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Expert Q&A Renal Stenting and the CORAL Study: Interview with Lance Dworkin, MD

Renal Stenting and the CORAL Study: Interview with Lance Dworkin, MD

CORAL study chair Lance Dworkin, MD, discusses the controversial finding with Renal & Urology News.

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Phone Intervention Ineffective in Diabetes Medication Adherence

Phone Intervention Ineffective in Diabetes Medication Adherence

Findings among adults with diabetes recently prescribed new medication.

High Magnesium Intake May Reduce Diabetes Risk

High Magnesium Intake May Reduce Diabetes Risk

Higher magnesium intake is associated with a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Low Testosterone Raises Atherosclerosis Risk in Diabetics

Low Testosterone Raises Atherosclerosis Risk in Diabetics

Low testosterone may increase cardiovascular (CV) risk in middle-aged men with type 2 diabetes.

Grape Seed Extract May Lower Blood Sugar in Diabetes Mellitus

Grape Seed Extract May Lower Blood Sugar in Diabetes Mellitus

Grape seed extract may help to lower blood sugar and glucose levels in patients with diabetes mellitus.

Intensive Glucose Control in Diabetics Offers No Survival Advantage

Intensive Glucose Control in Diabetics Offers No Survival Advantage

But targeting an HbA1c level below 6.5% is associated with a decreased risk of end-stage renal disease.

Consensus Conference Identifies Challenges in Diabetic Kidney Disease

Consensus Conference Identifies Challenges in Diabetic Kidney Disease

Several major health organizations have convened to discuss the latest outcomes in diabetes and its impact on chronic kidney disease.

Gout Increases Risk of Diabetes

Gout Increases Risk of Diabetes

Women with this form of arthritis are more susceptible to diabetes, researchers say.

Diabetic Neuropathy Raises Risk of Erectile Dysfunction (ED), Urinary Problems

Diabetic Neuropathy Raises Risk of Erectile Dysfunction (ED), Urinary Problems

Men with diabetic peripheral neuropathy have an increased occurrence of erectile dysfunction and lower-urinary-tract symptoms.

Nasal Insulin Helps Brain Function in Type 2 Diabetes

Nasal Insulin Helps Brain Function in Type 2 Diabetes

Findings in older adults with type 2 diabetes treated with single dose of intranasal insulin.

Adult Diabetes Rates Leveling Off in the U.S.

Adult Diabetes Rates Leveling Off in the U.S.

After 20-year increase, diabetes cases have been tapering lately, but some groups still at risk.

Dulaglutide Approved for Type 2 Diabetes

Dulaglutide Approved for Type 2 Diabetes

Once-weekly subcutaneous injection of Trulicity (dulaglutide), a glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist.

High-Fat Dairy Reduces Type 2 Diabetes Risk

High-Fat Dairy Reduces Type 2 Diabetes Risk

High meat intake, regardless of fat content, is associated with increased risk of type 2 diabetes.

Statins Provide Microvascular Benefit for Diabetics

Statins Provide Microvascular Benefit for Diabetics

Statin users with diabetes at lower risk of neuropathy, retinopathy, gangrene.

Prognostic Model Developed for Major Diabetes Outcomes

Prognostic Model Developed for Major Diabetes Outcomes

Model has adequate discrimination; has been validated in three independent cohorts.

New Assay Helps Diagnose Type 1 Diabetes

New Assay Helps Diagnose Type 1 Diabetes

But negative result from Kronus ZnT8Ab Elisa Assay doesn't rule out disease, FDA warns.