Researchers observed significant improvement in LDL cholesterol in those at risk for diabetes.
Individuals with prediabetes may reduce their risk of diabetes with stepwise diabetes prevention.
A target intake of at least 500 mg/d is recommended to combat sight-threatening diabetic retinopathy.
Canagliflozin 100 mg or 300 mg slowed kidney decline compared with glimepiride.
Patients with type 2 diabetes with systolic blood pressure lower than 140 mm Hg have a lower risk of cardiovascular events.
The once-daily injection works to improve glycemic control.
Patients who experience nocturia, or frequent urination during the night, may have increased mortality rates.
Patients with prediabetes who briskly walked saw greater improvements in oral glucose tolerance compared with those who jogged.
A meta-analysis of the 9 classes of glucose-lowering drugs supports the ADA's recommendation of metformin monotherapy as preferred initial treatment.
Readmission was more common among publically insured, black patients presenting with comorbidities including hypertension and diabetes.
Reductions in disease risk were observed for an intake as high as 7.5 servings of whole grains per day.
Coronary artery bypass surgery may lead to metabolic changes, causing new-onset diabetes.
Use of the Glucommander was linked to a shorter time to achieving blood glucose levels lower than 200 mg/dL.
A patient with type 2 diabetes is undergoing dialysis and needs to control his HbA1c levels while fasting during Ramadan.
New guidelines support use of metabolic surgery as standard treatment option for type 2 diabetes, obesityJune 01, 2016
A panel of experts has recommended that metabolic surgery be included as a treatment option for patients with type 2 diabetes and obesity.
Glucocorticoid therapy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis has been linked to elevated risk of diabetes.
Pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes often have low levels of vitamin D.
Women who had gestational diabetes may be able to reduce their risk of developing hypertension by eating a healthy diet.
Metformin more effective than sulfonylureas for reducing cardiovascular mortality in diabetes patientsApril 20, 2016
Compared with other drugs for type 2 diabetes, metformin is superior for reducing the risk of cardiovascular mortality.
The FDA will add warnings about heart failure risk to the labels of type 2 diabetes medicines containing saxagliptin and alogliptin.
From 1980 to 2014, the number of people worldwide with diabetes has increased from 108 million to 422 million.
Developing personalized nutrition goals with a registered dietitian can be effective in managing non-insulin-dependent diabetes.
Regardless of history of heart failure, incretin-based medications are not associated with an increased risk for hospitalization due to heart failure.
High body fat percentage and low BMI are associated with increased mortality in women and men.
Treatment guidelines must expand to focus on patients co-infected with both HCV and HIV.
A patient with type 2 diabetes presents with elevated microalbumin levels and a recent history of elevated glucose due to bedtime snacking.
Very few patients with glycated hemoglobin levels that indicate prediabetes are being told they have the condition.
High body weight percentage may increase mortality, and poor physical fitness in youth can increase diabetes risk later in life.
The CPAP group had a larger decrease in HbA1c levels after 6 months.
The ADA has published the 2016 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes that outline the best practices for diabetes care and management.