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All You Need Is Love: Treato Finds Most Successful Online Weight Loss Communities Value Community Support Over Strict Adherence

NEW YORK, Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- With January over and New Year's resolutions dropping like flies, leading consumer healthcare website Treato has announced its first annual list of the top online weight-loss communities to help consumers stick to their weight-loss goals. This list is part of a new series of online health community rankings from the company. With 45 million...

Feb 09, 2016, 10:00 ET

ECG Management Consultants Establishes National Bundled Payments Practice

WASHINGTON, Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ECG Management Consultants, a national consulting firm working...

Feb 09, 2016, 10:00 ET

Patient Access to Online Health Action Plans Enhances Rate of Preventive Care

PASADENA, Calif., Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A large study demonstrated that health plan members who accessed their...

Feb 09, 2016, 10:00 ET

Abbott Introduces New 'Foodie' Inspired Snack Brand: Curate

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As snacks and smaller meals continue to be a big part of daily...