Advertisement

Endocrinology

Doubling of Type 1 Diabetes Cases Anticipated Globally From 2021 to 2040

Sep 28, 2022

TUESDAY, Sept. 27, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The burden of type 1 diabetes (T1D) globally is expected to increase rapidly between 2021 and 2040, according to a study published Sept. 13 in The Lancet Di...

Allostatic Load May Affect Woman's Ability to Conceive

Sep 27, 2022

MONDAY, Sept. 26, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Women with a higher allostatic load score may have lower fecundability, according to a study published online Sept. 21 in Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Sc...

History of GDM Tied to Cardiovascular, Cerebrovascular Disease Risk

Sep 27, 2022

MONDAY, Sept. 26, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- A history of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, according to a review...

Physician Burnout Significantly Increased During 2020 to 2021

Sep 24, 2022

FRIDAY, Sept. 23, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- A dramatic increase in burnout occurred in U.S. physicians between 2020 and 2021, according to a study published online Sept. 13 in Mayo Clinical Proceedings...

Active Surveillance Feasible for Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer

Sep 23, 2022

THURSDAY, Sept. 22, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Active surveillance may be a viable strategy for most diagnosed thyroid cancers, according to a study published online Sept. 15 in JAMA Oncology.Allen S. H...

Bihormonal artificial pancreas effective for post total pancreatectomy patients

Sep 22, 2022

1. In patients that developed diabetes following total pancreatectomy, those using bihormonal artificial pancreas (BIHAP) were found to have significantly increased time in euglycemia when compared to...

Low prevalence of adrenal tumors in the general adult screening population

Sep 22, 2022

1. The prevalence of adrenal tumors in the general adult screening population is 1.4%. 2. The majority of these adrenal tumors are nonfunctioning regardless of patient age. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (...

FDA Warns of Cybersecurity Risk With Certain Medtronic Insulin Pumps

Sep 22, 2022

TUESDAY, Sept. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning patients who use a particular insulin pump system that unauthorized people could access it and change how m...

Medical Debt Tied to Worsening of Food, Housing Insecurity

Sep 22, 2022

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 21, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Medical debt is common and is a risk factor for worsening of food and housing insecurity, according to a study published online Sept. 16 in JAMA Network O...

Metabolic Surgery Beats Medical, Lifestyle Interventions for T2D Remission

Sep 20, 2022

MONDAY, Sept. 19, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Metabolic or bariatric surgery is more effective and durable than medical and lifestyle interventions for achieving remission of type 2 diabetes, according t...

Adult Diabetes and Hyperglycemia in The Americas, 1990-2019

Sep 20, 2022

For a study, researchers sought to characterize the prevalence of type 1 and type 2 diabetes (T1D, T2D) and hyperglycemia across the Americas from 1990 to 2019. Using projections from Global Burden of...

Preventing Major Cardiovascular Diseases in Individuals with and Without Type 2 Diabetes by Lowering Blood Pressure

Sep 20, 2022

The study examines the relationship between systolic blood pressure and cardiovascular risk in adults with and without type 2 diabetes. Researchers did a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials ...

Aggressive hydration does not improve clincal outcomes in acute pancreatitis

Sep 17, 2022

1. Compared to moderate fluid resuscitation, an aggressive regimen in acute pancreatitis patients did not result in improved clinical outcomes. 2. Aggressive fluid resuscitation was associated with a ...

Incident Cardiovascular Disease Risk Up With Autoimmune Disease

Sep 17, 2022

FRIDAY, Sept. 16, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Individuals with autoimmune disease have an increased risk for developing incident cardiovascular disease, according to a study published online Aug. 27 in T...

Physician Burnout May Raise Risk for Patient Safety Events

Sep 17, 2022

FRIDAY, Sept. 16, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Burnout in physicians is associated with a decrease in job satisfaction and with increased patient safety events and patient dissatisfaction, according to a ...

Early Results May Predict Weight Loss Success in Obesity With T2DM

Sep 16, 2022

THURSDAY, Sept. 15, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Demographic and clinical variables do not predict successful weight loss in a clinical structured weight management program for adults with obesity and typ...

Individuals with autoimmune diseases may have an increased risk for cardiovascular diseases

Sep 15, 2022

1. An increased incidence of new cardiovascular disease was seen in individuals with autoimmune disease compared to those without. 2. This increased risk was greatest in younger patients and increased...

Primary Aldosteronism and Renin Suppression Help to Improve Left Ventricular Function

Sep 15, 2022

Cardiovascular events are more likely to occur in people with primary aldosteronism (PA). The usual assessment using LV ejection fraction (LVEF), however, has not demonstrated that therapy of PA impro...

Prevention Strategies ‘Critical’ as Diabetes Rates Rise in Patients With HIV

Sep 15, 2022

As diabetes rates continue to rise in patients with HIV, research is needed to address the modifiable and HIV-related risk factors related to this increase. “Adults with HIV have a greater ri...

Lifestyle Factors May Cut Dementia Risk in Patients With Diabetes

Sep 15, 2022

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 14, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Among people with type 2 diabetes, seven healthy lifestyle habits reduce dementia risk, according to a study published online Sept. 14 in Neurology.Bin Wa...