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Many women with gestational diabetes do not receive type 2 diabetes screening after birth

MANY WOMEN WITH GESTATIONAL DIABETES DO NOT RECEIVE TYPE 2 DIABETES SCREENING AFTER BIRTH

Women in the United Kingdom who had gestational diabetes were not often screened for type 2 diabetes in accordance with national guidelines,...

This Underrated Grain May Help Manage Blood Sugar & Prevent Diabetes

THIS UNDERRATED GRAIN MAY HELP MANAGE BLOOD SUGAR & PREVENT DIABETES

Not all grains are created equal.

 
 
 

CHANGES IN MIR 21 AND 23B EXPRESSION IN POSTNATAL HYPERTROPHIC HEART DERIVED FROM GESTATIONAL DIABETES PRECEDE DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY

Abstract Gestational diabetes mellitus increases the risk of fetal congenital ventricular hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. We explored...

Connectivity, digital tools becoming the ‘sixth vital sign' in health care

CONNECTIVITY, DIGITAL TOOLS BECOMING THE ‘SIXTH VITAL SIGN' IN HEALTH CARE

Determining someone's digital health connectivity may be just as important as measuring their blood pressure, pulse or body temperature. In...

 
 
 
Stay in Shape: 10 Perfect Paleo Casserole Recipes

STAY IN SHAPE: 10 PERFECT PALEO CASSEROLE RECIPES

Have you heard about the new paleo diet craze? In a world all too full of obesity, heart disease, and diabetes, the paleo diet is a...

Percutaneous ethanol injection safe, effective for benign, cystic thyroid nodules

PERCUTANEOUS ETHANOL INJECTION SAFE, EFFECTIVE FOR BENIGN, CYSTIC THYROID NODULES

Percutaneous ethanol injection should be considered an effective and safe strategy for patients with recurrent symptomatic cystic or...

 
 
 
Spinal Cord Stimulation OK'd for Diabetic Nerve Pain

SPINAL CORD STIMULATION OK'D FOR DIABETIC NERVE PAIN

The FDA approved the first spinal cord stimulation device for painful diabetic neuropathy , Nevro Corp announced on Monday. The device,...

‘Just a Friend' rapper Biz Markie dead at 57

‘JUST A FRIEND' RAPPER BIZ MARKIE DEAD AT 57

Biz Markie, the rapper best known for his 1989 hit "Just a Friend" died Friday evening after a battle with diabetes complications.

 
 
 

'JUST A FRIEND' RAPPER BIZ MARKIE DEAD AT 57

Rapper Biz Markie - most famous for his hit song "Just a Friend" - has died after a series of complications from diabetes that he's...

Nearly 40% of all COVID-19 deaths in the US were among people with diabetes, expert suggests

NEARLY 40% OF ALL COVID-19 DEATHS IN THE US WERE AMONG PEOPLE WITH DIABETES, EXPERT SUGGESTS

About 40 percent of COVID-19 deaths of the U.S. were among diabetics, according to the ADA. The 'sobering' statistic shows that diabetics...

 
 
 
Comorbidities, mental health issues worsen quality of life in pediatric type 1 diabetes

COMORBIDITIES, MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES WORSEN QUALITY OF LIFE IN PEDIATRIC TYPE 1 DIABETES

Children and teens with type 1 diabetes and two or more comorbidities or a mental health condition have a worse health-related quality...

Fewer US adults with diabetes achieving glycemic, BP targets since 2010

FEWER US ADULTS WITH DIABETES ACHIEVING GLYCEMIC, BP TARGETS SINCE 2010

The percentage of U.S. adults with diabetes meeting glycemic and blood pressure control targets declined from 2010 to 2018 after steadily...

 
 
 
Walmart's Low-Price Insulin Is a Band-Aid on a Broken System

WALMART'S LOW-PRICE INSULIN IS A BAND-AID ON A BROKEN SYSTEM

Walmart just announced a new low-priced insulin for patients with diabetes. Is this good news? Yes, for some patients. Walmart already...

Bayer kidney disease drug gets FDA nod, pitting it against AstraZeneca, J&J meds

BAYER KIDNEY DISEASE DRUG GETS FDA NOD, PITTING IT AGAINST ASTRAZENECA, J&J MEDS

The FDA has approved Bayer's Kerendia to treat chronic kidney disease in patients with type 2 diabetes. The drug is the first in its...

 
 
 
Finerenone OK'd for Slowing Kidney Disease in T2D

FINERENONE OK'D FOR SLOWING KIDNEY DISEASE IN T2D

The FDA approved the anti-mineralocorticoid agent finerenone for slowing the progression of chronic kidney disease in type 2 diabetes...

CMS updates CGM, insulin use criteria for Medicare beneficiaries

CMS UPDATES CGM, INSULIN USE CRITERIA FOR MEDICARE BENEFICIARIES

CMS will now allow Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes to use any insulin along with continuous glucose monitor therapy and eliminate...

 
 
 
The Role of Physical Therapy in Multiple Risk Factor Management Poststroke: A Scoping Review

THE ROLE OF PHYSICAL THERAPY IN MULTIPLE RISK FACTOR MANAGEMENT POSTSTROKE: A SCOPING REVIEW

Background and Purpose: Individuals after stroke often have multiple chronic conditions, such as hypertension, diabetes, dyslipidemia,...

Metformin may reduce basal cell carcinoma risk

METFORMIN MAY REDUCE BASAL CELL CARCINOMA RISK

Metformin, even in low doses, may be associated with a decreased risk for basal cell carcinoma, according to a study. “Metformin is...

 
 
 
Almonds Cut Diabetes and Cholesterol Risk

ALMONDS CUT DIABETES AND CHOLESTEROL RISK

Eating almonds twice a day improves glucose metabolism. Almonds might be a smart choice for a healthy snack, as they provide a dose...

HYPOXIA ADIPOSE STEM CELL-DERIVED EXOSOMES PROMOTE HIGH-QUALITY HEALING OF DIABETIC WOUND INVOLVES ACTIVATION OF PI3K/AKT PATHWAYS

Refractory diabetic wounds can cause persistent inflammation and delayed healing due to hypoxia. Currently, no optimal solution is...