Fitting-Room Approach for Diabetes Meds: Try It First Fitting-Room Approach for Diabetes Meds: Try It First
Letting patients choose their own medications is not the norm, but a recent study of patients with diabetes found that when offered a choice, patients actually chose the best medication for them.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 31, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

FDA Clears Spinal Cord Stimulator for Diabetic Neuropathy FDA Clears Spinal Cord Stimulator for Diabetic Neuropathy
The Food and Drug Administration has approved Abbott ' s Proclaim XR spinal cord stimulation system for the treatment of diabetic peripheral neuropathy, the company announced.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 26, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Alert Source Type: news

Weight Bias Affects Views of Kids' Obesity Recommendations Weight Bias Affects Views of Kids' Obesity Recommendations
New recommendations for"aggressive treatment" for children with obesity have sparked outrage among many. Dr Yoni Freedhoff says the extreme reaction doesn ' t surprise him but is unwarranted.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 26, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

Lung Cancer Risk Rises With A1c, Falls With Medication Lung Cancer Risk Rises With A1c, Falls With Medication
Prospective data from about 283,000 cancer-free people in a large database showed a significant positive link between incident lung cancer and A1c in people with diabetes or prediabetes.First Look (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 23, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

High-Deductible Health Plans Detrimental for Those With Diabetes High-Deductible Health Plans Detrimental for Those With Diabetes
Individuals forced to switch to high-deductible plans appear to ration care, leading to more hypo- and hyperglycemic events.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 23, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug Bexagliflozin FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug Bexagliflozin
Another SGLT2 inhibitor has been approved for type 2 diabetes based on results from 23 clinical trials that included 5000 patients and more than 300 patients who also had stage 3 chronic kidney disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 23, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Alert Source Type: news

Transgender People in Rural America Struggle to Find Doctors Transgender People in Rural America Struggle to Find Doctors
Many health professionals in rural areas don ’t know how to provide gender-affirming care, leaving transgender patients with few options.Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 23, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Red Flags to Watch for in Diagnosing T1D in Kids Red Flags to Watch for in Diagnosing T1D in Kids
January sees the highest number of newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes cases in kids. Dr Jessica Lilley reviews the warning signs to ensure timely diagnosis.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 23, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

Size of Meals, Not Timing, Linked to Weight Loss Size of Meals, Not Timing, Linked to Weight Loss
Eating more small meals was associated with weight loss, regardless of time between them, in a prospective cohort study.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 20, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Fewer Patients With Diabetes Meeting Treatment Targets Fewer Patients With Diabetes Meeting Treatment Targets
Target achievement was lower among younger patients, particularly those under age 40 years.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 18, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Diet Packed With Fast Food Is Hard on the Liver Diet Packed With Fast Food Is Hard on the Liver
Deriving 20% or more of daily calories from fast food raises the risk of fatty liver disease, especially for people with obesity and diabetes, an analysis of NHANES data shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 17, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Arizona Dad Seeking Answers After Son Dies in State Care Arizona Dad Seeking Answers After Son Dies in State Care
"They couldn ' t keep him alive for two weeks, two weeks," the father told the Associated Press while on a recent furlough from jail.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 17, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

California Latest to Sue Drug Companies Over Insulin Prices California Latest to Sue Drug Companies Over Insulin Prices
The lawsuit is the latest in a parade of legal actions which have accused the corporate giants of abusing their power to quash competition and boost their profits by keeping the price of insulin high.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 13, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Concluding the Series Concluding the Series
In his final column for Medscape Endocrinology, Dr Richard Plotzker takes a look back at the past 10 years in endocrinology practice.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 13, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

Oramed Oral Insulin Fails to Meet Goal in Type 2 Diabetes Oramed Oral Insulin Fails to Meet Goal in Type 2 Diabetes
Top-line results from phase 3 trial of ORMD-0801 show that the oral insulin product didn ' t meet the phase 3 trial ' s endpoints for change from baseline hemoglobin A1c at 26 weeks.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 13, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news