Library >> Browse Articles
Browse Diabetes Articles
Diabetes mellitus is a group of diseases characterized by high levels of blood glucose resulting from defects in insulin production, insulin action, or both. Diabetes can be associated with serious complications and premature death, but people with diabetes can take steps to control the disease and lower the risk of complications. h4. Types of diabetes Type 1 diabetes was previously called ...
This topic is an actual presentation from a national conference conducted by Contemporary Forums and includes the streaming, synchronized audio with visual materials. CE Credit is optional. Contemporary Forums: Providing Quality, Accredited Continuing Education to Thousands of Healthcare Professionals For More Than 25 Years and Now Offering both Live Conferences and Online Conference Content Via the Online CE Library.
MedWire News: A high body mass index (BMI) is associated with improved all-cause and cardiovascular disease survival in hospitalized, elderly patients with Type 2 diabetes, researchers report. Obesity is associated with increased morbidity and mortality risk in both the general population and in patients with Type 2 diabetes. However, some studies have shown that the opposite is true in hospitalized elderly ...Submitted by Account Removed |
MedWire News: Study results show that evidence of enteroviral infection is most common in pancreatic islets from patients with Type 1 diabetes, but is also found in some islets of patients with Type 2 diabetes. “Enteroviral infection has long been implicated in triggering autoimmunity, islet inflammation (insulitis), and beta cell death in human Type 1 diabetes,” say Noel Morgan (Peninsula Medical ...Submitted by Account Removed |