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Diabetes Health in the News: Diabetic Youth Fail to Get Screened for Eye Complications

Current American Diabetes Association guidelines recommend that youth with diabetes receive diabetic retinopathy screenings. Type 2 diabetes patients should receive their screening at the time of their initial diagnosis, while type 1 patients should receive their screening within 3-5 years. …

Diabetes Health in the News: New Telehealth Program May Help Children at Risk of Obesity

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital recently launched a new telehealth project designed to help kids with weight management issues. This 12-week pilot will enable registered dietician nutritionists to monitor patients at home via the Fruit Street platform, which offers a …