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Oscar Orozco
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Time In Range — Not HbA1c — Should Guide Most Diabetes Treatment Decisions

Clinicians should consider continuous glucose monitoring for any person with diabetes to assess their time spent in the recommended glucose range (TIR).

Oscar Orozco

Coronavirus and Type 1 Diabetes: What You Need to Know

Worried about COVID-19? Here's the latest information for people with type 1 diabetes, from the experts at the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
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Medtech Takes Leap Toward New Artificial Pancreas System

Medtech companies Dexcom and Abbott each partnered with Insulet to integrate their technologies to develop the new artificial pancreas.

Sarah Sanchez, NDTR
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What Do Carbohydrates Do?

In this article, we look at the function of carbohydrates, as well as where they come from, how the body processes them, and which ones to choose.

Shield HealthCare News Team
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Study identifies enzymes that prevent diabetic kidney disease

A new study from Joslin Diabetes Center proved that certain biological protective factors play a role in preventing diabetic kidney disease in some people.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
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Viola Davis Fights Diabetes With ‘A Touch of Sugar’

Viola Davis, 53 (Fences, How to Get Away with Murder), has an Oscar, an Emmy, a Tony, a Golden Globe — and, as she was shocked to discover, prediabetes.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
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What to Know About Diabetes and Amputation

Original article by Jenna Fletcher and reviewed by William Morrison, MD | medicalnewstoday.com...

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
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Diabetic Ulcers: Causes and Management

Ulcers are a common complication affecting people living with diabetes. Learn what causes diabetic ulcers and how to manage them.

Sarah Sanchez, NDTR
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Patient Advocacy Or Political Ploy? Union, Industry Square Off Over Dialysis Initiative

Patient Advocacy Or Political Ploy? Union, Industry Square Off Over Dialysis Initiative –...

Aimee Sharp