 vaccine second doses, new USPSTF guidelines for diabetes screening, COVID-19 reinfections rare.
Addressing the obesity epidemic: 4 things physicians can do
People with obesity often skip seeking medical attention because they fear being stigmatized. Learn how physicians can help change the obesity narrative.
What doctors wish patients knew about obesity during the pandemic
People with obesity are at an increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19. An obesity medicine physician offers advice to help.
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