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Glucose meter manufacturer partners with diabetes management platform

February 26, 2017

Ascensia Diabetes Care and Glooko have entered into a partnership to sync data from Ascensia blood glucose meters to Glooko’s versatile monitoring platform, according to a joint press release.

The collaboration will allow the glucose data to sync via Bluetooth and be accessible to patients and health care professionals through mobile and web apps.

Genetics researcher receives grant to study diabetic kidney disease

February 25, 2017
Katalin Susztak, MD, PhD, an associate professor of medicine and genetics in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, has received a $3…
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ADA: Updated diabetic retinopathy position statement urges screening, glycemic control

February 24, 2017
Patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes should undergo regular, comprehensive screenings for diabetic retinopathy while also optimizing glycemic control and blood…
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Congenital adrenal hyperplasia tied to overweight, obesity risk

February 24, 2017
Children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia have an increased risk for overweight or obesity compared with healthy children, but rates of persistent obesity may be…
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Sulfonylurea-related hypoglycemia may lead to negative cardiac effects

February 24, 2017
In adults with type 2 diabetes treated with a sulfonylurea, asymptomatic hypoglycemic episodes are common and may be associated with cardiac ectopy, according to…
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Diabetic Retinopathy: Preferred Practice Patterns in Screening and Management

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Regeneron.

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a major cause of blindness among American adults aged 40 years and older. The prevalence…
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New Treatment Paradigms for Diabetic Retinopathy: Current Status and Applications for Practice

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Despite a number of effective treatment options, diabetic eye disease is a leading cause of vision loss in the United…
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