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GO! Diabetes completes its fourth year
Program celebrates highlights in Fieldbook 2012 featuring TAFP members
GO! Diabetes provides tools for family physicians, faculty, … more
By Lamia Kadir, M.D.
Diabetes is a personal issue for me, as with many; my mother was diagnosed decades ago. I firmly believe a solid knowledge of diabetes is crucial for all primary care physicians. To know diabetes is to know medicine.
According to the American Diabetes Association, 25.8 million children and adults in the United States—8.3 percent of the population—have diabetes. There were 1.9 million new cases of diabetes diagnosed in people over age 20 in 2010.more
News from ABFM: TAFP member elected to board, new programs available
TAFP member Carlos Roberto Jaén, M.D., of San Antonio, Texas, has been elected to the Board of … more
Improve diabetes care, patient education through GO! Diabetes
The GO! Diabetes program, an initiative of the Georgia and Oklahoma chapters of the American Academy of Family Physicians, is looking … more
Improve diabetes care and patient education through GO! Diabetes program
The GO! Diabetes program, an initiative of the Georgia and Oklahoma chapters of the American Academy of … more
Research: Shared medical appointments for Hispanic diabetic patients in a residency clinic
By Natalia Gutierrez-Chefchis, M.D., Nora Gimpel, M.D., Barbara Foster, Ph.D., Jay Ohagi, M.P.H., and … more