Disease Management Digest, January 17, 2013
January 17, 2013  Volume IX, Issue 25

  1. UnitedHealthcare's Diabetes Health Plan Can Improve Disease Management

  2. Vaccine is 62 Percent Effective in Preventing the Flu this Season

  3. New Chart: Top 5 Incentive-Based Health Improvement Programs

  4. Depressed Stroke Survivors May Face Triple the Risk of Death

  5. Changes in Prostate-Specific Antigen Levels Over Time Can Help Predict Prostate Cancer

  6. Q&A: Who Qualifies as an Advanced Practice Coach?

  7. Could Strawberries, Blueberries Cut Heart Attack Risk in Women?

  8. HealthSounds Podcast: Patient Engagement in the Patient-Centered Medical Home — A Continuum Approach

  9. Game-Based Research Studies What Motivates People to Protect Against Infection

  10. Saliva Gland Test for Parkinson's Shows Promise, Study Finds

  11. Infographic: Hospital-Acquired Infections

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