Type 1 Diabetes Archive

Glycemic Control Improved With Addition of Sotagliflozin to Insulin

Glycemic Control Improved With Addition of Sotagliflozin to Insulin

Study assessed the effects of sotagliflozin vs placebo with respect to glycemic control and the occurrence of severe hypoglycemia and diabetic ketoacidosis among adults with type 1 diabetes.

Adjunctive Dapagliflozin Improves Glycemic Control in T1D

Adjunctive Dapagliflozin Improves Glycemic Control in T1D

Dapagliflozin improves glycemic control in patients with inadequately controlled type 1 diabetes currently taking insulin.

Pancreatic Exocrine Dysfunction Occurs After Islet Autoimmunity in T1D

Pancreatic Exocrine Dysfunction Occurs After Islet Autoimmunity in T1D

A new study suggests that pancreatic exocrine dysfunction develops after initiation of islet cell autoimmunity, suggesting that exocrine dysfunction is related to diabetes disease pathogenesis itself.

Improving Vascular Function in Pediatric T1D With Metformin

Improving Vascular Function in Pediatric T1D With Metformin

Study aimed to determine the effect of metformin on vascular health in children with T1D and above average weight.

Examining the Benefits of Statins, ACE Inhibitors in T1D With Albumin Excretion

Examining the Benefits of Statins, ACE Inhibitors in T1D With Albumin Excretion

Lower incidence of microalbuminuria was noted with the use of ACE inhibitors vs placebo.

Does Serum Vitamin D in Pregnancy Alter T1D Development Risk in Children?

Does Serum Vitamin D in Pregnancy Alter T1D Development Risk in Children?

Study finds for the first time that during pregnancy the associations between serum 25OHD concentration and 2 single nucleotide polymorphisms are stronger in mothers of children with T1D.

Novel Adaptive Artificial Pancreas Improves HbA1c and Reduces Hypoglycemia

Novel Adaptive Artificial Pancreas Improves HbA1c and Reduces Hypoglycemia

Adapting open-loop settings that are used by the artificial pancreas algorithm is easily understandable and transparent to both patients and physicians.

EASD, ADA Recommendations Aimed at Improving Safety, Efficacy of CGM

EASD, ADA Recommendations Aimed at Improving Safety, Efficacy of CGM

With this statement, researchers hope to improve safety and efficacy outcomes, advance technology, and improve patient quality of life and health outcomes.

Reducing HbA1c in T1D and T2D With Flash Glucose Monitoring

Reducing HbA1c in T1D and T2D With Flash Glucose Monitoring

Overall reduction in HbA1c was higher in people with T2D vs those with T1D.

Do Financial Incentives Increase Glucose Monitoring in Teens With T1D?

Do Financial Incentives Increase Glucose Monitoring in Teens With T1D?

Daily financial incentives improved glucose monitoring, but not glycemic control.

Trick or Treat: Tips for Diabetes Management on Halloween

Trick or Treat: Tips for Diabetes Management on Halloween

With a little communication, children with diabetes can still enjoy Halloween festivities.

Examining Melancholia and Atypical Depression in T1D and T2D

Examining Melancholia and Atypical Depression in T1D and T2D

Twenty-five percent of people with type 2 diabetes and 12% of people with type 1 diabetes had depression.

Insulin Pump Associated With Fewer Complications Than Injections in Children, Adolescents

Insulin Pump Associated With Fewer Complications Than Injections in Children, Adolescents

Although the incidence of severe hypoglycemia has decreased while insulin pump use has increased, a causal relationship has not been established between insulin administration methods and risk of complications from diabetes.

Efficacy of Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Preterm Infants

Efficacy of Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Preterm Infants

Although continuous glucose monitoring accuracy and safety in preterm infants has been validated in several studies, this approach has never been studied in neonates.

Medicare Recipients Overtreated for Diabetes

Medicare Recipients Overtreated for Diabetes

For medicare recipients it is more common to be overtreated than undertreated for diabetes.

In-Hospital Tramadol Use Increases Hypoglycemia Risk in T1D, T2D

In-Hospital Tramadol Use Increases Hypoglycemia Risk in T1D, T2D

Results indicate that blood glucose monitoring should be conducted in hospitalized patients with diabetes.

