Type 1 Diabetes

Adipokines Associated With Clinical Course Alteration in Pediatric Patients With T1D

Adipokines Associated With Clinical Course Alteration in Pediatric Patients With T1D

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Altered serum levels of nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase, omentin-1, and caspase-cleaved cytokeratin 18 fragment M30 in children with type 1 diabetes may signify metabolic differences that do not stabilize with insulin treatment.

Poor Glycemic Control Associated With Higher Risk for Dementia in Older Adults With T1D

Poor Glycemic Control Associated With Higher Risk for Dementia in Older Adults With T1D

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Repeated exposure to high levels of HbA1c was associated with increased risk for dementia in a cohort of patients age ≥50 with type 1 diabetes.

Availability and Affordability of Diabetes Medication Worldwide

Availability and Affordability of Diabetes Medication Worldwide

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The affordability and availability of diabetes medications across multiple regions of the word were examined, along with the effects on the use of medications.

Executive Function Predicts T1D Management Into Emerging Adulthood

Executive Function Predicts T1D Management Into Emerging Adulthood

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Individuals with higher executive function performance at baseline experienced slower increases in HbA1c.

Intensive Blood Pressure Therapy Lowers Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes

Intensive Blood Pressure Therapy Lowers Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes

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Intensive blood pressure therapy is associated with a significantly lower risk for serious cardiovascular events in the adults with diabetes.

Concurrent Risk Factors and Microvascular Complications in Type 1 Diabetes

Concurrent Risk Factors and Microvascular Complications in Type 1 Diabetes

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Investigators assessed the effect of complication burden and concurrent risk factors level on the risk of developing further microvascular complication.

Diabetes Complications, Attempted Suicide Risk in Comorbid T1D and Schizophrenia

Diabetes Complications, Attempted Suicide Risk in Comorbid T1D and Schizophrenia

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Although the association between type 2 diabetes and schizophrenia is well established, the link between type 1 diabetes and schizophrenia is less clear.

Trends in Cardiovascular Deaths for US Adults With and Without Diabetes

Trends in Cardiovascular Deaths for US Adults With and Without Diabetes

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Investigators used data from the National Health Interview Survey and follow-up mortality data to estimate trends and disparities in CVD.

Excess Cardiac Risk Varies With Age of Onset of Type 1 Diabetes

Excess Cardiac Risk Varies With Age of Onset of Type 1 Diabetes

Excess cardiovascular risk varies with age at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes.

Vascular Risk Factors for Brain Calcification in Seniors Identified

Vascular Risk Factors for Brain Calcification in Seniors Identified

Diabetes and smoking are vascular risk factors associated with hippocampal calcification in older patients with memory issues.

Urological Complications Prevalent in Men and Women With Type 1 Diabetes

Urological Complications Prevalent in Men and Women With Type 1 Diabetes

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The most prevalent complication was sexual dysfunction reported by both women and men, followed by urinary incontinence in women and low sexual desire in men.

WHO Issues Guidelines for Managing Diabetes in Low-Resource Settings

WHO Issues Guidelines for Managing Diabetes in Low-Resource Settings

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WHO has developed guidelines for selecting therapy for treatment intensification in type 2 diabetes and on the use of insulin in type 1 and 2 diabetes in resource-poor settings.

Follow-Up Before Diagnosis Improved Metabolic Control in Children With Type I Diabetes

Follow-Up Before Diagnosis Improved Metabolic Control in Children With Type I Diabetes

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Investigators sought to determine whether participants who were followed-up before their diagnosis of diabetes had improved metabolic control afterward.

Care Coordination Strategies Aid in Multiple Chronic Diseases

Care Coordination Strategies Aid in Multiple Chronic Diseases

Significant improvement for older adults with depression, COPD; diabetes, cardiovascular disease.

Medicaid Expansion Linked to Increase in Diabetes Prescription Fills

Medicaid Expansion Linked to Increase in Diabetes Prescription Fills

Researchers from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles examined the impacts of Medicaid expansion on access to diabetes medications.

