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[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Are population health efforts reducing the frequency of diabetes in the USA?

Thomas Bauer - Dec. 4, 2015
Peaking in 2009 with 1.7 million diagnoses a year of type 2 Diabetes, the number of new patients suffering from the disease decreased to 1.5 million in 2011 and 1.4 million in 2014. According to ...
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at risk populations Diabetes Global population health Patient Centered Medical Homes Rural settings Type 2 diabetes Urban Settings
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Diet control in Diabetes Mellitus

Asad Muyinda - June 8, 2015
Diabetis Melitus is increasingly becoming common in both the elite and non-elite society. In sub-Saharan Africa, the prevalence in urban centers has reached as high as 8% in adult populations. In m...
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Diabetes diabetes mellitus non communicable diseases nutrition interventions type 1 diabetes Type 2 diabetes
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

The reality of type 2 diabetes prevention

Jaime Miranda - July 2, 2014
Dear all, two recent publications deserve the attention and, possibly, careful scrutiny by this community. Kahn R, Davidson MB. The reality of type 2 diabetes prevention. Diabetes Care. 2014;37:943...
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Diabetes RCT Type 2 diabetes
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Call for Diabetes Research Proposals

Meg Moran - Aug. 30, 2013
Today the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD) is launching a call for research proposals on diabetes (type 2) in middle and low income countries. It is estimated that 347 million people wo...
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Call for Research Diabetes funding Low and Middle Income Countries NCD Prevention NCDs NCD targets Publications & Research Research Risk Factors & Prevention Type 2 diabetes