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Essential Reads: Strategies for the Prevention of Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression (PPD) is a relatively common problem, affecting between 10% and 15% of women after delivery. Although it is difficult to reliably predict which women in the general population will experience postpartum depression, it is possible to identify certain subgroups of women who are at increased risk for postpartum affective illness. For example, women… Read More »

Identifying Appropriate Strategies for Diabetes Prevention

Abbreviations: CVD > cardiovascular disease DPP > Diabetes Prevention Program FPG > fasting plasma glucose IFG > impaired fasting glucose IGT > impaired glucose tolerance NNT > number needed to treat OGTT > oral glucose tolerance test TRIPOD > Troglitazone in Prevention of Diabetes American Diabetes Association Alert Day, observed every fourth Tuesday of March,… Read More »

Strategies to foster meaningful connection during telemedicine visits [PODCAST]

The Podcast by KevinMD | Podcast | July 11, 2020 “The COVID-19 pandemic has upended health care, with telemedicine emerging as a strategy to reduce risk exposures for patients and clinicians. Video visits, in particular, can be effective for many types of clinical care and offer convenience and savings for patients. As care shifts to… Read More »