The Southeast Permanente Medical Group

The Southeast Permanente Medical Group is an integral part of Kaiser Permanente. Our physicians can coordinate virtually every aspect of patient care - from referrals to laboratory tests to medications. With everything under one umbrella, our patients receive the highest continuity of care.

KP Health Research News

News, Views and Moves from Kaiser Permanente
  1. OAKLAND, Calif. — Women with gestational diabetes who received a tailored letter with personalized weight-gain recommendations were significantly more likely to meet national weight-gain guidelines, according to a new Kaiser Permanente study published today in Diabetes Care, a journal of the American Diabetes Association. Gestational diabetes, the most common pregnancy complication, puts women at high […]

    The post Personalized Letter Improves Pregnancy Weight for Women with Gestational Diabetes appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Share.

  2. Kaiser Permanente study with 15,000 puberty measurements is largest population-based examination of risk factors to date.

    The post Maternal Weight and Hyperglycemia Linked to Early Puberty Onset in Girls appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Share.

  3. PASADENA, Calif.  — Transgender and gender-nonconforming youth are diagnosed with mental health conditions much more frequently than young people who identify with the gender they are assigned at birth, according to new Kaiser Permanente research published today in Pediatrics. While this subject has been analyzed in small, specialized, clinic-based studies that rely on self-reported behavior […]

    The post Transgender Youth More Often Diagnosed With Mental Health Conditions appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Share.

  4. OAKLAND, Calif. — Kaiser Permanente, the nation’s largest integrated health system, is investing $2 million in research to prevent gun injuries and death. This initial research funding demonstrates Kaiser Permanente’s commitment to the health of the communities it serves by addressing preventable gun-related injuries and death, whether by suicide, homicide or accident. As part of […]

    The post Kaiser Permanente Commits $2 Million to Gun Injury Prevention Research appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Share.

  5. Study reinforces the effectiveness of Kaiser Permanente’s comprehensive approach to cardiovascular health and heart disease prevention.

    The post In Reducing Deaths From Heart Disease and Stroke, Kaiser Permanente Outpaces Nation appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Share.