Booklet for pregnant patients with diabetes. On the heels of a study that found pre-pregnancy diabetes increases the risk for birth defects, the NIDDK is giving away a patient guide: ... It's a 44-page booklet with info about checking and controlling
That will empower them to be engaged partners in their care.“ I don't take care of diabetes,” Dr. ... Refer to a specialist and follow up. Any patient with prediabetes, diabetes or hypertension should see an ophthalmologist.
QD: News Every Day--Prevent diabetes to bend the health care cost curve. ... Health spending associated with diabetes and prediabetes is about $194 billion this year, or 7% of U.S.
QD: News Every Day--Teen diabetes rate more than doubles in a decade. ... Prediabetes/diabetes rates in teenagers increased from 9% to 23% in the past decade, researchers reported in a study.
If you want to lower your risk for diabetes and heart disease, exercise is essential. ... In the U.S., there are more persons with diabetes than ever before.
Lixisenatide (Adlyxin), a once-daily injection to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. ... In 10 trials of 5,400 patients, the glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonist improved HbA1c levels, both as a stand-alone therapy and with
A Saturday-morning session will look at glucose control and HbA1c goals in type 2 diabetes.
Today is World Diabetes Day, and to recognize that, a famous Belgian statue of a small boy is peeing blue. ... Racing. All in support of a good cause though--raising awareness of diabetes in children.
QD: News Every Day--Residents aren't learning how to treat diabetes properly. ... Internal medicine residency programs aren't doing enough to teach quality treatment for diabetes, concluded a study, which doesn't bode well for doctors who will eventually
This regulatory update covers dapaglifozin (Farxiga) a sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor, to treat diabetes, and umeclidinium and vilanterol inhalation (Anoro Ellipta) for maintenance of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. ... It should not be