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T2DM Is Risk Factor for Liver Fibrosis Progression in NAFLD
U.S. Incidence of Pediatric Thyroid Cancer on the Rise
Poor Glycemic Control Linked to Sarcopenia in T2DM
Volume Overload Present in Patients on Peritoneal Dialysis
Medication Nonadherence Common in Patients With T2DM
CDC: Seniors Use Various Strategies to Reduce Rx Costs
Half-Price Version of Humalog Insulin Now Available
Vitamin D Deficiency Tied to Gestational Diabetes Risk
Adverse Liver Outcomes Up With Diagnosis of NAFLD/NASH
Bill Would Raise U.S. Legal Age to Buy Tobacco to 21
Fracture Risk Tool Useful for Women on Aromatase Inhibitors
Clinical Drug Diversion Costly to Health Care Organizations
Higher Consumption of Sugary Drinks May Up Mortality in Adults
Private Insurers Pay 241 Percent of What Medicare Would Pay
Many Lives Could Be Saved if All Hospitals Had Grade A Rating
Sleep Duration Tied to Adverse Measures of Glycemia
Magnitude of Weight Loss Similar for Teens, Adults After RYGB
Recs Updated for TB Screening, Treatment in Health Care Workers
Two-Thirds of Sunscreens Fail Safety Tests
Thyroid Hormones Not Endorsed for Subclinical Hypothyroidism
Taxing Sweetened Beverages Reduces Volume Sold
Late-Onset Type 1 Diabetes Often Misdiagnosed as Type 2
Patients Find Note Reading Important for Health Management
Low-Calorie Sweetened Drinks Do Not Cut Calories in Children
Fournier Gangrene Is Safety Concern With SGLT2 Inhibitors
Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis
Doctors Aware of Patient Difficulties Affording Medical Care
2018 Saw More Employed Physicians Than Self-Employed
CDC: Uninsurance Levels Did Not Change Significantly in 2018
Risk for Cancer Increased in Men, Women With T2DM
Prices Will Soon Be Included in TV Drug Ads
Low Glucose Levels at Hospital Discharge Tied to Poor Outcomes
In 2015 to 2016, 45.8 Percent of U.S. Population Used Rx Drugs
External Reference Pricing Could Cut Drug Costs in U.S.
Efforts Needed to Ensure Publication of All Trials
Observation Feasible Strategy for Some Eyes With Diabetic Macular Edema
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
Prepregnancy Folate Intake Linked to Reduced Risk for GDM
Rare Variants Identified in DENND1A Gene in PCOS
Combo Nicotine Replacement Tx Ups Success in Quitting Smoking
Liraglutide Added to Metformin Effective for Type 2 Diabetes
Events for Living Kidney Donors Mainly Occur After Two Years
Transition Support Program May Aid Young Adults With Type 1 Diabetes
Intensive Blood Pressure Therapy Aids Patients With T2DM
Ambiguous Genitalia in Newborns Not Uncommon
Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
Swapping Red Meat for Plant-Based Proteins May Cut CVD Risk
Dapagliflozin Improves Glucose Outcomes in Type 1 Diabetes
Over Half of Seniors Initiating Dialysis Die Within One Year
Risks, Benefits of Long-Term Drug Therapy for Osteoporosis Reviewed
Individualized Medical-Nutrition Therapy Important in Diabetes
Water Intake Affects Caloric Intake From Sugary Drinks
Preterm Birth Linked to Periconception HbA1c in T1DM
Metformin May Help Obese With Prediabetes Maintain Weight Loss
Measures May Predict Metabolic Syndrome in Older Adults
Atrasentan Tied to Lower Risk for Kidney Events in T2DM With CKD
Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
Acetaminophen Safe as First-Line Analgesic for Most Older Adults
Risk for T2DM Increased With Use of 5α-Reductase Inhibitors
National Hand Hygiene Initiative Successful in Australia
Sixty People Charged in Massive Opioid Painkiller Investigation
Most Diabetes Phone Apps Lack Education, Support Functions
Sleep Myths Are Commonly Circulated
Hand Hygiene Compliance Poor in Task Transitions
Mixed Effects Observed for Workplace Wellness Program
Low-Carb Breakfast May Improve All-Day Glucose Control in T2DM
Standardizing Demographics Ups Accuracy of Patient Matching
Canagliflozin Seems Effective for Patients With T2DM, Kidney Disease
Metformin May Cut Risk for Prematurity, Miscarriage in PCOS
Gestational Diabetes Linked to Incident Diabetes in Offspring
Added Sugar Labeling Could Reduce CVD, Diabetes Cases
Colchicine May Improve Obesity-Induced Inflammation
