Diabetes Information Center
Diabetes remains prevalent in the United States, with an estimated rate of 12% to 14% among adults.
The FDA has approved two new treatments, Tresiba and Ryzodeg, for both type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
Adequate fiber intake is critical for maintaining good health, but only 5% of Americans consume the recommended daily amount.
NPs and PAs must work in collaboration with oral health clinicians to effectively educate patients in the prevention of periodontal disease.
SGLT2 receptor blockers are only approved for type 2 diabetes.
An older male patient started antidepressants for neuropathy pain but developed hyponatremia as a result.
Are more aggressive approaches to cardiac work up warranted in patients with diabetes?
When diagnosing the cause of chronic abdominal pain, a more specific history and a broad consideration of causes can help with diagnosis.
Many patients with diabetes develop poor blood-glucose monitoring habits over time. Reviewing technique helps assure the process is painless.