ADA Scientific Sessions Address the Old and the New ADA Scientific Sessions Address the Old and the New
A new drug class and a rare comparative effectiveness study for type 2 diabetes, management of type 1 diabetes in adults, COVID-19 and diabetes, and addressing disparities are among many agenda items.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - June 22, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

' Exciting Advancements' in Diabetes; Standards of Care Updated'Exciting Advancements' in Diabetes; Standards of Care Updated
Three new changes to the American Diabetes Association's"living document" include recent trial data regarding cardiovascular and kidney disease in type 2 diabetes and type 1 diabetes prevention.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - June 21, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

NHS to give artificial pancreas to 1,000 diabetics to test if it prevents life-threatening attacks
Patients with type 1 diabetes will be able to use the devices, which continuously measure a person's glucose levels and deliver insulin directly to the bloodstream, Sir Simon Stevens said. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Patients with type 1 diabetes to get artificial pancreas
An ‘artificial pancreas’ designed to revolutionise the lives of people with Type 1 diabetes will be provided by the NHS, 100 years after the discovery of insulin, health service chief executive Sir Simon Stevens has announced. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - June 16, 2021 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Waist Circumference Predicts Risk of Fatty Liver in Type 1 Diabetes Waist Circumference Predicts Risk of Fatty Liver in Type 1 Diabetes
A cross-sectional study has found that waist-to-height ratio is a sensitive marker for nonalcoholic fatty liver in type 1 diabetes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Educators Smooth Path to Adult Care for Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Educators Smooth Path to Adult Care for Kids With Type 1 Diabetes
For youth with type 1 diabetes, seeing a certified diabetes educator and using a continuous glucose monitor were associated with a smoother transition from pediatric to adult care.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines - June 10, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

ViaCyte Announces Closing of $45 Million Financing to Advance Broadest Portfolio of Stem Cell-Derived Therapies for Type 1 Diabetes
Brings the Company's total Series D funding to more than $115 million SAN DIEGO, June 9, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- ViaCyte, Inc., a clinical-stage regenerative medicine company, today announced the closing of a $45 million finan... Regenerative Medicine, Venture Capital ViaCyte, cell therapy, diabetes (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - June 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Research advances one step closer to stem cell therapy for type 1 diabetes
(Salk Institute) Scientists at the Salk Institute are developing a promising approach for treating type 1 diabetes by using stem cells to create insulin-producing cells (called beta cells) that could replace nonfunctional pancreatic cells. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Severe Glycemic Events in T1D May Raise Risk for Dementia
FRIDAY, June 4, 2021 -- Severe hypoglycemic and hyperglycemic events are associated with an increased risk for dementia among older adults with type 1 diabetes, according to a study published online June 2 in Neurology. Rachel A. Whitmer, Ph.D.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 4, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Rising Rates of T1D in Children: Is COVID to Blame? Rising Rates of T1D in Children: Is COVID to Blame?
With the pandemic came a noticeable rise in cases of new-onset type 1 diabetes in children. Dr Jessica Sparks Lilley discusses possible explanations for this new trend.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

e-ECE: Autoantibodies in Pregnancy Tied to Adult-Onset T1DM
THURSDAY, June 3, 2021 -- Development of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) can be predicted by the presence of islet cell (ICAs) and glutamic acid decarboxylase (GADAs) autoantibodies in early pregnancy, according to a study presented May 24 at the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 3, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

In People With Type 1 Diabetes, Poor Blood Sugar Control Could Raise Dementia Risk
THURSDAY, June 3, 2021 -- Severe high and low blood sugar events in older adults with type 1 diabetes may significantly increase their risk of dementia, according to a new study. " For people with diabetes, both severely high and low blood sugar... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

In People With Type 1 Diabetes, Poor Blood Sugar Control Could Raise Dementia Risk
Title: In People With Type 1 Diabetes, Poor Blood Sugar Control Could Raise Dementia RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/3/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/3/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - June 3, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Diabetes vaccine shows promise in early trial, helps to preserve body ’s insulin in certain patients
A vaccine trial for type 1 diabetes helped sustain the body’s natural insulin production in a small, early research study, particularly... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Panel Endorses Teplizumab for Delaying Type 1 Diabetes FDA Panel Endorses Teplizumab for Delaying Type 1 Diabetes
Advisory committee members cite unmet need and efficacy of this potentially'paradigm-shifting'therapy, but voice concerns about limited data and long-term safety.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - May 28, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

C-Path Virtual Workshop to feature latest advances in clinical trials for T1D
(Critical Path Institute (C-Path)) Critical Path Institute today announced its schedule for the Design of Clinical Trials in New-Onset Type 1 Diabetes: Regulatory Considerations for Drug Development Workshop, to be held virtually June 15-16, 2021. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Genetic tools help identify a cellular culprit for type 1 diabetes
(University of California - San Diego) By mapping its genetic underpinnings, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have identified a predictive causal role for specific cell types in type 1 diabetes, a condition that affects more than 1.6 million Americans. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

