Two recent studies highlighted some differences among ethnic groups in risk and incidence of diabetes.
The timing of insulin injections for patients with type 2 diabetes was the focus of several studies published in the past month.
Treatment of type 2 diabetes with bariatric surgery was discussed by several recent publications, including updated guidelines from a group of medical specialty organizations.
New data on who to screen for diabetes and how to screen them were offered by a few studies published in the past month.
Several recent analyses of national health care data assessed the prevalence of diabetes and its complications in the U.S.
The effects of adding liraglutide to insulin treatment were assessed by multiple studies published in the past month.
Recent studies looked at how often patients underuse insulin due to cost, whether Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participation reduces cost-related nonadherence, and how high deductibles affect the timing of care for macrovascular
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Two recent studies considered whether initiation of second-line therapies in patients already taking metformin for type 2 diabetes occurs too soon or too late.
Two recent studies looked at the effects of diabetes on the brain, one focusing on mild cognitive impairment and the other on brain imaging findings.