American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from AADE, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

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Self-monitoring blood glucose inspires confidence, control in patients with type 2 diabetes

August 6, 2015
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Telehealth platforms provide cost-effective outreach to patients with diabetes

August 6, 2015
NEW ORLEANS – Virtual patient contact through telehealth medicine can empower patients with diabetes to improve their self-care while allowing…
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CDEs should prepare themselves, patients for disasters

August 6, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Careful planning can help reduce exacerbations of chronic conditions, including diabetes, in the event of a man-made or natural…
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Proper foot care, daily foot checks, essential to diabetic health

August 5, 2015
NEW ORLEANS – Adults with diabetes can take an important step toward better overall health — and possibly prevent life-threatening…
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Smartphones influence adoption of online diabetes education tools

August 5, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Diabetes educators should embrace evidence-based online resources for information development and delivery, and leverage the…
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3 weight loss methods diabetes educators must understand

August 12, 2014
ORLANDO — Three diabetes educators with expertise in weight loss discussed three tactics to help obese patients with diabetes lose weight at…
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Telehealth delivery of diabetes education extends staff, personalizes care

August 12, 2014
ORLANDO — Remote delivery of diabetes education by live webcam presents a practical and cost-effective opportunity to better engage patients in…
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VA secretary encourages ‘relentless’ leadership, advocacy in diabetes care

August 11, 2014
ORLANDO — The interim undersecretary for health for the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs encouraged diabetes educators “not to let…
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Diabetes education effective in low-income, high-immigrant community

August 9, 2014
ORLANDO — Patients with diabetes achieved significant improvements in their blood glucose, blood pressure and cholesterol levels with diabetes…
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Teens cautious using social media for diabetes support, but want to help others

August 9, 2014
ORLANDO — Though teens use technology and social media for entertainment and social interaction, they do not yet trust the format for diabetes…