Latest Diabetes News
Data on 1 million people suggest a higher risk of the illness linked to changes in gut microbes.
2015 Standards for Diabetes Care focus on ethnic differences in risk, BP targets and treatment goals.
The world is eating too much sugar and people should slash their intake to just 6 to 12 teaspoons per day, according to WHO.
Insulin has evolved through incremental improvements, with innovations in safety and efficacy, leading to renewable patents.
Researchers say regulators should require more from insulin pump manufacturing companies and gather more data on long-term use.
53% taking action to reduce sodiu. Those receiving medical advice to reduce sodium intake appeared more willing to take action.
Vitamin D levels are diminished in people with prediabetes and diabetes, independent of body mass index (BMI).
In a study, 6.6% of women had CKD that could not be attributed to diabetes, hypertension, or glomerulopathy.
Large Finnish study found a nearly 50% increase in DM for people taking statins
Still, approximately 70% of patients initiate dialysis with a catheter.
Even if the needle is changed, diabetes pens may harbor traces of blood on other parts.
Avoid obesity, hypertension, diabetes and live up to 13 more years without congestive heart failure, study suggests.
Intense glycemic control was significantly linked to higher risks of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality
Association between obstructive sleep apnea severity and glucose control in patients with untreated versus treated diabetes
More standing time was associated with less overweight and impaired glucose tolerance, but the results didn't hold after adjustment.
NEPHROLOGY & UROLOGY NEWS
- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
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- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)