Mature Media Stat of The Day: Nursing Home Diabetes

Data Chart: Diabetes among Nursing Home Residents

A new Institute for the Future of Aging Services report reveals that 25 percent of U.S. nursing home residents have diabetes and that diabetic residents have less favorable profiles on a number of variables, including medication usage.

Source: Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, D.C.

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