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Nutritionists Pan ASN Processed Foods Statement

This is a great example of why most Americans should tell the nutritionist/dietitian industry to go jump in a lake. Instead of offering common sense and clarity, we are treated to a debate between ostesnibly qualified writers publishing a… 392 more words

Population Health

American College of Cardiology Foundation | Journal of the American College of Cardiology | Leisure-Time Running Reduces All-Cause and Cardiovascular Mortality Risk

It’s based on self-reported data, which is always the weakest kind of dataset, but this study of the benefits of running might help to get some people moving. 120 more words

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Hyping Cancer Genotyping | The Health Care Blog

Tremendous post by Nortin Hadler, at The Health Care Blog, on the fallacy of searching in our genes for answers to our most common health problems. 7 more words

Population Health

Turning big data into better health outcomes

I was recently interviewed for an article entitled Turning big data into better health outcomes in FCW: The Business of Federal Technology .  You can read it here

Dallas' Renaissance Plan: A Response to the Second Wave of Environmental Justice

Dallas is the seventh largest city in the United States with a population exceeding 1.1 million citizens in the year 2000. Dallas is the fourth largest park system in the United States. 630 more words

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Lumeris takes $71M to expand population health management to 12 new markets

Companies offering to help hospitals and other providers move from fee-for-service to shared-risk population health models have begun to attract more venture capital the passage of the Affordable Care Act. 264 more words