Diabetes

Heart Failure Associated with Worst Prognosis Among CVDs, CKD in Diabetics

June 23, 2020

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A new study found newly diagnosed type 2 diabetics who develop heart failure had the highest risk of death versus patients with other CVDs or chronic kidney disease.

Streamlined EHR Could Help Drive Better Patient Care

June 22, 2020

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The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated plans to make changes within their electronic health record system for a trio of Saint Louis University doctors.

Glycemic Control Not Always Enough to Prevent Vision Loss in Diabetics

June 20, 2020

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New research from ARVO 2020 suggests patients with diabetic eye disease can still experiences losses in visual acuity, even with glycemic control.

Biologic Signs Can Signal Increased Risk of Diabetes as Young as 8 Years Old

June 19, 2020

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New research suggests signs a person may be more susceptible to type 2 diabetes later in life are visible in children as young as 8 years old.

Insulin Lispro-aabc Injection Approved for A1c Control in Diabetic Patients

June 19, 2020

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The FDA's approval of insulin lispro-aabc injection is based on the results of 2 phase 3 trials—PRONTO-T1D and PRONTO-T2D.

Web-Based Program Reduces Risk of Diabetes in Women

June 17, 2020

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Women with recent gestational diabetes who use the intervention see less retention of weight than those who do not use the intervention.

Oral Semaglutide Effective Regardless of Background T2D Therapy Use

June 17, 2020

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An analysis of data from 5 PIONEER trials is shedding new light on the impact of oral semaglutide based on background glucose-lowering therapy.

Empagliflozin Decreases Risk of Heart Failure Hospitalization

June 17, 2020

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The drug also reduced the risk of myocardial infarction and stroke.

Testosterone, Lifestyle Program Reduce Risk of Type 2 Diabetes in Men

June 17, 2020

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Taking testosterone while enrolled in a lifestyle program reduces glucose levels and risk of type 2 diabetes.

State of Diabetes Care in 2020 with Robert Busch, MD

June 17, 2020

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Discussing how advances in care and therapeutic agents have impacted the management of diabetes in 2020.

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