No Fingerstick Necessary: FDA Approves Novel CGM System for Diabetes

No Fingerstick Necessary: FDA Approves Novel CGM System for Diabetes

New monitoring system involves the placement of a small sensor wire beneath the skin surface to continuously monitor glucose levels.

Strategies for Multivessel Revascularization in T1D: CABG vs PCI

Strategies for Multivessel Revascularization in T1D: CABG vs PCI

PCI has been linked to increased risk of CHD, mortality, MI, and repeat revascularization in type 1 diabetes.

T1D Risk Increased Following Influenza A H1N1 Diagnosis in Children

T1D Risk Increased Following Influenza A H1N1 Diagnosis in Children

The 2009 H1N1 swine flu pandemic has been linked to an increased risk of new-onset type 1 diabetes in children.

Glycemic Control in Physically Active Adolescents With T1D: Closed-Loop Control vs Remote Pump in Winter Sports

Glycemic Control in Physically Active Adolescents With T1D: Closed-Loop Control vs Remote Pump in Winter Sports

During a 5-day ski camp, researchers examined closed-loop insulin management vs a remote monitored pump system for glycemic control with the additional challenge of cold and altitude.

Cardiovascular, Renal Outcomes in Type 1 Diabetes

Cardiovascular, Renal Outcomes in Type 1 Diabetes

More awareness for afib risk factors including age, severity of complications, and glycemic status are needed.

ADA Standard of Medical Care in Diabetes 2017 Update

ADA Standard of Medical Care in Diabetes 2017 Update

The ADA 2017 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes focuses on monitoring and pharmacologic approaches for type 1 diabetes management.

Genetic Influence for Late-In-Life T1D Examined

Genetic Influence for Late-In-Life T1D Examined

High-risk genotypes represent 6.4% of the included study population, but accounted for 61% of all cases of T1D.

Celiac Disease in T1D: International Analysis of Disease Prevalence

Celiac Disease in T1D: International Analysis of Disease Prevalence

Prevalence of celiac disease in type 1 diabetes was higher in girls than in boys.

Reducing Hypoglycemia in T1D and T2D: Insulin Degludec vs Insulin Glargine

Reducing Hypoglycemia in T1D and T2D: Insulin Degludec vs Insulin Glargine

Compared with insulin glargine, insulin degludec significantly reduced rates of hypoglycemia in patients with either type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

Positive Islet Autoantibody Tests Up Parental Anxiety in T1D

Positive Islet Autoantibody Tests Up Parental Anxiety in T1D

Parents of children with an increased genetic risk for type 1 diabetes had higher level of anxiety.

Efficacy of Biomarker Screening Pathway in Monogenic Diabetes Diagnosis

Efficacy of Biomarker Screening Pathway in Monogenic Diabetes Diagnosis

Patients with assumed monogenic diabetes were examined using a novel 3-part biomarker screening pathway to detect incorrectly diagnosed cases of type 1 diabetes.

Exercise Training Intervention Improves Ventricular Function in Adolescent T1D

Exercise Training Intervention Improves Ventricular Function in Adolescent T1D

Left ventricular function can be improved, but not normalized, in adolescents with type 1 diabetes.

Lusduna Nexvue Follow-On Biologic Tentatively Approved by FDA

Lusduna Nexvue Follow-On Biologic Tentatively Approved by FDA

Tentative FDA approval has been granted to Merck's follow-on biologic basal insulin injection.

Racial Differences in HbA1c Readings Examined

Racial Differences in HbA1c Readings Examined

Long-term differences in HbA1c readings were larger than expected in black vs white patients.

Diabetes and Mental Illness: How Are They Linked?

Diabetes and Mental Illness: How Are They Linked?

The prevalence of diabetes and impairment in glucose metabolism are noticeably higher in psychiatric patients.

Hand Osteoarthritis and Type 1 Diabetes: Is There A Connection?

Hand Osteoarthritis and Type 1 Diabetes: Is There A Connection?

Hand pain, disability, and stiffness were common in long-term type 1 diabetes.

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.

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