Health Coach Huddle, January 2012
January 2012 Volume IV, Issue 9


  1. New Tool for Health Educators Helps Americans Make Better Food, Physical Activity Choices

  2. Taking Smoking Cessation Medication Prior to Quitting Helps More to Stay Tobacco-Free

  3. New Chart: Which Delivery Models Will Reduce Cost and Improve Care Quality in 2012?

  4. Medica Health and Wellness Coaching Program Improves Health, Reduces Cost

  5. New Health Coach Profile: Meet Laurie Johnson

  6. Q&A: Where Should a Hospital With One On-Site Coach Start in Helping Patients With Their Lifestyles?
    (open access until February 12.)

  7. When Overeating, Calories Contribute to Increase in Body Fat

  8. HealthSounds Podcast: Mapping the Way to ICD-10 Readiness — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan's Approach

  9. Do Women with Celiac Disease Suffer from Depression?

  10. 3 Key Influencers in Improving Medication Adherence

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