Leukocytosis After ICD Implantation; A Misleading Case of Herpes; Calculating the Risks of C difficile; Keeping Weight Off: A Losing Battle?
Reports and studies have documented a marked rise in infections related to cardiac devices, mostly implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs...
The MOVE!® Program: Evidence-Based Interventions to Decrease Overweight and Obesity Translated Into Practice
Gout is typically seen as a “man’s disease”—but women get gout, too. And over the last 2 decades, the incidence of gout (which is a form of...
The Risks of Opioid Treatment for Veterans, The Effect of Weight on Vasopressin Therapy, Diuretics and Cognitive Function in Elders, and more
Many veterans return home not only with physical health problems, but comorbid mental health problems, notably posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD...
Global rates of obesity and overweight diagnoses have reached epidemic levels in the last 20 years.(1) At even greater risk for these diagnoses...
With overweight or obesity leading to the premature death of one in 10 people in the United States, the VA has initiated a national campaign...