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Top endocrinology stories: High testosterone level linked to lower risk for CV death, ultrasound can confirm type 2 diabetes

This week the most popular stories in endocrinology including data demonstrating that men with higher testosterone levels and physical activity had a lower risk for CV death and an ultrasound of the shoulder could detect a finding that serves as both a ...

Source: Healio
Published: 12 Dec 2018

How to Achieve Healthy Aging While Reducing Your Risk of Diabetes

but there’s more reason to believe that you can stem the negative effect that type 2 diabetes may have on your cognitive function, says Derek LeRoith, MD, PhD, professor of medicine and director of research at the division of endocrinology, Mt Sinai ...

Source: EndocrineWeb
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Third Qatar Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Conference to begin today

Doha: Advanced methods of prevention, management and treatment of most prevalent metabolic disorders such as diabetes and obesity will be discussed over three days during a conference which will begin today in Doha. The Third Qatar Diabetes, Endocrinology ...

Source: The Peninsula
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Diabetics may not need to fast before blood tests, study suggests

He is chief of endocrinology at Michigan State University. RELATED People with type 2 diabetes may be testing blood sugar too much Low blood sugar can be very dangerous for people with diabetes if they're not educated about how to look for it and treat it.

Published: 12 Dec 2018

Millions of low-risk people with diabetes may be testing their blood sugar too often

For people with Type 2 diabetes, the task of testing their blood sugar with ... They focused on data from after the Endocrine Society and Society of General Internal Medicine issued their guidelines to reduce inappropriate home testing in 2013 - and ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Fasting for lab tests isn't good for patients with diabetes

The study, published in the International Journal of Endocrinology, shows that people with diabetes are more likely to experience FEEHD – fasting-evoked en route hypoglycemia in diabetes – than they would if they hadn’t fasted. The “en route ...

Source: MSU Today
Published: 30 Nov 2018

Study links diabetes to worse TB prognosis

compared with those without diabetes. The findings in the Journal of the Endocrine Society "support recommendations to screen for and consider TB among diabetics with a high likelihood for infection," researchers said.

Source: SmartBrief
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Metformin fails to improve birth outcomes in pregnancy with obesity

told Endocrine Today. “Metformin from early pregnancy for women who are overweight or obese is not recommended.” Dodd and colleagues analyzed data from 514 pregnant women with overweight or obesity recruited from the major public maternity hospitals in ...

Source: Healio
Published: 12 Dec 2018

November 2018 Briefing – Diabetes & Endocrinology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Diabetes & Endocrinology for November 2018. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal articles, as well as the FDA approvals and regulatory changes ...

Source: Too Old to Operate
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Noninferior CV Outcomes for Linagliptin in T2D With High CV, Renal Risk

In adults with type 2 diabetes (T2D) and elevated cardiovascular and renal risk, adding dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor linagliptin to usual care did not significantly change the risk for composite cardiovascular or renal outcomes, according to study ...

Published: 12 Dec 2018

700 delegates to attend 3rd Qatar Diabetes Endocrinology and Metabolic Conference

THE third Qatar Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Conference (QDEM-3) will open at Sheraton Hotel on Thursday. Being organised by Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), the main conference, which will be preceded by two pre-conference workshops at Bayt Al ...

Source: Qatar Tribune
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Lack of insulin could affect 40 million people with diabetes by 2030, study finds

The study was published Tuesday in the journal The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. It used data from the International Diabetes Federation and 14 studies, which represent more than 60 percent of people with Type 2 diabetes worldwide. Researchers are ...

Source: USA Today
Published: 23 Nov 2018

Disciplined life crucial for checking diabetes: experts

Terming diabetes as a silent killer and one of the major social ... President of Bangladesh Diabetic Welfare Society Professor Dr AK Azad Khan, Head of Department of Endocrinology of Dhaka Central Medical College Prof Dr Layek Ahmed Khan and Head of ...

