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Blog Post: Halfway Through August: How Close Are We to 100?

Blog Post: Halfway Through August: How Close Are We to 100? | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
The first month of the Promise to Remember Me Campaign is half over, and we are seeing tremendous results!
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The Agony Filter: Less Choices With Curation | Influential Marketing Blog

The Agony Filter: Less Choices With Curation | Influential Marketing Blog | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it

There is a new travel website called Hipmunk that has an interesting philosophy about searching for the best flight deal online. Instead of showing you every flight combination that could save you an extra $12, they remove options that no normal human would choose.

 

Hipmunk calls this feature their “agony filter” – but the benefits of something like this go far beyond just the online travel booking space. Imagine if you had an agony filter for your small business. Or a way of removing those options that you might currently be offering which no one really chooses. Or those which are not at all beneficial to your business. Here are three ways that using something like an agony filter could help you make your small business more pain-free for your customers......

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Making Boring Sexy: Social Media And Healthcare - Mediapost.com

Making Boring Sexy: Social Media And Healthcare - Mediapost.com | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
Making Boring Sexy: Social Media And HealthcareMediapost.comWorking in healthcare can feel less than sexy at times. When it comes to digital, CPG brands get to have all the fun.
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Patient, Caregiver Social Media Summit Scholarships: Cast Your Votes!

Patient, Caregiver Social Media Summit Scholarships: Cast Your Votes! | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
The response to our invitation to apply for one of five scholarships to attend our Social Media Social Media Summit and Social Media Residency has been wildly beyond our expectations.
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Not Trying to Get my A1c Down

My HbA1c has been around 7% (6.8%-7.2%) for the last few years. Last year I tried terribly hard to get it down.
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SXSW 2012 - My Doctor Poked Me. Giggidy!

Anecdotal evidence suggests that health care providers' use of social media is in the early stages of an explosion.
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Health Care Social Media | Scoop.it

Health Care Social Media | Scoop.it | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
Curating the most dynamic content for those interested in impact of social media on health care (Here are my health Care social Media scoops of the day => http://t.co/D9eT25W #hcsmeu...
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Latest Treatment for Diabetes with Stem Cell Transplant-Diabetic Nephropathy

Latest Treatment for Diabetes with Stem Cell Transplant-Diabetic Nephropathy | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
Diabetes is the metabolic disturbance of blood sugar due to the insufficient insulin secretion or the insulin resistance.
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Back to school with diabetes

Back to school with diabetes | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
In a twist of going back to school with diabetes, it was the educators who were educated.
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Stressing Out About Stress

Stressing Out About Stress | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
Stress and any type of diabetes does not mix, it cause unnecessary high blood sugars. On the flip side high blood sugars may indicate how really stressful a situation is.
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Bayer rapped for tweeting about medicines - FT.com

Bayer has been sharply reprimanded by the UK pharmaceutical industry regulator for using Twitter to promote two high-profile prescription medicines to the public, in a pioneering case highlighting the dangers of social media for marketing.
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Metabolic Solutions raises $8.6M for diabetes drugs; WuXi to set up clinical ... - FierceBiotech

Metabolic Solutions raises $8.6M for diabetes drugs; WuXi to set up clinical ... - FierceBiotech | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
Metabolic Solutions raises $8.6M for diabetes drugs; WuXi to set up clinical ...FierceBiotechReport | Follow @MaureenFierce > Metabolic Solutions Development in Kalamazoo, MI says it has raised an additional $8.6 million to support its work on Type...
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FDA And Generic Drug Industry Reach $300M "Pay To Play" Agreement

FDA And Generic Drug Industry Reach $300M "Pay To Play" Agreement | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
With bigger revenues, the generic drug industry is becoming more willing to pay for faster approval of its products and now the U.S.
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How Social Media is Both Friend and Foe to Healthcare Providers - Becker's Hospital Review

How Social Media is Both Friend and Foe to Healthcare Providers - Becker's Hospital Review | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
How Social Media is Both Friend and Foe to Healthcare ProvidersBecker's Hospital Review15, Ms.
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What does #dsma mean on Twitter or Google+?

What does #dsma mean on Twitter or Google+? | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
dsma: Diabetes Social Media Advocacy (dsma: #dsma: Diabetes Social Media Advocacy http://t.co/Gl0ipbo http://t.co/Gl0ipbo...)...
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Losing a moderate amount of weight can significantly improve sexual function of men with type 2 diabetes

Losing a moderate amount of weight can significantly improve sexual function of men with type 2 diabetes | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
Type 2 diabetes is one of the most common causes of erectile dysfunction in men, but new research suggests that simply losing a few extra pounds can help individuals regain their former levels of sexual function, as well as alleviate symptoms of incontinence.The...
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Why Do People Follow Brands? [INFOGRAPHIC] | Social media, Buzz, Viral consultant blogger

Why Do People Follow Brands? [INFOGRAPHIC] | Social media, Buzz, Viral consultant blogger | Diabetes Social Media | Scoop.it
Interesting infographics Why Do People Follow Brands? [INFOGRAPHIC] (Why Do People Follow Brands?
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