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Sustaining diabetes self-management programs: Community members speak

– Ideas flowed at a conference on maintaining the benefits of a community health program, writes Anne Renz.

Ideas flowed at a conference on maintaining the benefits of a community health program, writes Anne Renz by Anne Renz, MPH, Group Health Research Institute (GHRI) project manager…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2016/aug/sustaining-diabetes-self-management-programs-community-members-speak/

Bariatric surgery may have ‘legacy effect’ on diabetes complications

– Dr. Arterburn linked even short-term diabetes remission to less risk for microvascular kidney, eye, and limb diseases

A close-up view of an eye with diabetic retinopathy. Dr. Arterburn linked even short-term diabetes remission to less risk for microvascular kidney, eye, and limb diseases by Davi…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2016/july/bariatric-surgery-may-have-legacy-effect-diabetes-complications/

Gastric bypass surgery beats intensive lifestyle and medical intervention for diabetes

– Dr. David Arterburn reflects on CROSSROADS randomized controlled trial of Group Health patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes.

Dr. David Arterburn reflects on CROSSROADS randomized controlled trial of Group Health patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes by David Arterburn, MD, MPH, a senior investigato…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2016/april/gastric-bypass-surgery-beats-intensive-lifestyle-and-medical-intervention-diabetes/

Diabetes workshops in underserved communities set to launch this year

– Dr. Katherine Newton reports that three Washington community health organizations will offer peer-led, diabetes self-management workshops.

From Group Health Living Well workshops Read about the program offered to Group Health members in Western Washington.   A Spanish-language version of this article is a…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2015/04/diabetes-workshops-underserved-communities-set-launch-year/

Se ofrecen talleres de diabetes en las comunidades marginadas este año

– Dr. Katherine Newton informa que tres organizaciones de salud de la comunidad de Washington ofrecerán, talleres de auto-control de la diabetes dirigidos por compañeros.

From Group Health Living Well workshops Read about the program offered to Group Health members in Western Washington.   Dr. Katherine Newton informa que tres organizacio…
https://www.kpwashingtonresearch.org/news-and-events/blog/2015/04/se-ofrecen-talleres-de-diabetes-en-las-comunidades-marginadas-este-ano/