News & Publications

  • EASD Draws Global Audience to Discuss Important Diabetes Trials

    By AADE | Dec 01, 2016

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    Guest blogger Curtis Triplitt returns with an overview of some of the most exciting studies discussed at EASD.
  • My Amazing Week in China

    By Karen Kemmis, PT, DPT, MS, CDE, FAADE | Nov 29, 2016

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    Karen Kemmis recently returned from Weifang, China on a trip to one of their diabetes centers. Learn about her experience throughout her week-long trip.
  • Continuous Glucose Monitors: Where are we now?

    By Carla Cox, PhD, RD, CSSD, CDE | Nov 18, 2016

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    Carla Cox reviews the current state of continuous glucose monitoring, and the benefits associated with wearing such a device.
  • The Price of Insulin

    By Jennifer N. Clements, PharmD, BCPS, CDE, BCACP | Nov 16, 2016

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    Recently, there have been many discussions on the price of insulin. What educational points have you and your patients discussed about recommended and prescribed insulin doses, in light of the recent discourse?
  • Four Critical Times to See Your Diabetes Educator

    By Press Releases | Nov 15, 2016

    National Diabetes Education Week (November 6 - 12) begins with important focus.
  • New Diabetes Tech Discussed at EASD

    By AADE | Nov 10, 2016

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    Guest blogger Curtis Triplitt details some of the non diabetes medication related events at the 52nd Annual European Association for the Study of Diabetes in September 2016.
  • Keep Your Goals in Mind

    By Barbara Walz, RN, BSN, CDE | Nov 08, 2016

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    Barbara Walz has a few ideas to help you and your patients keep your holidays healthy. What are you going to do to keep your goals in mind?
  • CMS Rules Continue to Explore the Expansion of Medicare Coverage for Diabetes Education and Prevention

    By Press Releases | Nov 03, 2016

    The American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) is pleased to see Medicare’s continued focus on ensuring the National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP) will be a reimbursable benefit starting January 2018, in accordance with the final 2017 Physician Fee Schedule released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
  • Health Literacy Month

    By Amy Campbell, RD, CDE | Nov 02, 2016

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    Amy Campbell talks health literacy this month and why it's important. What does your facility do to make sure its patients understand the information with which they're presented?
  • Getting Ready for National Diabetes Month

    By Karen Kemmis, PT, DPT, MS, CDE, FAADE | Oct 19, 2016

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    Karen Kemmis is getting ready for National Diabetes Month in November. How will you spread diabetes awareness during the month?
  • Recommendations for Non-Statin Therapy

    By Jennifer N. Clements, PharmD, BCPS, CDE, BCACP | Oct 12, 2016

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    This week Jennifer Clements discusses cholesterol control for people with diabetes, and what questions to think about when addressing statin or non-statin therapies.
  • Oops I Did it Again

    By Barbara Walz, RN, BSN, CDE | Oct 11, 2016

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    Barbara Walz returns to discuss the multiple uses modern medicine has found for the drug Metformin.
  • Insulin and the Sky-rocking Cost

    By Carla Cox, PhD, RD, CSSD, CDE | Oct 06, 2016

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    Insulin prices have jumped dramatically. Carla Cox opens up the dialogue behind these price hikes, urging us all to work with companies in finding a happy medium without undue burden on patients.
  • Identifying Key Components of Diabetic Retinopathy

    By Amy Campbell, RD, CDE | Sep 28, 2016

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    AADE blogger Amy Campbell returns this week with recent research on diabetic retinopathy.
  • New AADE Report Shows Impact of Diabetes Prevention Services

    By Press Releases | Sep 26, 2016

    A new original research report from the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) shows the impact of the AADE Diabetes Prevention Programs (DPP), which help participants lose weight and lead healthier lives to prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes by working with a diabetes educator.
  • When a Concussion Affects Diabetes Self-Management

    By Karen Kemmis, PT, DPT, MS, CDE, FAADE | Sep 14, 2016

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    In this week's blog, Karen Kemmis focuses on the impact a concussion can have on a person's diabetes self-management. How can you make sure your patients receive the best care after experiencing head trauma?
  • Oral Health Care is Critical for People with Diabetes

    By Press Releases | Sep 12, 2016

    Healthcare professionals in both the diabetes and dental care arenas need a full understanding about how diabetes and gum disease can adversely affect each other, and should focus on encouraging people with diabetes to maintain proper oral hygiene, according to a new white paper summarizing the findings of a thought leader summit.
  • CMS Should Adopt Proposals to Expand Medicare Coverage for Diabetes Education and Prevention; Increase Access to DSMT

    By Press Releases | Sep 08, 2016

    The American Association of Diabetes Educators filed public comments on proposals by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to cover prediabetes education via a Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program (MDPP) and to expand utilization of the diabetes self-management training (DSMT) benefit.
  • Calculating Concentrated Insulins

    By Jennifer N. Clements, PharmD, BCPS, CDE, BCACP | Sep 06, 2016

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    What are your thoughts about concentrated insulin? Are you using them in practice? If so, what types of patients have been switched to these insulins? Share your thoughts.
  • Back to School

    By Carla Cox, PhD, RD, CSSD, CDE | Sep 01, 2016

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    As another school year rolls around, Carla Cox is helping her school-age patients and their families get ready for school. That means making sure any medical management forms are completed so the child and the school knows how to care for diabetes during the school day.
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