An increase in type 1 diabetes among adults. When asked what was the one thing he'd most like primary care docs to do to improve diabetes care, Dr. ... Hirsch suggested that there may be a movement afoot to use A1cs as a diabetes screening tool.
This update covers approval of a sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor for diabetes, a once-daily long-acting beta-adrenergic agonist (LABA) for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and a ... Empagliflozin (Jardiance) to treat type 2
Dads, dudes, diabetes and duty. I am, and have long been, on the masthead at Men's Health magazine as an editorial advisor, with contributions focused principally on weight control. ... The spread of Type 2 diabetes among children is already yesterday's
The Closing the Gap project began by collecting data on the practices' diabetes-related procedures and patients. ... The overwhelming response led to its reprinting for phase II of the Diabetes Initiative.
We know that children now get Type 2 diabetes, while a generation ago it was called "adult onset" diabetes, because the condition in children was essentially unheard of. ... In an age of epidemic obesity and diabetes, chefs can shoulder the
Albiglutide (Tanzeum) to treat type 2 diabetes in adults, along with diet and exercise. ... treat type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis, or as a first-line therapy.
This update also covers a risk evaluation and mitigation strategy for liraglutide and approval of a new PCSK9 inhibitor.
found. Researchers conducted a retrospective cohort study of more than 584,000 encounters for more than 27,000 patients with diabetes and elevated A1C, blood pressure and/or LDL. ... Many studies have shown that midlevel providers can be more effective
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
QD: News Every Day--Teens with type 2 diabetes likely to need combination therapy sooner. ... A majority of teenagers with type 2 diabetes may require combination treatment or insulin therapy within a few years of diagnosis, researchers concluded.