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New studies evaluate Jardiance in patients with chronic heart failure

April 30, 2016

Two new outcome trials will investigate the SGLT2 inhibitor Jardiance for the treatment of people with chronic heart failure, Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company said in a joint press release.

The trials are slated to begin in the next 12 months and are planned to enroll people with chronic heart failure both with and without type 2 diabetes.

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Urinary incontinence associated with type 1 diabetes in women

April 29, 2016
The odds of urinary incontinence increase with poor glycemic control in women with type 1 diabetes, according to recent study findings. Sara M. Lenherr, MD
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Maternal serum prolactin associated with postpartum prediabetes, diabetes risk

April 29, 2016
Higher maternal serum prolactin in pregnancy is associated with improved pancreatic beta-cell function and lower risk for prediabetes or type 2 diabetes 3 months…
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Neighborhood deprivation increases type 2 diabetes risk

April 29, 2016
Refugees arriving in Sweden between 1987 and 1991 who resettled in more economically deprived neighborhoods were more likely to develop type 2 diabetes than those who…
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Diabetic Retinopathy: The Importance of Early Screening, Referral, and Management

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Diabetic eye disease is one of the most common causes of vision loss in the United States. As the rates of diabetes…
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VIDEO: Changing landscape of diabetes care explored at CMHC 2015

October 24, 2015
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Secondary Prevention of Atherothrombotic Events: Current Insights on Advancing Science

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Prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) is critical in light of its associated mortality, morbidity, and economic…
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New studies evaluate Jardiance in patients with chronic heart failure

April 30, 2016
Two new outcome trials will investigate the SGLT2 inhibitor Jardiance for the treatment of people with chronic heart failure, Boehringer Ingelheim…
In the Journals

Urinary incontinence associated with type 1 diabetes in women

April 29, 2016
The odds of urinary incontinence increase with poor glycemic control in women with type 1 diabetes, according to recent study findings. Sara
In the Journals

Maternal serum prolactin associated with postpartum prediabetes, diabetes risk

April 29, 2016
Higher maternal serum prolactin in pregnancy is associated with improved pancreatic beta-cell function and lower risk for prediabetes or type 2…
In the Journals

Neighborhood deprivation increases type 2 diabetes risk

April 29, 2016
Refugees arriving in Sweden between 1987 and 1991 who resettled in more economically deprived neighborhoods were more likely to develop type 2…
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Prediabetes increases risk for chronic kidney disease

April 28, 2016
Patients with prediabetes are at modestly increased risk for developing chronic kidney disease, recent study findings show.In a systematic review…
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Januvia superior to Basen for antihyperglycemic effects

April 27, 2016
Compared with treatment with the alpha-glucosidase inhibitor Basen, treatment with the DPP-IV inhibitor Januvia resulted in superior…
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Beliefs about diabetic foot ulcers may affect survival

April 27, 2016
Survival of those with diabetic foot ulcers is independently affected by beliefs and expectations about their illness, according to recent study…
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High rate of diabetes seen in TB patients from South India

April 27, 2016
Among adults with tuberculosis in South India, researchers found a high rate of glycemic disorders and heterogeneity among the diabetic tuberculosis…
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Sleep apnea linked to microvascular complications in type 2 diabetes

April 26, 2016
Various parameters of obstructive sleep apnea are associated with diabetic neuropathy and estimated glomerular filtration rate in type 2 diabetes…
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Score generated from medical records may predict diabetes remission after bariatric surgery

April 26, 2016
The DiaRem score, generated from data readily available in medical records, may help identify patients with type 2 diabetes who will experience…
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