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Diabetes, prediabetes prevalence high in Chinese adults

June 27, 2017

The overall prevalence of diabetes among adults in China reached nearly 11%, and prevalence of prediabetes reached nearly 36% in 2013, according to nationally representative survey results from that country.

“The study has yielded several findings about the prevalence and ethnic variation of diabetes among the major minorities in China,” the researchers wrote.

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Tailor workouts to the patient’s diabetic condition

June 27, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Individualized exercise protocols may vary depending on the specific diabetic condition a person has, according to a presenter here at the annual…
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Socioeconomic factors may alter risk prediction in type 2 diabetes models

June 26, 2017
Diabetes prediction models that do not account for social demographic information may overestimate or underestimate disease risk depending on the socioeconomic status of…
In the Journals Plus

Duodenal switch confers better metabolic improvement vs. sleeve gastrectomy in type 2 diabetes

June 26, 2017
Adults with obesity and type 2 diabetes who underwent duodenal switch surgery saw a greater improvement in postprandial glucose excursion and beta-cell function in the 3…
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Rapid Response from Austin: Expanding Options in Type 2 Diabetes Management

This activity is supported by educational grants from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC.

Approximately 150 million people worldwide have diabetes mellitus and this number is expected to double by 2025…
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VIDEO: Cultural awareness provides opportunities for better care in gestational diabetes

June 11, 2017
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Practical Lipidology®: Volume 3, Number 2

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Amgen

The reduction of low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-C) is recognized as the primary strategy for decreasing…
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In the Journals Plus

Diabetes, prediabetes prevalence high in Chinese adults

June 27, 2017
The overall prevalence of diabetes among adults in China reached nearly 11%, and prevalence of prediabetes reached nearly 36% in 2013, according to…

Meeting News

Tailor workouts to the patient’s diabetic condition

June 27, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Individualized exercise protocols may vary depending on the specific diabetic condition a person has, according to a presenter…

In the Journals Plus

Socioeconomic factors may alter risk prediction in type 2 diabetes models

June 26, 2017
Diabetes prediction models that do not account for social demographic information may overestimate or underestimate disease risk depending on the…

In the Journals Plus

Duodenal switch confers better metabolic improvement vs. sleeve gastrectomy in type 2 diabetes

June 26, 2017
Adults with obesity and type 2 diabetes who underwent duodenal switch surgery saw a greater improvement in postprandial glucose excursion and…

IDF, Eli Lilly launch second phase of international diabetes prevention initiative

June 25, 2017
The International Diabetes Federation and Eli Lilly are launching the second phase of a program to help people with diabetes effectively manage their…

Ascensia, Voluntis to combine technologies

June 24, 2017
Ascensia Diabetes Care and Voluntis are initiating a technology partnership, linking their blood glucose monitors and insulin management system…

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Several medications safe for comanagement of type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis

June 23, 2017
A recent comprehensive review published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism identifies metformin, sulfonylureas, DPP-IV…

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Strategies to encourage more patients to undergo eye tests

June 23, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Education, along with a screening reminder card, may encourage more patients to get diabetic retinopathy eye screening exams…

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Sugary drink consumption associated with type 2 diabetes risk in women

June 23, 2017
Thai woman who reported consuming at least one sugar-sweetened beverage per day were twice as likely to develop type 2 diabetes over 8 years vs…

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Concentrated broccoli sprout extract may reduce fasting blood glucose in type 2 diabetes, obesity

June 22, 2017
A small group of Scandinavian adults with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes and obesity saw a reduction in both HbA1c and fasting plasma glucose with…

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