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ADA Acknowledges Dental Team’s Role in Diabetes Epidemic

Posted on by Jen McGuire | Category Coding and Insurance, Total Health

Type 2 diabetes has escalated to epidemic and financially catastrophic proportions, and is expected to affect one in three US adults by 2050. We already have more than 29 million diabetics in this country today; 28% remain undiagnosed. With the … Continue reading

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One Easy Thing You Can Do to Increase Your Value to Patients

Posted on by Jen McGuire | Category Total Health

Take every patient’s blood pressure! Hypertension affects nearly 50 million people in the United States and underlies most cardiovascular disease. Because of this, the American Dental Association believes that the detection, diagnosis and control of hypertension should be of concern … Continue reading

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