Type 1 Diabetes Archive

Reversing Type 1 Diabetes May Be Possible With Tuberculosis Vaccine

Reversing Type 1 Diabetes May Be Possible With Tuberculosis Vaccine

Data from a phase 1 study was presented at the 2017 ADA Scientific Sessions.

Prevalence of Celiac Disease Varies in Type 1 Diabetes

Prevalence of Celiac Disease Varies in Type 1 Diabetes

Over 3% of study participants with type 1 diabetes also had biopsy-confirmed celiac disease.

Eye Care in T1D: Guiding Retinopathy Screening Using HbA1c

Eye Care in T1D: Guiding Retinopathy Screening Using HbA1c

New recommendations suggest that frequency of diabetic retinopathy screening should be guided by patients' HbA1c levels.

CVD Risk Management in Type 1 Diabetes Improved With Metformin

CVD Risk Management in Type 1 Diabetes Improved With Metformin

Although metformin did not improve glycemic control in patients with type 1 diabetes, the treatment did improve cardiovascular disease risk management.

Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Pregnancy May Lead to Fetal Death

Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Pregnancy May Lead to Fetal Death

Diabetic ketoacidosis led to fatal demise, preterm birth, and neonatal intensive care unit admissions.

Hypoglycemia Effectivey Managed With New Nasal Glucagon Device

Hypoglycemia Effectivey Managed With New Nasal Glucagon Device

Hypoglycemic episodes, moderate or severe, can effectively and efficiently be managed by nasal glucagon in adult patients with type 1 diabetes.

Mental Health Screenings in Pediatric Patients With Type 1 Diabetes

Mental Health Screenings in Pediatric Patients With Type 1 Diabetes

Mental health and behavioral screenings should be routine part of care for pediatric patients with diabetes

New Point-of-Care C Peptide Test Shows Promise

New Point-of-Care C Peptide Test Shows Promise

A new point-of-care C peptide test may increase ease and access to testing for patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

What Factors Increase Quality of Life in Teens With T1D?

What Factors Increase Quality of Life in Teens With T1D?

In all groups of participants, a lower HbA1c was associated with a better health-related quality of life in type 1 diabetes.

Reduced Awareness of Hypoglycemia in T1D With High-Intensity Interval Training

Reduced Awareness of Hypoglycemia in T1D With High-Intensity Interval Training

A single session of HIIT can "rapidly reduce" awareness of hypoglycemia in patients with type 1 diabetes.

American Diabetes Association 2017: Preview

American Diabetes Association 2017: Preview

First look at research to be presented at ADA 2017.

Fast-Acting Insulin Aspart for Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes

Fast-Acting Insulin Aspart for Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes

Both mealtime and postmeal faster insulin aspart are noninferior to mealtime conventional insulin aspart, regarding HbA1c change from baseline.

Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Should Be Individualized Based on Eye Health, Glycated Hemoglobin

Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Should Be Individualized Based on Eye Health, Glycated Hemoglobin

There is a 5% probability of progression from state 1 to state 5 between retinal screenings.

Is Glycemic Variability Linked to Microvascular Complications?

Is Glycemic Variability Linked to Microvascular Complications?

Researchers examined whether within-day glycemic variability plays a role in microvascular complications.

Lowering Systolic BP in Patients With T1D

Lowering Systolic BP in Patients With T1D

Febuxostat was found to have a modest impact in lowering systolic blood pressure among patients with type 1 diabetes.

Higher In-Hospital Mortality Rates in Type 1 vs Type 2 Diabetes With Acute MI

Higher In-Hospital Mortality Rates in Type 1 vs Type 2 Diabetes With Acute MI

Patients with type 1 diabetes had higher mortality rates when admitted for acute myocardial infarction compared with patients with type 2 diabetes.

Can Compression Socks Be Safely Used in Diabetics With Lower Extremity Edema?

Can Compression Socks Be Safely Used in Diabetics With Lower Extremity Edema?

A randomized controlled trial assessed whether mild lower extremity compression can be safely used in patients with diabetes and concurrent lower extremity edema.

