Sara Hunt, MSN, RN, PHN, FNP-C

Articles

Help Patients with T2D Eat Healthy During the Holidays

December 13, 2019

The holidays are a wonderful time for fellowship with family and friends and bonding over delicious meals. Although this time spent bonding is actually good for one's health, many of the tasty treats can wreak havoc on those with diabetes.

Diabetic Ketoacidosis Is Preventable With Proper Treatment

October 24, 2019

Cancer, diabetes, and heart disease account for a large portion of the $3.3 trillion annual US health care expenditures. In fact, 90% of these expenditures are due to chronic conditions. About 23 million people in the United States have diabetes, 7 million have undiagnosed diabetes, and 83 million have prediabetes.

What Is the Best Way to Treat Pharyngitis?

October 18, 2019

There are many different causes of throat discomfort, but patients commonly associate a sore throat with an infection and may think that they need antibiotics. This unfortunately leads to unnecessary antibiotic prescribing when clinicians do not apply evidence-based practice.