Researchers estimated the lifetime direct medical costs of treating type 2 diabetes and diabetic complications, and their results appeared online Aug. ... the increase is that there are many more people that are now being treated for diabetes in the U.S.
This is terrific news for the individual with diabetes. Diabetes has never been less scary or more manageable. ... This post is dedicated to my nephew Elliott who has type 1 diabetes.
Session offers attendees a chance to go “Beyond the Guidelines” | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist
A Saturday-morning session will look at glucose control and HbA1c goals in type 2 diabetes. ... The session,“ Annals of Internal Medicine Beyond the Guidelines: To What Target A1c Would You Treat This Patient with Diabetes?”, is a collaboration
Learn 10 guiding principles for the care of people with or at risk for diabetes. ... They got several major organizations to agree on 10 principles of diabetes care.
Endo 08: Diabetes gender gap. As soul icon James Brown told us, "This is a man's world.". ... have poorer control of, their diabetes and heart disease than comorbid men.
QD: News Every Day--Worst-case scenario projects one-third of adults will have diabetes by 2050. ... population. About one in four Americans have pre-diabetes, although only one in 20 know it.
Authors noted that, while results of the study are encouraging, diabetes prevalence is likely to rise in the future if diabetes incidence is not curtailed. ... than previous reports and consistent with improvements in several risk factors, complications,
Also, high body iron stores have been shown to be associated with an elevated risk of diabetes, the authors wrote. ... Finally, adjustment for BMIs suggests that weight gain and obesity partially explain the diabetes.
Three of the cases she reported involved patients with type 2 diabetes who were postoperative. ... ACP has developed a patient brochure on living with diabetes that can be ordered online.
ACP launches new services for quality improvement | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist
The ACP Advance chronic care QI programs and resources span various clinical conditions and focus areas including adult immunization, atrial fibrillation, chronic pain and safe opioid prescribing, and diabetes.