Insulin study worries some with diabetes

About 6 million Americans inject insulin daily to control diabetes, and a researcher is raising questions about quality control
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CONCLUSIONS: In patients with T2DM and CKD, SGLT2 inhibitors have a decreased glucose-lowering effect compared to patients without CKD. Renal benefits among patients with CKD are similar to those without CKD and include a significant reduction in albuminuria and reduced incidence of worsening albuminuria. Given that CKD and T2DM are both associated with increased cardiovascular risk, we believe these agents should considered as preferred add-on agents in most patients with uncontrolled T2DM and eGFR>30 ml/min/1.73m2. Ongoing studies will provide additional information as to whether these agents should be added to the cu...
Source: Postgraduate Medicine - Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Postgrad Med Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: Only women showed an income-based gradient in diabetes. Monitoring income gradient in diabetes is important in public health actions, even in older populations. Future longitudinal and intervention studies should evaluate the causal link of income to diabetes onset, determine the mechanisms of the potential sex differences in the income/diabetes association, and identify ways to mitigate the income-based inequality. PMID: 30449769 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Epidemiology - Category: Epidemiology Tags: J Epidemiol Source Type: research
High-deductible insurance plans delay the time patients take to seek healthcare services, potentially compromising health outcomes for those with diabetes, but the differences were modest.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news
Eric Bartholomae, Zachary Johnson, Jeffery Moore, Kathryn Ward, Jochen Kressler
Source: Journal of Sports Science and Medicine - Category: Sports Medicine Source Type: research
Clinicians should continue to emphasize the importance of weight loss, say US scientists after showing in a meta-analysis that obesity itself increases the risk of type 2 diabetes and heart disease.Medscape Medical News
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Thanksgiving is a time for gratitude, good-will and gluttony. While many people enjoy the holiday feast with abandon, some dieters and healthy eaters stress over the idea of consuming a huge number of calories in one sitting. But is it worth the worry? Here’s what eating one enormous meal actually does to your body, according to experts. The short-term effects of a big meal When you consume lots of food, your stomach has to physically expand to accommodate the additional volume, potentially leading to some discomfort, says Dr. Stephen Juraschek, an internist and primary care physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical...
Source: TIME: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Holidays 2018 Source Type: news
Conditions:   Hyperlipidemias;   Hypertension;   Diabetes;   Medication Nonadherence Interventions:   Other: Adherence-enhanced clinical decision support;   Behavioral: ReachOut Adherence intervention Sponsors:   HealthPartners Institute;   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2;   Hypertension Interventions:   Drug: Perindopril and Amlodipine;   Drug: Perindopril-indapamide Sponsors:   Yaounde Central Hospital;   University of Yaounde 1 Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Diabetes Mellitus;   Diabetes;   Self Efficacy;   Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Intervention:   Behavioral: Diabetic Conversation Map Sponsor:   Rubina Qasim Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Franziska Schleger, Katarzyna Linder, Laura Walter, Martin Heni, Johanna Br ändle, Sara Brucker, Jan Pauluschke-Fröhlich, Magdalene Weiss, Hans-Ulrich Häring, Hubert Preissl, Andreas Fritsche
Source: Frontiers in Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
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