Prediction independent of traditional risk factors such as MetS, glucose, HbA1c in general population.
Could type of clinician rendering care influence outcomes for patients with diabetes?
A 12-month intensive lifestyle intervention including an energy-restricted Mediterranean diet, increased physical activity, and behavioral support for overweight/obese patients was found to be beneficial in decreasing adiposity and cardiovascular events.
The American College of Cardiology published an expert consensus statement regarding decision considerations for novel cardiovascular risk reduction therapies in patients with type 2 diabetes and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.
Blood pressure, smoking, type 1 and 2 diabetes linked to higher hazard ratios for women than men.
Type 1 diabetes predisposes children and adults to autoimmune diseases, which can impair glucose metabolism and interfere with insulin therapy.
Patients with diabetes and depressive symptoms who received community-based peer support for diabetes management reported less frequent acute care visits and hospitalizations than patients with diabetes without depressive symptoms.
Food assistance may cut number of older adults with diabetes forgoing medications due to cost.
A 12-month interdisciplinary lifestyle intervention program for prediabetic and obese patients was found to significantly reduce the risk for development of diabetes and metabolic syndrome.
Early age of menopause development is associated with lower overall life expectancy and fewer years of life without diabetes.
With obesity reaching epidemic proportions, and its known association with many metabolic disorders such as type 2 diabetes, dyslipidemia, hypertension, and atherosclerosis, it is worthwhile to look at nutritional approaches to managing these chronic conditions.
The American Diabetes Association issued a position statement outlining the recognition, management, and prevention of T2D in the pediatric population.
About 1 in 3 adults with prediabetes has arthritis, and half of those with both conditions are physically inactive and/or obese.
Among older adults prescribed statins, diabetes, anxiety linked to nonadherence, discontinuation.
Patients with both Parkinson disease and type 2 diabetes were more likely to have cardiovascular comorbidities than those with only Parkinson disease.
For adults with type 2 diabetes, plant-based diets can improve psychological health, quality of life, hemoglobin A1c levels.
Based on data from 40 jurisdictions, increase from 5.2 to 5.6% in GDM from 2012 to 2016.
Access to ready-to-eat outlets that sell food for instant consumption is associated with greater risk for type 2 diabetes.
Intensive blood pressure control and fenofibrate use in patients with type 2 diabetes who are at high risk for cardiovascular disease may increase the risk for adverse kidney events.
Gastric banding and metformin resulted in similar improvements in insulin sensitivity in moderately obese adults with impaired glucose tolerance or mild T2D over a 2-year period.
Researchers found that higher levels of fatty acid biomarkers 15:0, 17:0, and trans-16:1n7 were inversely associated with risk for T2D.
Fasting plasma glucose, BMI elevated 10 years before diagnosis of prediabetes, diabetes.
The effect of high-intensity interval training with a bout of moderate-intensity continuous training on glucose levels was examined in T1D.
Investigators examine the effect of a low-fat, plant-based diet on insulin resistance and body composition.
For this analysis, the authors used follow-up data from all 7020 patients included in the EMPA-REG OUTCOME trial to estimate the effect of empagliflozin on all-cause mortality vs placebo over the duration of a patient's lifetime.
Recommendations for the management of type 2 diabetes have been updated, according to a consensus report by the American Diabetes Association and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes.
The risk for late-onset epilepsy was lower in patients with higher physical activity levels and moderate alcohol intake.
Day-and-night hybrid closed-loop insulin delivery improves glucose control compared with sensor-augmented pump therapy.
Approximately 28% of stroke patients have diabetes, and the presence of diabetes can increase the risk for poor stroke outcome.
Continuous positive airway pressure for obstructive sleep apnea in patients with type 2 diabetes offered no improvement in visual acuity compared with usual care alone.