QD: News Every Day--Teen diabetes rate more than doubles in a decade. ... Prediabetes/diabetes rates in teenagers increased from 9% to 23% in the past decade, researchers reported in a study.
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,
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.
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.
As we all know, these foods are rich in sodium, sugar and fat, and contribute to obesity and chronic health problems including, hypertension, diabetes and cardiovascular disease, among others. ... High risk" is defined as: over age 40, people who have
There were 13,284 incident cases of type 2 diabetes among 352,384 participants with follow-up periods ranging from four to 22 years. ... All participants were diabetes free at baseline. Asian (Chinese and Japanese) populations averaged three to four
Lixisenatide (Adlyxin), a once-daily injection to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. ... In 10 trials of 5,400 patients, the glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonist improved HbA1c levels, both as a stand-alone therapy and with
ACP launches new services for quality improvement | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist
The ACP Advance chronic care QI programs and resources span various clinical conditions and focus areas including adult immunization, atrial fibrillation, chronic pain and safe opioid prescribing, and diabetes.
Three of the cases she reported involved patients with type 2 diabetes who were postoperative. ... ACP has developed a patient brochure on living with diabetes that can be ordered online.
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).