Diabetes

Publisher's Platform: My 5 minutes with FDA

5 hours ago   |   Food Safety

Its a long flight from the “other Washington” for my 5 minutes of testimony before the Reagan-Udall Foundation for the FDA's Independent Expert Panel yesterday, but here it...
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ILM peeling not always necessary in diabetic vitrectomy

ILM peeling not always necessary in diabetic vitrectomy

8 hours ago   |   Healio

CHICAGO - Peeling the internal limiting membrane may not always be necessary in diabetic vitrectomy, according to an expert at Retina Subspecialty Day at the American Academy...
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Strong Link Found Between Enterovirus and Type 1 Diabetes

9 hours ago   |   Medscape

Relationship is particularly high within 1 month of type 1 diabetes onset, suggesting potential preventive role for vaccination or antivirals. Medscape Medical News
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Improve Diagnosis of Type of Heart Failure Common in Diabetes

11 hours ago   |   Medscape

Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction is common in people with type 2 diabetes but is often hard to recognize. Treatments newly proven to be effective make diagnosis...
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Age at Diabetes Onset Matters for Death, Comorbidity Risks

Age at Diabetes Onset Matters for Death, Comorbidity Risks

11 hours ago   |   MedPageToday

Age at diabetes diagnosis was predictive of morbidity and mortality in older adults, according to data from a population-based, biennial longitudinal health interview...
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Real-world data show weekly semaglutide effective for weight loss at 3, 6 months

Real-world data show weekly semaglutide effective for weight loss at 3, 6 months

13 hours ago   |   Healio

In real-world data from adults with overweight or obesity, weekly semaglutide therapy of 1.7 mg or 2.4 mg was effective at 3 and 6 months for weight loss amounts similar to...
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Coalition offers tools, proposals for mitigating health care's carbon footprint

Coalition offers tools, proposals for mitigating health care's carbon footprint

14 hours ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

A U.K. coalition of health care companies and agencies is working to reduce the environmental impact of health care, including diabetes management, according to a speaker at...
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Man cleared of dangerous driving charges

16 hours ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald   |   2 articles

Diabetic truck driver Brendon Paul Lidgard has been cleared of dangerous driving causing the death of an eight-year-old girl at Menangle in 2020.
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Diabetic truck driver cleared of dangerous driving causing girl's death

17 hours ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald   |   2 articles

Brendon Paul Lidgard faced a judge-alone trial in the NSW District Court which heard he had suffered a hypoglycaemic episode before the fatal crash at Menangle.
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Reducing Waste, Going Green With Diabetes Technology

1 day ago   |   Medscape

What are the initiatives to decrease waste from diabetes technology? Lutz Heinemann, PhD, discusses steps to move toward green diabetes. Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology
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Logistics of Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapies in PICU

Objectives: To describe practical considerations and approaches to best practices for end-of-life care for critically ill children and families in the PICU. Data... Read more ...

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Discharge Directly Home From the PICU: A Retrospective Cohort Study

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