Aggressive glucose control strategies yielded mixed results for microvascular complications and did not appear to affect myocardial infarction rates in a new cohort study that followed patients over four years.
For patients with type 2 diabetes, emotional factors may influence glucose self-monitoring behavior as much or more than practical factors, a new study suggests.
Higher glucose levels may be a risk factor for dementia among patients with and without diabetes, a study found.
Telmisartan and valsartan associated with fewer hospitalizations for cardiovascular events than other ARBs, study finds
In patients with diabetes, telmisartan and valsartan were associated with lower rates of hospitalization for cardiovascular events than other angiotensin-receptor blockers (ARBs), according to a recent retrospective study.
Meta-analysis: Atorvastatin reduces CV events and increases new-onset diabetes in patients with coronary disease
In a meta-analysis, patients with two to four risk factors for diabetes were more likely to have new-onset diabetes if they took higher doses of statins.
Patients with type 1 or 2 diabetes can benefit from advice about how to respond to episodes of hyperglycemia.