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Type 2 Diabetes Risk Up With PCOS Regardless of BMI

Type 2 Diabetes Risk Up With PCOS Regardless of BMI

PCOS one of most influential predictors of T2DM after adjustment for BMI, education, family history.

Feature Albiglutide Reduces Major CV Events in Patients With Type II Diabetes and Known CVD

Albiglutide Reduces Major CV Events in Patients With Type II Diabetes and Known CVD

Albiglutide is available in other countries, and this trial may serve as an impetus for its reintroduction in the United States, particularly if follow-up results show a survival advantage with albiglutide.

News Hyperglycemia During Pregnancy May Affect Childhood Glucose and Insulin Resistance in Offspring

Hyperglycemia During Pregnancy May Affect Childhood Glucose and Insulin Resistance in Offspring

Maternal glycemia during pregnancy may influence childhood glucose and insulin resistance regardless of BMI and family history of diabetes.

Healthday Doctors Should Encourage Exercise in Patients With Diabetes, CV Disease

Doctors Should Encourage Exercise in Patients With Diabetes, CV Disease

Recommendations suggest doctors prescribe individualized exercise training for these patients.

Healthday Poor Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes Tied to Fracture Risk

Poor Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes Tied to Fracture Risk

Fracture risk up with T2DM and current use of rosiglitazone, pioglitazone regardless of glycemic control.

News Reducing Systolic Blood Pressure With Liraglutide: Predictors and Correlates

Reducing Systolic Blood Pressure With Liraglutide: Predictors and Correlates

Patients with type 2 diabetes treated with liraglutide experience a greater reduction in systolic BP if they have lower baseline continuous glucose monitoring values and higher diastolic BP.

News ADA's 2019 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes Focus on Patient-Centered Care

ADA's 2019 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes Focus on Patient-Centered Care

The ADA published its 2019 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes, an evidence-based document intended to provide clinicians, patients, and other stakeholders in the diabetes treatment landscape with up-to-date recommendations.

Healthday Type 2 Diabetes Risk Lower in Women With Active Migraine

Type 2 Diabetes Risk Lower in Women With Active Migraine

Prevalence of active migraine decreased linearly in the 24 years prior to diabetes diagnosis.

News Low-Risk Patients With T2D May Be Self-Testing Blood Glucose Too Often

Low-Risk Patients With T2D May Be Self-Testing Blood Glucose Too Often

Patients with stable type 2 diabetes may be unnecessarily self-monitoring blood glucose levels despite this practice being recognized as a low-value service.

Healthday T2DM Linked to Decline in Verbal Memory, Fluency in Older Adults

T2DM Linked to Decline in Verbal Memory, Fluency in Older Adults

Brain atrophy does not appear to mediate the diabetes-cognition relationship.

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