European Association for the Study of Diabetes

The latest news from the EASD Annual Meeting, with physician perspective, researcher interviews and clinician insight.

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CREDIT: Non-traditional risk factors contribute to weight gain during insulin therapy

Endocrine Today, November 2011
EASD 47th Annual Meeting LISBON — Recognizing non-traditional risk factors that may contribute to weight gain at the start of insulin therapy…
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Experts join forces to learn more about link between obesity, type 2 diabetes

Endocrine Today, November 2011
EASD 47th Annual Meeting LISBON — The European Association for the Study of Diabetes, American Diabetes Association and the Endocrine Society are…
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Poor glycemic control, heart failure link strong in patients with type 2 diabetes

Endocrine Today, November 2011
EASD 47th Annual Meeting LISBON — Data describing the relationship between glycemic control and heart failure in patients with type 2 diabetes…
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Splitting high-dose insulin, injecting in two sites improved blood glucose control

Endocrine Today, November 2011
EASD 47th Annual Meeting LISBON — Splitting high-dose insulin and injecting it in two sites may lead to significant improvements in glycemic…
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Diet, medical therapy beneficial targets for treatment of gestational diabetes

Endocrine Today, November 2011
EASD 47th Annual Meeting LISBON — Adopting a low-glycemic-index diet and using supplementary oral hypoglycemic agents such as glibenclamide or…
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Experts call for better clinical trials, improved reporting

Endocrine Today, November 2011
EASD 47th Annual Meeting LISBON — When it comes to clinical trial data, all that glitters is not gold, according to Rury R. Holman, FRCP, who…
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Challenge calls for discovery of new insulin

Endocrine Today, October 2011
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and InnoCentive have announced a $100,000 challenge to look for innovative ways to approach the discovery…
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EURODIAB: Childhood type 1 diabetes incidence continues to rise across Europe

Endocrine Today, October 2011
EASD 47th Annual Meeting LISBON — The incidence rate of type 1 diabetes in European children has increased by about 4% each year, according to…
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Intensified treatment with insulin detemir improved glycemic control, weight loss

Endocrine Today, October 2011
EASD 47th Annual Meeting LISBON — Adding insulin detemir to a treatment regimen of metformin and liraglutide improved glycemic control and led to…
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Scotland’s systematic approach to diabetes care yielded positive outcomes

Endocrine Today, October 2011
EASD 47th Annual Meeting LISBON — Scotland recently implemented a nationwide informatics research development program that has since been…