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Diabetics need careful management of cardiovascular disease and risk, groups says

Diabetics need careful management of cardiovascular disease and risk, groups says APRIL 05, 2018 – Reuters Health News – The American Diabetes Association (ADA) Standards of Medical Care and Diabetes 2018 offers a range of recommendations for cardiovascular disease and risk management in nonpregnant adults with diabetes. ADA recommends that cardiovascular risk factors be assessed […]

VI CURSO INTERNACIONAL DE POST GRADUADOS EN DIABETES

VI Curso Internacional de Post Graduados en Diabetes LA SOCIEDAD BOLIVIANA DE ENDOCRINOLOGÍA, METABOLISMO Y NUTRICIÓN Y LA ASOCIACIÓN LATINOAMERICANA DE DIABETES (ALAD) les invitan a participar en el VI Curso Internacional de Post-graduados en Diabetes que se celebrará en Bolivia del 12 al 14 de Mayo del 2018. Se adjunta el cartel y el […]

PARTICIPACIÓN DE ALAD EN EL XXX CONGRESO NACIONAL DE LA FMD

Participación de ALAD en el XXX Congreso Nacional de la Federación Mexicana de Diabetes La Asociación Latinoamericana de Diabetes promocionó el “informe preliminar de las Guías ALAD basadas en evidencias para el tratamiento de la Neuropatia diabetica periférica 2018” durante el XXX Congreso Nacional de la Federación Mexicana de Diabetes en la Ciudad de México.

Surgical Treatment Better Than Medical Therapy in Severely Obese Adolescents With T2D

Surgical Treatment Better Than Medical Therapy in Severely Obese Adolescents With T2D March 21, 2018 – HealthDay News – Surgical treatment of severe obesity in adolescents with type 2 diabetes is associated with better glycemic control and weight reduction than medical therapy, according to a study published online in JAMA Pediatrics. Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD, from […]

Type 2 Diabetes Associated With Increased Fracture Risk in Postmenopausal Women

Type 2 Diabetes Associated With Increased Fracture Risk in Postmenopausal Women March 21, 2018 – Brandon May – Type 2 diabetes may be associated with an increased risk for a major osteoporotic fracture (MOF) in postmenopausal women, according to study findings published in Endocrine. A total of 6285 predominantly postmenopausal women referred to an osteoporosis clinic who […]

Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery Offers Best Outcomes for Pregnant Women With T1D

Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery Offers Best Outcomes for Pregnant Women With T1D March 22, 2018 – HealthDay News – For pregnant women with type 1 diabetes, a closed-loop system is associated with comparable glucose control and significantly less hypoglycemia than sensor-augmented pump (SAP) therapy, according to a study published online in Diabetes Care. Zoe A. Stewart, from the […]

Belly fat promotes diabetes under orders from liver

Belly fat promotes diabetes under orders from liver In obese mice, a liver enzyme inflames fat, increasing insulin resistance Date: March 21, 2018 Source: Columbia University Medical Center Summary: Researchers found that obesity increases the liver’s production of an enzyme that triggers inflammation in belly fat. Targeting the enzyme in the liver could present a […]

The American Diabetes Association urges Americans to learn their diabetes risk and take a minute for their loved ones on March 27

The American Diabetes Association urges Americans to learn their diabetes risk and take a minute for their loved ones on March 27 MARCH 21, 2018 – American Diabetes Association Press Releases – Arlington, Virginia Alert Day® Aims to Increase Awareness about the Importance of Early Type 2 Diabetes Detection ARLINGTON, Va. (March 20, 2018) – On Tuesday, March […]

Nutrient-deficient diet a key type 2 diabetes contributor for South Asians living in US

Nutrient-deficient diet a key type 2 diabetes contributor for South Asians living in US MARCH 22, 2018 – UT Southwestern Medical Center – Less nutritious dietary choices made by South Asians living in developed countries like the US are a key contributor to the group’s rising rate of type 2 diabetes, UT Southwestern researchers report. More […]

Case for Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes

Case for Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes March 13, 2018 – Tori Rodriguez, MA, LPC – Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) is well established in the management of type 1 diabetes (T1D), with studies showing improved glycemic control with the use of CGM in both children and adults with T1D.1 A growing body of research […]