Heart in Diabetes

The latest news from HiD, with physician perspective, interviews and clinician insight on cardiometabolic health.
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Influence of insulin resistance illustrates heightened CVD risk in ‘pre-prediabetes’

July 14, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Insulin resistance is a more important cardiometabolic risk factor than glucose tolerance, increasing cardiovascular risk even…
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VIDEO: George Grunberger, MD, highlights AACE diabetes algorithm update

July 14, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — In this video exclusive, George Grunberger, MD, FACP, FACE, chairman of the Grunberger Diabetes Institute, provides an update…
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Severe hypoglycemia indicates cardiovascular, cognitive danger

July 14, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Severe hypoglycemic events can present cardiovascular and cognitive risks, and hypoglycemia should signal a call to action for…
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VIDEO: PCSK9 inhibitors show benefit in high-risk groups

July 13, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — In this video exclusive, Pam R. Taub, MD, FACC, cardiologist and associate professor of medicine at University of California…
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Preventive cardiology: Setting the stage for integration of lipids, diabetes and the heart

July 13, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — In recent years, preventive cardiology has spontaneously emerged as its own “subspecialty” across multiple…
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New type 2 diabetes agents offer options to prevent heart failure

July 13, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Adults with type 2 diabetes who experience heart failure have a high risk for mortality and hospitalization, but several new…
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Metformin shows promise for vascular health in adolescents with type 1 diabetes

July 13, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Adolescents with type 1 diabetes already show early hallmarks of cardiovascular disease, and an intervention with a commonly…
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VIDEO: ‘Cardiometabolic medicine’ proposed as new specialty

July 13, 2019
In this video exclusive, Robert H. Eckel, MD, professor of medicine in the division of endocrinology, metabolism, diabetes and cardiology, Charles…
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Shift to health promotion needed to prevent cardiovascular disease

July 12, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — The global burden of cardiovascular disease continues to increase, and novel interventions that target the youngest children can…
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VIDEO: Heart in Diabetes offers multidisciplinary view on cardiometabolic disorders

July 12, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — In this video exclusive, Yehuda Handelsman, MD, FACP, FNLA, FASPC, MACE, co-chair of the third annual Heart in Diabetes…