Insulin Pump Predictive Management System Decreases Hypoglycemia in Pediatric T1D

Insulin Pump Predictive Management System Decreases Hypoglycemia in Pediatric T1D

PLGM tied to smaller number of hypoglycemic events; increase in time spent 140 mg/dL

Inpatient Virtual Glucose Management Service Decreases Hyperglycemia, Hypoglycemia

Inpatient Virtual Glucose Management Service Decreases Hyperglycemia, Hypoglycemia

A study sought to determine if a virtual glucose management service can result in improved inpatient glycemic control.

No Long Term Benefit to Adjuvant Metformin in Type 1 Diabetes

No Long Term Benefit to Adjuvant Metformin in Type 1 Diabetes

Adjuvant metformin produced a small but nonsignificant decrease in body mass index and insulin dose, but by year 10, no beneficial effects were evident.

Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Lacking Among Pediatric Patients

Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Lacking Among Pediatric Patients

Black and Latino youth were less likely to undergo an eye examination for diabetic retinopathy within 6 years of their diagnosis.

Higher Complications, Comorbidities in Youth With Type 2 Versus Type 1 Diabetes

Higher Complications, Comorbidities in Youth With Type 2 Versus Type 1 Diabetes

The prevalence of complications associated with type 1 and type 2 diabetes diagnosed during childhood and adolescence was compared in a multicenter, observational study.

Do Higher Temperatures Increase Diabetes Incidence?

Do Higher Temperatures Increase Diabetes Incidence?

Age-adjusted diabetes incidence increased for every 1 degree celcius temperature increase.

Factors Associated With Lack of Diabetes Disease Awareness Identified

Factors Associated With Lack of Diabetes Disease Awareness Identified

A study found approximately one-third of people with diabetes were undiagnosed or unaware of the diagnosis.

Update: ADA Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes Emphasize Metformin Therapy

Update: ADA Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes Emphasize Metformin Therapy

An update to the ADA's 2017 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes indicates that, barring contraindication, patients with type 2 diabetes should undergo metformin therapy as first-line treatment.

Insulin Therapy in Pregnant Women With Preexisting Diabetes

Insulin Therapy in Pregnant Women With Preexisting Diabetes

Insulin types and regimens should be determined on an individual basis since there is insufficient data to support one treatment over another.

Complication Rates In Adolescents With Type 1 vs Type 2 Diabetes

Complication Rates In Adolescents With Type 1 vs Type 2 Diabetes

Investigators found early signs of kidney disease, retinopathy, arterial stiffness, and hypertension in adolescents with either type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

Cumulative Excess BMI in Autoantibody-Positive Type 1 Diabetes

Cumulative Excess BMI in Autoantibody-Positive Type 1 Diabetes

Children younger than 12 were at an elevated risk of type 1 diabetes.

NIH Announces Major Artificial Pancreas Clinical Trials

NIH Announces Major Artificial Pancreas Clinical Trials

The studies will assess the safety, efficacy, and user-friendliness among other aspects, of multiple artificial pancreas devices.

Nutrition and Insulin Management Guidelines for Exercise in Type 1 Diabetes

Nutrition and Insulin Management Guidelines for Exercise in Type 1 Diabetes

Exercise management for patients with type 1 diabetes should be individualized, depending on insulin concentrations and exercise type/intensity.

Continuous Glucose Monitoring Improves HbA1c in T1D

Continuous Glucose Monitoring Improves HbA1c in T1D

Patients with type 1 diabetes who used multiple insulin injections daily experienced reductions in HbA1c with continuous glucose monitoring.

Islet Autoimmunity Risk Not Affected by Infant Formula Type

Islet Autoimmunity Risk Not Affected by Infant Formula Type

The use of hydrolyzed vs nonhydrolyzed cow's milk-based infant formula does not appear to reduce risk for islet autoimmunity.

Type 1 Diabetes Associated With Gut Inflammation

Type 1 Diabetes Associated With Gut Inflammation

People with type 1 diabetes have specific changes in gut bacteria and inflammation of the digestive tract compared with people without the disease.

Type 1 Diabetes Associated With Enterovirus in Children

Type 1 Diabetes Associated With Enterovirus in Children

A recent study confirms that frequent enterovirus infection may contribute to the development of type 1 diabetes in children.

FDA Expands Indication for Dexcom G5 Continuous Glucose Monitoring System

FDA Expands Indication for Dexcom G5 Continuous Glucose Monitoring System

The FDA's expanded indication for the Dexcom G5 Continuous Glucose Monitoring System allows for replacement of fingerstick glucose testing.

