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More Consumers Drawn to Telehealth

Two recently published studies conducted by Harris Poll assess American adults' perceptions of telehealth and telemedicine heading into 2017.

Evaluating Telemedicine

From simple evaluations of lower acuity ailments like the flu – to life-threatening ailments like strokes – telemedicine is changing the healthcare system.

Telemedicine: A Vital Solution

Telemonitoring can be used in the home, at the scene of a medical emergency, in transit via ambulance, and in the hospital setting to measure patient vitals.

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.

See You Later Diabetic Retinopathy, Teleophthalmology is Here

Teleophthalmology provides a convenient, cost-effective solution for eye exams for patients with diabetes - and could be the key to saving their sight.

Telehealth Helps Send Patients to Specialists

If patients can be encouraged to seek care from a specialist when their condition is in its early states, telemedicine will help reduce unnecessary hospitalizations and healthcare costs.

Man’s Best Friend Could be the Future of Medicine

Researchers believe that by using their incredibly sensitive noses, dogs might be able to help sniff out diseases like cancer and help diabetic 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.

Perk Up Coffee Lovers, Java’s Good for Your Health

Do you love the smell of coffee in the morning? By enjoying your daily cup of joe, you may begin to notice some of these health perks.
Diabetes management and prevention tips

Health Brief: Tips to Better Manage and Prevent Diabetes

Currently 26 million Americans are diabetic and another 79 million have prediabetes, or elevated blood sugar levels. The lifestyle choices that you and your loved ones make can lower your risk for diabetes or diabetic complications.
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Yoga RX: Diabetes

Diabetes is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar, either because the pancreas does not produce enough insulin...