New & News in Diabetes Policy provides information on pertinent policy, research, events, and data that affect diabetes and diabetes policy.

October 2016

In this issue analysts find avoidable diabetes complications cost billions, study shows people diagnosed with type 2 diabetes when young face higher mortality risk and Medicare publishes guidance on diabetes prevention programs.

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June 2016

In this issue the National Diabetes Prevention Program is expanding after proven results, a study shows text messaging helps people with prediabetes lose weight and the ADA issues new diabetes primary care standards.

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April 2016

In this issue study shows only 2 in 5 US adults were screened for diabetes, prediabetes awareness campaign launched, veterans study links diabetes, depression, mortality.

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Diabetes Resources

The Diabetes Advocacy AllianceTM (DAA) is a coalition of 21 members, representing patient, professional and trade associations, other nonprofit organizations, and corporations, all united in the desire to change the way diabetes is viewed and treated in America.

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