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Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Comorbid and Pharmacologic Factors Increase Risk for Gastrointestinal Disorders in Diabetes

Comorbid and Pharmacologic Factors Increase Risk for Gastrointestinal Disorders in Diabetes

Kevin Pantalone, DO, from the Cleveland Clinic, provides insight into the management of gastrointestinal symptoms in patients with diabetes.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Blood Pressure Targets in Type 2 Diabetes: Latest Research

Blood Pressure Targets in Type 2 Diabetes: Latest Research

Experts call on healthcare providers to diligently focus on hypertension as an important comorbid condition that is strongly associated with adverse cardiovascular outcomes, including death.

Obesity Strategies to Prevent Obesity in Children

Strategies to Prevent Obesity in Children

Of various interventions used in nonclinical settings for the prevention of childhood overweight and obesity, school-based programs that combine nutrition and exercise and include a home-based component appear to be the most effective approaches.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Antidiabetic Drugs and Cardiovascular Risk: Expert Perspectives

Antidiabetic Drugs and Cardiovascular Risk: Expert Perspectives

Although many of the newer antidiabetic drugs have demonstrated favorable outcomes in clinical trials, some have also been associated with increased risk of adverse CV outcomes.

Androgen and Reproductive Disorders Updated Clinical Practice Guidelines on Testosterone Therapy in Men With Hypogonadism

Updated Clinical Practice Guidelines on Testosterone Therapy in Men With Hypogonadism

Testosterone therapy is recommended in men with hypogonadism to correct symptoms of testosterone deficiency. Men who are otherwise healthy do not need to be screened for hypogonadism.

Obesity Semaglutide May Be Useful for Treating Obesity in People Without Diabetes

Semaglutide May Be Useful for Treating Obesity in People Without Diabetes

In combination with dietary and physical activity counseling, all semaglutide doses from 0.05-0.4 mg daily were tolerated and resulted in dose-related reductions in body weight among people with obesity without diabetes.

Type 2 Diabetes Case for Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes

Case for Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes

An increasing number of studies support the use of continuous glucose monitoring in adult patients with T2D, and the observed benefits are likely to extend to youth with T2D.

Type 2 Diabetes Advisor Behavior Change Technique in Type 2 Diabetes: An Expert Perspective

Behavior Change Technique in Type 2 Diabetes: An Expert Perspective

Although research on the role of behavior change technique for implementing dietary changes in patients with type 2 diabetes has yielded conflicting results, individualizing techniques and goals may help encourage long-term sustainability of positive eating habits.

Pediatric Endocrinology Growth and Development Differences During Puberty in Children With T1D

Growth and Development Differences During Puberty in Children With T1D

Study showed gender-discordant metabolic impairment during puberty that was correlated with peak growth velocity in boys, but not in girls.

Practice Management Expert Reflects on the Crisis of Physician Suicides

Expert Reflects on the Crisis of Physician Suicides

Every year, suicide takes the lives of close to 400 physicians and takes medical care from as many as 1 million patients.

Bone Metabolism Osteoporosis Management: Tailoring a Sequenced Treatment Approach

Osteoporosis Management: Tailoring a Sequenced Treatment Approach

Considering the effective osteoporosis treatments now available, there is an opportunity to individualize therapy for patients at various levels of risk.

General Endocrinology Metabolic Syndrome and Gout: What's the Link?

Metabolic Syndrome and Gout: What's the Link?

Michael Pillinger, MD, professor of medicine at New York University School of Medicine, spoke with Rheumatology Advisor about his team's recent review of gout and metabolic syndrome.

Obesity Managing Acute Pain in Patients With Severe Obesity

Managing Acute Pain in Patients With Severe Obesity

Pain management in patients who are obese can be a challenge due to their altered pharmacokinetic profile.

Practice Management Limitations of Machine Learning Algorithms in Medicine

Limitations of Machine Learning Algorithms in Medicine

Evaluating the pros and cons of medical machine learning algorithms in medicine.

Obesity Exploring Risk Modification Between Obesity and Alzheimer Disease

Exploring Risk Modification Between Obesity and Alzheimer Disease

Research increasingly points to obesity and associated comorbidities as potential contributors to Alzheimer disease pathophysiology, suggesting that conditions such as prediabetes and diabetes may be modifiable risk factors.

Pediatric Endocrinology Advisors to Senator Bernie Sanders Weigh in on Healthcare Inequalities in the United States

Advisors to Senator Bernie Sanders Weigh in on Healthcare Inequalities in the United States

Several factors contribute to healthcare inequalities in the United States. David Himmelstein, MD, from the City University of New York School of Urban Public Health at Hunter College, weighs in on the issue.

Practice Management Changes to the Common Rule and Modern Clinical Research

Changes to the Common Rule and Modern Clinical Research

The 2017 revisions to the Common Rule deal largely with improving the transparency and clarity of intended uses under the current standard of informed consent while introducing a new concept of "broad consent" that can significantly expand the reach of research that continues to yield new and important information.

Androgen and Reproductive Disorders Fertility Hormone Therapy and Cardiovascular Outcomes: What We Know

Fertility Hormone Therapy and Cardiovascular Outcomes: What We Know

Although the use of fertility therapy has steadily increased in the past few decades, research findings pertaining to related long-term cardiovascular outcomes are scarce and conflicting.

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.

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