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Insulin and the COVID-19 vaccine: What is the connection?

August 5th, 2020 / By Steve Delaronde

Before the discovery of insulin in 1921, a person diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes could expect to live no more than three years.¬† The three Canadians credited with its discovery, […]

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Diabetes: What is our breaking point?

July 27th, 2020 / By Katie Christensen

Diabetes is an epidemic and it’s getting worse. “The prevalence of diabetes (type 2 diabetes and type 1 diabetes) will increase by 54% to more than 54.9 million Americans between […]

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Lifestyle improvement: An untapped resource in population health

December 4th, 2015 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

The recent report describing a decline in new cases of diabetes is good news. An article about it in The New York Times does a nice job describing the lifestyle […]

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Taking a Closer Look at the August ICD-10 Coding Challenge

September 8th, 2014 / By Sue Belley, RHIA

CHALLENGE QUESTION: A 65-year old female was seen as an outpatient by her internist for monitoring of her hypertension and type 2 diabetes mellitus. During the course of the visit, […]