The AACE has produced a position statement addressing population-specific challenges and practical steps for clinicians with regard to diabetes care for African Americans, Latinx/Hispanics, Asian Americans, and Native Americans.
For individuals younger than 65, stroke risk increased for white women and men, black women, but not black men.
Older pubertal age was associated with lower BMD in adolescence and early adulthood, despite some catch-up during puberty.
Clinicians debated whether it would be appropriate to screen for NAFLD in a primary care setting, how to monitor NAFLD, and the recommended interventions for managing NAFLD.
Large study shows particular increase in the 50- to 64-year-old age group from 2000 to 2016.
Patients with T2D and obesity who monitored their blood glucose more frequently had better outcomes after a 12-week intensive weight management program.
Chronic pancreatitis stems from a variety of pathogenic entities that result in chronic inflammation, fibrosis, and irreversible damage to the pancreas.
Based on emerging evidence and expert opinion, a task force put together by the International Society for Clinical Densitometry created position statements on the assessment of BMD in transgender and gender-nonconforming individuals.
Interventions producing sustained weight loss of 25 to 30% of body weight recommended.
Lifestyle management should be priority for prevention of ASCVD, T2DM in patients at metabolic risk.
In women with HIV and diabetes mellitus, CD4+ lymphocytes may contribute to the development of diabetes mellitus.
Investigators analyzed the link among maternal obesity, newborn size, and development of childhood cancer.
Greater variability tied to higher risk, independent of mean levels for BMI, HDL cholesterol in childhood.
Non-oral testosterone may improve sexual function in naturally and surgically postmenopausal women.
However, from 2017 to 2018, increase seen in percentage of births delivered preterm and early term.
Therapeutic weight loss is significantly associated with favorable hemodynamic effects in patients with obesity without a history of heart failure.
Normal weight with central obesity tied to higher risk of cardiovascular disease and cancer mortality.
Benefits on peripheral insulin sensitivity, disposition index for those at-risk or newly-diagnosed with T2DM.
Patients with severe obesity and gastroesophageal reflux disease may not experience long-term symptom relief from gastric bypass.
Progesterone therapy to treat bleeding in early pregnancy may not affect incidence of live births.