Disease Management Digest, September 13, 2012
September 13, 2012 Volume IX, Issue 9

  1. HHS: National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month Time to Encourage Healthy Habits

  2. Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Disease Increases Maternal Stress

  3. New Chart: What's a Case Manager's Average Monthly Caseload?

  4. Family Problem-Solving Sessions Help Teens Better Manage Diabetes

  5. Marijuana Use May Increase Risk of Testicular Cancer

  6. Q&A: How Do You Engage Patients in Telephonic Case Management?

  7. NFL Players at High Risk of Death from Alzheimer’s and ALS

  8. Study: Heart Calcium Scan Effective in Predicting Heart Disease Risk

  9. HealthSounds Podcast: Population Health Management — Achieving Results in a Value-Based Healthcare System

  10. Can a Risk Score Predict Infections in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients?

  11. Meet Health Coach Jennifer Sponholtz: Incorporating Coaching into Incentive-Based Wellness Programs

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