Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 Perspective

 
 
  • Diabetes Patients Beg, Ration Insulin in Cost Crisis The high cost of insulin is driving some patients to reuse supplies and hoard insulin, with serious health implications -- sometimes even death.
  • A Clinician's Guide to the Latest Diabetes Devices With the dizzying array of new options in diabetes management and rapidly advancing CGM technology, the fingerstick may soon be obsolete.
  • Diabetes Technology Advances: It's a Whole New World for Kids   There are myriad technology advances that are making the management of diabetes in children both easier and more complicated.
  • 'Life Behind the 8-Ball': Kids With Type 2 Diabetes   Especially in underserved areas of Mississippi, children with type 2 diabetes face an uphill battle, and clinicians have to arm them appropriately for the fight.
  • Probiotics in Kids: What Is the Evidence?   Dr Maria R. Mascarenhas reviews the indications for and effectiveness of probiotics in the prevention and treatment of acute and nonacute gastrointestinal and extraintestinal disorders.
  • 'Take a Patient Home': It's Eye-Opening   A pediatric endocrinologist describes how a home visit from a child with diabetes changed his perspective of what living with the disease is really like.
  • Making Diabetes Guidance 'As Simple as Possible'   The Diabetes Canada Clinical Practice Guidelines were designed with practitioner and patient in mind.
  • Anti-VEGF/PRP Regresses Diabetic Retinopathy Taking a closer look at PROTEUS, an intriguing study in patients with high-risk proliferative diabetic retinopathy.
  • 'Whatever It Takes': Helping Patients Afford Insulin   Anne Peters and Irl Hirsch discuss alternatives to pricey analog insulins.
  • Hypoglycemia, 25 Years After DCCT A new European consortium aims to help clinicians understand the underlying mechanisms and predictors of hypoglycemia in patients with type 1 diabetes.
  • 5 Types of Diabetes: Can New Analysis Make Care Easier?   A new classification system may enable more personalized management approaches and improve outcomes.
  • Congress to Help Medicare Patients Obtain Diabetes Supplies A cost-cutting strategy adopted several years ago, called the competitive bidding program, caused access issues for many patients with diabetes; Congress is now trying to remedy the problem.
  • ADA 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ADA 2018.
  • Choosing Insulin: A New Wrinkle   Dr Arefa Cassoobhoy reviews a whitepaper on the affordability of insulin and how this affects treatment adherence.
  • We Can't Just Give Up on Obesity A pediatric endocrinologist describes the harsh realities of practicing in the South today and calls on the medical profession to redress 'sins of the past.'
  • SGLT2 Inhibitors: Unreal Primary Prevention? These diabetes drugs offer cardiovascular benefits, but only in diabetes patients who already have CV disease, the author argues.
  • AACE 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from AACE 2018.
  • DUPC 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from DUPC 2018
  • SGLT2 Inhibitors in Type 1 Diabetes Are SGLT2 inhibitors safe and effective in patients with type 1 diabetes?
  • ENDO 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ENDO 2018.