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Slots available for diabetes prevention class - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner



Slots available for diabetes prevention class 
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Leslie Shallcross, an agent with the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service, will lead the National Diabetes Prevention Program with classes at 5:30 p.m. every Monday, according to an announcement by the Cooperative Extension ...

 


Weight Watchers Successful Part of Diabetes Prevention Program in UK - Medscape



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Weight Watchers Successful Part of Diabetes Prevention Program in UK 
Medscape
Patients with prediabetes referred by their general practitioner (GP) to a diabetes prevention program (DPP) that used Weight Watchers, a weight-management program, for the most part avoided developing type 2 diabetes in a UK study. "National Health ...
GP referral to Weight Watchers avoided type 2 diabetes in third of patients Science Daily
Doctors should send pre-diabetes patients to weight watchers, say experts Lancashire Evening Post
Commercial programme helped more than half of patients to curb diabetes risk Nursing Times
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Dr Paul Chew: Employers Need to Embrace Diabetes Prevention in the Workplace - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network



Dr Paul Chew: Employers Need to Embrace Diabetes Prevention in the Workplace 
AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
If you're 45 or older, if you have a close relative with diabetes, if you're a member of a minority group, if you're overweight or obese. Those factors are found in a large number of Americans in the workforce. We feel strongly that the workforce ...

 


Diabetes Prevention 'Not Sexy,' but Essential - Medscape



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Diabetes Prevention 'Not Sexy,' but Essential 
Medscape
"We're in an epidemic, and it's getting worse," says the immediate past president of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD). In Pakistan, for instance, 1 in 4 people has diabetes, and in India, the prevalence has doubled in the past ...

 


Diabetes Prevention Tips - Reports Healthcare - Reports Healthcare



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Diabetes Prevention Tips - Reports Healthcare 
Reports Healthcare
We have heard since our early ages that prevention is better than cure. So we need to monitor ourselves to prevent diabetes and stay healthy and afresh.

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Patient registry pilot eases diabetes prevention in practice | AMA Wire - American Medical Association (blog)



Patient registry pilot eases diabetes prevention in practice | AMA Wire 
American Medical Association (blog)
Creation of a pilot patient registry at Henry Ford Macomb Hospital allows for identification of patients at risk for type 2 diabetes and referral to a diabetes ...

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Diabetes Prevention Screening FREE At Cullman Regional November 9th - Cullman Today



Cullman Today
 
Diabetes Prevention Screening FREE At Cullman Regional November 9th 
Cullman Today
Are you at risk for diabetes? Is your blood sugar too high or too low? Does your family have a history of diabetes? If the answer is yes, call to schedule your appointment TODAY at (256) 735-5600. For more information and a complete list of upcoming ...

 


Statin Use Raises Diabetes Risk 'Even in High-Risk Patients' - Medscape



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Statin Use Raises Diabetes Risk 'Even in High-Risk Patients' 
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Long-term statin use is associated with an increased risk of type 2 diabetes of approximately 30% in individuals at high-risk of the disease, even after taking into ...
Statins increase the risk of developing diabetes in at-risk people Medical News Today
Statin use linked to heightened type 2 diabetes risk in susceptible ... Medical Xpress
Statins linked to diabetes risk Cosmos
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Cigna and Omada Health tackle diabetes prevention for Phoenix employees - AZ Big Media



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Cigna and Omada Health tackle diabetes prevention for Phoenix employees 
AZ Big Media
Beginning this month, City of Phoenix employees covered by Cigna medical plans have access to a new tool to help lower their risk of chronic type 2 diabetes. Through its commercial partnership with Omada Health, Cigna offers clinically-eligible ...

 


15th Annual Diabetes Prevention and Wellness Workshop - WTVY, Dothan



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15th Annual Diabetes Prevention and Wellness Workshop 
WTVY, Dothan
Thursday, Dothan Leisure Services partnered with the Alabama Department of Public Health to sponsor the 15th Annual Diabetes Prevention and Wellness Workshop at the Dothan Civic Center. The workshop offered education through vendors, ...