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Promoting literacy to increase adherence

Diseases like diabetes or heart failure require a lot of ongoing patient involvement to keep up with medication, diet and other treatment regimens, she said.
July 2011

What works well for weight loss

Waist circumference is important when considering risks such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and cancer.
June 2017

Targeting glycemic control in the elderly

The challenge in diabetes treatment used to be getting patients' blood glucose low enough. ... The move to less intensive diabetes treatment is part of a larger trend.
October 2014

Weighing the options for bariatric surgery

In patients with suboptimal diabetes control, he said he looks for evidence of adherence to medications and blood glucose testing. ... Stanford said. For example, patients with type 2 diabetes might no longer require insulin or the issue could resolve
January 2016

Label change for pioglitazone-containing medications

The agency recommends against using the diabetes drug in patients with active bladder cancer and urges clinicians to carefully consider risks and benefits before using it in patients with a history ... A new indication for empagliflozin (Jardiance) to
February 2017

For hypertension, how low to go?

For adults with diabetes or chronic kidney disease, the JAMA authors recommend a treatment threshold of 140/90 mm Hg. ... The evidence was graded a C for black patients with diabetes and a B for black patients overall.).
April 2014

Long-term view for chronic pancreatitis

Kochman. Dr. Tenner noted that patients with established type 2 diabetes have increased risk for chronic pancreatitis. ... Diabetes and pancreatic cancer. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2012;19:F9-F26. [PMID: 22843556]. Cui Y, Andersen DK.
January 2014

NAFLD treatment starts with weight loss, then other modes

today, is the hepatic manifestation of the metabolic syndrome and is associated with sleep apnea, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes. ... Torres said, with the “big 3” being sleep apnea, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes.
July 2016

New insulins present benefits, challenges

Add to this the latest CDC estimate that 86 million patients have prediabetes, and the number of diabetes cases will conceivably multiply in coming years. ... Photo by iStock. During her session at the “Diabetes for the Internist” pre-course at
July 2016

ICD-10 doesn't have to be intimidating

In comparison, the ICD-10 codes describing type 2 diabetes with retinopathy (with or without macular edema) are as follows:. ... E11.35: Type 2 diabetes with proliferative diabetic retinopathy. E11.359: Type 2 diabetes with proliferative diabetic
November 2013

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