Jul 2010
Vol. 59
No. 7

Applied Evidence

  • Applied Evidence

    Weight loss strategies that really work

    With your guidance, sustained weight loss is possible—even for the severely obese. These tips and tools will help.

  • Applied Evidence

    A triage guide for tinnitus

    Ringing in the ears may be symptomatic of a serious condition—or it may be benign. This guide can help you tell the difference.

Clinical Inquiries

  • Clinical Inquiries

    Does red wine reduce cardiovascular risks?

    EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: YES. Moderate daily red wine consumption decreases cardiovascular risk compared with either abstinence or heavy and binge...


Practice Alert


  • PURLs

    How best to help kids lose weight

    An aggressive approach—paired with medication for older kids—can help obese youngsters successfully slim down.

Photo Rounds

  • Photo Rounds

    Pustular eruption on face

    Was there a connection between the patient’s rash and the fact that she’d recently begun taking Bikram yoga classes?