Source: The Daily Star
Published: 18 Nov 2018

Park Plaza Hospital Rankings & Ratings

A hospital's overall Diabetes & Endocrinology score is based on various data categories, including outcomes such as patient survival, volume of high-risk patients, key programs, services and staff, and professional recognition of the hospital. The 50 top ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 22 Nov 2018

Study: 40 million with diabetes could be without insulin by 2030

But if current quantities of the medicine remain level, as many as 40 million sufferers could be left without it, according to a report in the journal The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology. “These estimates suggest that current levels of insulin access ...

Source: Norwalk Reflector
Published: 22 Nov 2018

Orgenesis to Provide Keynote Address and Poster Presentation at the 2018 International Conference on Diabetes and Endocrinology

GERMANTOWN, Md., Oct. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orgenesis Inc. (ORGS), a manufacturer, service provider and developer of advanced cell therapies, today announced that Professor Sarah Ferber, Ph.D., Founder and Chief Scientific Officer of Orgenesis, will ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 11 Oct 2018

Type 1 Diabetes Team

He is a former member of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Endocrine Advisory Board and the National Board of Directors of the American Diabetes Association and is a current member of the Clinical Advisory Board of the JDRF and Diabetes Advisory ...

Published: 02 Nov 2018

Diabetes and Endocrinology

At UC San Diego Health, you have access to the latest and most advanced treatment options. Our specialists provide consultation, diagnosis and management of all endocrine and metabolic diseases, including: We recognize that living with any type of ...

Published: 05 Nov 2018

There may be five types of diabetes

Writing in a study published by The Lancet: Diabetes & Endocrinology this month, a team of international researchers propose that there are actually five types of diabetes, and that the distinctions between them could mean that some people are taking ...

Source: Quartz
Published: 03 Mar 2018

UI Health Diabetes Center And Endocrinology Clinic

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. UI Health provides a range of treatment options for diabetes and endocrine disorders. Patients have ...

Source: WGN-TV
Published: 22 Jan 2018

Multiple Opportunities in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition

NIH funded project to use advance ultrasound techniques of quantitative ultrasound, elastography and B flow imaging to identify the 95% of thyroid nodules that do not require biopsy. Must be able to use MathLab Management of Thyroid Cancer Multiple ...

Source: Boston University
Published: 23 Feb 2018

Inclusion of Hypoglycemia in Clinical Practice Guidelines and Performance Measures in the Care of Patients With Diabetes

1 Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit in Endocrinology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 2 Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 3 Division of Endocrinology ...

Source: JAMA
Published: 03 Feb 2018

The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes

The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes at Stanford has a long tradition of providing quality clinical care of children and adolescents across the board range of pediatric endocrinology disorders. Patients, contact the endocrinology & diabetes ...

Published: 09 Dec 2017

Experts recommend continuous glucose monitors for adults with type 1 diabetes

The Endocrine Society today issued a Clinical Practice Guideline recommending continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) as the gold standard of care for adults with Type 1 diabetes. The guideline, titled "Diabetes Technology—Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 26 Sep 2016

Monterey County Diabetes Initiative touted at expanded diabetes and endocrine center in Salinas

Salinas >> About two years ago, Troy Fink, 48, weighed about 270 pounds, was lethargic and newly diagnosed as a Type II diabetic. “The first thing my doctor said was ‘don’t eat flour or sugar and go see Dana,’” said Fink. What he learned and put ...

Source: The Monterey County Herald
Published: 29 Mar 2017

Medical seminar on endocrinology, diabetes and fertility held

AMMAN — PanMed Events on Sunday organised a medical seminar on endocrinology, diabetes and fertility in Amman with French endocrinologist Philippe Bouchard, according to a statement from the organisers. Bouchard is a leading specialist in France and ...

Source: The Jordan Times
Published: 17 Jul 2017

LMC Diabetes & Endocrinology Launch Digital Diabetes Platform for 30k Patients

LMC Diabetes & Endocrinology (LMC), the largest diabetes specialist care provider in Canada is teaming up with ViiMed to launch a digital diabetes platform for more than 30,000 patients. Delivered via telehealth and remote patient monitoring, the digital ...

Source: HIT Consultant
Published: 07 Dec 2016