What is in the Differential Diagnosis for Brown and Grey Skin Conditions?
Discussion This is the fourth in a short case series of differential diagnoses of colored skin conditions. An introduction to dermatological terminologies and information about colors can be found here. A differential diagnosis by distribution and common pattern can be found here. For red, orange and yellow conditions, a review can be found here. For green, blue and purple conditions, a review can be found here. For black and white conditions, a review can be found here. Note that any color can be a normal variant for an individual or is physiologic for a given state. Acanthosis nigricans causes dark brown-black patches or...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - May 16, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Arkansas AG sues three big pharma companies for driving up the cost of insulin
Leslie Rutledge, Attorney General of Arkansas, is filing a lawsuit against three major pharmaceutical companies for raising the price of insulin. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arkansas Sues Drug Companies Over High Insulin Prices
Defendants include Novo Nordisk, Eli Lilly, Express Scripts and Caremark. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - May 12, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Exenatide Linked to Less Hyperglycemia After Stroke Exenatide Linked to Less Hyperglycemia After Stroke
The diabetes drug may offer better control than insulin for hyperglycemia, a common condition following stroke that leads to worse outcomes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - May 12, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Insulin Icodec Bests Degludec; FDA's T2D Device Guidance; Farxiga Cuts HF Risks
(MedPage Today) -- After 26 weeks of treatment, once-weekly insulin icodec yielded an estimated 0.22% superior reduction in estimated HbA1c compared with insulin degludec in people with type 2 diabetes, according to Novo Nordisk's phase IIIa ONWARDS... (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - May 12, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

50 doctors urge Schrader to allow Medicare to negotiate drug prices, cease 'false' ads
Schrader has said that he has taken on drug companies to lower insulin costs. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 10, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

DOMINIC NUTT: The hi-tech DIY 'pancreas' that finally got my diabetes under control
DOMINIC NUTT: I'm an insulin-dependent diabetic and had come from the gym after a workout, injected insulin, eaten and had a snooze. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US  Elections May Thwart Democratic Effort to Cap Insulin Cost US  Elections May Thwart Democratic Effort to Cap Insulin Cost
US lawmakers attempting to cut the cost of insulin for more than a million Americans to $35 per month are unlikely to succeed as November elections draw near and complicate bipartisan support, health policy, and political experts say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Improving insulin safety for diabetic inpatients
Three films demonstrating measures to improve insulin safety for hospital inpatients with diabetes by the Getting it right first time programme, to coincide with insulin safety week. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - May 9, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: The diet overhaul that may improve blood sugar control
DIABETES is a condition that affects how the body consumes insulin in the body. There are two types of diabetes and in both diet plays a key role. One diet above all others however could be the most effective with regards to blood sugar control. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Crowdfunding Help Those With Diabetes Fund Insulin? Does Crowdfunding Help Those With Diabetes Fund Insulin?
The first study to look at GoFundMe campaigns specifically for insulin has been published, and the results may not be surprising.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - May 6, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Three of the best fruits and vegetables said to lower blood sugar quickly
DIABETES type 2 describes a condition characterised by elevated blood sugar levels. This is caused by the problems with insulin in your body. Fortunately, certain superfoods have been shown to help lower blood sugar quickly. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effects of Intranasal Insulin on Cognition, Mobility Studied in Elderly
THURSDAY, May 5, 2022 -- For older adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), intranasal insulin (INI) may have positive effects on cognition and gait, according to a study published online April 28 in the Journal of Neurology. Vera Novak, Ph.D.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: 'Darkened skin patches' can indicate insulin resistance - other signs
LIVER disease comes in two main forms. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is the term for a range of conditions caused by a build-up of fat in the liver. You can also get alcohol-related liver disease, which is liver damage that is caused by drinking too much alcohol. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Abbott, CamDiab and Ypsomed Unveil New Automated Insulin Delivery Partnership for People with Diabetes
(Source: Abbott.com)
Source: Abbott.com - April 27, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news