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A Brainy Approach to Treating Chronic Low Back Pain - Frankly Speaking EP 258

Guest: Alan M. Ehrlich, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Chronic pain affects 20% of people in the United States, and chronic low back pain is the most common cause of chronic pain. Although some treatments can reduce the severity of the pain, the persistence of chronic low back pain is a source of frustration for both patients and clinicians. Join us to discuss how behavioral and psychological therapy should be part of the treatment for chronic low back pain and how new approaches may be much more effective than existing therapies.


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Cutting Through the Fog: Recognizing Gluten-Induced Neurocognitive Impairment - Frankly Speaking EP 242

Guest: Alan M. Ehrlich, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Gluten exposure is known to cause a number of problems in both those with celiac disease and those with non-celiac gluten sensitivity. One aspect that has not received much attention from the research community is the neurocognitive impairment that can occur following gluten exposure in these individuals. Join us for this podcast to dive into a recent article that describes these effects.


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Cardiovascular Disease and Exercise - Frankly Speaking EP 271

Guest: Mariyan L. Montaque, DNP, FNP-BCMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Given the prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in the United States, it is key for primary care providers to counsel patients on the importance of exercise for CVD prevention. This brief podcast explores data that will help clinicians understand the need to prescribe exercise and rehabilitation in the primary care setting. You’ll walk away with clear guidance to offer patients and ultimately improve outcomes in CVD as well as multiple chronic diseases.


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Recommendations for the Treatment of Gout - Frankly Speaking EP 257

Guest: Jillian Joseph, MSPAS, PA-CMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Gout is a common condition seen in primary care, and the incidence and prevalence continue to rise. Despite previous recommendations from the American College of Rheumatology, urate-lowering therapy is still underused. Listen to this episode for a concise overview of the American College of Rheumatology’s updates for the management of gout and walk away with a clear understanding of the first-line treatment options for acute gout flares.


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"Could It Be My Thyroid?" The Quandary of Subclinical Hypothyroidism - Frankly Speaking EP 241

Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-CMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Seven percent of the US population has an active levothyroxine prescription, which is significantly greater than the number of people diagnosed with overt hypothyroidism. Many of these prescriptions appear to be for the treatment of subclinical hypothyroidism and other conditions in euthyroid individuals. Join us to uncover the latest findings on the use of levothyroxine and what the evidence tells us about appropriate use and misuse of this drug.


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Favorite Podcast of 2021 - Frankly Speaking EP 256

Guests: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-C; Jill Terrien PhD, ANP-BC; Alan Ehrlich, MD, FAAFP; Jillian Joseph, MSPAS, PA-CMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Live at Pri-Med East! In this episode, each podcaster will discuss the most impactful paper and podcast of the year.


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Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) - Frankly Speaking EP 240

Guest: Jillian Joseph, MPAS, PA-CMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Have you considered continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) for your patients with sub optimally controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) on at least 3 injections of insulin per day? This session will give you the information you need to confidently initiate CGM in appropriate patients. You’ll walk away with a clear understanding of the different CGM options and the benefits and challenges of CGM.


Join us as we discuss breast density and the use of supplemental imaging to assess risk for advanced breast cancer.


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Update from the CDC: New Gonorrhea Guidelines - Frankly Speaking EP 239

Guest: Alan M. Ehrlich, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Join us to discuss the CDC’s new guidelines for the management of sexually transmitted infections due to Neisseria gonorrhoeae. You’ll walk away with recommendations for how to address urogenital, rectal, and pharyngeal infections. You’ll also discover alternative regimens for patients allergic to first-line therapy and understand how to manage coinfection with chlamydia.


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Lung Cancer Screening—Expanded Recommendations! - Frankly Speaking EP 238

Guest: Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Join us to discuss important changes in the 2021 USPSTF recommendation on lung cancer screening. Given lung cancer’s high prevalence and poor prognosis in later stages, it is important for primary care clinicians to know which patients to screen and what method to use. You’ll also learn the appropriate time to stop screening.


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Identifying Risk in Women to Prevent CVD - Frankly Speaking EP 237

Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-CMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Solid evidence shows that adverse pregnancy outcomes (APOs) correlate with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in women. Evidence is also becoming clearer that lactation and breastfeeding may have CV protective benefits as well. Social determinants of health play a significant role in these diseases; facts support that Black, Hispanic and Asian American women suffer from worse pregnancy outcomes than White American women. Join us while we discuss the recent American Heart Association (AHA) guideline update regarding the association of increased risk of CVD and metabolic disease with APOs and what can be done to reduce these risks.


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Nasal Steroids for Perennial Allergic Rhinitis: Is PRN Use Enough? - Frankly Speaking EP 235

Guest: Alan M. Ehrlich, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Perennial allergic rhinitis affects both children and adults, and management includes both allergy avoidance as well as medication management. Intranasal steroids are the mainstay of treatment and have traditionally required consistent use, but new data are emerging. Find out the results of a new study evaluating PRN use as an alternative approach.