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Understanding the Recent Supreme Court ACA Decision

We spoke with Dr. MedLaw to discuss the recent 7:2 decision that the Supreme Court issued in its third holding on the Affordable Care Act (ACA). What was the history of this case? In 2017, the individual mandate penalty was re-...

PW PODCAST: The Evolution of CME

During a recent PW Podcast, Rachel Giles, MD, from Medicom Medical Publishers, spoke with Graham McMahon, MD, MMSc, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)...

Details and Legalities of Bill Forbearance

Q: I see many patients who were in car accidents. More than a few are involved in lawsuits over their injuries. I recently reluctantly told a patient with a large unpaid balance that I would have to stop seeing her and put her...

Overcoming Barriers: The Social Determinants of Urban Obesity

Like many diseases, obesity is the result of inter- locking causes that vary by patient. Upbringing, culture, access to information and optimal nutri- tion, psychosocial profile, exposure to pollution and stress, and a host of...

Too Much Time Spent on Smartphone Linked to Obesity

Teens who spend too much time on their smart- phones are also more prone to eating habits that increase their odds for obesity, according to a study presented at the virtual annual meeting of the American Society for Nutrition....

Overweight Teens at Risk of T2D, Even After Weight Loss

Teens who are overweight or obese may be more likely to develop T2D or have a heart attack in their 30s and 40s, according to a study pub- lished in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. These teens are also more...

Baby’s Gut Bacteria May Predict Future Obesity

A baby’s gut microbiota may indicate weight problems in the years to come, according to a study presented at the American Heart Association’s virtual Epidemiology, Prevention, Lifestyle & Cardiometabolic Health Conference....

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