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Bariatric Surgery: An Effective Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes

Bariatric Surgery: An Effective Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes

Bariatric surgery appears to induce changes in the gastrointestinal tract and its interactions with the endocrine system in ways that may influence glycemic control.

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Effects of Peer Influence in Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes

Effects of Peer Influence in Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes

Study underscores the need to focus on the peer context to understand the functioning of youths with type 1 diabetes.

Improving Daily Glucose Monitoring in Adolescents With Incentive-Based Approach

Improving Daily Glucose Monitoring in Adolescents With Incentive-Based Approach

Incentive-based approaches developed to improve daily adherence to a single behavioral process, such as blood glucose monitoring in adolescents, may not be as effective as multicomponent interventions that address emotional, social, and family processes of diabetes self-management.

Injected and Oral Medications Equally Safe for Gestational Diabetes

Injected and Oral Medications Equally Safe for Gestational Diabetes

Investigators review the safety and efficacy of non-pharmacologic therapy, oral antidiabetic medications, and insulin in women with gestational diabetes.

HbA1c Predicts Risk for T2D in African American, White Patients

HbA1c Predicts Risk for T2D in African American, White Patients

Investigators believe that type 2 diabetes risk assessment would be optimal with fasting glucose and HbA1c levels.

Utilizing Trend Arrow Data in CGM Systems to Manage Diabetes in Children

Utilizing Trend Arrow Data in CGM Systems to Manage Diabetes in Children

Recommendations for utilizing trend arrow data in a mobile continuous glucose monitoring system were recently issued for pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes.

Effect of Prior Glucose Monitoring on Glycemic Outcomes With a Hybrid Closed-Loop System

Effect of Prior Glucose Monitoring on Glycemic Outcomes With a Hybrid Closed-Loop System

Patients with prior experience using a continuous glucose monitoring system may benefit from the MiniMed 670G HCL system therapy.

Remotely Connected Diabetes System Improves Glycemic Control in Insulin-Treated Diabetes

Remotely Connected Diabetes System Improves Glycemic Control in Insulin-Treated Diabetes

A remotely connected diabetes management system increased patent satisfaction and improved glycemic control in patients with insulin-treated diabetes.

Utilizing Trend Arrow Data in CGM Systems to Manage Diabetes in Adults

Utilizing Trend Arrow Data in CGM Systems to Manage Diabetes in Adults

Interpreting trend arrow data from continuous glucose monitoring may provide additional data to improve glycemic control in adults with diabetes mellitus.

Insulin Associated With BMD Loss at Femoral Neck in Women With T2D

Insulin Associated With BMD Loss at Femoral Neck in Women With T2D

Bone mineral density was evaluated annually of the lumbar spine and femoral neck.

DPP4 Inhibitors Provide Greater Long-Term Glycemic Control Than Sulfonylureas

DPP4 Inhibitors Provide Greater Long-Term Glycemic Control Than Sulfonylureas

Investigators discuss an added benefit of using DPP4 inhibitors would be a lower incidence of hypoglycemia.

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