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Feb 24, 2015 ... Although the United States pays more for medical care than any ... Cardiovascular disease, cancer, and diabetes now cause 70% of U.S. deaths and ... Thus, a prevention model is ideally suited to addressing chronic conditions ... surgery vs. behavior-change counseling) and specialty over primary care.


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More than two-thirds of all adults believe that the U.S. health care system ... funding for such prevention programs.8 .... Obesity has emerged as a priority in chronic disease prevention and has been ..... 27 Dye BA, Tan S, Smith V, Lewis BG, Barker LK, Thornton-Evans G, et al. ... 45 CDC and the Merck Company Foundation.


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Oct 8, 2015 ... Annual Reports · Staff Contact Information · Foundation History · Board of Directors ... High U.S. health care spending due to greater use of medical technology ... including shorter life expectancy and greater prevalence of chronic conditions. ... OECD country (2.6 versus 3.2 physicians per 1,000 population).