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  1. Wellbe Announces Webinar on the Value-Based Musculoskeletal Service LineRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 2 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... the complete continuum of care and bother operative and nonoperative services need to be designed around preventive medicine, acute care, and post-acute care. * Scalable - Prevailing MSK service lines will be aligned with strategic partners to ...

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  2. A Field Of Medicine That Wants To Know Where You LiveRead the original story

    Friday Oct 31 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... lives. "Turns out that might actually be more important than handing them an aspirin," he says. But like preventive medicine, it's hard to put a dollar on the amount that clinics and hospitals might save using mapping technology. This is why people ...

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  3. Nationally Recognized Aging Expert Speaks at MiradorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | CNN

    It was a packed house at Mirador as residents and special guests filled the room to listen to aging expert Dr. Roger Landry, a retired, highly-decorated full colonel, former chief flight surgeon at the Air Force Surgeon General's Office in Washington, D.C., and preventive medicine physician. Landry has spent over a decade smashing stereotypes of aging and redefining the possibilities of older adulthood.

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  4. Time spent preparing meals at home linked to healthier dietRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Time may be one of the most essential ingredients for a healthy diet, finds new research in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine . Spending more time at home preparing meals is associated with several indicators of a better diet, such as eating more fruits and vegetables.

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  5. Traffic light labelling increases healthier food choices on a long term basisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | European Public Health Alliance

    ... basis with no evidence of label fatigue. The result of a US study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine shows that traffic light labelling and product placement positively changed the consumer's choice on a sustainable level, over ...

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  6. Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital DevelopmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | US News & World Report

    ... necessarily a cause-and-effect relationship. "We need more studies," said Shanna Swan, a professor of preventive medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. "This is one study of a small number of boys." Still, she said the ...

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  7. Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | HON

    ... necessarily a cause-and-effect relationship. "We need more studies," said Shanna Swan, a professor of preventive medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. "This is one study of a small number of boys." Still, she said the ...

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  8. Health care shortfalls for LGBT young womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Young sexual minority women, including those identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender , were found to have higher elevated odds of adverse health conditions than heterosexual young women and lower odds of receiving a physical or dental examination. The results from a new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine highlight the multidimensionality of sexual minority status and call for greater understanding of the health needs of LGBT youth.

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  9. Improved physician accessibility results in better outcomes for diabetes patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Medical News Today

    ... with difficult health problems. Gregory Stevens, Ph.D., associate professor of family medicine and preventive medicine and Anne Peters, M.D. , professor of medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC and Leiyu Shi, professor of health policy and ...

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  10. Ebola in America discussion to take place at Vanderbilt Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... President at the Center for Strategic and International Studies; William Schaffner, M.D., professor of Preventive Medicine in the Department of Health Policy at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine; and will lead a roundtable on Ebola that will ...

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  11. Yes on Question 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... afford to lose pay. By extending sick time for routine medical appointments, the measure also encourages preventive medicine. Business groups in the state oppose Question 4 on grounds that are not as strong as the arguments in favor. Concerns that ...

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  12. Ebola: Public Health Physician Explains Why Feds' Lack of Full Disclosure is Feeding FearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | PR Log

    ... three decades. He brings solid credentials as a board-certified specialist in both Internal Medicine and Preventive Medicine in addition to holding a Masters in Public Health degree with an emphasis in Health Promotion and Health Education. DeRose' ...

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  13. Model for Assessing Cardiovascular Risk in a Korean Population [Original Article]Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Circulation

    From the Department of Cardiology, Daejeon St. Mary's Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Daejeon, Korea ; Departments of Biostatistics , Preventive Medicine , Cardiology, , Endocrinology and Metabolism , and Health Screening and Promotion Center , Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea; Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, Dankook University, Cheonan, Korea ; Department of Preventive Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea ; and Research and Development Center, Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service, Seoul, Korea .

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  14. New model of primary care could improve health of patients with type 2 diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Medical News

    ... with difficult health problems. Gregory Stevens, Ph.D., associate professor of family medicine and preventive medicine and Anne Peters, M.D. , professor of medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC and Leiyu Shi, professor of health policy and ...

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  15. Diabetes patients report better outcomes with improved physician accessibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Science Daily

    ... with difficult health problems. Gregory Stevens, Ph.D., associate professor of family medicine and preventive medicine and Anne Peters, M.D. , professor of medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC and Leiyu Shi, professor of health policy and ...

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  16. Frost & Sullivan: Wearable Technology - has the next enterprise game changer arrived?Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Sys-Con Media

    ... industries such as Healthcare which is likely to see a sharp increase in prophylactic therapy and preventive medicine. On the other hand, wearables will increase the practice of 'showrooming,' which could put additional stress on traditional ...

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  17. 'Medical home' physician model can improve outcomes for type-2 diabetes patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Battle Diabetes

    ... care," said study author Gregory Stevens, Ph.D., associate professor of family medicine and preventive medicine at USC. "But our country also needs to support their efforts by training more primary care doctors in this model, rewarding doctors who ...

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  18. Ebola: Here's Why Travel Bans Could Make Americans Less SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | LiveScience

    ... enter the countries, which could worsen the outbreak there, said Dr. William Schaffner, a professor of preventive medicine and infectious diseases at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. The countries of Guinea, Liberia and ...

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  19. Myth or Truth: Is PrEP Only for the Rich?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Advocate

    ... of an insurance company or Medicaid program denying coverage for PrEP. Insurers are willing to pay for preventive medicine because the cost is much lower than treatment of HIV. And the Affordable Care Act is making insurance more widely available. ...

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  20. Zoobiquity 2014 Conference on Saturday, Nov. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Ballard News-Tribune

    ... 2014. "It is essential that we work together to advance medical and surgical care, and prioritize preventive medicine to improve the health and economic security of people worldwide." "Worldwide, zoo veterinarians are uniquely positioned to focus ...

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