Risk for Stroke Increased in Type 1 Diabetes

Risk for Stroke Increased in Type 1 Diabetes

The risks of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke are increased with type 1 diabetes, with incrementally increasing risks with increasing HbA1c.

Centrally-Acting Opioid Linked to Case of Rebound Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes

Centrally-Acting Opioid Linked to Case of Rebound Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes

The patient became severely hypoglycemic within 10 to 12 hours after taking the pain drug.

Standardized Insulin Sliding Scale Order Sheet Cuts Medication Errors

Standardized Insulin Sliding Scale Order Sheet Cuts Medication Errors

A standardized sliding scale insulin (SSI) order sheet can reduce the incidence of SSI-related medication errors.

Incidence of Hospitalization for Hypoglycemia Decreased in Type 1 Diabetes

Incidence of Hospitalization for Hypoglycemia Decreased in Type 1 Diabetes

For patients with type 1 diabetes, the incidence of hospitalization for hypoglycemia decreased over time in Denmark, with an 8.4% annual decrease.

Adverse Renal Outcomes Reduced With Lower BP in Type 1 Diabetes

Adverse Renal Outcomes Reduced With Lower BP in Type 1 Diabetes

For patients with type 1 diabetes, blood pressure (BP) of <120/70 mm Hg is associated with a substantially reduced risk of adverse renal outcomes.

Gastric Emptying in Type 1 Diabetes Unaffected by Liraglutide

Gastric Emptying in Type 1 Diabetes Unaffected by Liraglutide

For individuals with type 1 diabetes, liraglutide therapy does not affect the rate of gastric emptying during hypoglycemia.

Development of Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Arsenic Metabolism

Development of Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Arsenic Metabolism

Arsenic metabolism seems to be associated with type 1 diabetes in young people, with a potential interaction by folate levels.

In Type 1 Diabetes, Cumulative Incidence of ESRD is Low

In Type 1 Diabetes, Cumulative Incidence of ESRD is Low

Patients with type 1 diabetes diagnosed at age 15 to 27 years have low cumulative incidence of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and increased mortality during long-term follow-up.

PCSK9, LDL Cholesterol Link Dependent on Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes

PCSK9, LDL Cholesterol Link Dependent on Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes

For patients with type 1 diabetes, the correlation between PCSK9 and LDL cholesterol is only seen in the highest tertile for HbA1c.

Low-Carb Diet Decreased Effect of Glucagon in Hypoglycemia

Low-Carb Diet Decreased Effect of Glucagon in Hypoglycemia

Low-carbohydrate diet results in lower incremental rises in plasma glucose after mild hypoglycemia.

Type 1 Diabetes Risk in Children Not Increased With Phototherapy

Type 1 Diabetes Risk in Children Not Increased With Phototherapy

Neonatal phototherapy is not associated with type 1 diabetes, according to a study published in Pediatrics.

Treated Diabetic Retinopathy Rare in Children With Type 1 Diabetes

Treated Diabetic Retinopathy Rare in Children With Type 1 Diabetes

Treated diabetic retinopathy is extremely rare among children with type 1 diabetes, according to research published in Diabetes Care.

Total, CVD Mortality Increased in Young Adults With Type 1 Diabetes

Total, CVD Mortality Increased in Young Adults With Type 1 Diabetes

Young adults with long-standing, childhood-onset type 1 diabetes have increased total and cardiovascular disease mortality.

FDA Green-lights First 'Artificial Pancreas' for Type 1 Diabetes

FDA Green-lights First 'Artificial Pancreas' for Type 1 Diabetes

Approval was based on a clinical trial that included 123 people with type 1 diabetes who used the MiniMed 670G hybrid closed-loop system for 3 months, after a 2-week period of no use.

Linear Decline in Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate in Type 1 Diabetes

Linear Decline in Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate in Type 1 Diabetes

A wide range in the rate of eGFR decline was observed per year.

Preeclampsia Risk in Pregnancy With Type 1 Diabetes

Preeclampsia Risk in Pregnancy With Type 1 Diabetes

Researchers assessed whether elevated FABP4 in early pregnancy could predict preeclampsia.

