Statins Up Risk for Diabetes in High-Risk Patients
Data from the DPP Outcomes Study reveal a greater than 25% increase in risk for diabetes in this already vulnerable population.
Diet Rich in Omega-6 Fat May Prevent Diabetes
A large international study found people with highest blood levels of linoleic acid were 35% less likely to develop T2DM than those with the lowest levels.
Low-carbohydrate Diet Controls Glucose Levels in Type 2 Diabetes
The early impact of carbohydrate restriction was clinically significant but not sustained, according to authors of a new meta-analysis.
Type 2 Diabetes Patients Show No Increased CV Risk with Once-Weekly Exenatide
The extended-release GLP-1 agonist was added to usual care in T2DM patients with and without previous cardiac disease.
Lifestyle Intervention Reduces Need for Diabetes Medications
In a new study, an intensive lifestyle intervention did not markedly decrease A1c but had significant impact on need for medication.
Stress Reduction Lowers Glucose Levels in Obese Women
Mindfulness: a potential intervention for T2DM?
Can Weight Loss in Youth Reduce Risk of Type 2 Diabetes?
New research suggests it’s possible to reverse the metabolic impact of childhood obesity and avert T2DM in adulthood.
DPP: Lifestyle Change Reduces Risk of Progression to Diabetes
Weight loss achieved through improved diet and increased physical activity is the key--but how much?
Diabetes News Roundup: New Thoughts on Standard Thinking
Find research on diabetes patients that could shift your thinking on home blood glucose monitoring; metformin efficacy in T1DM; and race and A1c.
Endo News Roundup: Diabetes Prevention and Remission
Three new diabetes-related studies include these highlights: for those at risk of developing diabetes, long-term use of metformin does not worsen cognitive performance; a score from a validated nomogram predicts diabetes remission with ei