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Executive Health Management

Diabetes Screening Urged For All After Age 45

2014 14 Oct

The United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has amended its recommendations on screening for diabetes following a review of current best evidence. According to the revised USPSTF guidelines, screening for diabetes and pre-diabetes should now be performed for all adults over at 45. USPSTF also recommends that uniform insurance coverage... Read more

IT Management

Laser Tool May End Pin Pricks for Diabetics

2014 25 Aug

A new laser system for measuring blood sugar has been developed by a team of researchers from Princeton University (USA). When work succeeds to create a portable version of the laser system, diabetics will be able to monitor their condition without pricking themselves to draw blood. To test the new technique, the researchers directed their specialised... Read more