Pediatrics

 

Rates of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes in Children Increasing Across the US

August 24, 2021

Data from the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study suggests the prevalence of type 1 diabetes among youths have increased by nearly 50% from 2001-2017 and prevalence of type 2 diabetes increased by more than 95% during the same period.

Endocrine Month in Review: July 2021

July 31, 2021

July's month in review features stories related to new diabetes medications, National Kidney Foundation guidance, and FDA news. Check back in during the last weekend of each month for the next Endocrine Month in Review.

Endocrinology Network's Meet the Board: Elaine Apperson, MD

July 12, 2021

To allow our audience to become more acquainted with our advisory board members, Endocrinology Network will be hosting a special content series highlighting our board members, their practices, and why they were invited to help guide coverage moving forward.

Early Life BMI Plays Role in Future Diabetes and CVD Risk, Regardless of Adult BMI

June 22, 2021

Using 24 years of follow-up data from more than 12k adolescents provides insight into the impact of childhood BMI z-scores on risk of adverse health outcomes, including development of diabetes and premature myocardial infarction, in adulthood.