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Apr 21, 2017

Recent studies reveal that physicians’ gestures, language and level of warmth can have an impact that exceeds patients’ subjective experience of care.

Apr 19, 2017

A public health approach helped dramatically reduce motor-vehicle fatalities. Research supports a similar approach to suicide.

Apr 07, 2017

The City of Brotherly Love says it can tax the distribution of products that harm public health. The AMA and other health organizations support the tax.

Mar 06, 2017

Two web-based tools aid physicians in educating their patients, promoting shared decision-making and preventing diabetes.

Feb 22, 2017

Research shows lifestyle modifications can reduce annual medical expenditures by almost $2,700 for patients with prediabetes.