• Do you know HOW to change your diet? Nutritional coaching found to be effective at helping type-2 diabetes patients improve dietary habits

    6 days ago - By Natural News

    Following an online nutritional coaching intervention may help improve dietary habits and blood glucose control in patients with type-2 diabetes and abdominal obesity, recent research shows. French scientists examined up to 120 overweight type-2 diabetes patients aged 17 to 75 years old as part of the study. The volunteers were divided into two groups: one following an...
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  • Sarilumab plus DMARDs reduces fasting glucose, HbA1c in RA patients with diabetes

    Sarilumab plus DMARDs reduces fasting glucose, HbA1c in RA patients with diabetes

    7 days ago - By Healio

    Mark C. Genovese
    SAN DIEGO - Use of the IL-6 inhibitor sarilumab with disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs appears to reduce fasting glucose and HbA1c in RA patients with diabetes, and reduce HbA1c in those without diabetes, according to findings presented at the 2017 American College of Rheumatology Meeting.
    In the study, researchers analyzed data from two placebo-controlled studies: MOBILITY and TARGET. These studies assessed the effects of sarilumab vs. placebo plus DMARDs on fasting glucose and glycosylated HbA1c. Both studies excluded patients with HbA1c of 9% or higher.
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