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Diabetes, Sleep Disturbances Up Risk for Early Death

FRIDAY, June 18, 2021 – Having diabetes and frequent sleep disturbances increases the risk for early death, according to a study published online June 8 in the Journal of Sleep Research. Malcolm von...

Rates of Reamputation High in Patients With Diabetes

TUESDAY, June 15, 2021 – Nearly four in 10 patients with diabetes who have undergone initial amputations secondary to diabetes will have a reamputation within five years, according to a review...

Exacerbations Down in Asthma Patients on GLP-1R Agonists for T2D

MONDAY, June 14, 2021 – For adults with type 2 diabetes and asthma, exacerbation rates are lower for those prescribed glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor (GLP-1R) agonists, according to a study...

Obesity-Related Outcomes Up for Metabolically Healthy Obese

FRIDAY, June 11, 2021 – "Metabolically healthy obesity" (MHO) is associated with an increased risk for obesity-related outcomes, including incident diabetes, atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease...

Recent Decline Seen in Diabetes Control Among U.S. Adults

THURSDAY, June 10, 2021 – For adults in the United States, there was improvement in diabetes control from 1999 to the early 2010s, which subsequently stalled and declined, according to a study...

America Is Losing the War Against Diabetes

THURSDAY, June 10, 2021 – After years of improvement, Americans with diabetes may be losing some ground in controlling the condition, a new government-funded study shows. Researchers found that...

New Links Between Poor Sleep, Diabetes and Death

WEDNESDAY, June 9, 2021 – A combination of poor sleep and diabetes significantly increases a person's risk of early death, a new study finds. The analysis of data from nearly 500,000 middle-aged...

Whole-Fruit Intake May Reduce Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

TUESDAY, June 8, 2021 – Consuming whole fruit is associated with a lower risk for developing type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online June 2 in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology &...

A Fruitful Approach to Preventing Diabetes

FRIDAY, June 4, 2021 – Want to lower your risk of diabetes? Eat plenty of fruit. An Australian study suggests that two servings a day could lower the odds of developing type 2 diabetes by 36%. "A...

Diet to Induce Weight Loss Can Reduce BP in Type 2 Diabetes

FRIDAY, June 4, 2021 – A diet to induce weight loss reduces blood pressure (BP) among individuals with type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online May 31 in Diabetologia. Wilma S. Leslie,...

e-ECE: Testosterone Therapy Mitigates NAFLD in Obese Men With FH, T2D

THURSDAY, June 3, 2021 – Testosterone therapy can improve non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in obese men with functional hypogonadism and type 2 diabetes, according to a study presented May...

CGM Tied to Better Glycemic Control in Insulin-Treated Diabetes

THURSDAY, June 3, 2021 – For insulin-treated patients with diabetes, real-time continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) is associated with improvements in hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) and reductions in...

Blood Sugar Tests Using Sweat, Not Blood? They Could Be on the Way

WEDNESDAY, June 2, 2021 – A new quick and painless sensor that measures blood sugar in human sweat may mean far fewer finger pricks for the millions of people who live with diabetes. Monitoring...

Losing Weight Can Beat Diabetes and Also Help the Heart

TUESDAY, June 1, 2021 – An aggressive weight-loss program not only achieves remission of type 2 diabetes, but may also end the need for blood pressure medications, new research shows. "Our study...

Diabetes Care Lacking in Low-, Middle-Income Countries

TUESDAY, June 1, 2021 – Few adults with diabetes in low-income and middle-income countries (LMICs) receive coverage of guideline-based comprehensive diabetes treatment, according to a study...

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