Metformin May Be Cardioprotective in Type 1 Diabetes

Metformin May Be Cardioprotective in Type 1 Diabetes

Metformin may help preserve cardiovascular health in patients with type 1 diabetes, according to a study published in Cardiovascular Diabetology.

More Autoantibodies Seen in Type 1 Diabetes vs Type 2 Diabetes

More Autoantibodies Seen in Type 1 Diabetes vs Type 2 Diabetes

Patients with type 1 diabetes have more diabetes-associated autoantibodies and non-diabetes-associated autoantibodies than patients with type 2 diabetes.

Among Type 1 Diabetes Patients, More Former Smokers in United States vs Europe

Among Type 1 Diabetes Patients, More Former Smokers in United States vs Europe

Smokers with type 1 diabetes have higher glycated hemoglobin and an unfavorable lipid profile.

Mouse Study Links Repeated Antibiotic Exposure to Type 1 Diabetes

Mouse Study Links Repeated Antibiotic Exposure to Type 1 Diabetes

Experimental study suggests repeated antibiotic exposure is associated with the development of type 1 diabetes.

Overnight Glucose Better With Closed-Loop System in Pregnant Women With Type 1 Diabetes

Overnight Glucose Better With Closed-Loop System in Pregnant Women With Type 1 Diabetes

For pregnant women with type 1 diabetes, closed-loop therapy is associated with a greater percentage of time that overnight glucose levels are in the target range.

Patient Preferences, Goals Help Guide Use of SGLT2 Inhibitors

Patient Preferences, Goals Help Guide Use of SGLT2 Inhibitors

Clinicians should consider a number of factors when weighing the risks and benefits of using SGLT2 inhibitors in patients with diabetes.

Adding Liraglutide to Capped Insulin Reduced HbA1c

Adding Liraglutide to Capped Insulin Reduced HbA1c

Liraglutide added to capped insulin is associated with reductions in glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c), body weight, and insulin requirements.

Glucagon May Be Ready for Prime Time

Glucagon May Be Ready for Prime Time

Glucagon should be recognized as a lifesaver for hypoglycemia and a major treatment for diabetes.

Three-Drug Combination Improved Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes

Three-Drug Combination Improved Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes

Patients with type 1 diabetes assigned to a 3-drug combination — dapagliflozin, liraglutide, and insulin — had superior blood glucose control compared with patients assigned to dapagliflozin monotherapy.

In Type 1 Diabetes, High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein Predicts Response to Depression Treatment

In Type 1 Diabetes, High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein Predicts Response to Depression Treatment

Higher baseline high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) is associated with less treatment-linked improvement in depression in patients with type 1 diabetes.

C-Peptide Responses to Mixed-Meal Tolerance Tests Are Reliable Surrogates of Insulin Secretion

C-Peptide Responses to Mixed-Meal Tolerance Tests Are Reliable Surrogates of Insulin Secretion

C-peptide responses to mixed-meal tolerance tests are reliable surrogates of insulin secretion, according to a study published in Diabetes Care.

Severe Hypoglycemia Associated With Mortality and CVD Events in Type 1 Diabetes

Severe Hypoglycemia Associated With Mortality and CVD Events in Type 1 Diabetes

Prior severe hypoglycemic events within 1 year was associated with increased risk of all-cause mortality and cardiovascular disease.

Proinsulin-to-C-Peptide Ratio Associated With Progression to Type 1 Diabetes

Proinsulin-to-C-Peptide Ratio Associated With Progression to Type 1 Diabetes

An elevated PI:C ratio was linked to progression to type 1 diabetes, especially among children younger than 10 years of age.

CV Autonomic Neuropathy May Predict Sexual Dysfunction, Incontinence in Diabetes

CV Autonomic Neuropathy May Predict Sexual Dysfunction, Incontinence in Diabetes

Among women with type 1 diabetes there are increased odds of female sexual dysfunction and urinary incontinence associated with specific measures of cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy.

Mortality Rate Higher With Recurrent Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Young, Disadvantaged Patients

Mortality Rate Higher With Recurrent Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Young, Disadvantaged Patients

Young patients with very high HbA1c levels with recurrent diabetic ketoacidosis had a higher risk of mortality.

Can Diabetes Classification Be Fine-Tuned?

