Drawing lines. Envision a scenario: Milt is 87. Over the years he's developed diabetes, high blood pressure, arthritis, lumbago (back pain), hearing loss, too many moles to count, and high
Nutrition counseling: three hours in the first year after diagnosis with diabetes or kidney disease and two hours annually thereafter. ... I spent 15 minutes evaluating his leg, the state of his diabetes, as well as making a referral for an X-ray and
Everyday Choices. The American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association and American Heart Association joined in this initiative to better inform clinicians and patients on screenings for common diseases.
Carrasquillo. The good news is that U.S. Latinos continue to live longer than their peers despite limited access to care and higher rates of some conditions, including obesity and diabetes,
Even if internists would rather refer most patients to pain specialists, that's not always a realistic option considering the high incidence of pain (it affects more Americans than diabetes, heart ... The decision to prescribe opioids, which are also
disease. The FDA is also reviewing data on whether diabetes drug pioglitazone (Actos) is associated with an increased risk of bladder cancer.
He has no pain. The patient has hypertension, treated with hydrochlorothiazide, and type 2 diabetes mellitus, controlled by diet.
In a safety review, the FDA identified 73 cases of ketoacidosis in patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes treated with SGLT2 inhibitors and 19 cases of life-threatening urosepsis ... The most common adverse reaction was generalized pruritus. A notice
QD: News Every Day--Teens with type 2 diabetes likely to need combination therapy sooner. ... A majority of teenagers with type 2 diabetes may require combination treatment or insulin therapy within a few years of diagnosis, researchers concluded.
Albiglutide (Tanzeum) to treat type 2 diabetes in adults, along with diet and exercise. ... treat type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis, or as a first-line therapy.