FDA Clears Cap Device for'Smart' Insulin Pens for Diabetes FDA Clears Cap Device for'Smart' Insulin Pens for Diabetes
The Bigfoot Unity System is comprised of a cap that attaches to insulin pens to provide CGM readings and dose recommendations for people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes who take multiple daily injections.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - May 11, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Alert Source Type: news

FDA greenlights Bigfoot Biomedical's insulin recommending diabetes management system
The system was cleared for use among individuals 12 years old and up with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes on multiple-dose injection therapy.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - May 10, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Most Kids With Type 1 Diabetes and COVID-19 in US Fared Well Most Kids With Type 1 Diabetes and COVID-19 in US Fared Well
In the first report of outcomes of children with type 1 diabetes and COVID-19 in the US, the majority were cared for at home and did well; among those hospitalized, most had DKA and high A1c.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - April 30, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

May 2021
Blood Clots Explained : Clearing Blockages in the System Drug Delays Onset of Type 1 Diabetes Childhood Arthritis : When Joint Pain Affects Kids How Are Vaccines Tested? Alzheimer ’s Portal (Source: NIH News in Health)
Source: NIH News in Health - April 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Awareness of Diabetic Patients Regarding the Bidirectional Association between Periodontal Disease and Diabetes Mellitus: A Public Oral Health Concern
Conclusion: Patients with diabetes mellitus lack knowledge of the bidirectional association between periodontal disease and diabetes mellitus. In this regard, the study urged the need to implement European Federation of Periodontology and International Diabetes Federation guidelines effectively. Medical healthcare professionals and dentists should provide mutual care and should consider every patient as a shared responsibility. Clinical significance: Early detection of the disease, timely referrals, and a collaborative approach will enhance patient care and improve the quality of life of individuals living with per...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 26, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

vTv Therapeutics wins FDA Breakthrough Therapy designation for type 1 diabetes treatment
A Triad clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company has been granted Breakthrough Therapy designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for TTP399 as an adjunctive therapy to insulin for the treatment of type 1 diabetes.   With a company focus on the development of orally administered treatments for type 1 diabetes and psoriasis, High Point-based vTv Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: VTVT) created the treatment as a novel, oral, investigational once-daily glucokinase activator. Breakthrough Therapy… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - April 22, 2021 Category: Health Management Source Type: news

What Country Has the Most Type 1 Diabetics?
Title: What Country Has the Most Type 1 Diabetics?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/17/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/17/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - April 17, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

FDA Panel Endorses Islet Cell Treatment for Type 1 Diabetes FDA Panel Endorses Islet Cell Treatment for Type 1 Diabetes
Voting 12-4 to support approval, panel members expressed concern about toxicity of long-term immunosuppression, particularly given the advances in diabetes technology that now offer improved control.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Has Anyone Been Cured of Type 1 Diabetes
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 16, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Managing Diffuse Peripheral Ischemia in Antiphospholipid Syndrome Managing Diffuse Peripheral Ischemia in Antiphospholipid Syndrome
A complex case of refractory peripheral ischemia in a 39-year-old man with APS and type 1 diabetes.HSS Grand Rounds Complex Cases (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Clinical Case Source Type: news

Nigeria: How One Indigenous Nigerian Foundation Is Funding Diabetes Care in Southeast Nigeria
[Nigeria Health Watch] Amarachi Okeh -- Nothing prepared Emmanuel Uchenna, founder of PJosh Diabetes Foundation, for his meeting with Samson Tamaraubrakemi, a 17-year-old who had Type 1 Diabetes, and who was sent away by his family because they could no longer afford to take care of him. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 14, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Please Don't Use the Word'Brittle' With Diabetes Please Don't Use the Word'Brittle' With Diabetes
The word'brittle'in the context of diabetes is unscientific, unhelpful, and potentially harmful, says Miriam E. Tucker, a Medscape contributing writer who lives with type 1 diabetes.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

Revolutionary pill could end need for daily diabetes jabs
A revolutionary insulin pill could replace daily injections for millions of people who suffer with type 1 diabetes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 1 Diabetes and Transgender Identity: Is There a Link? Type 1 Diabetes and Transgender Identity: Is There a Link?
Three endocrinology teams have reported higher-than-expected numbers of people with type 1 diabetes among individuals seeking gender-related care.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

New findings on how diabetes impacts bone health
(Wiley) A new study published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research has examined the effects of type 1 diabetes and diabetic neuropathy on the skeleton. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Diabetes symptoms: The seven tell-tale signs of type 2 high blood sugars
DIABETES type 2 differs from type 1 in that it is closely linked to obesity - accounting for up to 85 percent of cases. Type 1 diabetes, on the other hand, is an autoimmune condition that isn't linked to weight. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - April 2, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Tessa Zindren Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

