Diabetes

Is Combination Therapy on the Horizon in Diabetic Macular Edema?

July 12, 2020

Patients with diabetic macular edema whose vision remains impaired even with the best available treatments may soon have a combination therapy.

Vascepa's Benefits For People With Diabetes Seen Amid Settlement of Patent Dispute

June 16, 2020

Results from REDUCE-IT trial presented at the ADA meeting show that the fish-oil pill is associated with cardiovascular disease protection among patients with diabetes.

Diabetes Management & Telehealth with Leslie Kolb

June 11, 2020

Association of Diabetes Care and Education Specialists, chief science and practice officer, Leslie Kolb chats with MHE Associate Editor Briana Contreras in MHE's newest podcast Tuning into the C-Suite about diabetes management and how it's affected by the use of telehealth, especially during the current and trying times of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Diabetes: The Quiet Epidemic That Is Not Going Away

April 13, 2020

Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes, mostly with the type 2 variety linked with being overweight or obese.

21st Century-Style Diabetes Disease Management: Coaches and Tech-Enabled

April 09, 2020

Several Blues plans have contracted with vendors that supply tech-enabled diabetes disease management and prevention programs. Sometimes the tech is combined with coaching - by a real, live human being.

Out-of-Pocket Costs for Diabetes Medicine Eliminated

January 31, 2020

New plan from CVS Caremark eliminates member cost as a barrier to medications without raising costs for benefits, premiums or deductibles.

Diabetes Drug Costs Drive Non-Adherence

November 11, 2019

A survey of diabetes educators reveals challenges faced by patients with diabetes who can’t afford their drugs.

Insulin Overutilization in Seniors with Type 2 Diabetes

October 18, 2019

As people with type 2 diabetes age, the risks of insulin use can outweigh its benefits, creating the need for increased provider and patient education.

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