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Mar 23, 2016, 03:05 ET Diabetes Advocacy Alliance Applauds Proposal Providing Medicare Coverage for National Diabetes Prevention Program

The Diabetes Advocacy Alliance (DAA) applauds Secretary Sylvia Burwell, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Center for Medicare ...


Dec 09, 2015, 10:27 ET Diabetes Advocacy Alliance Welcomes Congressman Reed as New Co-chair of Congressional Diabetes Caucus

The Diabetes Advocacy Alliance (DAA) welcomes Congressman Tom Reed (R-NY) as the new Co-chair of the Congressional Diabetes Caucus. Congressman Reed...


Oct 27, 2015, 02:42 ET Diabetes Advocacy Alliance™ Deeply Disappointed in Final USPSTF Diabetes Screening Recommendation

Regarding the final diabetes screening guideline posted yesterday in Annals of Internal Medicine by the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF),...


Oct 09, 2014, 02:00 ET Diabetes Advocacy Alliance™ Applauds New U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Draft Diabetes Screening Guideline

The Diabetes Advocacy Alliance™ (DAA) applauds the United States Preventive Services Task Force's (USPSTF) new draft recommendation that would...


Jun 18, 2014, 05:21 ET Continued Epidemic Rise in Diabetes and Prediabetes Shows Need for Immediate Congressional Action

In light of startling new data from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) National Diabetes Statistics Report, 2014, which show the...


May 14, 2014, 01:00 ET Diabetes Advocacy Alliance™ Supports Broader Screening Guidelines to Give Millions More the Chance to Prevent Diabetes or Get Early Diabetes Treatment

According to the results of new research published online in Population Health Metrics, millions more American adults with undiagnosed diabetes and...


May 08, 2012, 01:36 ET Diabetes Coalition Expresses Concern Over Hill Efforts to Weaken Prevention and Public Health Fund

Calling the Prevention and Public Health Fund vital to slowing the diabetes epidemic in the U.S., the Diabetes Advocacy Alliance (DAA)—a coalition of ...


Feb 16, 2012, 12:17 ET Diabetes Advocacy Alliance Applauds Funding for CDC Program to Prevent Diabetes

The Diabetes Advocacy Alliance™ (DAA) today applauded the Department of Health and Human Services for approving $10 million in funding for the CDC's...


Jan 10, 2012, 07:00 ET Broader Screening Guidelines for Diabetes Urged by Diabetes Advocacy Groups

America cannot stop the growing wave of type 2 diabetes—and its complications and costs—unless the recommendations for screening are broad enough to...


May 03, 2011, 10:23 ET Diabetes Advocacy Alliance to Raise Awareness of the Costs, Complications, and Potential Solutions to Predicted Diabetes Epidemic

By 2025, the number of people with diabetes will swell by 64% to more than 50 million Americans in all, according to projections by the Institute for ...