Tag Archives: Diseases

Deaths per year from diet related diseases

Nationally representative deaths sets on dietary habits, diet risk factors, and death rates provide generalizability to the US adult population. Proportional trends in cardiometabolic mortality associated with dietary factors were generally similar by sex and age eFigures 5, 14, and 17 in the Supplement. For example, positive messaging per patients, the public, and industry can… Read More »

Gastrointestinal Diseases in America: The Costly Impact on Employers and Patients

SPONSORED POST By SAM HOLLIDAY Medically reviewed by Jenny Blair, MD Gastrointestinal diseases like inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are more prevalent—and costlier—than many employers realize. Up to 70 million Americans are affected by gastrointestinal (GI) diseases each year—twice as many people as those living with diabetes… Read More »