Tori Rodriguez

MA, LPC

Most Recent Articles by Tori Rodriguez

Counterpoint: Dietary Supplements Are Largely Unnecessary

Counterpoint: Dietary Supplements Are Largely Unnecessary

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In Part 2 of this article, Erin D. Michos, MD, shares her thoughts on why dietary supplements are largely unnecessary.

Point: Dietary Supplements Can Mitigate Poor Diet, Improve Health

Point: Dietary Supplements Can Mitigate Poor Diet, Improve Health

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Although it is estimated that more than 166 million Americans use dietary supplements, many healthcare providers are unfamiliar with how these substances are regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration.

Resist the Script: Antibiotic Overuse in Pneumonia — An Expert Roundtable

Resist the Script: Antibiotic Overuse in Pneumonia — An Expert Roundtable

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A shift toward personalized medicine in pneumonia management would involve refining the diagnostic categories to include viral pneumonia, bacterial pneumonia, and noninfectious respiratory disease.

Asthma Control and Medication Adherence: Time for a Digital Intervention

Asthma Control and Medication Adherence: Time for a Digital Intervention

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Digital interventions, such as web-based programs, mobile apps, and text messaging, have been found to improve asthma control and medication adherence while reducing the use of "rescue" medications.

Malignant Pleural Effusion Interventions: What Matters Most to the Patient?

Malignant Pleural Effusion Interventions: What Matters Most to the Patient?

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Patients with malignant pleural effusion may care more about relieving symptoms such as dyspnea as opposed to achieving pleurodesis.

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