For first 12 months of pandemic, number of admissions at children’s hospital more than double for same period in previous 3 years
Experts offer tips to curb snacking in teens including a high-protein, low-carbohydrate diet that includes whole foods and ready-to-drink protein smoothies.
The purpose of the updated statement stems from NAPNAP’s commitment to encouraging healthy lifestyles to establish a foundation of optimal health.
Although the rise in pediatric obesity predates the COVID-19 pandemic, stressors experienced during the pandemic exposed inequities in children’s health.
NP-led educational intervention decreases sedentary behavior and blood glucose levels in patients with type 2 diabetes.
Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, that more than 60% of US adults were lonely; these numbers only increased during the pandemic. Clinicians should focus more time on the psychological and social factors of aging to improve the quality of life of the elderly.
Lifestyle behavior treatment should be the first-line treatment for patients with mildly elevated blood pressure and cholesterol.
Men’s Health Week aims to spread both awareness and education about men’s health issues. Self-care interventions for men, both on and offline, have sprung up in recent years that offer preventative education and tools for men to take greater care of their well-being. What are some of the specific ways these programs can benefit men?
Consuming low-quality carbohydrates and animal protein at dinner versus breakfast linked to increased CVD risk
Sixty-nine of 78 participants with type 2 diabetes on treatment for hypertension stopped all or some antihypertensive and diuretic medications.
PA works with community members to build a community garden in a food desert to address food injustice.
An ill-appearing patient presents with a complaint of lower extremity rash, dyspnea on exertion, fatigue, and orthostasis.
For patients with rheumatoid arthritis, studies show the benefits of certain dietary patterns and nutrients, including their possible protective effects on disease risk and progression.
The combination of liraglutide plus exercise led to significantly greater weight loss compared with exercise alone.
Patients with overactive bladders may experience stress, embarrassment, and a lowered quality of life. However, there are a number of lifestyle changes they can implement that may lessen their symptoms. Making some small changes can be easier than patients realize. What are some changes patients can make?
Regular consumption of ultraprocessed foods is associated with an increased risk for CV events and mortality, independent of other CV risk factors.
Patient characteristics, such as dialysis use and diabetes status, appeared to be influential factors.
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused large disruptions to physical activity, sleep, time use, and mental health among young adults.
Irritable bowel syndrome is rarely serious, but is still an inconvenience and a painful disorder for patients who have it. For patients who have IBS or are concerned they may have it, how can you explain the basics of how it is detected and managed?
Neither marine omega-3 fatty acids, EPA and DHA, nor vitamin D3 are associated with a reduction in the risk for incident AF.