Patients live with the disease for decades and need increasingly complicated treatment regimens to attain glycemic goals. But other goals such as cardiovascular risk reduction, weight control, and avoidance of hypoglycemia also need consideration.
Diabetes management is often complicated with comorbidities, such as cardiovascular disease, obesity, hypoglycemia and out-of-pocket medication cost. In this article, endocrinologist Vinni Makin, MD, reviews the literature and shares best practices for diabetes management.
Subanalysis of STAMPEDE trial data suggests the percentage of weight loss in the first year following surgery may be more important to diabetes management than weight fluctuations in the first five years.
A number of popular diets are reviewed as well as studies evaluating the effect of various diets on weight loss, diabetes and cardiovascular risk factors.
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Nearly 20 years ago, Marianne Sumego, MD, helped make shared medical appointments a reality at Cleveland Clinic. It took passion, persistence and a clear vision to turn the idea into a reality.
How well do functional medicine treatments help asthma patients? Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Functional Medicine is conducting research alongside experts from the Respiratory Institute to find out. This is one of a handful of studies underway at Cleveland Clinic to gather evidence-based data on functional medicine treatments.
Recognizing and supporting inpatient insulin pump use requires appropriate policies and a subspecialty partnership to properly care for patients.