You’ve probably heard of type 1 and type 2 diabetes, but did you know there are several subtypes of diabetes, too? Researchers continue to make new discoveries about diabetes which helps healthcare professionals determine what kinds of treatments will be most effective for individuals. Before we.
I was talking to a family member about nutrition when she expressed an opinion that I hear all the time: “Everyone is following such different diets! It’s just so confusing that I don’t know what to eat anymore!” And isn’t that true! Everyone holds such strong food opinions, and talks with such.
Did you notice an update to the American Diabetes Association (ADA) treatment algorithm? It now includes metabolic surgery as a treatment option for people with type 2 diabetes and obesity who do not respond to conventional treatment. Considering that nearly 90% of people with type 2 diabetes also.
Longer days, warmer weather – it must be Spring!
For diabetes healthcare workers, part of ringing in the new year is reviewing the American Diabetes Association (ADA) Updated Diabetes Standards of Medical Care. Each year, a professional practice committee reviews evidence that has come out since the previous edition, providing recommendations for.
This article first appeared in Managed Healthcare Executive on December, 5, 2016. Read the original here.