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Image IQ: A 6-year-old girl with brown patches on her trunk

March 03, 2020

A 6-year-old girl was brought to her pediatrician for vaginal bleeding, breast enlargement, brown patches on her cheeks, back, and trunk. Can you diagnose this patient?

Empagliflozin Reduces Liver Fat in Early Diabetes

February 19, 2020

Researchers writing in Diabetes Care this month report that empagliflozin, a sodium–glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitor (SGLT2), successfully reduced liver fat content in recent-onset and metabolically well-controlled type 2 diabetes (T2D).

No Pass for Red Meat Report

January 28, 2020

Leading experts on nutrition and diabetes are recommending that patients still continue to follow current nutritional recommendations by the American Diabetes Association and other healthcare and governmental organizations that recommend consuming a diet rich in fruits and vegetables, while limiting red and processed meats.

First Treatment for Thyroid Eye Disease Approved by FDA

January 22, 2020

The FDA announced yesterday that it has approved the first treatment for thyroid eye disease:  teprotumumab-trbw (Tepezza, Horizon Therapeutics).