2337 Articles Matching "diabetes"

Sky-High Insulin Costs Are Forcing Patients To Ration Diabetes Drugs, Ask For Lower-Cost Prescriptions

Aug 23, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Stories of the fatal decision to skip or ration insulin have filled headlines in recent months, but new government data shows just how many people are taking those dangerous measures because of high costs. In other pharmaceutical news: Gilead's stand-off with the government over Truvada, tips for shopping abroad for cheaper meds, and...
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Concerned About Diabetes Drug Prices?

Aug 22, 2019 , eMedicine Health
One in Four Patients Concerned About Diabetes Drug...
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Study Finds Diabetes, Heart Failure a Dangerous Duo

Aug 22, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Study Finds Diabetes, Heart Failure a Dangerous DuoCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/21/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/21/2019 12:00:00...
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One in Four Patients Concerned About Diabetes Drug Costs

Aug 22, 2019 , RxList
Roughly one in four adults with diabetes asked their physician for a cheaper prescription drug and 13% of patients took less medicine than prescribed to try to lower their drug costs, according to recent survey...
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AstraZeneca diabetes drug shows promise in heart failure

Aug 21, 2019 , Reuters
AstraZeneca made strides on Tuesday toward its goal of adding heart failure to the conditions that can be treated by its diabetes drug Farxiga, putting it ahead of a rival medicine from Eli Lilly....
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As Maternal Death Rates Rise, App-Maker Hopes To Reach New Moms In Need Of Care

Aug 20, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The goal of tech startup Mahmee is to help connect women to resources and providers during a time when their health can often be neglected. In other health and technology news: a way to ease pain through virtual reality and DIY tech to help those with diabetes....
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Diabetes (Mellitus, Type 1 and Type 2)

Aug 16, 2019 , eMedicine Health
Diabetes (Type 1 and Type...
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FDA proposes graphic warnings on cigarette packs, advertisements

Aug 16, 2019 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed that cigarette packs carry graphic new health warnings including pictures and text outlining lesser-known risks of smoking like bladder cancer and diabetes as well as lung cancer....
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Liver disease related to obesity and diabetes rising in U.S.

Aug 15, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - The only liver disease becoming more widespread in the U.S. is one driven by obesity and diabetes, even as other types of liver disorders linked to drinking or hepatitis are becoming less common, researchers say....
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Solera marketplace now offering ASL diabetes prevention program to residents in Kansas City

Aug 15, 2019 (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The program was created by Johnson County Department of Health and Environment and will be available via Solera to patients covered by a local...
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NHS scheme to support people at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes through digital means expanded

Aug 15, 2019 , Mobile Health News
In pilot schemes, access to digital advice led to an increase in the number of people that committed to the...
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Little Progress Seen in Diabetes Care

Aug 14, 2019 , eMedicine Health
Little Progress Seen in Diabetes Care in Past 15...
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Apple & Amazon Level Up On Diabetes Tech

Aug 14, 2019 , Forbes
Apple, Amazon and Google are heavily investing in fighting diabetes as another possible revenue source. This could be the best chance for African American’s who over index in this disease to start seeing lower treatment costs, and tech companies could capture a big chunk of the diabetic...
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In Search Of New Antibiotics; Hep A Continues To March Across The Country

Aug 14, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Other health care findings include reports about obesity drugs, diabetes treatments and a range of other...
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Little Progress Seen in Diabetes Care in Past 15 Years

Aug 14, 2019 , RxList
There have been few improvements in diabetes diagnosis, linkage of patients to care, or achievement of treatment targets in the United States since 2005 despite advances in care, new research...
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Mediterranean diet tied to lower risk of gestational diabetes

Aug 10, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Pregnant women at high risk for developing gestational diabetes may be less likely to experience this complication when they switch to a Mediterranean diet instead of sticking with their usual eating habits, a recent experiment suggests....
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Diabetes risk tied to common chemicals, curbed by healthy habits

Aug 09, 2019 , Reuters
Chemicals in everything from food wrappers to clothing and furniture are associated with an increased risk of diabetes, but much of this added risk is reduced with good eating and exercise habits, a study suggests....
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Duetact vs. Baqsimi

Aug 09, 2019 , RxList
Baqsimi (glucagon) Nasal Powder and Duetact (pioglitazone hydrochloride and glimepiride) are both agents used to control blood sugar levels in patients with...
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Jardiance vs. Baqsimi

Aug 09, 2019 , RxList
Jardiance (empagliflozin) and Baqsimi (glucagon) Nasal Powder are both agents used to control blood sugar levels in patients with...
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Actos vs. Baqsimi

Aug 09, 2019 , RxList
Actos (pioglitazone hydrochloride) and Baqsimi (glucagon) Nasal Powder are antihypoglycemic agents used to control blood sugar levels in patients with...
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