Insulin resistance has been identified as a key driver of CVD and other complications in people living with HIV.
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Varying degrees of alcohol consumption affect every major organ system.
The 10 “guiding principles” of diabetes management help clinicians identify gaps in diabetes care and provide the most comprehensive care for their patients.
A care team-based approach to diabetes management can increase patient success and satisfaction while minimizing risks associated with diabetes.
Alleviate anxiety about managing diabetes during Halloween.
Fitness applications (apps) for smartphones have enjoyed increasing popularity in recent years. A recent study, “Implementation of Behavior Change Techniques in Mobile Applications for Physical Activity” from David E. Conroy, PhD, and colleagues identified behavior other change techniques in the 100 most popular fitness apps. This slideshow breaks down the different techniques used in 10…
The holidays should be an enjoyable time of year, but all of the food, parties and traveling can make it more difficult for patients to manage their diabetes. Providing your patients with management strategies can help them enjoy their holidays while still keeping their diabetes in check.
By Devin Steenkamp, MD, and Nadine Palermo, DO Case Presentation A 53-year-old African-American female presented to the emergency department with weakness and fatigue. She had been in her usual state of health until 3 days prior when she experienced intermittent “pins and needles” in her fingers. During the next few days, symptoms became more frequent.…