Daily Archives: August 4, 2010

Stool DNA and IBD Study

In this Medical Edge episode, Dr. David Ahlquist talks about a study of patients with inflammatory bowel disease and detecting cancer. To listen, click the link below. Stool DNA and IBD Study

Study Finds Bipolar Disorder Costlier Than Many Chronic Diseases

Mayo Clinic researchers have found that bipolar disorder (BPD) is a more costly chronic condition than diabetes, depression, asthma and coronary artery disease (CAD), based on a review of health care claim costs. Specialty care costs (the costs of seeing any specialist and all tests ordered) were especially higher for bipolar patients. Results of this […]