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ECRI practice guidelines to replace AHRQ clearinghouse

The ECRI Institute is looking to pick up the slack from the now-defunct National Guideline Clearinghouse by continuing to offer providers evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Funding cuts to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality forced AHRQ to shutter the National Guideline Clearinghouse in July. While ECRI developed and maintained the National Guideline Clearinghouse for… Read More »

Emphasis Of The New Physical Activity Guidelines Is To Move More And Sit Less

The 2nd edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans provides advice and information on the amounts and types of physical activity for improving the health of various population groups. The emphasis of the recommendations is that moving more and sitting less will benefit just about everyone.[1] Recommendations: Preschool children aged 3 to 5 years… Read More »

Guidelines to Design The Diet For A Diabetic

Diabetes is an extremely common disease in today’s world. There was a time when the elderly were diagnosed with diabetes much more than youngsters. Over the decades, the ratio of youngsters and children with diabetes has risen. As the disease becomes more and more common with time, it has become important for us to get… Read More »