First, what is fiber? Dietary fiber consists of complex carbohydrates that are contained in plants that the body is unable to digest. Dietary fiber is classified as either soluble fiber or insoluble fiber…
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A few years back, when I first became fascinated by self-tracking, I committed to use and understand all of the trackers on the market at the time.
Obesity Surgery in Diabetes Mellitus: A Three Year Trial Shows High “Cure Rates.” The Implications for Population Health
In case there is any doubt about the long-term efficacy of obesity surgery for diabetes, check out this three year study that was just published by the New England Journal of Medicine.
Ultimately, while this study doesn’t prove that successful population health management for diabetes would save money, it’s one more piece of evidence pointing in that direction.
As the DMCB understands it, prospect theory makes the unspoken biases that we all have more explicit. By identifying all the background assumptions and preferences that patients bring to the physician’s office, decision-making can be crafted so that everyone (family, doc and patient) is on the same page.