Type 1 Diabetes

Safety and Performance of Omnipod HCL for Children With Type 1 Diabetes

Safety and Performance of Omnipod HCL for Children With Type 1 Diabetes

In children with type 1 diabetes, the Omnipod hybrid closed-loop personal model system was safe and performed well.

BCG Vaccine Tied to Reduced Hyperglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes

BCG Vaccine Tied to Reduced Hyperglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes

Systemic shift in glucose metabolism from oxidative phosphorylation to aerobic glycolysis.

Long-Term Type 1 Diabetes Associated With Cognitive Decline

Long-Term Type 1 Diabetes Associated With Cognitive Decline

Deficits similar for long-term type 1 diabetes and age-matched patients with type 2 diabetes

US Nursing Home Costs Due to Diabetes Vary Greatly by State

US Nursing Home Costs Due to Diabetes Vary Greatly by State

Per-person diabetes-attributable costs ranged from 374 in New Mexico to 1,610 in Washington, D.C.

Improved glycemic control in type 1 diabetics on very low-carbohydrate diets

A survey of individuals with type 1 diabetes mellitus consuming a very low-carbohydrate diet indicated that many study participants were able to maintain glycemic control within national ideal glycemic target ranges.

Artificial Pancreas Systems Safe, Effective in Type 1 Diabetes

Artificial Pancreas Systems Safe, Effective in Type 1 Diabetes

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Artificial pancreas treatments are safe and effective for managing type 1 diabetes.

Diabetes Prevalence by Type in the United States: CDC report

Diabetes Prevalence by Type in the United States: CDC report

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The CDC conducted a study to estimate the prevalence of diagnosed diabetes among adults in 2016 by primary type.

Oral insulin does not prevent type 1 diabetes in relatives of patients

Oral insulin does not prevent type 1 diabetes in relatives of patients

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Oral insulin usage does not prevent the development of type 1 diabetes in relatives of patients.

Insulin pump linked to better glycemic control in young patients with type 1 diabetes

Insulin pump linked to better glycemic control in young patients with type 1 diabetes

Insulin pump therapy is linked to lower risks of severe hypoglycemia and diabetic ketoacidosis and better glycemic control than insulin injection therapy.

Long-term type 1 diabetes not associated with hand osteoarthritis

Long-term type 1 diabetes not associated with hand osteoarthritis

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However, long-term type 1 diabetes is associated with hand pain, disability, and stiffness.

Case Study: Hyperglycemia, concern for diabetic ketoacidosis, and type 1 diabetes

Case Study: Hyperglycemia, concern for diabetic ketoacidosis, and type 1 diabetes

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A 36-year-old man with type 1 diabetes presents to the emergency room with hyperglycemia and possible diabetic ketoacidosis after not taking his insulin for 3 days.

FDA approves automated insulin delivery device for type 1 diabetes

FDA approves automated insulin delivery device for type 1 diabetes

The FDA approves an "artifical pancreas" for patients over 14 years of age.

Vitamin D deficiency is prevalent in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes

Vitamin D deficiency is prevalent in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes

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Pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes often have low levels of vitamin D.

Managing diabetes in primary care: 2016 recommendations from ADA

Managing diabetes in primary care: 2016 recommendations from ADA

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The ADA has published the 2016 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes that outline the best practices for diabetes care and management.

Intranasal glucagon effectively treats type 1 diabetes

Intranasal glucagon effectively treats type 1 diabetes

Intranasal glucagon is noninferior to intramuscular glucagon in adults with type 1 diabetes.

Avoiding hypoglycemia in a hospitalized patient with diabetes and increased physical activity

Avoiding hypoglycemia in a hospitalized patient with diabetes and increased physical activity

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While undergoing physical therapy after a stroke, a patient with type 1 diabetes has a hypoglycemia-related stroke.

Metformin does not improve glycemic control in overweight teens with type 1 diabetes

Metformin does not improve glycemic control in overweight teens with type 1 diabetes

Research shows that adding metformin to insulin therapy will not boost glycemic control in overweight teens with type 1 diabetes.

Insulin pump use reduces mortality in type 1 diabetes

Insulin pump use reduces mortality in type 1 diabetes

For people with type 1 diabetes, using insulin pump therapy lowers mortality from all causes.

Diabetes may increase infection-related mortality risk

Diabetes may increase infection-related mortality risk

After adjustment for age and sex, standardized mortality ratios (SMRs) were higher in type 1 and type 2 diabetes for all outcomes.

When type 1 diabetes complicates surgery

When type 1 diabetes complicates surgery

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The patient, aged 69 years, had a 43-year history of type 1 diabetes and was scheduled to undergo a chest wall resection.

Recognizing disordered eating in teen girls with type 1 diabetes

Recognizing disordered eating in teen girls with type 1 diabetes

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Clinicians should educate families about insulin omission as a weight-reduction strategy in adolescent girls with type 1 diabetes.

Pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis incidence may be on the rise

Pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis incidence may be on the rise

The incidence of diabetic ketoacidosis in children in Colorado at the time of type 1 diabetes diagnosis increased by 55% from 1998 to 2012.

Eating disorders common in adolescent girls with type 1 diabetes

Eating disorders common in adolescent girls with type 1 diabetes

By age 25 years, cumulative probability of onset of eating disorder is 60% among young women with type 1 diabetes, according to the data.

Serious life events may increase type 1 diabetes risk in kids

Serious life events may increase type 1 diabetes risk in kids

Serious life events, such as death, illness, divorce or birth of a new child, during childhood can triple the risk for developing type 1 diabetes later.

Inpatient management of pregnancy and type 1 diabetes

Inpatient management of pregnancy and type 1 diabetes

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A patient, aged 33 years, with a history of type 1 diabetes for 10 years presented to the hospital.

Diabetes may worsen breast cancer diagnosis

Diabetes may worsen breast cancer diagnosis

Five-year survival for breast cancer patients with diabetes was 15% lower than for those without diabetes.

Hypogylcemia linked to deteriorated language processing

Hypogylcemia linked to deteriorated language processing

There was a significant deterioration in reading span and a decrease in correct responses with hypoglycemia.

Type 1 diabetes increases psychiatric risk in children

Type 1 diabetes increases psychiatric risk in children

Within six months after the onset of diabetes, the risk of psychiatric morbidity increased three-fold in children with type 1 diabetes compared with the general population.

Treating older adults with diabetes

Treating older adults with diabetes

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Many older adults with diabetes and comorbid medical problems may be over treated.

Patients lack proper hypoglycemia management, prevention knowledge

Patients lack proper hypoglycemia management, prevention knowledge

A majority of patients with diabetes are worried about experiencing hypoglycemia, with many being uncertain about how to manage the condition.

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