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Statins may affect diabetes risk primarily in patients with prediabetes

There was a dose-response relationship between statin use and new diabetes diagnoses, with most cases seen in patients whose glycemic markers were close to the diagnostic threshold for diabetes at baseline, an individual-patient meta-analysis found.
12 Apr 2024


ACP Diabetes Monthly delivers a monthly summary of news about diabetes, including the latest research, clinical guidelines, and FDA drug actions.

About 5 in 1,000 U.S. adults have type 1 diabetes, 4 in 1,000 kids

In addition to a U.S. study assessing rates of type 1 diabetes in different age groups, a Swedish study looked at differences by age in whether patients' relatives also had the disease, finding that it was likely more tied to genetics in childhood-onset cases.
12 Apr 2024

ICU patients have higher mortality with blood glucose level above 190 mg/dL

In-hospital mortality risk incrementally increased with every 10% rise in the range from 190 mg/dL to 250 mg/dL, according to a study of critically ill patients with and without diabetes in Chinese ICUs.
12 Apr 2024

Report and study highlight risk of heart failure in patients with diabetes

The American Diabetes Association made recommendations on diagnosing and treating heart failure in patients with diabetes, and a study found increased risk of progression to clinical heart failure in those with an HbA1c level of 7% or above.
10 Jun 2022

Position statement calls for prioritizing patients' experience in diabetes care

The Endocrine Society's recommendations are based on roundtable meetings with representatives from governmental and other organizations, patient advocacy groups, and professional societies, including ACP.
8 Mar 2024

Real-time and intermittently scanned CGM associated with improved glycemic control in type 2 diabetes

A meta-analysis of 12 trials found that continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) resulted in an average difference in HbA1c of −0.31% versus self-monitoring, with a trend toward a larger effect with real-time monitoring.
8 Mar 2024

Certain beverages associated with CVD risk in type 2 diabetes patients

For each increase of one unit per day in consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages, artificially sweetened beverages, and natural juices, risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) was 11%, 9%, and 16% higher, respectively, a study of U.K. data found. Coffee and tea were not associated with CVD.
9 Feb 2024

SGLT-2 inhibitors associated with lower risk of kidney stones vs. other new diabetes drugs

Possible mechanisms to explain the association include increased urinary citrate excretion, increased urinary bicarbonate excretion that raises urine pH, or anti-inflammatory effects.
9 Feb 2024

Basal insulin does not contribute to emotional distress in type 2 diabetes, study finds

A randomized trial found no evidence that basal insulin affected emotional distress and indicated that insulin glargine and liraglutide were associated with a modest decrease in diabetes-related distress at one year.
8 Mar 2024

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