Can Diabetes Classification Be Fine-Tuned?

Researchers were able to identify 5 subgroups of diabetes that will help better guide treatment.

Novel Program May Help Prevent DKA Hospitalizations in Youth with Type 1 Diabetes

Novel Program May Help Prevent DKA Hospitalizations in Youth with Type 1 Diabetes

A program focused on behavior reduced costs and improved glycemic control in children with repeat hospitalizations for diabetic ketoacidosis.

Gluten-Free Diet May Mitigate Negative Effect of Celiac Disease on Cholesterol in Type 1 Diabetes

Gluten-Free Diet May Mitigate Negative Effect of Celiac Disease on Cholesterol in Type 1 Diabetes

For children with type 1 diabetes, the negative influence of celiac disease on HDL cholesterol can be improved by adherence to a gluten-free diet.

Number of Daily Steps Related to CV Health in Children With Type 1 Diabetes

Number of Daily Steps Related to CV Health in Children With Type 1 Diabetes

An increase of 1000 steps per day was linked to a decrease in mean/maximum aortic intima-media thickness.

Children Have Increased Risk of Type 1 Diabetes After Autoantibody Reversion

Children Have Increased Risk of Type 1 Diabetes After Autoantibody Reversion

Risk of type 1 diabetes is elevated among children who reverted from single autoantibody to autoantibody negative.

T Cell Mitochondrial Dysfunction Linked to Human Type 1 Diabetes

T Cell Mitochondrial Dysfunction Linked to Human Type 1 Diabetes

T cell mitochondrial dysfunction in patients with type 1 diabetes may lead to abnormal T cell regulation.

Cumulative Life Stress Linked to Islet Autoimmunity in At-Risk Children

Cumulative Life Stress Linked to Islet Autoimmunity in At-Risk Children

Cumulative life stress was a risk factor for developing islet autoimmunity in children with high type 1 diabetes risk.

Interventions After Major Life Events May Improve Outcomes in Youths With Type 1 Diabetes

Interventions After Major Life Events May Improve Outcomes in Youths With Type 1 Diabetes

Screening for major life events in teens with diabetes who are risk for poor outcomes may improve outcomes.

At-Home Use of Bionic Pancreas Reduced Blood Glucose, Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes

At-Home Use of Bionic Pancreas Reduced Blood Glucose, Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes

Mean blood glucose and time experiencing hypoglycemia significantly decreased with bionic pancreas use.

Mixed Results Found for Use of Trained Dogs to Detect Hypoglycemia

Mixed Results Found for Use of Trained Dogs to Detect Hypoglycemia

Patients were highly confident in their dogs' ability, but data demonstrated poor predictive value vs CGM.

Adding Dapagliflozin to Liraglutide, Insulin Beneficial in Type 1 Diabetes

Adding Dapagliflozin to Liraglutide, Insulin Beneficial in Type 1 Diabetes

Patients with type 1 diabetes experienced HbA1c reductions after adding dapagliflozin to liraglutide and insulin.

Early Loss of Islet Sympathetic Nerves Seen in Type 1 Diabetes

Early Loss of Islet Sympathetic Nerves Seen in Type 1 Diabetes

Early, marked, and sustained loss of islet sympathetic nerves was seen in type 1 but not type 2 diabetes.

Children With Type 1 Diabetes Frequently Experience Nocturnal Hypoglycemia

Children With Type 1 Diabetes Frequently Experience Nocturnal Hypoglycemia

Low bedtime glucose and daytime physical activity increase the risk for nocturnal hypoglycemia.

Artificial Pancreas Protocol Considered Safe, Feasible for Young Children With Type 1 Diabetes

Artificial Pancreas Protocol Considered Safe, Feasible for Young Children With Type 1 Diabetes

Artificial pancreas was linked to 3-fold reduction of time-in-hypoglycemia for 5- to 9-year-olds.

Type 1 Diabetes 'Boom': A Case of Reduced Natural Selection?

Type 1 Diabetes 'Boom': A Case of Reduced Natural Selection?

The increasing global prevalence of type 1 diabetes appears to be directly linked to advances in medical care.

Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes-Related Mortality Decreased From 2000 to 2011

Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes-Related Mortality Decreased From 2000 to 2011

All-cause, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes age-standardized mortality rates have decreased from 2000 to 2011.

