Recall on Novo Nordisk Insulin Samples; ENDO 2022 In-Person Again
The FDA cleared the Bigfoot Unity diabetes management system, used in conjunction with Abbott's FreeStyle Libre 2 system, for type 1 and 2 diabetes; the system translates...
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Prediabetes confers elevated risk for major adverse CV events
Adults with prediabetes were more likely to have an MI and other CV events compared with those who had normal blood glucose levels, according to a presentation at the American...
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Uncontrolled Diabetes: Major Cause of Black Fungus
Uncontrolled diabetes is emerging as the key factor in acquiring black fungus infection or mucormycosis, which is surfacing in COVID-19 patients after recovery, say experts.
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Preliminary data from KITE, KESTREL trials show positive outcomes of brolucizumab in DME
First data from the KITE and KESTREL trials showed encouraging efficacy and safety outcomes of brolucizumab in the treatment of diabetic macular edema. “Both studies...
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These Herbs and Spices Can Help Deter Diabetes
Based on estimates from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey in 2005, the total prevalence of diabetes was estimated at 20.8 million people, or 7% of the...
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Cataract surgery may worsen DME while improving visual acuity
Patients with actively treated diabetic macular edema who undergo cataract surgery may experience worsening DME that does not immediately affect best corrected visual...
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Metabolic-Bariatric Surgery Tied to Lower All-Cause Mortality
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Adding GLP-1 Drug Makes Sleeve Gastroplasty a Diabetes Treatment
A key limitation of endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty might be overcome by adding a diabetes drug to follow-up care, a small sham-controlled trial from Brazil suggested. Patients...
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Bacterial DNA from coprolites shed light on gut microbiome composition in ancient humans
Researchers at the Section on Pathophysiology and Molecular Pharmacology, Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, Massachusetts, analyzed microbial DNA found in indigenous human...
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The theoretical basis of a nationally implemented type 2 diabetes prevention programme: how is the programme expected to produce changes in behaviour?
It is considered best practice to provide clear theoretical descriptions of how behaviour change interventions should produce changes in behaviour. Commissioners of the...
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Get Sweaty and Strong With 3 Instagram Live Workouts Streaming This Week
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No Advantage for FFR-Guided Complete Revascularization in STEMI
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Fauci: COVID-19 vaccines the ‘bright light of this extraordinary challenge'
COVID-19 took center stage at the opening ceremony of the American Thoracic Society International Conference, with a virtual keynote given by Anthony S. Fauci, MD, on lessons...
Commission Outlines Plan for Global Fight Against CVD in Women
The report, from an all-female-led commission convened by The Lancet, outlines 10 ambitious recommendations to reduce the global burden of cardiovascular disease in women by...
‘Mind-blowing': Jackson first Australian player in basketball Hall of Fame
Jackson was a seven-time WNBA All-Star and three-time MVP who also won four Olympic medals and a world championship over her spectacular career.
‘Just awful': Inbound Story Bridge, Riverside Expressway clogged
4BC traffic reporter Olympia Kwitowski said many roads heading into the River City were “just awful”.
Bitcoin tumbles after Musk hints Tesla may have dumped its holdings
Elon Musk continued to whipsaw the price of bitcoin, sending it to the lowest since February after implying in a Twitter exchange that Tesla may sell or has sold its...
Are World War II-era rules to blame for Tokyo's Games crisis?
Japan, a country that's witnessed the consequences of too much government power, has proved reluctant to implement strict rules to combat a mounting health crisis ahead of the...
Dunsborough's main strip gets a makeover with world-class microbrewery hotel
A radical facelift is planned for the top end of Western Australia's most popular tourist strip after a massive tourism precinct was approved last week.
One week down in the WA Crown Royal Commission, this is what we learned
In its first week, it wasn't crime that stole the headlines, but the complex inner workings of the WA government.