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Managing Chronic Disease: The Role of Telebehavioral Health

When you consider the high incidence of depression, anxiety and substance abuse among patients with chronic illness, it’s clear that mental health is a critical factor.

The Role of Telehealth in Fighting Opioid Abuse

Nationwide, leaders and organizations are leading the fight against opioid abuse. Their efforts to curtail opioid over-prescription are already showing promise, including using on-going therapy to treat the underlying causes of drug abuse...

Telehealth Legislative Update: CHRONIC Care Act of 2017

The newly reintroduced CHRONIC Care Act of 2017 seeks to establish federal standards for telemedicine reimbursement and expand chronic care services...

Telemedicine for Chronic Gastrointestinal Disease Management

As telemedicine continues to become more mainstream, more and more applications which enable patients to reduce the amount of time spent traveling to a...

Telemedicine’s Role in Diabetes Management

A reported 29.1 million people in the U.S. have diabetes - telehealth interventions such as virtual visits, could prevent further complications from the disease.

Could You Have Diabetes and Not Know It?

Type 2 diabetes is one of the most prevalent health problems in the US, yet there are still many undiagnosed cases. Learn about your diabetes risk.

Parkinson’s Study Proves Telemedicine’s Effectiveness in Patient Monitoring

A recent study detailed how remote monitoring through telemedicine can be effective in treating Parkinson’s Disease (PD) patients.

U.S. Telehealth Programs Beginning to Combat Diabetes

State telemedicine programs are attempting to help reduce hospitalizations associated with diabetes and promote active and productive lifestyles.

School-Based Telehealth Keeps Kids in Class

Technology continues to shape the way children learn and communicate; now, it can also be used to keep them healthy.

Reducing Nursing Home Hospitalizations with Telehealth

According to a study from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), more than half of all hospitalizations that occur in nursing home...
The Pulse of Telehealth

Alleviating Worldwide Health Crises with Telehealth

Among the long list of issues healthcare administrators face across the world, the aging population and rise of chronic diseases are the most pressing...