Diabetic Nephropathy

Diabetic Nephropathy May Benefit From Antioxidants

Diabetic Nephropathy May Benefit From Antioxidants

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Antioxidants significantly reduced albuminuria vs control.

Increase in DPP-4i, Sulfonylurea Use in Diabetic Nephropathy

Increase in DPP-4i, Sulfonylurea Use in Diabetic Nephropathy

Researchers examined prescription patterns for 6 classes of medications used among patients with diabetic nephropathy.

HDL Cholesterol, Triglycerides Associated With Diabetic Kidney Disease Risk

HDL Cholesterol, Triglycerides Associated With Diabetic Kidney Disease Risk

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Levels of triglycerides and HDL cholesterol are independent risk factors for chronic diabetic kidney disease in type 2 diabetes.

Pediatric Diabetes, Diabetic Nephropathy Increased Over 11-Year Period

Pediatric Diabetes, Diabetic Nephropathy Increased Over 11-Year Period

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Diabetes increased from 1.86 cases per 1,000 children to 2.82 per 1,000 over more than a decade.

Mediterranean Diet May Prevent Diabetic Retinopathy

Mediterranean Diet May Prevent Diabetic Retinopathy

No benefit seen with the diet for prevention of diabetic nephropathy.

Diabetic Kidney Disease: Prevention and Novel Therapies

Diabetic Kidney Disease: Prevention and Novel Therapies

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A multidisciplinary team-based approach to diabetes management may help prevent complications like diabetic kidney disease.

Patiromer Lowers Potassium in Diabetes Patients With Hyperkalemia

Patiromer Lowers Potassium in Diabetes Patients With Hyperkalemia

All doses of patiromer significantly reduced potassium levels after a month.

Life Expectancy in Type 1 Diabetes

Life Expectancy in Type 1 Diabetes

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Life expectancy appears to be shorter in type 1 diabetes, but intensive glycemic therapy has been linked to lower mortality rates.

Hypothyroidism Associated With Diabetic Nephropathy

Hypothyroidism Associated With Diabetic Nephropathy

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Researchers find an independent association between subclinical hypothyroidism and diabetic nephropathy in type 2 diabetes.

Insulin Sensitivity Is Renal Health Marker in Teens With Type 2 Diabetes

Insulin Sensitivity Is Renal Health Marker in Teens With Type 2 Diabetes

Measured insulin sensitivity tied to early renal abnormalities in adolescents with type 2 diabetes.

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