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Topical treatment helps prevent actinic keratosis from developing into skin cancer

Actinic keratoses are small, red, scaly spots that can feel like dry, sandpapery skin. They are a direct result of ultraviolet radiation, which is why they most commonly occur in sun-exposed areas, such as the face, forearms, and hands. Why are actinic keratoses a concern? If left untreated, some actinic keratoses can develop into squamous… Read More »

Pop health platform helps one ACO save $1M in treating disability patients

The nation’s most fragile, at-risk patient populations are adults with disabilities. The Alliance for Integrated Care of New York oversees the healthcare needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. It is the only Medicare Shared Savings Program-approved ACO of its kind in the United States. THE PROBLEM The Alliance for Integrated Care of New… Read More »

Talking to Your Children Often Helps to Boost Their Intelligence, Finds Study

Representational Image (Photo Credits: Pexels) Washington D.C. [USA], May 1: Young children who are exposed to a good quantity of adult speech tend to have better skills to acquire knowledge, a study has found. The researchers gained unprecedented insight into the secret lives of preschoolers by fitting tiny audio recorders into the clothing of children… Read More »