Women who took vitamin D and calcium supplements had the same number of menopausal symptoms as women who did not take the supplements, according to a study published today in Maturitas,
the official journal of the European Menopause and Andropause Society.
People who received automated reminders were more likely to refill their blood pressure and cholesterol medications, according to a study published today in a special issue of the American Journal of Managed Care.
For people with diabetes, meeting the recommended guidelines for blood pressure and cholesterol is even more important than meeting the guidelines for blood sugar control in reducing the risk of heart attack or stroke, according to a new Kaiser Permanente study published today in the Journal of General Internal Medicine.
Kaiser Permanente Northwest primary care physicians using the "Panel Support Tool" meet more care recommendations for patients with chronic disease
CHR study on atrial fibrillation advances research in women’s cardiovascular health