The gene-editing tool called CRISPR-Cas9 could have the potential to treat and prevent other genetic diseases.
The USPSTF updated their 2012 recommendations on behavior lifestyle counseling for preventing cardiovascular disease.
Adulthood weight gain is associated with an increased risk of major chronic diseases and mortality.
Thyroid disease may be a risk factor for manic relapse in patients with bipolar disorder.
Gestational weight gain greater than or less than guideline recommendations is associated with an increased risk of adverse outcomes.
The USPSTF recommends against screening for thyroid cancer in asymptomatic adults.
Patients taking linagliptin had decreased HbA1c as well as reactive oxygen species generation and plasma lipid peroxide levels.
Adolescents with type 2 diabetes decreased HbA1c levels after using insulin pump therapy for a 3-month period.
Current evidence is insufficient to weigh the balance of benefits and harms of screening.
When symptoms of thyroid disease are present, clinicians should check thyroid antibodies even if thyroid function is normal.
The eGMS system provides patient-specific insulin dosing.
Patients with acromegaly often exhibit breakthrough symptoms, despite stable treatment.
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.
Once-weekly GLP-1RAs reduced HbA1c and fasting plasma glucose.
Dose-response association, with 1.5-fold increase among those sleeping less than five hours
Although many older adults have metabolic syndrome, the rates are stable.
Patients with subclinical hypothyroidism who take statins have an increased risk of developing diabetes.
After adjustment for age and sex, standardized mortality ratios (SMRs) were higher in type 1 and type 2 diabetes for all outcomes.
Current insulin treatments and new agents to manage diabetes may be prohibitively expensive for patients without health insurance.
The glycated hemoglobin in the intensive control group was 6.9%, on average. For those on standard care, the glycated hemoglobin average was 8.4%.
The homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance index did not differ significantly for patients with post-adolescent acne and controls.
The vegan group had lost 15 pounds, on average, versus about one pound in the comparison group.
Patients with diabetes who are prescribed sodium glucose co-transporter type 2 inhibitors are at increased risk for developing a mycotic infection.
Iron treatment correlated with significant increases in serum folate and vitamin B12 from baseline.
A patient presented to the office with a 45-year history of maturity onset diabetes of the young after renal failure.
A significantly greater weight decrease was observed in patients assigned to receive vitamin D compared with patients who had no supplementation.
More than two dozen of metabolites were highly correlated with diet, and about half the molecules had not previously been linked to obesity risk.
Independent mortality predictors included older age, male sex, renal disease, stroke, cancer, COPD, and congestive heart failure.
The incidence of diabetic ketoacidosis in children in Colorado at the time of type 1 diabetes diagnosis increased by 55% from 1998 to 2012.