Diabetes patients who use online tools manage disease better

PRESS RELEASE Contacts: Jan Greene janice.x.greene@kp.org 510-891-3653 Kerry Sinclair ksinclair@webershandwick.com 310-854-8278  OAKLAND, Calif. – In a study published in JAMA Network Open today, Kaiser Permanente scientists report that diabetes patients who used the Kaiser Permanente patient portal and mobile phone … Read more…

Drugs with biggest price hikes don’t treat depression or diabetes — they’re for erectile dysfunction

The prescription drugs that have seen the most rapid rise in cost in the U.S. don't treat depression, cholesterol or even autoimmune diseases, a new study finds. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Kaiser Permanente Donates $10,000 to American Diabetes Association in Honor of Outstanding Employee Volunteer

HONOLULU — Kaiser Permanente Hawaii is donating $ 10,000 to the American Diabetes Association in recognition of the outstanding volunteer efforts of Anne LaPorte, RN, CDE, an endocrinology nurse and certified diabetes educator at Kaiser Permanente’s Honolulu Medical Office. LaPorte is … Read more…

Alphabet stops its project to create a glucose-measuring contact lens for diabetes patients

Verily, Alphabet's life sciences unit, found it more challenging than expected to measure glucose levels in tears. Especially once it started testing its device outside of the lab. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…