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2013-09-24 08:32:32

Nationwide Diabetes Prevention mHealth Program Shows Encouraging Effectiveness Results NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Arogya World today announced that it has completed mDiabetes, a Commitment made at the 2011 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting. With this groundbreaking effort, Arogya World has reached more than one million people from all over India with text messages about diabetes and its prevention in 12 languages, and has tested the program's...

2013-09-18 16:25:53

BOSTON, Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvard Medical School-affiliated Joslin Diabetes Center, the world's largest provider of diabetes-focused clinical care, research and education and the producer of Diabetes Innovation 2013, has joined the Clinton Foundation to boost efforts to prevent diabetes and to improve treatment quality and reduce costs for those with the disease and its related conditions and complications. Joslin will lead diabetes-focused efforts organized by the...

2013-09-10 14:10:17

A new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine evaluates existing diabetes guidelines and potentially supportive laws New cases of diabetes continue to increase as does the health burden for those with diabetes. Law is a critical tool for health improvement, yet assessments reported in a new study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine indicate that federal, state, and local laws give only partial support to guidelines and evidence-based interventions relevant...

2013-05-28 23:26:01

May is Older Americans Month, and there is no better time to protect our nation´s seniors from diabetes and the terrible complications it can cause. Ethical Alternative Products is supporting diabetes prevention with a free trial supply of their premium alpha lipoic acid nutritional supplement product. Wyckoff, NJ (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 Half of our nation´s seniors have pre-diabetes and are at high risk for developing Type 2 diabetes. Up to fifty percent of diabetics and nearly...

2013-03-25 12:27:00

Supplement to American Journal of Preventive Medicine Furthers Prevention Initiative Begun With National Summit BOSTON, March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its groundbreaking initiative to advance the prevention of type 2 diabetes, Joslin Diabetes Center has gathered 15 articles on diabetes prevention in a supplement to the April issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Entitled "Advancing the Science and Practice of Diabetes Prevention," the supplement includes...

2012-07-18 10:26:17

BOSTON, July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The diabetes epidemic demands a powerful response from leaders in the diabetes community, nationally and globally. To this end, for the first time in its 114 year history, Joslin Diabetes Center, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School will convene all stakeholders for a groundbreaking, immersive activity over 3 days in September called Diabetes Innovation 2012 (September 23-25, 2012 at the Hyatt Crystal City in Arlington, VA). Diabetes Innovation...

2012-01-26 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Basketball Association (NBA), the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) and the NBA Development League (NBA D-League), in collaboration with the American Diabetes Association and Sanofi US, today tipped off the second year of the Dribble to Stop Diabetes campaign, a national multimedia campaign designed to encourage fans to live an active, healthy lifestyle and raise awareness about diabetes prevention, management and the...

2012-01-12 13:41:00

BOSTON, Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a statement released today by Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, physicians at the Harvard Medical School-affiliated research and clinical care center strongly disagreed with comments made recently by Richard Kahn, M.D., a former executive of the American Diabetes Association. At a briefing held on Tuesday for public health advocates and diabetes researchers by the journal Health Affairs, entitled "Confronting the Growing Diabetes...

2011-12-08 08:00:00

As a testament to its year-round commitment to the fight against Diabetes, HealthyAnswers.com is offering a complimentary copy of their book âœDiabetes: How To Survive A Misunderstood Diseaseâ to the general public. To acquire a free copy please reference the hyperlink below this release. Delray Beach, Fla. (PRWEB) December 08, 2011 As a testament to its year-round commitment to the fight against Diabetes, HealthyAnswers.com is offering a complimentary...

2011-09-20 07:43:00

Commitment Made at Clinton Global Initiative Aims to Reach One Million in Two Years Supported by Emory, Synovate, Biocon, LifeScan and Aetna NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Arogya World, a US based non-profit organization, announced today a major diabetes prevention mobile health (mHealth) commitment in India, during the 2011 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting. This initiative, being implemented in association with Nokia, aims to reach one million consumers...