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A link between antiretroviral therapy and diabetes in HIV patients?

A link between antiretroviral therapy and diabetes in HIV patients?

HIV-infected patients on ART had approximately 4 and 1.5 greater odds of developing diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome, respectively.

Diabetes Resource Center Degludec vs glargine in type 2 diabetes for cardiovascular events

Degludec vs glargine in type 2 diabetes for cardiovascular events

Degludec is noninferior to glargine regarding the incidence of major cardiovascular events among patients with type 2 diabetes.

AAPA 2017 Annual Meeting Side effects may affect medication nonadherence in patients with chronic disease

Side effects may affect medication nonadherence in patients with chronic disease

Almost half of participants reported that they never received information regarding the side effects of their medication from their prescriber.

Diabetes Resource Center Cardiometabolic Disease Staging score calculates diabetes risk in obese individuals

Cardiometabolic Disease Staging score calculates diabetes risk in obese individuals

The score can predict the effectiveness of weight-loss therapy for preventing diabetes in overweight or obese individuals.

Mood Disorder Information Center Depression among diabetes patients may affect long-term drug adherence

Depression among diabetes patients may affect long-term drug adherence

Patients exhibiting moderate-to-severe depressive symptoms had worse adherence than nondepressed patients.

Diabetes Resource Center Probiotics may lower risk of gestational diabetes

Probiotics may lower risk of gestational diabetes

Women who took probiotics in their second trimester had lower rates of gestational diabetes.

Diabetes Resource Center Using information technology to tailor diabetes care

Using information technology to tailor diabetes care

A study of one tracking system's effect finds improvement in the management of diabetes.

Endocrinology Information Center Anti-inflammatory effects of linagliptin in diabetes patients

Anti-inflammatory effects of linagliptin in diabetes patients

Patients taking linagliptin had decreased HbA1c as well as reactive oxygen species generation and plasma lipid peroxide levels.

Diabetes Resource Center Insulin pump therapy improves quality of life in adolescents with type 2 diabetes

Insulin pump therapy improves quality of life in adolescents with type 2 diabetes

Adolescents with type 2 diabetes decreased HbA1c levels after using insulin pump therapy for a 3-month period.

Diabetes Resource Center Diabetes and glucose intolerance increase with higher outdoor temperature

Diabetes and glucose intolerance increase with higher outdoor temperature

Diabetes incidence rates in the US and glucose intolerance worldwide increased per 1°C increase in temperature.

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Basal insulin for surgical diabetic patients

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Using information technology to tailor diabetes care

Using information technology to tailor diabetes care

A study of one tracking system's effect finds improvement in the management of diabetes.

Medical nutrition
 therapy in diabetes

Medical nutrition
 therapy in diabetes

Developing personalized nutrition goals with a registered dietitian
can be effective in managing non-insulin-dependent diabetes.

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