Technology and healthcare providers are leveraging data to encourage more value-based care. Technology giant Apple recently announced that it’s starting a trial enabling US customers to automatically download and view their medical
Researchers have found a new connection between intermittent fasting and heightened hypoglycemia risk in type 2 diabetes patients who take hypoglycemic medications. A new study followed 41 adults with type 2 diabetes, all of whom took metformin… Read More
ATHENS, Ohio (Jan. 29, 2018) – A new study conducted by Ohio University scientists suggests that a little more sunlight might help restore damage to your cardiovascular system.
The study shows that Vitamin D3 – which is made by the body… Read More
The idea that certain type 2 diabetes medications can lead to ovarian cancer has been debunked. A new study from the University of Oulu in Finland found no connection between the use of statins or metformin and the risk of ovarian cancer.
This… Read More
Healthcare spending has exploded since the 1970s, in part due to the growing number of administrators needed to oversee compliance issues. To remain compliant and keep more of their money, organizations should use risk-based auditing software
A new study published in Diabetes Care examines the rates of coronary artery disease in male and female patients with type 1 diabetes. Completed at the Karolinska Institute of Sweden, this study followed type 1 diabetes patients who had a coronary… Read More
Continuous Glucose Monitoring System (CGM) to provide sensitive tracking of key efficacy measures in patients at important time points throughout the study
Hypoglycemia is a major problem for patients with diabetes. In an attempt to find an effective way to minimize hypoglycemia occurrence, researchers investigated with continuous glucose monitoring systems might help. They found that in… Read More
The Health Care Transportation Task Force (HCTTF) – an industry consortium of providers, payers, and patients – says that finding alternatives to traditional fee-for-service payment systems should be a top priority for CMS. The Task… Read More