Disease Management Digest, September 26, 2013
September 26, 2013  Volume X, Issue 8


  1. Colonoscopy Screening Every 10 Years Could Prevent 40 Percent of Colorectal Cancers

  2. Income, Not Food Deserts, More to Blame for U.S. Obesity

  3. New Chart: Top 5 Health Targets of Telehealth

  4. NIH Funding Boosts New Alzheimer's Research on Prevention, Novel Drug Targets

  5. Can Vitamin B Supplements Help Stave Off Stroke?

  6. Q&A: How Can Care Managers Work With Complex Comorbid Cases?

  7. Overweight Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Experience Benefits of Bariatric Surgery Up to 9 Years after Procedure

  8. HealthSounds Podcast: Performance Quality Measurement and Reporting for Accountable Care

  9. HPV Linked to Growing Number of Young Adults with Oropharyngeal Cancer

  10. Infographic: Preventable Deaths from Heart Disease and Stroke

  11. Study Findings May Explain Delayed Onset of Heart Disease in Women

  12. Meet Health Coach Tiffini Holmes: Corporate Wellness Programs Key to Healthy Workforce

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