Disease Management Digest, December 12, 2013
December 12, 2013  Volume X, Issue 18


  1. Low-income Minority Diabetics Have Low Eye Care Usage Rates at Public Safety-net Hospitals

  2. Measles Still Threatens Health Security

  3. New Chart: Top Behavior Change Tools in Health Coaching

  4. Study Suggests Overdiagnosis in Screening for Lung Cancer with Low-Dose CT

  5. Many People at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes Don't Think They're at Risk

  6. Q&A: Where Do Coaching Candidates Fall in a Three-Tiered Coaching Approach?

  7. Metastatic Prostate Cancer Patients Who Receive Chemo When Starting Hormone Therapy Survive Longer

  8. Healthcare Trends & Forecasts in 2014: 7 Payor Strategies That Will Reshape Primary Care

  9. Could Exercise Improve Depression in Parkinson's Patients?

  10. Infographic: Understanding Prostate Cancer

  11. Study Finds Increased Risk for Cardiac Ischemia in PTSD Patients

  12. New Market Data: Carrots, Sticks and Technology Trigger Upswing in HRA Completion Rates

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