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Landmark Results Achieved in Aging and Chronic Disease: Danish Group Extends Disease-free Life by 8 Years

By WILLIAM H. BESTERMANN JR., MD New Scientific Breakthroughs Can Provide a Longer Healthier Life Twenty-one years of follow-up comparing usual care with a protocol-driven team-based intervention in diabetes proved that healthy life in humans can be prolonged by 8 years. These results were achieved at a lower per patient per year cost. Aging researchers… Read More »

Headache patients wait years before seeing specialists – Healio

PHILADELPHIA — Patients with headaches may seek medical help for years before being referred to a headache specialist or tertiary care clinic by their primary care physician, according to a study presented at the American Headache Society’s Annual Scientific Meeting. “Headache disorders are one of the most common neurological disorders, affecting up to 72 million Americans,… Read More »