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IDF, Eli Lilly launch second phase of international diabetes prevention initiative

IDF, Eli Lilly launch second phase of international diabetes prevention initiative
June 25, 2017

The International Diabetes Federation and Eli Lilly are launching the second phase of a program to help people with diabetes effectively manage their disease, according to a press release.

The second iteration of the Bringing Research in Diabetes to Global Environments and Systems program (BRIDGES 2) will implement diabetes prevention interventions internationally, building on the initial phase, which operated from 2007 to 2015.

Ascensia, Voluntis to combine technologies

June 24, 2017
Ascensia Diabetes Care and Voluntis are initiating a technology partnership, linking their blood glucose monitors and insulin management system, according to a press…
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Several medications safe for comanagement of type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis

June 23, 2017
A recent comprehensive review published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism identifies metformin, sulfonylureas, DPP-IV inhibitors and GLP-1…
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Maintained weight loss for 1 year increases insulin sensitivity in women

June 23, 2017
Women with overweight or obesity who maintained at least 15% reduction in body weight for 12 months were more likely to have improved insulin sensitivity when compared…
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What You Need to Know About Familial Chylomicronemia Syndrome: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Management, and the Patient Perspective

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Practical Lipidology®: Volume 3, Number 1

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IDF, Eli Lilly launch second phase of international diabetes prevention initiative

June 25, 2017
The International Diabetes Federation and Eli Lilly are launching the second phase of a program to help people with diabetes effectively manage their…

Ascensia, Voluntis to combine technologies

June 24, 2017
Ascensia Diabetes Care and Voluntis are initiating a technology partnership, linking their blood glucose monitors and insulin management system…

In the Journals Plus

Several medications safe for comanagement of type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis

June 23, 2017
A recent comprehensive review published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism identifies metformin, sulfonylureas, DPP-IV…

In the Journals Plus

Maintained weight loss for 1 year increases insulin sensitivity in women

June 23, 2017
Women with overweight or obesity who maintained at least 15% reduction in body weight for 12 months were more likely to have improved insulin…

Meeting News

Strategies to encourage more patients to undergo eye tests

June 23, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Education, along with a screening reminder card, may encourage more patients to get diabetic retinopathy eye screening exams…

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Sugary drink consumption associated with type 2 diabetes risk in women

June 23, 2017
Thai woman who reported consuming at least one sugar-sweetened beverage per day were twice as likely to develop type 2 diabetes over 8 years vs…

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Transition to denosumab monotherapy after combination results in favorable BMD changes

June 22, 2017
Postmenopausal women with osteoporosis who switched from combination denosumab therapy to denosumab monotherapy experienced the most favorable total…

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Concentrated broccoli sprout extract may reduce fasting blood glucose in type 2 diabetes, obesity

June 22, 2017
A small group of Scandinavian adults with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes and obesity saw a reduction in both HbA1c and fasting plasma glucose with…

Senate health care bill takes slower approach to House bill, expert concerns persist

June 22, 2017
The Senate health care bill, released to the public today, maintains much from the version the House passed May 4, 2017, but presents some key…

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Delayed TSH elevation associated with invasive procedures in neonatal ICU newborns

June 22, 2017
Newborns with delayed thyroid-stimulating hormone elevation may experience a greater need for surgery and other invasive procedures compared with…

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