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Cost of Diabetes is Rising and Set to Explode
Posted: Monday, March 18, 2013
The cost of diabetes in the United States has climbed 41% since 2007.

New Team Approach Improves Diabetes Outcomes and Lowers Medication Costs
Posted: Monday, June 04, 2012
An integrated wellness team approach to diabetes care is helping patients lower their prescription costs and improve their condition....

America's Waistline Expands and Costs Soar
Posted: Sunday, May 06, 2012
The additional medical spending due to obesity is double previous estimates and exceeds even those of smoking.

Diabetes Medication Compliance a Major U.S. Issue
Posted: Sunday, October 23, 2011
We need to do a better job. Research by the New England Healthcare Institute shows that patients who don't take their medications as prescribed, cost the U.S. health care system an estimated $290 billion in avoidable medical spending each year.

Using Electronic Heath Records Leads to Better Diabetes Care
Posted: Friday, September 09, 2011
Use of electronic health records (EHRs) for patients with diabetes improves achievement of care and outcomes targets, researchers found.

Half in U.S. Have Pre-Existing Conditions
Posted: Saturday, January 29, 2011
As many as 129 million Americans under age 65 have medical problems putting them at risk of being rejected by insurance companies or having to pay more for coverage.

"The United States of Diabetes"
Posted: Tuesday, December 21, 2010
Diabetes will threaten the nation's economy as much as it does the health of individuals and the U.S. will spend $3.35 trillion on diabetes-related care in the next decade.

Half of U.S. Could Have Diabetes or Prediabetes within Ten Years
Posted: Monday, December 06, 2010
More than half of Americans will have diabetes or be prediabetic by 2020 at a cost to the U.S. health care system of $3.35 trillion if current trends go on unabated, according to analysis of a new Report "The United States of Diabetes: Challenges and Opportunities in the Decade Ahead."

Curbing the Diabetes and Prediabetes Epidemic
Posted: Monday, December 06, 2010
By the year 2020, 52% of adults in the U.S. could be prediabetic or diabetic, up from about 40% today according to a new report.

World Comparison Shows U.S. Healthcare Lacking
Posted: Monday, December 06, 2010
A third of Americans say they have gone without medical care or skipped filling a prescription because of cost, compared to 5% in the Netherlands, according to study.

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