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Calorie-Tracking Apps May Not Help You Lose Weight

November 18, 2014 – 10:26 AM |
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By Randy Dotinga
HealthDay Reporter
(HealthDay News) – Millions of Americans use smartphone apps that help them track how many calories they consume each day, but a new …

Young Children, Energy Drinks a Dangerous Mix

November 17, 2014 – 9:26 AM |

By Kathleen Doheny
HealthDay Reporter
(HealthDay News) — The potential dangers of energy drinks, those highly caffeinated beverages that promise to stave off sleepiness, are well known, but …

Triple Aim Should Be Expanded to Address Physician Burnout

November 15, 2014 – 4:10 PM | One Comment

(HealthDay News) – Expanding the Triple Aim approach — which includes enhancing patient experience, improving population health, and reducing costs — to the Quadruple Aim by …

How Can Docs Talk To Patients About Guns Without Being Sued?

November 14, 2014 – 3:21 PM | 3 Comments
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Most doctors are scared of guns.  We’re not referring to the actual use of firearms, but rather the mere discussion of guns.
Are physicians allowed to …

Physician Assistants Increasing Access to Quality Health Care: Study

November 14, 2014 – 11:08 AM |
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With millions of new patients poised to enter the healthcare system, the question on many Americans’ minds will soon be: “Will I have access to …

iPhone Use by Parents Increasing Injuries in Kids

November 13, 2014 – 12:52 AM |
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Your iPhone may lead to serious head injuries in your child.  A new study points to increasing concussions and broken bones in young children and …