Latest Diabetes News
Improvement in glycemic control, reduction in body weight, SBP; increase in genital mycotic infections.
Working more night shifts per month linked to increased odds of type 2 diabetes
Subtle elevations in fasting glucose and triglycerides associated with developing type 2 diabetes
Mortality rates increasing among those with albumin-to-creatinine ratio 30 mg/g and low eGFR
Risk scores summarizing 8 diseases, markers tied to cancer risk in dose-response manner
Also linked to increased rate of hospitalization; very few receive help with housing through their clinic
Findings demonstrate an important population burden, including hospitalization and death.
AKI associated with 27% increased risk of hypoglycemia among patients with diabetes.
Diabetes and prediabetes duration also tied to worse subclinical systolic function, diastolic relaxation.
Nadir at BMI of 25 to 30 kg/m stepwise increase to peak for patients with BMI 40 kg/m
System allows glucose-responsive, closed-loop release to improve therapeutic performance of Ex4.
Relative risk of end-stage renal disease was 0.13 in those diagnosed in 1995-2011 versus 1965-1979.
Over 20% of US veterans were diagnosed with diabetes from 2013 to 2014.
Newly diagnosed T2D patients who strictly maintain glycemic targets may go into remission in 1 year.
Reduced incidence seen with lifestyle changes, meds; however, effect of meds is short-lived.
NEPHROLOGY & UROLOGY NEWS
- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Contrast Nephropathy
- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)