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Kegels for Men? - Frankly Speaking EP 172

Guest: Robert Baldor, MD, FAAFP Music Credit: Richard Onorato

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As men age, over-active bladder (OAB) symptoms (urgency, frequency, nocturia) are commonly seen. Typically, these symptoms are secondary to the development of benign prostate hypertrophy (BPH). Alpha-blocking and/or antimuscarinic agents are commonly prescribed to treat such symptoms. In this podcast we review the COBALT study which examines the benefits of behavioral treatments (pelvic floor muscle training and fluid restriction before bedtime) alone or combined with drug therapy to treat OAB symptoms.


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The available evidence on alcohol consumption and its relationship to health is abundant, varied, and often conflicting. The evidence that excessive consumption is associated with poor outcomes is consistent; however, evidence on low-to-moderate alcohol consumption has ranged from poor outcomes to no impact to improved outcomes. Join us while we discuss new evidence that reveals an association between low-to-moderate alcohol use in white middle-to-older aged adults and improved cognition.


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Gout - An Updated Treatment Guideline from the American College of Rheumatology - Frankly Speaking EP 180

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

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The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) updated their 2012 guidelines for treating gout. To do this, they used established evidenced-based methods including population, intervention, comparator, outcomes (PICO) questions.


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The Infectious Disease Society of America in conjunction with the American Thoracic Society have updated their guidelines on diagnosing and treating Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) in adults. Recommended changes from the 2007 guidelines include how to address the growing issue of antibiotic resistance. We will review this latest recommendation, focusing on the best approach for outpatient care.


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Cannabis Use in Pregnancy: A Worrisome Trend - Frankly Speaking EP 156

Guest: Alan Ehrlich MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Cannabis use has been increasing as numerous states have decriminalized or even legalized cannabis possession and use. As a result, the rates of pregnant women who use cannabis have been rising. Learn more about these trends and the risks associated with cannabis use in pregnancy.


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Milk: Whole, Skim or Something In Between? - Frankly Speaking EP 162

Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BCMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Frankly Speaking, Live! This episode, recorded live from Pri-Med South, will review four recent publications that help guide milk consumption in children and adults.


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Skip the Colonoscopy? - Frankly Speaking EP 154

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

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Join us as we discuss a recent report in the British Medical Journal that reviewed data on the effectiveness of colorectal cancer screening programs and presented new guidelines which recommend a “shared decision-making model" and that individuals with an estimated 15-year colorectal cancer risk below 3% undergo no screening at all! This session will review the recently published guidelines to understand the data behind their recommendations and discuss how best to implement such an approach in your practice.


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The Dangers of Non-Nutritive Sweeteners: What Does the Data Say? - Frankly Speaking EP 158

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

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Review the latest research on the impact of Non-Nutritive Sweeteners (NNS) on mortality, disease, and intermediate outcomes like microbiome and gut hormones.


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Improving Communication Between Parents and Teens - Frankly Speaking EP 153

Guest: Jill Terrien PhD, ANP-BCMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Discuss a recently published randomized controlled trial that examined methods to help parents improve their ability to discuss important health issues with their teenagers (ex. sexual activity, substance use).


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Coronavirus Update, March 6, 2020 - Frankly Speaking EP 164

Guest: Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFP Music Credit: Richard Onorato

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Review the latest recommendations from the CDC to assist in responding to patient questions and concerns.


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A Brief Update of the Guidelines on the Management of Type 2 Diabetes - Frankly Speaking EP 155

Guest: Jill Terrien PhD, ANP-BCMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Join us as we discuss key points from the 2019 update to the American Diabetes Association and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes consensus report. This update is now reflected in the American Diabetes Association's Standards of Medical Care—2020.


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Heartburn - Why "Test and Treat" Is Best - Frankly Speaking EP 157

Guest: Robert Baldor, MD, FAAFP Music Credit: Richard Onorato

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Heartburn is a frequent complaint in primary care practices. The etiology is broad, from reflux to H. pylori infection and PUD. While many clinicians treat symptomatically, this may not lead to patient satisfaction. A recent network meta-analysis published in The BMJ, concluded that a ‘test and treat’ approach resulted in the lowest reports for patients to remain symptomatic at follow-up.