Journal of Diabetes NEWS


  • Benjamin M. Kozak,

  • Melissa Y. Tjota,

  • Kelly L. Close

  • Benjamin M. Kozak, Melissa Y. Tjota, and Kelly L. Close are of Close Concerns (, a healthcare information company focused exclusively on diabetes and obesity care. Close Concerns publishes Diabetes Close Up and Closer Look, periodicals that bring together news and insights in these areas. Each quarter, the Journal of Diabetes includes this News feature, in which Chang, Kozak, and Close review the latest developments relevant to researchers and clinicians. Readers of Journal of Diabetes involved in the clinical care of patients with diabetes (including students and educators) may request a complimentary 1-year subscription to Close Concerns’ monthly newsletter, Diabetes Close Up (