Diabetes

 

The Endocrinology Network® Diabetes clinical resource center offers readers the very latest news and information related to diabetes management. Including content related to type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, and gestational diabetes, the diabetes clinical resource center hosts information on FDA approvals, the latest studies, and practice updates for clinicians practicing in the field of endocrinology.

Challenges to Biosimilar Adoption of Insulin Glargine-yfgn

December 01, 2021

Thomas C. Blevins, MD, ECNU, FACE, FNLA, leads the discussion on potential challenges to the adoption of biosimilars in clinical practice, such as for insulin glargine-yfgn in diabetes management, and discusses the importance of patient and provider education.

Impact of Interchangeable Insulin Biosimilars on Cost of Biologics

December 01, 2021

Thomas C. Blevins, MD, ECNU, FACE, FNLA, and Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, BC-ADM, CDCES, discuss the impact of interchangeable insulin biosimilars on biologic products in the marketplace for diabetes management.

Results of INSTRIDE Studies for Diabetes Management

December 01, 2021

Experts in diabetes management discuss data from key clinical trials—INSTRIDE 1, INSTRIDE 2, and INSTRIDE 3—and evaluate the use of insulin glargine-yfgn as an interchangeable product with biologics.

Transgender Individuals at Increased Risk of Type 2 Diabetes, Not Linked to Hormone Therapy

December 01, 2021

A study from Emory University details the risk of developing type 2 diabetes among transgender individuals compared to their cisgender counterparts and takes a deeper dive into the influence of gender-affirming hormone therapy on this risk

Diabetes Community Celebrates Build Back Better Act, Potential for $35 Insulin Caps

November 24, 2021

Diana Isaacs, PharmD, discusses the Build Back Better Act, the potential impact of a monthly spending cap on insulin, and reflects on the progress that has been made in regard to insulin affordability during the 100-year anniversary of the discovery of insulin.

Self-Isolation During Pandemic Limited Access to Medication, Impacted Glucose Control In Patients with Diabetes

November 22, 2021

An analysis of survey data from patients in multiple countries provides clinicians with an overview of the effects of self-isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic on diabetes management, including access to insulin and blood glucose fluctuations.