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  • Take A Look At The FDA’s New Nutrition Facts Label For Packaged Foods!

    Take A Look At The FDA’s New Nutrition Facts Label For Packaged Foods!

    My friend and colleague, Robert M. Califf, M.D., Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and Susan Mayne, Ph.D., Director, FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, recently released a new blog article titled “Unveiling the New Nutrition Facts Label”, which updates the public on the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s new Nutrition Facts label on...

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  • Telemedicine’s Challenge: Integrating Telemedicine Visits Into Patient Records For Continuous Care!

    Telemedicine’s Challenge: Integrating Telemedicine Visits Into Patient Records For Continuous Care!

    This year’s ATA 2016 events and activities currently taking place in Minneapolis, MN have, as anticipated, been extremely exiting and informative!  As President of the American Telemedicine Association, please see my quote noted in today’s POLITICO issue of Morning eHealth: TELEMEDICINE’S BIGGEST OBSTACLE: Integrating telemedicine visits into patient records remains one of the biggest challenges facing telemedicine, President Reed Tuckson and other...

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  • Take A Look At Two Important FDA Campaigns Educating Youth About Tobacco: “Fresh Empire” And “The Real Cost”

    Take A Look At Two Important FDA Campaigns Educating Youth About Tobacco: “Fresh Empire” And “The Real Cost”

    I want to share with you two important campaigns sponsored by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, which are in place to educate today’s youth about the consequences and dangerous health risks associated with the use of tobacco and smokeless tobacco products, in an effort to prevent and reduce more teens from experimenting or starting their use of the various tobacco-related...

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  • Reed Tuckson Announced As Non-Executive Chairman Of The Board of Directors Of ViTel Net

    Reed Tuckson Announced As Non-Executive Chairman Of The Board of Directors Of ViTel Net

    I am pleased to share with you the news that ViTel Net has appointed me Chairman of their Board of Directors. The press release, “Reed Tuckson, MD appointed as ViTel Net’s Chairman of the Board of Directors” was published today on PR Newswire. As stated in today’s release: “We are pleased that Dr. Tuckson has decided to accept our offer to...

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  • Join Me In Celebrating The Launch Of The American Telemedicine Association’s Executive Series

    Join Me In Celebrating The Launch Of The American Telemedicine Association’s Executive Series

    Recently, Jonathan Linkous, Chief Executive Officer of the American Telemedicine Association, invited me for an interview to launch their new ATA Executive Series, which is aired on their You Tube Channel. During the course of the interview Jonathan and I discuss my goals and objective as the ATA’s President over the past year, and we enlighten the public as to the...

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  • Why Aren’t Millions of Americans Getting Preventive Care?

    Why Aren’t Millions of Americans Getting Preventive Care?

    I want to share an article with you, which was recently published by STAT that Daniel S. Blumenthal, MD, President of the American College of Preventive Medicine, and I authored titled, “Why aren’t millions of Americans getting preventive care?”. The article highlights United Health Foundation’s America’s Health Rankings Spotlight: Prevention, released in partnership with the American College of Preventive of...

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