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Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Agnella Izzo Matic, PhD
App will help patients with diabetes log their hypoglycemic events and achieve better control of these events by becoming more aware of preceding signs and symptoms.
Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Agnella Izzo Matic, PhD
Provocative research raises the question of whether we should we look at Alzheimer’s disease as “type 3 diabetes.”
Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Agnella Izzo Matic, PhD
Presentation at CMHC 2014 provides updates on emerging classes of diabetes treatment, including preliminary data from current clinical trials.
Friday, October 24, 2014
N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) modestly improves cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk prediction for women, according to a study published in the Oct. 28 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
Friday, October 24, 2014
For stroke survivors, annual direct costs are comparable at 10 years and between 3 to 5 years for ischemic stroke but are higher at 10 years after hemorrhagic stroke, according to a study published online Oct. 23 in Stroke.
Friday, October 24, 2014
Cardiovascular disease is a long-term complication of type 1 diabetes mellitus, and more attention toward management of its associated risk factors and modifiers is urged in a scientific statement published in the October issue of Diabetes Care.
Friday, October 24, 2014
By Agnella Izzo Matic, PhD
Recent pharmaceutical studies show work in helping patients with high blood pressure and elevated cholesterol levels.
Friday, October 24, 2014
By Agnella Izzo Matic, PhD
Advances in treatment could provide much needed help for patients with obesity, diabetes, and hypertension
Friday, October 24, 2014
By Gale Scott
Heart patients who have bouts of hypotension while hospitalized for acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF) have an increased risk of an adverse outcome within 30 days, a multi-institutional study found. Priyesh Patel, MD, and colleagues, writing in Circulation reported on their analysis of results of the ASCEND-HF study.
Friday, October 24, 2014
Targets of workplace bullying can offer chaos, report, or quest narratives about their experiences, and coworker response plays a role in narrative development, according to a study published online Sept. 25 in Management Communication Quarterly.
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