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  • 'Really Good' New Guidelines for T2 Diabetes   Dr Anne Peters applauds the latest changes to guidelines that put cardiovascular risk at the forefront of type 2 diabetes management.
  • Guideline vs Physician: Which Do You Trust?   Guidelines were meant to make treatment decisions easier and more evidence-based, but it hasn't quite worked out that way, says Dr Lundberg.
  • Hungry for Health: Fasting's Medical Benefits Once regarded as a fringe intervention, researchers are presenting an increasingly compelling case for the clinical value of intermittent fasting.
  • Ready Patient One: Video Games as Therapy Digital medicine seems poised to enter the mainstream. Medscape speaks with three researchers in this burgeoning field.