Assessing the Evidence of Aspirin for Primary Prevention in Diabetes

Assessing the Evidence of Aspirin for Primary Prevention in Diabetes

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The substantial burden of cardiovascular disease in patients with diabetes has led to the exploration of various cardiovascular disease prevention strategies, including the use of aspirin.

PedsQL 3.2 Diabetes Modules Display Excellent Measurement Ability

PedsQL 3.2 Diabetes Modules Display Excellent Measurement Ability

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The PedsQL 3.2 can assist in identify new and existing therapeutic interventions for individuals with different diabetes-specific health-related quality of life profiles.

Dual Diagnosis of Diabetes and Eating Disorders

Dual Diagnosis of Diabetes and Eating Disorders

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Among the many conditions that may co-occur with diabetes, eating disorders are common.

Age at Onset of Type 1 Diabetes Effects Mortality and Cardiovascular Complications

Age at Onset of Type 1 Diabetes Effects Mortality and Cardiovascular Complications

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Investigators examine whether age of onset of type 1 diabetes affects mortality and cardiovascular risk.

Bone Mineral Density Loss Eventually Stabilizes in Men With Type 1 Diabetes

Bone Mineral Density Loss Eventually Stabilizes in Men With Type 1 Diabetes

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Investigators determined that reductions in bone mineral density in men with type 1 diabetes occur early in the course of the disease.

Adjunct Dapagliflozin Improves Glycemic Control But Increases Ketoacidosis in T1D

Adjunct Dapagliflozin Improves Glycemic Control But Increases Ketoacidosis in T1D

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Investigators examined safety and efficacy of adjunct therapy to insulin for patients with type 1 diabetes who are not adequately controlled.

ADA Releases Updated Guidelines for Managing Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes

ADA Releases Updated Guidelines for Managing Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes

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It is critical for us to remember that children are not little adults. Pediatric-onset diabetes is different from adult-onset diabetes due to its distinct epidemiology, pathophysiology, developmental considerations, and response to therapy.

High Albumin-to-Creatinine Ratio Associated With Increased Risk for Microalbuminuria and Future CVD in Adolescents

High Albumin-to-Creatinine Ratio Associated With Increased Risk for Microalbuminuria and Future CVD in Adolescents

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The association between albumin-to-creatinine ratio and risk for diabetic nephropathy and CVD was examined over 2 to 4 years.

Smoothing the Care Team Transition for Youth With Type 1 Diabetes

Smoothing the Care Team Transition for Youth With Type 1 Diabetes

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The transition from pediatric to adult care for type 1 diabetes should be a gradual process, with a plan to make the change when the patient is ready, not at a pre-determined time.

One in Four Older Adults With Diabetes Uses Alternative Meds

One in Four Older Adults With Diabetes Uses Alternative Meds

More than 25 percent of older U.S. adults with diabetes use some type of complementary and alternative medicine.

Reducing Diabetes Distress in Adults With T1D: A Comparison of 2 Interventions

Reducing Diabetes Distress in Adults With T1D: A Comparison of 2 Interventions

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Investigators compared 2 interventions to reduce diabetes distress and improve glycemic control in patients with T1D.

Health Coverage Interruptions Common in Adults With T1DM

Health Coverage Interruptions Common in Adults With T1DM

Interruptions in private health insurance coverage are common among U.S. adults with type 1 diabetes and are associated with an increase in glycated hemoglobin and in use of acute care services.

Risk for Heart Failure Up in ALVSD Patients With Diabetes

Risk for Heart Failure Up in ALVSD Patients With Diabetes

For patients with asymptomatic left ventricular systolic dysfunction (ALVSD), those with diabetes have increased risk of heart failure development and hospitalization.

G6 CGM System Offers Improved Accuracy in Youth and Adults With Diabetes

G6 CGM System Offers Improved Accuracy in Youth and Adults With Diabetes

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Investigators evaluate the performance of the G6 factory-calibrated continuous glucose monitoring system over 10 days.

Detecting and Treating Depression in Diabetes

Detecting and Treating Depression in Diabetes

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Comorbid depression, when not well controlled, can affect one's ability to self-manage diabetes. There can be loss of interest in making proper lifestyle choices, monitoring glucose levels, and taking one's medicines.

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