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Letter from the Editor #608

Over the past two years there have been numerous postponements of the enactment of Medicare’s sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula for physician pay. The SRG was an original attempt to reduce the reimbursements to physicians for Medicare patients. These reductions have now added up to a whopping 27%. We have ...

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Letter from the Editor #607

Welcome back from the holiday season. This past week has been a real workout. Everyone who put health on the back burner last month seems to be showing up in our offices, wanting immediate service and quick fixes. In addition the “Resolution” patients are coming in looking for fast and ...

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Letter from the Editor #606

Happy New Year from all of us at Diabetes in Control. We have provided a lot of information about the most current therapies for diabetes and co-morbidities in recent months and in an effort to bring you more than any other online publication we like to delve into the background ...

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Letter from the Editor #605

Next week our patients will all be making their New Year’s resolutions and weight loss will be one that many of them make. After a month of eating everything the holidays have to offer they will all be looking for the holy grail of weight loss and you can bet ...

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Editor’s Note: New Homerun Slides on CVD

Over the past weeks we have shared some great slides on Advanced Glycation End-products, and there’s a lot linking these AGE’s to cardiovascular disease. Our publisher, Steve Freed, has been working with Stan Schwartz, MD, FACP, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, and this week we have a whole ...

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Editor’s Note: AGEs, Errors and Teenagers

Over the past three issues we have focused on advanced glycation end-products (AGEs) — how they are formed, what they can do, and why these compounds are detrimental to our patients’ health. This week in our Homerun Slides, we are bringing you information on ways to reduce the effects of ...

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