Chief Medical Officer to Discuss Affect of Unhealthy Sleep on Obesity.
FusionHealth, the leading provider of innovative cloud-based solutions that change the way businesses think about health management, today announced that it will be presenting at the Midwest Business Group Health Learning Network in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Jeff Durmer, FusionHealth’s Chief Medical Officer will present the latest findings on the association of poor or unhealthy sleep with obesity at the “Chronic Condition: Reducing Co-Morbidities through Effective Weight Management Programs” session.
“We are pleased to have an expert in the science of poor sleep such as Dr. Jeff Durmer present his insight into this overlooked, yet critical obesity risk factor,” shared Cheryl Larson Vice President, Midwest Business Group on Health. “Obesity continues to be the number one health issue that our employer members’ struggle to control. It’s incredible to think that something as simple, yet critical as sleep might be the missing link.”
“Its been well documented that unmanaged sleep disorders can contribute to life-threatening chronic diseases, including obesity,” stated Sigurjon Kristjansson, Co-Founder and CEO of FusionHealth. “We believe that dependable, cloud-based technology can be used to integrate preventive medicine solutions for improved personal wellness.”
“The fusion of medical expertise and technology used to create our unique i.AIM Platform delivers a comprehensive industry solution that integrates care for the millions of patients requiring treatment worldwide. It’s one platform for medical, financial and health outcomes that drives long-term adherence to effective medical therapies.”