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Chef highlights role of nutrition in new diabetes documentary – Healio

A new documentary focused on the effect of the growing type 2 diabetes epidemic in minority communities in the U.S. aims to challenge the stigma associated with the disease while offering practical responses through healthy eating, according a chef and lifestyle expert featured in the film. A Touch of Sugar, narrated by actress Viola Davis,… Read More »

HIEs take on data aggregator role for CMS CPC+ program

Health information exchanges in select markets across the country are providing data aggregation and reporting services to help transform and improve primary care in the United States. Western New York is one of the regional markets selected to participate in Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+), an initiative established by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid… Read More »

Medical News Today: Key brain area plays a crucial role in addiction

New research finds that the cerebellum, a large part of the human brain that scientists thought was primarily involved in motor control, may play a key role in reward-seeking and social behaviors. The findings may help inform future therapies for treating addiction. New research suggests the brain’s cerebellum may explain addiction. Recent research has hinted… Read More »