It's bad enough that millions of Americans have diabetes and chronic kidney disease (CKD). ... in the CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation and lead of the agency's CKD Initiative.
Learn 10 guiding principles for the care of people with or at risk for diabetes. ... They got several major organizations to agree on 10 principles of diabetes care.
Endo 08: Diabetes gender gap. As soul icon James Brown told us, "This is a man's world.". ... have poorer control of, their diabetes and heart disease than comorbid men.
A Saturday-morning session will look at glucose control and HbA1c goals in type 2 diabetes.
QD: News Every Day--Early, aggressive treatment of pre-diabetes is best. People with pre-diabetes who can normalize their blood sugars, even temporarily, are less likely to develop full-blown ... The conclusion led authors to suggest that early and
QD: News Every Day--Worst-case scenario projects one-third of adults will have diabetes by 2050. ... population. About one in four Americans have pre-diabetes, although only one in 20 know it.
If you want to lower your risk for diabetes and heart disease, exercise is essential. ... In the U.S., there are more persons with diabetes than ever before.
Research indicates that risk for heart failure in patients with diabetes increases with HbA1c level, Dr. ... Mitchell. “Certainly the treatment of diabetes is relevant to all specialties,” she said.
Booklet for pregnant patients with diabetes. On the heels of a study that found pre-pregnancy diabetes increases the risk for birth defects, the NIDDK is giving away a patient guide: ... It's a 44-page booklet with info about checking and controlling
A talk at Tuesday's “Diabetes for the Internist” precourse reviewed some of the most significant recent advances in insulin, including new concentrations and combinations with other medications, new delivery mechanisms,