Metformin is associated with cognitive impairment in people with type 2 diabetes, but the effect may be mitigated by vitamin B12 and calcium supplements, a new study found.
Linagliptin appeared efficacious in patients age 70 years or older with type 2 diabetes who didn't achieve glycemic control from other regimens, and it had a safety profile similar to placebo, reported an industry-funded trial.
Patients with type 2 diabetes who eat a healthy diet may have a lower risk of developing chronic kidney disease (CKD), according to a recent study.
Diabetic patients taking oral fluoroquinolones could have a higher risk for severe dysglycemia, according to a recent study.
A dementia risk score specific to patients with type 2 diabetes was derived and validated by a recent study.
Sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitors appear to be an effective option to lower blood sugars in type 2 diabetes, but there is insufficient evidence on their safety and long-term effects, a recent meta-analysis found.
According to a review of treating chronic diabetic foot ulcers with hyperbaric oxygen (HBO), HBO resulted in more healed ulcers and fewer major amputations, but no difference in minor amputations.