Asian American Diabetes Initiative at Joslin Diabetes Center Awarded $70,000 Grant from Tufts Health Plan Foundation
– The Asian American Diabetes Initiative (AADI) at Joslin Diabetes Center has received a $70,089 grant from Tufts Health Plan Foundation to fund Healthy Living for All Seasons, which offers elderly Asians with, or at risk for, diabetes the...
2/4/2014 1:00 PM EST
New Study Shows Three Core Factors and Thirteen Strategies to Turn Primary Care Practices Into Viable Patient Centered Medical Homes
A new study conducted by Robert A. Gabbay, M.D., Ph.D., FACP, Senior Vice-President and Chief Medical Officer at Joslin Diabetes Center and Harvard Medical School, and colleagues identified three core factors and thirteen strategies that increase...
2/4/2014 11:00 AM EST
Study Demonstrates Care Managers in Patient-Centered Medical Homes Increase Improvements in Diabetes Patient Outcomes
Patient centered medical homes (PCMHs) have been found to be an effective way to help care for patients with chronic diseases such as diabetes.
1/21/2014 10:00 AM EST
A new study by Joslin Diabetes Center researchers that compares the metabolic fingerprints of patients who develop ESRD versus those who don’t has furnished new clues to the disease.
1/8/2014 1:00 PM EST
Joslin Diabetes Center, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, has launched a pilot program in conjunction with Truman Medical Centers, the primary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine to test the...
1/14/2014 10:00 AM EST
Joslin Researchers Determine Hormone Linked to Improved Glucose Metabolism Activates Browning of Fat
Researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center have discovered that a hormone long associated with weight loss and improved glucose metabolism is linked to activation of calorie-burning brown fat.
1/6/2014 3:05 PM EST
WorldOne and Joslin Diabetes Center announced that they have launched the Diabetes HUB, an online clinical and educational resource.
11/20/2013 3:00 PM EST
Today, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) released the National Health and Nutritional Examination Survey (NHANES) with additional data briefs on hypertension, cholesterol and obesity among adults in the U.S. by age, gender, race and ethnicity.
10/18/2013 1:00 PM EDT
11/13/2013 1:00 PM EST
The International Diabetes Federation now recommends that surgery be considered as a treatment for obese patients with type 2 diabetes. Dr. Allison Goldfine, head of clinical research at Joslin Diabetes Center, is available for comment.
3/29/2011 9:00 AM EDT
Emerging technologies such as continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) are helping people with type 1 diabetes manage their condition—what are the next steps? Howard Wolpert, M.D., of Joslin Diabetes Center discusses his current research and the global...
10/1/2010 1:00 PM EDT