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Type 2 Diabetes 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.

Neuroendocrinology Treatment Options for Diabetic Neuropathic Pain

Treatment Options for Diabetic Neuropathic Pain

Painful diabetic neuropathy affects approximately one-quarter of people with diabetes.

Bone Metabolism Update on Vitamin D and Calcium Supplements for Reducing Fracture Risk

Update on Vitamin D and Calcium Supplements for Reducing Fracture Risk

The USPSTF commissioned a systematic evidence review on vitamin D, calcium, and combined supplementation for the primary prevention of fractures in community-dwelling adults.

Diabetes Technology Managing Type 2 Diabetes: The Impact of Secure Patient-Provider Messaging

Managing Type 2 Diabetes: The Impact of Secure Patient-Provider Messaging

Secure messaging presents an opportunity for patients and healthcare providers to collaborate on self-management issues like glycemic control, diet, and exercise.

Androgen and Reproductive Disorders Managing Menopausal Symptoms in Breast Cancer Survivors

Managing Menopausal Symptoms in Breast Cancer Survivors

Lifestyle modification and an individualized treatment approach are effective strategies for managing menopausal symptoms in breast cancer survivors who are largely advised to avoid hormone replacement therapy.

Type 2 Diabetes Addressing Psychological Insulin Resistance in Patients With Diabetes

Addressing Psychological Insulin Resistance in Patients With Diabetes

Learn about strategies to reduce a patient's reluctance to initiate insulin therapy, a phenomenon called psychological insulin resistance.

Type 1 Diabetes Peptide Immunotherapy for Type 1 Diabetes: A Promising New Treatment

Peptide Immunotherapy for Type 1 Diabetes: A Promising New Treatment

Peptide immunotherapy may offer a personalized approach to modulating the immune response in persons with type 1 diabetes.

Pediatric Endocrinology Changes in Metabolic Biomarkers in Children With Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Changes in Metabolic Biomarkers in Children With Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea treatment can impact metabolic alterations in children with obesity and OSA.

Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Cross-Sex Hormone Therapy: What Are the Long-Term Risk Factors?

Cross-Sex Hormone Therapy: What Are the Long-Term Risk Factors?

Primary prevention of cardiovascular disease through risk factor modification, including tobacco cessation, maintenance of a body mass index, and management of abnormal lipid levels, diabetes, and hypertension, is of great importance for the health of transgender individuals.

Thyroid Thyroid Dysfunction Not a Risk Factor for Carotid Plaque Development

Thyroid Dysfunction Not a Risk Factor for Carotid Plaque Development

Subclinical thyroid dysfunction did not influence the cumulative incidence of new carotid plaques in healthy individuals aged 20 or older.

Adrenal Mild Cases of Cushing's Syndrome Present Diagnostic Challenges

Mild Cases of Cushing's Syndrome Present Diagnostic Challenges

As a result of overlapping features with various other conditions, milder cases of Cushing's syndrome present diagnostic challenges and may require careful observation as well as biochemical and imaging tests.

Practice Management Will ACOs Be Effective in Reducing Healthcare Costs?

Will ACOs Be Effective in Reducing Healthcare Costs?

Accountable Care Organizations have potential to improve the quality of and access to care, with continued evaluation and adaptation.

Type 2 Diabetes Managing Osteoporosis With Type 2 Diabetes: An Expert Opinion

Managing Osteoporosis With Type 2 Diabetes: An Expert Opinion

Researchers conducted a systematic review of available literature to create a guide for optimal management of patients with type 2 diabetes and osteoporosis.

Diabetes Management of Hypoglycemia: Insulin Degludec vs Insulin Glargine

Management of Hypoglycemia: Insulin Degludec vs Insulin Glargine

Expert Q&A compares the effects of insulin degludec and insulin glargine U100 in patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

Type 2 Diabetes Hepatitis C Virus: An Increased Risk For Type 2 Diabetes

Hepatitis C Virus: An Increased Risk For Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes risk appears to be increased in patients with hepatitis C virus and related disorders.

Type 1 Diabetes Case Study: Diabetic Ketoacidosis Concerns in Type 1 Diabetes

Case Study: Diabetic Ketoacidosis Concerns in Type 1 Diabetes

After 3 days without taking insulin, a patient presents to the emergency room with hyperglycemia and concerns of diabetic ketoacidosis.

Bone Metabolism Osteoporosis Treatment Approaches in Women vs Men

Osteoporosis Treatment Approaches in Women vs Men

A review of osteoporosis diagnosis, treatment, and management in both men and women.

Practice Management The Ugly Truth: Persistent Sexism in Medicine

The Ugly Truth: Persistent Sexism in Medicine

Elise Barney, DO, discusses the subtleties of modern sexism in medicine in a candid interview.

Practice Management The Current State of Medical Liability Reform

The Current State of Medical Liability Reform

Current overall costs for medical liability in the United States range from $55.6 to $200 billion annually, which accounts for 2.4% to 10% of all healthcare spending.

Type 1 Diabetes Diabulimia: Comorbid Type 1 Diabetes and Eating Disorders

Diabulimia: Comorbid Type 1 Diabetes and Eating Disorders

Dual diagnosis of an eating disorder with type 1 diabetes -- known as diabulimia -- is a newly-recognized psychiatric illness in this patient population.

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