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PCOS-like characteristics do not raise diabetes risk in women with overweight

January 18, 2018
Irregular menses and elevated androgen concentrations did not increase risk for coronary artery calcification or diabetes among women with glucose…

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US diabetes detection rates remain low for some populations

January 18, 2018
The overall detection rate of undiagnosed type 2 diabetes in the United States did not increase between 1999 and 2014, despite small improvements…

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Social isolation linked to type 2 diabetes

January 18, 2018
A lack of social interaction was associated with previously diagnosed and newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes, with the risk more than double in women…

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Real-time CGM reimbursement improves glycemic control in type 1 diabetes

January 17, 2018
Real-time continuous glucose monitoring improves HbA1c, reduces hospitalizations for severe hypoglycemia or ketoacidosis and elevates quality of life…

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Long-term adherence to LDL targets lacking in type 1 diabetes

January 17, 2018
The percentage of adults with type 1 diabetes who met LDL cholesterol recommendations set by the American Diabetes Association has steadily declined…

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Gestational diabetes confers risk for type 2 diabetes, hypertension, CHD

January 17, 2018
Women with gestational diabetes had elevated risk for type 2 diabetes, hypertension and ischemic heart disease, according to the results of a…

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Newly identified gene mutation likely behind diabetes, insulin-producing tumors

January 16, 2018
Researchers have identified a missense mutation in a gene responsible for the regulation of insulin secretion that is likely associated with two…

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Lactation duration tied to diabetes risk

January 16, 2018
Women who breast-feed may have a lower risk for diabetes compared with those who never breast-fed, with the lowest risk among those with a lactation…

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Despite increased intervention, pregnancy complications persist in women with diabetes

January 15, 2018
Pregnant women with type 1 or type 2 diabetes are more likely to experience complications at delivery vs. women without diabetes, including markedly…

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Speech recognition for insulin bolus calculator improves postprandial glycemia

January 15, 2018
Patients with type 1 diabetes on insulin pump therapy who used an automatic bolus calculator designed to recognize voice descriptions of meals were…

Patent allowance granted for diabetes decision-support tool

January 14, 2018
The United States Patent and Trademark Office issued a patent allowance for two dozen mechanisms behind a new diabetes decision-support tool to aid…

Diabetes devices now covered under Medicare Part D

January 13, 2018
Earlier this month CMS announced that newer insulin delivery devices are now available to older American’s as part of Medicare Part D…

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Diabetes-related social functioning worse in middle-, low-income countries

January 12, 2018
Adults with diabetes living in middle- and low-income countries experience impaired social functioning to a greater degree than those living in…

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Greater life satisfaction tied to lower type 2 diabetes risk in men

January 12, 2018
Men who report greater rather than less satisfaction with life are less likely to have type 2 diabetes, but the relationship does not hold for women…

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Takeout meals increase risk for CHD, obesity in children

January 12, 2018
Children who ate frequent takeout meals had an unhealthy dietary nutrient intake that increased their risk for CHD, diabetes and obesity, according…

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One in three patients with type 2 diabetes fail to take medication

January 11, 2018
One-third of patients with type 2 diabetes prescribed metformin do not take their recommended doses, possibly because of adverse events related to…

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TECOS: Severe hypoglycemic events tied to increased risk for CV events

January 11, 2018
Adults with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease who experience a severe hypoglycemic episode are at increased risk for a nonfatal CV event or…

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Ovarian marker abnormalities common in type 1 diabetes

January 11, 2018
Women with type 1 diabetes may have abnormalities in ovarian markers, specifically anti-Müllerian hormone, as well as irregular menses, which may…

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Severe obesity raises risk for youth-onset diabetes in Native American children

January 10, 2018
Native American children with severe obesity are two to five times more likely to develop diabetes before age 20 years and twice as likely to develop…

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SMBG underestimates glucose excursions in diabetes

January 9, 2018
Although patients with diabetes accurately estimated their average blood glucose using self-monitoring, this method underestimated glucose excursions…