Screen Time and Insulin Resistance in Children
The health effects of sedentary behavior, such as screen time, include adiposity & T2DM risk in adults. How does screen time affect children?
Interesting T2DM: Pharmacotherapy & Obesity Outcomes
Our April list includes CV events with DPP-4 or SGLT2 inhibitors vs. insulin, and impact of obesity on nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and thyroid function.
Can Liraglutide Delay Diabetes Onset?
Researchers compared time to onset of diabetes in a group of patients with obesity and pre-diabetes treated with liraglutide or placebo.
Interesting T2DM: Diabetic Retinopathy & Drug News
Our February list includes a newly approved drug combo, the ADA’s position statement on diabetic retinopathy, and lifestyle intervention studies.
Eliminate Pre-Diabetes: Diet Comparison
In a randomized controlled trial, 24 men and women with pre-diabetes were assigned to either a diet high in protein or high in carbohydrate.
Interesting T2DM: Neuropathy Care & Oral Tx Update
Our January list includes new care guidelines for neuropathy, updates to oral medication recommendations, and long-term RYGB outcomes for adolescents.
Beverage Choice: Impact on Prediabetes, Weight
Two studies examined the effects of sugar-sweetened beverages on prediabetes and insulin resistance and of low-calorie beverages on weight loss.
Chocolate and Type 2 Diabetes: a Healthy Habit?
Compounds in cocoa and chocolate have known cardiovascular benefits. Could habitual chocolate intake lower the risk of type 2 diabetes as well?
Bariatric Surgery: Long-Term Weight Loss Durability
Does bariatric surgery result in long-term maintenance of weight loss? Dr. Bobby Lazzara discusses a cohort study with 10-year and 4-year follow-up.
Bariatric Surgery: Effects on CV Health, Diabetes
Researchers investigated the impact of bariatric surgery on cardiovascular health & diabetes, as well as statin therapy & visceral adipose tissue.
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