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 Saturday-morning session will look at glucose control and HbA1c goals in type 2 diabetes.
This issue covers topics including management of diabetes in the elderly, the public release of Medicare payments to physicians, and new approaches to antivirals as flu season begins. ... A s part of managing diabetes therapy in their practice,
Surgery for Diabetes May Be Better Than Standard Treatment (New York Times article). ... Bariatric Surgery versus Conventional Medical Therapy for Type 2 Diabetes (New England Journal of Medicine article).
But the latest in diabetes self-management education requires none of these accoutrements. ... This one included an endocrinologist, a certified diabetes educator and a nurse practitioner.
Today is World Diabetes Day, and to recognize that, a famous Belgian statue of a small boy is peeing blue. ... Racing. All in support of a good cause though--raising awareness of diabetes in children.
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,
The prospective InterAct case-cohort study conducted in 26 centers in eight European countries, is investigating how genetics and lifestyle interact to affect diabetes risk. ... Waist circumference is just as important as other risk factors for diabetes
I don't take care of diabetes,” Dr. Lorber said. “I help people take care of it.”. ... Refer to a specialist and follow up.Any patient with prediabetes, diabetes or hypertension should see an ophthalmologist.
Dapaglifozin (Farxiga) to treat type 2 diabetes, along with diet and exercise.Dapaglifozin is a sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor. ... It should not be used to treat type 1 diabetes or patients with diabetic ketoacidosis, moderate or severe renal