Research Report News Podcast: Genetic Mutation Preventing Complications

A Finnish study recently examined genetic mutations and how they could impact some of the most common diabetes complications, including nephropathy and retinopathy. Researchers found that people living with type 1 diabetes who also have… Read More

Research Report: Health IT Bill Passed by Senate Committee

On February 9, 2016, the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee unanimously passed the Improving Health IT Act. The goal of this legislation is to make electronic health records interoperable, and it assists hospitals… Read More

Research Report: Health Care Homes Save Billions

Researchers from the University of Minnesota have recently examined how much money health care homes have saved the state. Health care homes are certified primary care clinics that manage patients’ overall care while providing extra … Read More

Research Report: Extensivist Model of Care The Future of Medicine?

Medical practitioners believe that the extensivist model can significantly benefit the care of vulnerable patients. Extensivist medicine, also known as coordinated care, involves coordinating patient care across multiple consulting… Read More

Research Report: High BMI Linked to Chronic Kidney Disease

A recent South Korean study is debunking the idea that it is possible to be “fat and fit.” Researchers have found that obese and overweight individuals who are otherwise metabolically healthy continue to be at a high risk of developing … Read More

Research Report: New Regulations Push For Healthier Fast Food Meals for Children

Recently, a proposal was made to the New York City Council that would potentially make fast food meals for children healthier. If this new policy is approved, any fast food meals that come with toys would need to have less than 500 calories and… Read More