Diabetes and Endocrinology

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Preexisting Type 2 Diabetes Tied to Later Stage of Cancer Diagnosis

Increased risk seen for nonscreenable cancers

More Biosimilars Marketed in Germany, Switzerland Than U.S.

Monthly treatment costs of biosimilars were higher in the United States than corresponding costs in Germany, Switzerland

Sleeve Gastrectomy Compared to Gastric Bypass for Teens With Obesity

Sleeve gastrectomy tied to lower health care utilization, but five-year death, complications, reoperation, revision similar to gastric bypass

Predictors of Diabetes in Chronic Pancreatitis Identified

Type 2 diabetes risk factors were predominant for diabetes occurring before chronic pancreatitis

Environmental Sustainability Not Prioritized in Dialysis Facilities

Few facilities report having environmental sustainability strategy in place or undertaking sustainability audits

Impaired Glucose Homeostasis Seen With Exposure to Artificial Light at Night

Prevalence ratio of 1.28 found for diabetes with highest versus the lowest quintile of exposure to light at night

More Than One-Quarter of U.S. Adults Have Heard of MyPlate

During 2017 to March 2020, only 8.3 percent of U.S. adults had tried to follow the recommendations of MyPlate

Isolated Nail Psoriasis Does Not Increase Risk for Metabolic Syndrome

Both metabolic syndrome components and related medical conditions seen at similar rates between patients with, without isolated nail psoriasis

Serum 25(OH)D Levels Linked to Diabetes in African-Americans

Risk for diabetes lower with higher 25(OH)D in Jackson Heart Study and Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis

Study Explores Weight Terminology That Youth Prefer, Dislike

Differences in youth preferences and emotional reactions seen across sex, sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, and weight status