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Patients with diabetes have increased mortality due to suicide

Mortality Due to Suicide, Alcohol, Accidents Up in Diabetes

Patients with diabetes have higher mortality in nearly all end points, especially for insulin-treated
In adults with moderate obesity and either impaired glucose tolerance or recently diagnosed mild type 2 diabetes

Gastric Banding, Metformin Similar for Improving Glycemia

Both preserved β-cell function in obese adults with impaired glucose tolerance, mild T2DM
Intensive blood pressure therapy is associated with significantly lower risk for cardiovascular events when using data reweighted to better reflect the U.S. adult population with diabetes

Intensive BP Therapy in Diabetes May Lower Risk for CV Events

Findings based on data reweighted to reflect the adult population with diabetes in the U.S.
Lorcaserin reduces the risk for diabetes in obese or overweight patients with prediabetes or without diabetes and reduces hemoglobin A1c among those with diabetes

Lorcaserin Beneficial for Diabetes in Overweight, Obese

Lorcaserin reduces risk for diabetes for those with prediabetes, without diabetes; reduces HbA1c

September 2018 Briefing – Diabetes & Endocrinology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Diabetes & Endocrinology for September 2018. This roundup includes...
The prevalence of diabetes was 14.0 percent among U.S. adults in 2013 to 2016

Total Diabetes at 14 Percent in U.S. Adults for 2013-2016

Prevalence of diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes 9.7 and 4.3 percent; prevalence increased with age
The prevalence of type 1 and type 2 diabetes is 0.5 and 8.5 percent

Study Provides Estimates of U.S. Prevalence of Type 1, 2 Diabetes

Prevalence of type 1 diabetes 0.5 percent, type 2 diabetes 8.5 percent among U.S. adults
Recommendations have been developed by the World Health Organization for treatment intensification in type 2 diabetes. The recommendations were published online Sept. 4 in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

WHO Issues Recommendations for Tx Intensification in T2DM

Also, recommendations for type of insulin for type 1 and type 2 diabetes in low-resource settings

August 2018 Briefing – Diabetes & Endocrinology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Diabetes & Endocrinology for August 2018. This roundup includes...
In the United States

Self-Injury Tops Diabetes As Cause of Death in United States

In 2016, death rates were 29.1 versus 24.8 per 100,000 population