Bear with us as we kick off the newsletter with an untimely reference. The movie Caddyshack struck comedy gold in 1980, so when Caddyshack II hit theaters eight years later, anyone looking for a belly laugh was faced with…Read more »
Fasting is no new kid on the block, but recent years have made what used to be a dietary practice reserved for religious rituals or intensive cleanses, a mainstream diet. As you may have noticed, the masses have jumped on the bandwagon with the promise of a novel way to lose a few pounds. The real draw is…Read more »
The American Heart Association (AHA) has released a shiny new scientific statement on the treatment of mild-moderate hypertension and hyperlipidemia, and initial treatment should be—wait for it…Read more »
Obesity and diabetes are common health problems. Learn the statistics, discover the mechanism of GLP-1 and GIP agonists, and understand how they can be used.Read more »
Learn how most clinicians earn their CME credits and the 6 most important factors clinicians consider when choosing CME courses.Read more »
Remember the infamous Super Bowl LI, in which the Atlanta Falcons mounted a 28-3 lead against the New England Patriots in the third-quarter? It was, surely, an insurmountable lead. Falcon fans were high-fiving and texting each other congratulations. Then touchdown by touchdown, the Pats erased all the Falcons’ momentum and hopes of victory.
Something similar is transpiring in the world of diabetes, but obviously the stakes are much higher. A cross-sectional analysis of NHANES…Read more »
No, when it comes to installments of the Godfather trilogy. Likely yes, when it comes to inhaler therapy for moderate-to-severe persistent asthma.
Researchers conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of 20 randomized clinical trials to determine…Read more »
…Stroke? …Heart disease? Show of hands—did any Morning Report readers work 55 hours or more this week? That is the definition of “working long hours,” according to the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Labour Organization (ILO). Working long hours is…Read more »
We’re coming in hot with a controversial subject: vitamin D. Not since “Was the dress blue/black or white/gold?” has a topic raged such debate. This time, the vitamin D dispute is on whether to…Read more »
In November 2020, the Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA), in conjunction with the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), updated the guidelines for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of Lyme disease. Here are the important highlights…Read more »