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FOR YOUR PRACTICE

Visualize You

Visual Health Solutions, Inc. Free (basic version) iOS/Android   If you’re looking for a way to motivate your patients to lose weight, this app could be a huge help. Researchers at the Cleveland Clinic and the University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, have developed the first "scientifically accurate, …

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CareCam

CareCam Health Systems Free iOS/Android The CareCam app was developed to be used with insurance companies but is available to anyone on both the Apple iTunes and Google Play stores. The app is targeted toward two specific health issues – asthma and diabetes. It provides the insights, tools, and greater …

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FitStar Personal Trainer

FitStar, Inc. Free – Basic Edition/iOS   For your patients who don’t think they have enough time to do even the simplest workout, this app may help them get over some of their fears. They can workout anytime, anywhere with the FitStar Personal Trainer including while traveling and at home …

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ASCVD Risk Estimator

American College of Cardiology Foundation Free/iOS & Android   The ASCVD Risk Estimator is published jointly by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and the American Heart Association (AHA) to help health care providers and patients estimate 10-year and lifetime risks for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) using the Pooled Cohort …

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ICE (In Case of EMERGENCY)

iHealth Ventures, LLC Free/iOS   This iPhone/iPod app can keep track of patients’ Medical Emergency information I.C.E. ("In Case of Emergency"), and can provide information to first responders, hospital personnel, paramedics and other emergency personnel responding to accidents, crimes and disasters. 

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Clinical Trial Examines Safety, Effectiveness of Drug to Treat Binge Eating Disorder

Lisdexamfetamine dimesylate, used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, was effective compared with placebo in decreasing binge-eating (BE) days in patients… At some doses, the medication lisdexamfetamine dimesylate, a drug approved to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, was effective compared with placebo in decreasing binge-eating (BE) days in patients with binge-eating disorder (BED), a …

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