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Access and utilize the ICAA library of scientific studies, reports and statistics to assist you with the development of your business case for wellness, program and community design and development, evidence-informed lifestyle choices and marketing strategies and approaches.

Tech Talk: Telerehab comparable to in-clinic therapy-7228

Tech Talk: Telerehab comparable to in-clinic therapy

A major benefit of telehealth is its capacity to increase access to healthcare, particularly among rural and underserved populations.

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Assessment

Vitamin D supplementation unlikely to help heart-7223

Vitamin D supplementation unlikely to help heart

Physical wellness depends in large measure on heart health, and organizations understandably are taking steps to help constituents protect their heart and reduce the chances of heart attack and stroke.

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Attitudes & perceptions

Health news

Health news "spin" affects caregiver views of treatment benefits

Do you know how to differentiate "spin" or "hype" from the facts in health news stories?

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Caregiving

Falls a top reason for hospital readmissions-7217

Falls a top reason for hospital readmissions

Active-aging professionals recognize the immense power of falls to harm health and function among older adults.

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Health promotion

Researchers urge personalized approach to brain health-7214

Researchers urge personalized approach to brain health

Although most older adults - about 85% - will never develop Alzheimer's disease, some level of cognitive decline is considered a normal part of aging, affecting the majority of people in their 60s or older, according to researchers led by Lee Ryan PhD, head of the University of Arizona's department of psychology.

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Research

Stats: 25 million adults 65+ open to telehealth-7209

Stats: 25 million adults 65+ open to telehealth

Thanks to a new rule from the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, adults with Medicare Advantage plans will have more options for telehealth coverage starting in 2020.

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Health promotion

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