Rise in Adult T1D?
(MedPage Today) -- How common in the over-30 crowd? (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 26, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Zika-Linked Birth Defects Up in Parts of U.S. in Last Half of 2016 (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- U.S. states and territories with local transmission of Zika saw increases (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 25, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Gut Microbes Involved in PCOS? (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- PCOS linked with smaller and less diverse microbiome (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 25, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

ESRD Death Declines in Vasculitis Patients (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Cardiovascular disease, infections persist as causes of mortality (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 25, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Senate Confirms Azar as HHS Secretary
(MedPage Today) -- 55-43 vote was mostly along party lines (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 24, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

University Entangled in Offshore Herpes Research Scandal
(MedPage Today) --'Unethical experiments'under investigation (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 24, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

More Data Needed in Health Emergencies, Lawmakers Told
(MedPage Today) -- Also, more attention is needed for animal, human health linkages (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 23, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Biopharma Heavyweights Descend on Davos. Why?
(MedPage Today) -- More about ideas than money at World Economic Forum (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 23, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Pelzman's Picks: Exploring the Art of Medicine
(MedPage Today) -- Also, hospitals come together to create their own drug company (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 23, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Maine Payer Takes Feds to Court: HealthLeaders Media
(MedPage Today) -- Also, can AI reduce readmissions? (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 22, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

ACP Criticizes New Blood Pressure Guideline
(MedPage Today) -- Changes went too far on too little evidence, group says (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 22, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Shutdown Continues As Weekend Ends
(MedPage Today) -- Senate GOP leader proposes shorter stopgap spending bill (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 22, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Factors ID'd That Predict RA Remission with Etanercept (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Leaner patients with less active disease most likely to show strong response (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 21, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

New Criteria for Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies
(MedPage Today) -- EULAR/ACR model designed for classification, not diagnosis (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 21, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

How To Govern Cyberspace: That's Improbable!
(MedPage Today) -- Also, the relevance of cursing (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 21, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Therapy Order Affects Survival in Metastatic CRC
(MedPage Today) -- Big gain with regorafenib before cetuximab (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 21, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Ultrasound vs MRI in Rheumatoid Arthritis
(MedPage Today) -- Which is better for detecting synovitis? (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 20, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Are Hip Fractures on the Rise in Older Women?
(MedPage Today) -- Medicare data show an uptick starting in 2013 (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 20, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Docs Should Consider a Side Gig
(MedPage Today) -- Must reads about the latest news and trends in healthcare careers (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Gov't Shutdown Looms as Senate Debates Spending Bill
(MedPage Today) -- Republicans say Dems holding bill hostage; Dems say another patch is irresponsible (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Big Data or'Datamegaly'?
(MedPage Today) -- Promise or peril in an era of evidence-based medicine (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Half of HHS to Be Furloughed in Gov't Shutdown
(MedPage Today) -- Personnel providing direct medical services will keep working (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Going Off the Deep End About Water
(MedPage Today) -- Skeptical Scalpel, MD, suggests the latest water craze is all wet (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Rapid Onset Seen for Apremilast in PsA (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Significant differences versus placebo observed by week 2 of treatment in phase IIIb study (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 19, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

iMedicalApps: App Assesses Frailty in Older Patients
(MedPage Today) -- But doesn't help interpret results and lacks references (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

How You Can Increase Your'Google Juice '
(MedPage Today) -- Tips for showing high up in searches without paying (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Genetic Lung Variants May Identify COPD Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Airway biomarker could also lead to targeted therapy (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Morning Break: HHS Div. of Religious Freedom; Trump's Heart Health; Minister of Loneliness
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Improving QoL with an App?
(MedPage Today) -- An app may help patients manage their IBD (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 17, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Improving Glaucoma Care: Ophthalmology Times
(MedPage Today) -- Also, telemedicine for boosting ROP screening (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 16, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

What Patients Really Want to Hear (and See)
(MedPage Today) -- Suneel Dhand, MD gives tips on verbal and nonverbal communication (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 16, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

For Anemia in RA, Target IL-6 (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Increases seen at 2 years in both hemoglobin and hematocrit (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 16, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

NIH Striving to Avoid False Hope in Chronic Fatigue
(MedPage Today) -- Director Francis Collins, MD, PhD, talks about his agency's priorities (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 16, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Morning Break: The Real Black Death Culprit; All Healthcare is Political; How Sweet is Honey?
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 16, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

New Models May Predict Progression in Early dcSSc (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Tools offer advantage skin scores alone (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Morning Break: New Health IT Player; Luxturna No Bargain; Nuclear Freakout
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Smartphone Apps for Care?
(MedPage Today) -- Do you recommend them to your patients? (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Three Ineffective Institutional Approaches to Quality Improvement in Healthcare
(MedPage Today) -- Punishing errors doesn't work; active leadership does (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 14, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Thumbs Down on Calcium and Vitamin D to Prevent Hip Fracture
(MedPage Today) -- Negative results from large meta-analysis (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 14, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

President's Exam Results:'In Excellent Health '
(MedPage Today) -- White House physician says Trump passes with flying colors (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Tobacco Use Common in U.S. Vets
(MedPage Today) -- Smoking rate among younger veterans double that of older veterans (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 12, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

CMS May Cover MRI With Cardiac Devices Across the Board
(MedPage Today) -- Coverage may expand beyond MRI-friendly list, drop data collection (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 12, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

MedPAC Sinks MIPS, Recommends Alternative Program
(MedPage Today) -- Commission votes 14-2 to fold Merit-based Incentive Payment System (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

After Hospitals Downsize, What Then?
(MedPage Today) -- Kenneth Lin, MD, ponders the future of healthcare systems (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Patient Smokes, Check. Now What?
(MedPage Today) -- Here's what: be prepared to provide an onslaught of relentless intervention (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Pain Sensitization Declines After Bariatric Tx in Obese Patients (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Decreased knee pain linked with central sensitization (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Morning Break: Stop Questioning Trump's Mental Health; Patient Dumping on Video; Best Little Pot Town
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

By the Numbers: Physicians' Economic Impact
(MedPage Today) -- Did AMA just saddle physicians with responsibility for soaring healthcare costs? (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 10, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

A Year in Review at ACP
(MedPage Today) -- Playing defense on ACA, big wins in tax reform legislation, fighting paperwork overload (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 10, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Radiation OK for Breast Ca Patients with Scleroderma (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Acute toxicity and disease flares were rare (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - January 10, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news