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Basal insulin plus GLP-1 improves HbA1c in type 2 diabetes

August 21, 2017
Adults with type 2 diabetes inadequately treated with basal insulin who add a GLP-1receptor agonist experience greater changes in HbA1c compared with…
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Continuous glucose monitoring may benefit patients with type 2 diabetes

August 21, 2017
Adults with type 2 diabetes who had more than one insulin injection daily and continuous glucose monitoring for 24 hours experienced improved…
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Grip strength not tied to incident type 2 diabetes

August 21, 2017
Grip strength during a 10-year period does not appear to be associated with the risk for incident type 2 diabetes in adults, according to findings…
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Low thyroid function predicts NASH, fibrosis in patients with fatty liver

August 21, 2017
Subclinical hypothyroidism and lower than normal thyroid function independently predicted advanced fibrosis and the risk for nonalcoholic…

Trump signs FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017 into law

August 21, 2017
President Donald J. Trump recently signed the FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017 into law. The
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Adverse psychosocial profile common in women with diabetes, acute coronary syndrome

August 21, 2017
Women with diabetes and incident acute coronary syndrome are more likely to report depression and anxiety compared with women without diabetes and…
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Validated tool screens 12-month risk for severe hypoglycemia

August 21, 2017
Researchers have developed a validated hypoglycemia risk stratification tool based on a review of electronic medical records that can assist in…
Meeting News

Studies explore microbiome’s link with diabetes, preterm births in minority populations

August 21, 2017
Studies designed to investigate the roles of gut microbiome among Hispanics with diabetes, as well as vaginal microbiome in preterm deliveries among…
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Physicians fine-tune use of diabetes drugs after recent CV safety results

Endocrine Today, August 2017
In 2008, the FDA challenged developers of new diabetes drugs to prove that these agents do not increase cardiovascular risk. Results from those…
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Elevated C-peptide levels predict diabetes in women with gestational diabetes history

August 21, 2017
Chinese women with a history of gestational diabetes and a higher concentration of serum C-peptide are more likely to develop prediabetes and type 2…

PCOS Awareness Month proposed to Congress

August 20, 2017
The National Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Association and 21 congressmen and woman introduced a resolution to bring more awareness to polycystic ovary…

ACC program to reduce CVD in type 2 diabetes gets support from industry

August 20, 2017
Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly announced their support of the American College of Cardiology program to address CV risk and mortality in people…

Enrollment begins for predictive low glucose trial

August 19, 2017
Tandem Diabetes Care has announced the enrollment of the first participant in an at-home trial assessing predictive low glucose suspend technology…
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RYGB-induced weight loss alters postprandial FGF21 metabolism

August 18, 2017
Postprandial fibroblast growth factor 21 metabolism is uniquely affected by Roux-en-Y gastric bypass-induced weight loss, according to findings…
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Hyperglycemia, insulin resistance tied to low trabecular bone score in older men

August 18, 2017
Japanese men with hyperglycemia and higher levels of insulin resistance are more likely to have a lower trabecular bone score than men who are not…

Biocept, UT Southwestern to study liquid biopsy platform in ALK-positive non-small cell lung cancer

August 18, 2017
Biocept Inc. and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center entered a clinical study agreement to evaluate the clinical utility of…
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IV to subcutaneous insulin transition rate low in ICU

August 18, 2017
Rates of transition from IV insulin infusion to subcutaneous insulin were low in an ICU setting, according to researchers from Cleveland
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Adverse metabolic outcomes evident in infants of first-time mothers

August 18, 2017
Infants born to nulliparous women with overweight or obesity compared with those born to first-time mothers are exposed to a less favorable metabolic…
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Sleep time, quality linked to cardiometabolic syndrome in black adults

August 18, 2017
Black patients who have less sleep and lower sleep efficiency had increased cardiometabolic risk compared with white patients, according to a…
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Vaginal estrogens do not affect cancer, cardiovascular event risk

August 17, 2017
Postmenopausal women who use vaginal estrogen are not at increased risk for cardiovascular events or cancer compared with those who do not use…
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