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Coding for Cystic Fibrosis Patients

7. April 2016

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The genetic disease cystic fibrosis isn’t all that common — according to surgeon and public health researcher Atul Gawande, MD, MPH, only about a thousand children are diagnosed each year in the United States as having it. The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation says that 30,000 Americans currently live with the condition, and more than half of […]

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Check Out the AACE/ACE 2016 Update on Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes

5. April 2016

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Public health experts classify diabetes mellitus types 1 and 2 as major public health risks. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), one out of every three Americans, or 86 million people, have prediabetes! With risks ranging from heart disease to limb loss and more, diabetes mellitus is a frightening disease that […]

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