Viral Infections in Infants Increase Risk of Developing Type 1 Diabetes

Viral Infections in Infants Increase Risk of Developing Type 1 Diabetes

Infants who experience a respiratory or viral infection during the first 6 months of life have an increased risk of developing type 1 diabetes.

Cardiovascular Risk Decreased With Lipid Treatment in Type 1 Diabetes

Cardiovascular Risk Decreased With Lipid Treatment in Type 1 Diabetes

Treatment is important for primary prevention even without history of cardiovascular disease, researchers said.

Digital Assistant to Artificial Pancreas Improved Glucose Control in Type 1 Diabetes

Digital Assistant to Artificial Pancreas Improved Glucose Control in Type 1 Diabetes

Overnight-only and 24/7 closed-loop control reduced hypoglycemia and increased time in range.

Mixed-Meal Tolerance Tests Vary for C-Peptide Response in Type 1 Diabetes

Mixed-Meal Tolerance Tests Vary for C-Peptide Response in Type 1 Diabetes

Researchers found variation in the percent of the total 4-hour C-peptide area under the curve captured in the first 2 hours.

Adding Liraglutide to Insulin Over 12 Weeks Reduced Weekly Glucose Levels

Adding Liraglutide to Insulin Over 12 Weeks Reduced Weekly Glucose Levels

The addition of 1.2 and 1.8 mg liraglutide was associated with modest reductions of weekly mean glucose levels.

Higher Weight at 12 Months of Age Increases Risk of Islet Autoimmunity

Higher Weight at 12 Months of Age Increases Risk of Islet Autoimmunity

The development of islet autoimmunity was associated with weight z-scores at 12 months of age.

Overnight Insulin Requirements More Variable in Type 1 Diabetes

Overnight Insulin Requirements More Variable in Type 1 Diabetes

Overnight insulin requirements are significantly more variable than daytime or total daily insulin needs.

Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes Have Lower Uric Acid Levels

Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes Have Lower Uric Acid Levels

Unlike in adults, there is no association between uric acid and cardiorenal parameters.

Type 1 Diabetes Tied to Increased Risk for Some Cancers

Type 1 Diabetes Tied to Increased Risk for Some Cancers

Type 1 diabetes was associated with differences in risk for various common cancers, but the relationship was affected by diabetes duration.

Mini-Dose Glucagon May Manage Hypoglycemia for Type 1 Diabetes Patients

Mini-Dose Glucagon May Manage Hypoglycemia for Type 1 Diabetes Patients

Mini-dose glucagon may be an effective treatment option for mild to moderate hypoglycemia in adults with type 1 diabetes.

Intensive Therapy for Type 1 Diabetes Cut Long-Term Cardiovascular Disease Incidence

Intensive Therapy for Type 1 Diabetes Cut Long-Term Cardiovascular Disease Incidence

Patients with type 1 diabetes in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial experienced beneficial cardiovascular outcomes after 30 years follow-up.

Long-Acting C-Peptide Improved Vibration Perception Threshold in Diabetic Neuropathy

Long-Acting C-Peptide Improved Vibration Perception Threshold in Diabetic Neuropathy

While there was no overall improvement, treatment with long-acting C-peptide improved vibration perception threshold.

Fat, Carbohydrate Quality May Affect Postprandial Glucose in Type 1 Diabetes

Fat, Carbohydrate Quality May Affect Postprandial Glucose in Type 1 Diabetes

For patients with type 1 diabetes, fat quality influences postprandial blood glucose response in the context of meals with high glycemic index.

Animal Studies Suggest Novel Approach to Treating Type 1 Diabetes

Animal Studies Suggest Novel Approach to Treating Type 1 Diabetes

Studies assess ways to overcome challenge of foreign body response with alginate derivative

FDA Approves Humulin R U-500 KwikPen for Insulin Injection

FDA Approves Humulin R U-500 KwikPen for Insulin Injection

The FDA has approved Humulin R U-500 KwikPen, which is 5 times more concentrated than standard insulin injections.

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Offers No Added Benefit for Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Offers No Added Benefit for Diabetic Foot Ulcers

For patients with diabetes and chronic diabetic foot ulcers, hyperbaric oxygen therapy does not reduce indications for amputation.

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