CDC Adds New Medical Conditions to COVID-19 High-Risk List CDC Adds New Medical Conditions to COVID-19 High-Risk List
Type 1 diabetes, liver disease, HIV, moderate asthma, overweight, and a number of neurologic conditions are now included, as some states proceed to open up vaccine availability to all adults.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - March 31, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

SGLT2 Inhibitors in T1D:'People Are Using Them Now'SGLT2 Inhibitors in T1D:'People Are Using Them Now '
Dr Anne Peters talks about what you need to know regarding off-label use of SGLT2 inhibitors in type 1 diabetes.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

Lockdowns Gave Boost to Type 1 Diabetes Control in Kids
Blood sugar levels in youngsters with type 1 diabetes improved during Britain's first national COVID-19 pandemic lockdown, researchers say. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - March 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lockdowns Gave Boost to Type 1 Diabetes Control in Kids
TUESDAY, March 23, 2021 -- Blood sugar levels in youngsters with type 1 diabetes improved during Britain's first national COVID-19 pandemic lockdown, researchers say. " Children and families found it easier to manage this disease when they were... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 23, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Lockdowns Gave Boost to Type 1 Diabetes Control in Kids
Title: Lockdowns Gave Boost to Type 1 Diabetes Control in KidsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/23/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/23/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - March 23, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Type 1 Diabetes Raises COVID-19 Risk in Kids if A1c Is High Type 1 Diabetes Raises COVID-19 Risk in Kids if A1c Is High
A large database analysis has found that children with type 1 diabetes have a higher chance of getting very ill, and dying, from COVID-19, but only if A1c is above 7%.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - March 22, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

ENDO: T1DM Patients With DKA Readmitted Fairly Often
MONDAY, March 22, 2021 -- About one in every five patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) admitted to the hospital with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is readmitted within 30 days, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of The... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Some Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Face High Risk of Severe COVID-19
MONDAY, March 22, 2021 -- Poorly controlled type 1 diabetes significantly increases a child's risk of COVID-19 complications and death, researchers warn. The risk of complications is 10 times higher in youngsters with poorly controlled type 1... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 22, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Some Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Face High Risk of Severe COVID-19
Title: Some Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Face High Risk of Severe COVID-19Category: Health NewsCreated: 3/22/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/22/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - March 22, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Announcer Blames Type 1 Diabetes For Making Racial Slur About Girls Basketball Team
Racism is not typically a symptom or a complication of diabetes. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - March 20, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Business /business SportsMoney /sportsmoney pharma Source Type: news

Tubeless automated insulin delivery system improves blood glucose outcomes
(The Endocrine Society) People with type 1 diabetes can improve their blood sugar control while reducing time with low blood sugar, or hypoglycemia, using Insulet Corporation's Omnipod 5 Automated Insulin Delivery System compared to their standard insulin therapy. Results from an industry-sponsored study of the latest Omnipod, the first tubeless, wearable insulin pump, will be presented at ENDO 2021, the Endocrine Society's annual meeting. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Pumps and Patches: Technology Benefits Youth With Type 1 Diabetes Pumps and Patches: Technology Benefits Youth With Type 1 Diabetes
Use of diabetes technology, including insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors, reduces A1c, DKA, and severe hypoglycemia in those younger than 18.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Doctors suggest Covid-19 could cause diabetes
More than 350 clinicians report suspicions of Covid-induced diabetes, both type 1 and type 2A cohort of scientists from across the world believe that there is a growing body of evidence that Covid-19 can cause diabetes in some patients. Prof Francesco Rubino, from King ’s College London, is leading the call for a full investigation into a possible link between the two diseases. Having seen a rise in both type 1 and type 2 diabetes in people who have caught coronavirus, some doctors are even considering the possibility that the virus ‒ by disrupting sugar metab olism ‒ could be inducing an entirely new form of dia...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 19, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Natalie Grover Tags: Coronavirus Diabetes Doctors Medical research Health World news UK news Society Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

Comic Books Help Explain Type 1 Diabetes to All Ages Comic Books Help Explain Type 1 Diabetes to All Ages
Co-creator Partha Kar, MBBs, MD, says the format is meant to educate patients, families, healthcare professionals, teachers, and others about the unique challenges of type 1 diabetes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Diabetes Prevention Moves Towards Reality as Studies Published Diabetes Prevention Moves Towards Reality as Studies Published
Newly published 3-year data on teplizumab in high-risk individuals and combination therapy with liraglutide in new-onset type 1 diabetes show preserving beta-cell function may be feasible.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines - March 17, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Reproductive Period Shorter in Women With Type 1 Diabetes Reproductive Period Shorter in Women With Type 1 Diabetes
Menses begins later and menopause earlier, but only among those diagnosed with type 1 diabetes prior to menarche.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news