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Slowing Global Warming: Benefits for Patients and the Planet - American Family Physician

Aug 1, 2011 - Global warming will cause significant harm to the health of persons and their communities by compromising food and water supplies; increasing risks of morbidity and mortality from infectious diseases and heat stress; changing social determinants of health resulting from extreme weather ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p271.html

Editorials: The Physician's Role in Efforts to Slow Global Warming - American Family ...

Aug 1, 2011 - Global warming will directly affect the health of our patients, communities, and planet; therefore, physicians and other health care professionals have a critical role in addressing the issue.

American Family Physician : Editorials

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p256.html

Letters to the Editor: Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming - ...

Mar 1, 2012 - ...on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming Am Fam Physician. 2012 Mar 1;85(5):427-436. AAFP members and AFP subscribers may post comments about these letters below. Others may submit comments via e-mail: afpcomment@aafp.org. Original Article: Slowing Global Warming: Benefits for...

American Family Physician : Letter

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0301/p427.html

Treatment of Nongenital Cutaneous Warts - American Family Physician

Aug 1, 2011 - Numerous treatments for nongenital cutaneous warts are available, although no single therapy has been established as completely curative. Watchful waiting is an option for new warts because many resolve spontaneously. However, patients often request treatment because of social stigma or...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p288.html

Resolution No. 403 (Co-Sponsored D) - Climate Change and Health -- 2016 Resolutions

This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians make available for members continuing medical education and patient education materials regarding the adverse health consequences associated with the changing climate, and the health benefits of implementing climate ...

About AAFP : Governance

http://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/cosponsored-d.mem.html

Slowing Global Warming: Benefits for Patients and the Planet

...Slowing Global Warming: Benefits for Patients and the Planet CINDY L. PARKER, MD, MPH, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland G lobal warming is an occurrence that is well documented, with average global surface tempera- tures now 1.5°F (0.83°C)...

American Family Physician

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The Physician’s Role in Efforts to Slow Global Warming

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American Family Physician

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p256.pdf

Resolution No. 203 (New York State A) - Climate Change -- 2015 Resolutions

This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians concur with the overwhelming majority of current published climate scientists that human behavior contributes significantly to climate change, and be it further that the American Academy of Family Physicians support ...

About AAFP : Governance

http://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/previous/2015/resolutions/newyork-a.mem.html

Resolution No. 404 (Oregon A) - Climate Policy -- 2016 Resolutions

This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians update their climate change and air pollution policy to specifically include language about greenhouse emissions from human activities. For example: In recognition of the numerous and serious adverse health ...

About AAFP : Governance

http://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/oregon-a.mem.html

Specialized Nutrition Support - American Family Physician

Jan 15, 2011 - Specialized nutrition support should be offered to patients who are malnourished or at risk of becoming malnour- ished when it would benefit patient outcomes or quality of life. Improving the nutritional value of ingested food and tailoring intake to the patient’s preferences, ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0115/p173.html

2011 American Family Physician -- American Family Physician

Search 2011 issues of American Family Physician, the peer-reviewed clinical journal of the American Academy of Family Physicians

American Family Physician : AFP Home

http://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/explore/past/2011.html

Diagnosis and Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis - American Family Physician

Sep 15, 2005 - Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by uncontrolled proliferation of synovial tissue and a wide array of multisystem comorbidities. Prevalence is estimated to be 0.8 percent worldwide, with women twice as likely to develop the disease as men. Untreated, ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0915/p1037.html

Health-Related Concerns of the Female Athlete: A Lifespan Approach - American Family ...

Mar 15, 2009 - Exercise is beneficial for women of all ages and is associated with long-term health benefits and enhanced well-being. Nevertheless, active women and girls are at risk for conditions resulting from sports and exercise participation. Because of their unique physiology, children are more ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0315/p489.html

March 1, 2012 - American Family Physician

...Benefits of Slowing Global Warming Chris Imperial Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming Gregory Sulik Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming David M. Lessens Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming David...

American Family Physician

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Cochrane for Clinicians: Self-Monitoring and Self-Management of Anticoagulation Therapy...

Aug 1, 2011 - Self-monitoring and self-management of long-term oral anticoagulation therapy reduce the risks of thromboembolism, all-cause mortality, and minor hemorrhage for appropriately selected patients.

American Family Physician : Cochrane for Clinicians

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p266.html

Close-ups: The Race Against Time: Coping with Anxiety and Depression - American Family ...

Aug 1, 2011 - The personal side of medicine told from the patient's perspective. The patient's story is followed by commentary from a physician and a list of resources.

American Family Physician : Close-ups

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p264.html

Making It -- A Family Practice Management blog

...The authors were attempting to explain why nobody is ever going to do anything about global warming, other than what politicians do, which is contribute their fair share of hot air and methane. The problem, they claim, is the problem of externality. Externality is the term...

Family Practice Management | Blogs : FPM Blogs

http://blogs.aafp.org/fpm/makingit/

August 1, 2011 - American Family Physician

...Slowing Global Warming: Benefits for Patients and the Planet Cindy L. Parker Treatment of Nongenital Cutaneous Warts Elie Mulhem; Susanna Pinelis Diagnostic Approach to Chronic Constipation in Adults Namirah Jamshed; Zone-En Lee; Kevin W. Olden Departments Keeping Up...

American Family Physician

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Promoting and Prescribing Exercise in the Elderly - American Family Physician

Feb 1, 2002 - Regular exercise provides a myriad of health benefits in older adults, including improvements in blood pressure, diabetes, lipid profile, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, and neurocognitive function. Regular physical activity is also associated with decreased mortality and age-related ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2002/0201/p419.html

FMX Schedule -- AAFP FMX

View the schedule for the 2016 AAFP Family Medicine Experience (FMX) in Orlando, FL.

Events : AAFP FMX

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Whack the 'WAC' : In the Trenches

...ideology of being able to provide socialized medicine in order to buy votes. The only waste, fraud, and abuse is what they push on us! The slow, extraordinarily expensive, and unreliable EMRs and their forest of meaningless use checkboxes come from Medicare. The innumerable "prove...

AAFP News | Blogs

http://blogs.aafp.org/cfr/inthetrenches/entry/whack_the_wac

Female Sexual Dysfunction: Evaluation and Treatment - American Family Physician

Jul 1, 2000 - Sexual dysfunction includes desire, arousal, orgasmic and sex pain disorders (dyspareunia and vaginismus). Primary care physicians must assume a proactive role in the diagnosis and treatment of these disorders. Long-term medical diseases, minor ailments, medications and psychosocial ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2000/0701/p127.html

Options for Managing Pain During Labor - American Family Physician

Mar 1, 2012 - ...Next: Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming View the full table of contents >> Home / Journals / afp / Vol. 85/No. 5(March 1, 2012) / Options for Managing Pain During Labor...

American Family Physician : Patient Handout

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0301/p456.html

AAFP News - American Family Physician

Mar 1, 2012 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0301/p437.html

Choosing Wisely: More Good Clinical Recommendations - American Family Physician

Choosing Wisely: More Good Clinical Recommendations to Improve Health Care Quality and Reduce Harm

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

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