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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.

Departments Guidelines and the Older Patient with CKD

Guidelines and the Older Patient with CKD

Geriatric patients with CKD are at high risk for morbidity and mortality from the potential side effects of treatments.

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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.

Two-Drug Pill Okayed for Treating Diabetes

Two-Drug Pill Okayed for Treating Diabetes

Invokamet combines in a single table canagliflozin and metformin.

Diabetic Nephropathy Linked to Hypothyroidism

Diabetic Nephropathy Linked to Hypothyroidism

Researchers find an independent association in a study of Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes.

Jardiance Approved for Type 2 Diabetes

Jardiance Approved for Type 2 Diabetes

Blocks reabsorption of glucose by kidneys.

Diabetes Linked to Increased Risk of Head and Neck Cancer

Diabetes Linked to Increased Risk of Head and Neck Cancer

Retrospective cohort study in Taiwan shows significantly increased risk of cancer.

Shift Work May Raise Diabetes Risk

Shift Work May Raise Diabetes Risk

Meta-analysis of observational studies shows particularly high risk for men.

'Brown Fat' Lowers Risk of Diabetes, Obesity

'Brown Fat' Lowers Risk of Diabetes, Obesity

Found to regulate glucose levels, increase insulin sensitivity in men with more of it.

Sodium Intake, Cardiovascular Disease Linked in Diabetes

Sodium Intake, Cardiovascular Disease Linked in Diabetes

Evidence of synergistic effect between hemoglobin A1c values and sodium intake.

Two-Year Weight Loss Reduces Diabetes Risk

Two-Year Weight Loss Reduces Diabetes Risk

Weight cycling linked to increased diabetes risk, even after adjustment for baseline weight.

Whey Protein Lowers Glucose in Diabetics

Whey Protein Lowers Glucose in Diabetics

Whey pre-load linked to reduction in glucose levels, improved early insulin response, GLP-1 levels.

Metformin May Improve Oncologic Outcomes in Bladder CA Patients

Metformin May Improve Oncologic Outcomes in Bladder CA Patients

Use of the drug reduced the risk of recurrence and cancer-related mortality in diabetic patients undergoing radical cystectomy.

FDA Okays Rapid-Acting Inhaled Insulin

FDA Okays Rapid-Acting Inhaled Insulin

Afrezza is administered at the start of each meal or within 20 minutes after starting a meal.