To Pump or Not to Pump with Diabetes?

DiabetesMine's Wil Dubois weighs the Pros and Cons of insulin pumping versus taking insulin injections.
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CONCLUSIONS: Type 1 diabetes in both genders and all ages was associated with significantly elevated SMRs for all-cause and mostly for diabetes per se and renal disease. PMID: 32741854 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Epidemiology - Category: Epidemiology Tags: J Epidemiol Source Type: research
Today's open access paper outlines an investigation into how the aging of hematopoietic stem cell populations in bone marrow, responsible for producing blood and immune cells, can contribute to age-related dysfunction in the brain. The authors find that detrimental effects are mediated by circulating levels of CyPA, a signaling factor that is a part of the senescence-associated secretory phenotype (SASP), an inflammatory mix of signal molecules produced by senescent cells. The focus here is on direct inhibition of CyPA as an approach to therapy, but senolytic treatments to clear senescent cells may be the more useful appro...
Source: Fight Aging! - Category: Research Authors: Tags: Medicine, Biotech, Research Source Type: blogs
Authors: Payton Foh E, Echeverria SE Abstract The COVID-19 pandemic is revealing the deeply entrenched structural inequities in health that exist in the United States. We draw parallels between the COVID-19 pandemic and our cardiovascular health equity research focused on physical activity and diabetes to highlight three common needs: 1) access to timely and disaggregated data; 2) how to integrate community-engaged approaches in telehealth; and 3) policy initiatives that explicitly integrate health equity and social justice principles and action. We suggest that a similar sense of urgency regarding COVID-19 should ...
Source: Ethnicity and Disease - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ethn Dis Source Type: research
TYPE 2 diabetes is imperceptible to the eye at first but symptoms usually show up if left untreated. One warning sign can be spotted on one side of your face.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
eSight, a company based in Toronto, Canada, is releasing the latest version of its vision-improving electronic glasses for people with poor eyesight and even legal blindness. The eSight 4 sports two 1280×960 screens that display images captured...
Source: Medgadget - Category: Medical Devices Authors: Tags: Ophthalmology Rehab Source Type: blogs
Publication date: Available online 3 August 2020Source: The Lancet Diabetes &EndocrinologyAuthor(s): Adrian R Martineau, Nita G Forouhi
Source: The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 3 August 2020Source: Molecular and Cellular EndocrinologyAuthor(s): Pedro Sousa Gomes, Marta Resende, Maria Helena Fernandes
Source: Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 4 August 2020Source: Diabetes &Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research &ReviewsAuthor(s): Abhijeet Ashok Salunke, Subodh Kumar Pathak, Anant Dhanwate, Vikas Warikoo, Kunal Nandy, Harshal Mendhe, Viswanth Kottakota, Rahul Madhukar Shinde, Shubham Ashok Patil, Tehsin Petiwala, Shashank Pandya
Source: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research and Reviews - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Authors: Disoteo OE, Zampetti B, Garascia A, Attanasio R, Cozzi R Abstract A 24-yo female was admitted for acute renal failure, melanoderma, hyponatremia and hyperkalemia. The clinical suspicion of Addison's disease was confirmed by laboratory test and the appropriate replacement therapy with corticosteroids and fludrocortisone was started. In the mean-time primary hypothyroidism and diabetes mellitus type 1 were disclosed and treated, thus fulfilling a diagnosis of autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type 2. Eighteen months later she was admitted for right sided heart failure. The work-up allowed to diagnose pulmona...
Source: Endocrine, Metabolic and Immune Disorders Drug Targets - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets Source Type: research
Condition:   Polyhydramnios Intervention:   Other: Diet as recommended for gestational diabetes Sponsor:   Wolfson Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Source: - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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