diabetes epidemic

Rising diabetes rates in children: Four things health execs should knowHere are four things MCOs should know about a new study focusing on young patients with diabetes.
Diabetes prevention programs avert, delay disease onsetDiabetes accounts for one out of every 10 American healthcare dollars spent, but new national programs are helping address this issue.
Worldwide diabetes epidemic approaches half a billion
Worldwide diabetes epidemic approaches half a billionWe had better wake up fast to address this multifactorial problem.
Applying telemedicine in diabetes care managementTelemedicine could improve diabetic patient outcomes, expand access, and provide better economic value for patients. Find out how.
Innovative diabetes cost-reduction strategies
Innovative diabetes cost-reduction strategiesHere are some of the innovative approaches payers and providers are taking to quell the diabetes epidemic, and curb the costs associated with it.
Diabetes drug spending on the riseThe sheer volume of diabetes patients has made it a big driver of medication spending. Here are some important formulary considerations.
Five reasons diabetic patients don’t adhere… and solutions from experts
How new tech, treatments impact diabetes costsIn this Q&A, experts discuss how emerging treatments and technologies are affecting diabetes costs.
Lower diabetes costs by improving medication adherence
Lower diabetes costs by improving medication adherenceDuring their session at the AMPC conference in Orlando, presenters identified several diabetes management approaches that are improving medication adherence.
Diabetes education bill stirs controversyA coalition is opposing the Access to Quality Diabetes Education Act of 2015, saying it limits access to care. Here's why, and how the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) is responding.