You Can Help!Optimal medical treatment (OMT) for cardiovascular and related conditions is not widely available in the US. We need leaders across the country …
He was the last patient of the day. He was still a leader, He stood straight and erect. There was a presence about him. He was dressed for a dinner mee…
Repeated Chest Pain in Women Means Higher Heart Attack RiskWomen with repeated chest pain have a higher heart attack risk and they should be on optimal medical therapy to protect them. Check out this link
Tactics Lag Technology: People Struggling with Diabetes in Your Community Could Live Eight Years LongerBut they don’t because your local health system has not adopted the systems and protocols required to consistently produce optimal medical treat…
Another incident shaped my thinking as powerfully as tactics lag technology, and the two tales are related. This is another story that goes back forty …
Tactics Lag Technology: Most Patients Don't Receive Optimal Medical Therapy (OMT) for Their Type 2 DiabetesMost American businesses shoot for a six-sigma performance standard. Six sigma allows for 3.4 defects per million opportunities for a defect to …
Tactics Lag Technology: The Diabetes Example130,000 diabetics have a leg amputation annually in the United States. If the best tactics were used, that number could be just over 40,000. Usu…
Check Out Yesterday's PostYesterday’s post had five times as many readers as usual. It seems to be a topic of intense interest. What do you think? Can you explain it?
Thanksgiving is a time for family. When I sat down to write this morning, I remembered a conversation I had with my oldest son that changed the way I l…
Metformin Mimics Fasting by Blocking the Nutrient Sensing Mechanism of mTORNutrients switch on mTOR and switch off AMPK. Metformin directly blocks that mechanism. Your comments and thinking on this topic are helpful.
Many Learned Enough About the Antioxidant Vitamin E to Take It but It Did Not WorkLisinopril, losartan, statins, metformin, and spirononolactone are powerful antioxidants that work to slow aging and delay chronic disease in ad…
All the pieces are in place—the new science, the new systems, and the new payment models—to provide much more effective care at lower cost right now. I…