Affect of Health Plan Deductibles on Diabetes, Chronic Illnesses

Photo: Expenses of Co-pays for Insurance Plans

Newly released details from a study published in JAMA finds that even low deductible plans can mean high out-of-pocket costs for people living with diabetes, asthma, heart disease and other chronic conditions.

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Using DXA to Predict Fracture Risk in Diabetics

Photo of DXA Fracture Risk Chart for Diabetes

A systematic review looks at which DXA-based measurements can be used to help identify diabetic patients at increased risk of fracture, which is one of the complications of type 2 diabetes.

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Causes of Diabetes Induced Bone Fragility Include Certain Drugs

Diabetes and Fragile Bones

Expert IOF review explains why people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes are at higher risk of bone fragility, including the effect of certain anti-diabetic medications on bone health.

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