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HHS Releases Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, 2nd edition

Federal physical activity guidance updated for the first time since 2008

(Chicago) – Today, Adm. Brett P. Giroir, M.D., assistant secretary for health, announced the release of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ second edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions meeting. The second edition provides evidence-based…

11 Drugs to Seriously Consider Deprescribing

You might consider "giving the axe" to these 11 drug classes, particularly in older patients, to increase safety and reduce pill burden.

Primary Care Practices Invited to Join Initiative Aimed at Improving Opioid Management

Get resources and guidance on how to implement effective team-based opioid management strategies in primary care by participating in the AHRQ-funded “Six Building Blocks” project. Selected practices will implement the

Stroke Prevention in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: A Systematic Review Update

 

National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report

Chartbook on Patient Safety