Domestic Responsibilities Tied to Physician Mothers' Satisfaction
People With Obesity Are Blatantly Dehumanized
Complication Rates Low for High-Volume Pediatric Thyroid Surgery
FDA Approves Osteoporosis Tx for High-Risk Postmenopausal Women
New, Revised Topics Released in ACR Appropriateness Criteria
FDA Warns Against Use of Preowned or Unauthorized Test Strips
Preventive Drugs Often Used in Last Year of a Cancer Patient's Life
Alcohol, Drug Misuse Tied to Long-Term Health Problems
Early T2DM Diagnosis Linked to Increased Cardiovascular Risk
Health Issues Prevalent Across BMI Classes for Obese Children
Female Infertility Specialists Make Less Than Male Specialists
Topical Corticosteroids Associated With Higher Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
11 Million Deaths Attributable to Poor Diet in 2017
Most Osteoporosis Guidelines Do Not Discuss Patient Choices
Short Sleep Duration, Not OSA, Linked to Daytime Sleepiness
Early Hospital Intervention for Diabetes Improves Outcomes
New Plan Limits Out-of-Pocket Costs for Insulin
Americans Borrowed $88 Billion in Past Year to Pay for Health Care
Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money
Sex Hormone Levels May Impact Development of Asthma
Doctors Unclear on Legal Obligations in Caring for Patients With Disability
Undiagnosed Gestational Diabetes Ups Risk for Stillbirth
Liquid Meal Replacements Cut Cardiometabolic Risk Factors
Shorter Reproductive Span May Up Risk for Dementia in Women
Long-Term Phentermine Use Safe, Effective for Weight Loss
Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine
Frailty May Up Fracture Risk in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes
FDA Grants Approval for Hypogonadism Treatment
ENDO: Sex Hormone Levels Tied to Telomere Length in Older Men
Higher Disease Burden for OA Than RA After Six Months
ENDO: Recommendations Issued for Treating Osteoporosis
Douglas County, Colorado, Ranked as Healthiest Community
ENDO: Levothyroxine Does Not Up Fertility in Women With TPO Ab
ENDO: Guidance Provided for Managing Diabetes in Seniors
ENDO: Diabetes Underestimated With HbA1c Criteria
2019 Residency Match Day Was Largest in History
Policies Recommended to Reduce Sugary Drink Intake in Youth
ENDO: Older T1DM Patients Often Unaware of Hypoglycemic Status
More Vascular Risk Factors Tied to Worse Brain Health
Many Patients Still Employ Strategies to Reduce Prescription Drug Costs
Statins Tied to Insulin Resistance, Higher Serum Fasting Insulin
Patients With Diabetes at Increased Risk for Sleep Apnea
Healthy Food Rx Could Be Cost-Effective for Medicare, Medicaid
Overall, Physicians Are Happy and Enjoy Their Lives
Bluetooth Technology Enables Insulin Adherence Monitoring
ACC: Icosapent Ethyl Beneficial for Statin-Treated Patients
Average of 8.8 Inactive Ingredients Found in Oral Medications
Physician Burnout Rate Increased From 2014 to 2017
Testosterone Therapy in Hypogonadism Can Prevent Progression to T2DM
E-Cigarettes May Threaten Goal of Achieving Tobacco Endgame
Head of National Cancer Institute Named Acting FDA Commissioner
Resistance Training May Prevent Type 2 Diabetes Progression
CDC: Most Americans Report Excellent, Good Health
Total Thyroidectomy Improves HRQoL in Hashimoto Thyroiditis
Moderate Muscle Strength Linked to Lower Risk for T2DM
CDC: Flu Season May Have Peaked
GDM Linked to Increased Cardiovascular Event Risk Postpartum
ACC: Photoplethysmography Signal Can Detect Diabetes
Raspberries May Aid Glucose Control With Prediabetes
Behavioral Intervention Ups Physical Activity in T2DM
Heat Alerts May Come Too Late in Northern States
FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb Resigns
Eli Lilly to Sell Cheaper Version of Insulin Drug
Readmission for Patients With Sepsis Common and Costly
FDA Warns Americans Not to Buy Drugs From Canadian Company
Automated Insulin System Improves Glycemic Control
Risk Factors ID'd for Site Infection After Orthopedic Surgery in Seniors
Dietary Monitoring Key to Successful Weight Loss
Kidney Disease Affects Revascularization Outcomes
Achievement of Targets in T2DM Varies by Season
Program Aids Weight Loss in Patients With Mental Illness
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