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.

Study Underlines Importance of Quality Sleep in Patients with Diabetes

June 08, 2021

An analysis of data from nearly 500k patients suggests patients with diabetes experiencing frequent insomnia were at an 87% increased risk of all-cause mortality compared to those with neither sleep disturbances nor diabetes.

Endocrine Case Report: Vomiting and Drunk

June 07, 2021

Our latest case report from Dr. Brady Pregerson features a man in his 30s presenting to the ED after drinking and admits to forgetting his insulin and poor adherence to other antidiabetes medication. Can you determine the correct diagnosis?

Study Suggests 2 Servings of Fruit Per Day Cuts Odds of Developing Diabetes by 36%

June 06, 2021

An analysis of food frequency questionnaire and biomarker data from more than 7000 adults indicates consumption of 2 or more servings of whole fruit per day was associated with 36% lower odds of developing diabetes in the next half-decade.

Real-Time CGM Use Reduces HbA1c, Outpatient Visits in Patients with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

June 03, 2021

A retrospective look at patients who initated real-time CGM versus noninitiators indicates CGM use resulted in significant reductions in HbA1c and also reduced the number of outpatient and telephone visits among patients with type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes.