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Puerto Rican children more likely to have poor or decreasing use of asthma inhalers

Puerto Rican children more likely to have poor or decreasing use of asthma inhalers

New software created to encourage physician-family conversations about epilepsy

New software created to encourage physician-family conversations about epilepsy

Good health literacy linked to better adherence to blood pressure medications among Hispanics

Good health literacy linked to better adherence to blood pressure medications among Hispanics

RFID helps Kellogg providers to make visits meaningful for patients and reduce wait times

RFID helps Kellogg providers to make visits meaningful for patients and reduce wait times

Study: Racial disparities found in oral anticoagulant use

Study: Racial disparities found in oral anticoagulant use

Lower health literacy linked to high risk of mortality for cardiovascular patients

Lower health literacy linked to high risk of mortality for cardiovascular patients

Coaching improves medication adherence in people with diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol

Coaching improves medication adherence in people with diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol

Video monitoring of TB therapy works well in urban and rural areas

Video monitoring of TB therapy works well in urban and rural areas

Experts warn health care providers to slow down in allowing smart pill in patient care settings

Experts warn health care providers to slow down in allowing smart pill in patient care settings

Managing Patient Care through Technology

Managing Patient Care through Technology

Targeted and population-based strategies can lead to better hypertension control

Targeted and population-based strategies can lead to better hypertension control

Use of medication reminder apps increases people's adherence to cardiovascular medication

Use of medication reminder apps increases people's adherence to cardiovascular medication

Extended-release naltrexone appears to help HIV-positive patients reduce heavy drinking

Extended-release naltrexone appears to help HIV-positive patients reduce heavy drinking

Limited health literacy blocks heart disease prevention and treatment

Limited health literacy blocks heart disease prevention and treatment

Senior diabetic patients can save significant cost if negotiated rebates are shared at pharmacy counter

Senior diabetic patients can save significant cost if negotiated rebates are shared at pharmacy counter

Elderly patients would like technology to help with day-to-day medicine taking

Elderly patients would like technology to help with day-to-day medicine taking

Non-adherence to sleep apnea treatment linked to increased hospital readmissions

Non-adherence to sleep apnea treatment linked to increased hospital readmissions

Symptoms of alcoholism affect prescription drug adherence to treat disease

Symptoms of alcoholism affect prescription drug adherence to treat disease

NIH launches large study to compare treatments for pregnant women with HIV

NIH launches large study to compare treatments for pregnant women with HIV

Diabetes patients least likely to follow medical advice regarding medication due to side effects

Diabetes patients least likely to follow medical advice regarding medication due to side effects