Which test is -- and is not -- used to objectively demonstrate gastric emptying in patients with diabetes?
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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.
When to Walk Away From an Insurance Company
You can attempt to renegotiate. Sometimes it works . . . but sometimes it doesn’t.
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.
Interesting Endo: AFib, Bone Health, and Obesity
At-a-Glance: Studies you may find of interest look at AFib in T1DM, new fracture risk data, obesity outcomes, and more.
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.
Diabetes Care: How to Close the Gap Between Where We Are and Where We Could Be
Here: 3 strategies that can help fuel the patient's drive to change.
Telemedicine in Type 2 Diabetes Care: Two Stories of Success
A successful lifestyle intervention for advanced diabetes and improved access to diabetic eye care for rural patients showcase telemedicine at its best.
Interesting T2D: Gaming, Drinking, and Diabetes Outcomes
Slide Show: Highlights of new research on online diabetes games, benefits of alcohol, and predictors of T2DM remission.
Interesting Endo: Fracture Risk, Obesity, and Sleep
A roundup of the latest research on osteoporotic fracture risk, bariatric surgery outcomes, and effects of sleep on BMI.
Stress Reduction Lowers Glucose Levels in Obese Women
Mindfulness: a potential intervention for T2DM?