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Older People with Diabetes at High Risk of Mortality After Significant Natural Disasters

A study finds an elevated risk of death for people with diabetes, ages 65 and older, after Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita.

T1D Exchange Quality Improvement Coalition Panel Tackles Issues of Type 1 Diabetes Care

They agreed that technology, if properly implemented, can augment the clinic visit, among other topics. The panel took place at the 2019 T1D Exchange annual meeting in Cambridge, MA.

Data Will Fuel A New Era of Type 1 Diabetes Care, Says Endocrinologist

Speaking at the T1D Exchange annual meeting, Glooko Chief Medical Officer Dr. Mark Clements shares how un-siloed health data has the potential to reshape the care provided to people with type 1 diabetes.

Word Choice Matters in Diabetes Care

In a recent webinar, a T1D Exchange diabetes researcher and an Ohio University associate professor presented the clinical impact of diabetes stigma, and how health care professionals can use person-first language to foster a collaborative conversation with people with diabetes.

Almost 40 Percent of Pump Users on Medicare Experienced Problems that Changed Their Blood Sugar Management

That was just one of the alarming findings from a study of Medicare recipients conducted, in part, by T1D Exchange Patient-Centered Research.

Trump Administration Drops Proposal Banning Drug Rebates for Medicare

It is the second setback against the administration’s efforts to bring down the high price of prescription drugs in the United States.

Novo Nordisk CEO Believes Roughly 10% of Customers Are Struggling to Afford Insulin

The statement goes against a widely cited study which says one in four people with type 1 diabetes ration insulin because of unaffordability. See what else CEO Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen said about the insulin pricing crisis in a recent Stat+ interview.

Here Are the Top 10 Pediatric Diabetes Hospital Programs, According to U.S. News & World Report

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia tops the list in the biannual hospital ranking by the publication. See which other programs made the list.

Most Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Going Longer Than What’s Ideal Between Visits

In an abstract accepted for the ADA 79th Scientific Sessions, T1D Exchange Quality Improvement Collaborative researchers found the time between visits grew with older patients in pediatric diabetes clinics.

Better Depression Screening and Higher CGM Adoption: Measuring Data at Diabetes Clinics

At the American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions, the T1D Exchange Quality Improvement Collaborative shared early findings from efforts to standardize data collection and improve care at pediatric diabetes clinics.