Sharecare, the digital health company that helps people manage all their health in one place, and world-leading analytics and advice firm Gallup today released the 2017 State and Community Rankings for the Prevalence of Diabetes report, measuring the prevalence of diabetes and obesity across the U.S. The post 2017 States & Community Rankings for Diabetes […]
November is American Diabetes Month and this week’s Friday Five looks at common questions and answers regarding diabetes, helpful tips for managing diabetes daily and during the holidays and a simple test to take to identify if you are at risk for the disease. The post The Friday Five – American Diabetes Month appeared first […]
By Lee Horner – One of the major health current health concerns is the diabetes epidemic; diabetes is the 7th leading cause of death in the United States. According to the CDC, more than 30 million people have diabetes and 84.1 million adults have prediabetes. The post The Role of Virtual Care in Diabetes Management […]
November is American Diabetes Month and this week’s Friday Five looks at the cost of diabetes, new ways to treat and support those with diabetes and some of the latest research about how it can be prevented. The post The Friday Five – American Diabetes Month appeared first on HealthcareNOWradio.com.
Blink Health to Give Away $10 Million Worth of Free Diabetes Medications to Help People Afford Treatment
Blink Health, America’s leading prescription drug savings platform, launched a program to help #TreatType2 diabetes by committing to give away $ 10 million worth of medication to patients with type-2 diabetes. The post Blink Health to Give Away $ 10 Million Worth of Free Diabetes Medications to Help People Afford Treatment appeared first on HealthcareNOWradio.com.
One in eleven Americans has diabetes and every 23 seconds someone in the U.S. is diagnosed with the disease. Diabetes causes more deaths than AIDS and breast cancer combined, and eighty-six million Americans are at risk for diabetes. The post November is American Diabetes Month appeared first on HealthcareNOWradio.com.
When: Wednesday, August 3, 2016 1:00 – 4:30 pm ET 6707 Democracy Blvd, Bethesda, MD, 2 Democracy, Rm 7050 National Institutes of Health holds a meeting of the Diabetes Mellitus Interagency Coordinating Committee to discuss current and future diabetes programs in DMICC member organizations and to identify opportunities for collaboration, including an update on the […]
The American Diabetes Association and IBM Watson Health announced a long-term collaboration to bring together the cognitive computing power of Watson and the Association’s vast repository of clinical and research data. Collaboration Will Include Developer Challenge to Catalyze the Creation of Cognitive Apps. The post Reimagining How Diabetes is Prevented and Managed appeared first on […]
By Mary Agnes Carey – As the health law turned six, federal officials proposed the expansion of a Medicare diabetes prevention program funded by the landmark measure. The pilot program, developed and administered by the YMCA… The post Medicare Proposes Expansion Of Counseling Program For People At Risk Of Diabetes appeared first on RCM Answers.
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