World Congress on Insulin Resistance, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease

The latest news from the annual WCIRDC, with physician perspective, interviews and clinician insight on cardiometabolic health.

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Noninjectable options to deliver insulin, manage diabetes

December 16, 2019
LOS ANGELES — Several cutting-edge advances in noninjectable insulin delivery methods could offer new ways for people with diabetes to manage…
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New insights on diabetes, CVD research from the TIMI Study Group

December 10, 2019
LOS ANGELES — In a presentation at the World Congress on Insulin Resistance, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease, speakers highlighted recent…
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AI tool for NAFLD could ‘make biopsies history’

December 10, 2019
LOS ANGELES — In this video exclusive, Christos S. Mantzoros, MD, PhD, professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, chief of…
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VIDEO: Spotlight on similarities, differences of obesity- and diabetes-related cancers

December 9, 2019
LOS ANGELES — In this video exclusive, Derek LeRoith, MD, PhD, professor of medicine and endocrinology and director of research in the…
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VIDEO: New trials expand treatment options for diabetes, CVD

December 7, 2019
LOS ANGELES — In this video exclusive, Robert P. Giugliano, MD, SM, FACC, FAHA, clinical cardiologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital…
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Consistent, 10-hour daily eating window benefits adults with metabolic syndrome

December 6, 2019
LOS ANGELES — Adults with metabolic syndrome, even those prescribed antihypertensive and statin drugs, who consistently limited food and…
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Ketogenic diet ‘viable patient choice’ for type 2 diabetes

December 6, 2019
LOS ANGELES — Adherence to a ketogenic eating plan, with proper medical support, could yield diabetes remission and sustained cardiometabolic…
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VIDEO: Interconnection between insulin resistance, metabolism requires multidisciplinary attention

December 6, 2019
LOS ANGELES — In this video exclusive, Yehuda Handelsman, MD, FACP, FNLA, FASCP, MACE, medical director and principal investigator of the…
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Expert: We can delay the onset of diabetes in youths

December 6, 2019
LOS ANGELES — Liraglutide is effective in lowering HbA1c and should be considered to prevent progression to type 2 diabetes among children…
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Despite similar weight loss, low-carbohydrate diet delivers insulin reductions, smaller fat cells than low-fat diet

December 5, 2019
LOS ANGELES — Eating plans low in carbohydrates result in smaller fat cells vs. low-fat/higher-carbohydrate plans after similar weight loss…

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World Congress on Insulin Resistance, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease

December 3, 2020 - December 5, 2020

  • Location: Los Angeles, CA
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