Recent Type 2 Diabetes Articles https://www.endocrineweb.com/ Mon, 09 Dec 2019 17:44:12 -0500 Mon, 27 Jul 2020 14:27:57 -0400 Type 2 Diabetes Treatments: Newer Medications https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-2-diabetes/type-2-diabetes-treatments-newer-medications
Susan McQuillan MS, RDN, CDN
Jodi Godfrey, MS, RD
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Liver Disease—What You Need to Know About this Common Problem of Diabetes https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-2-diabetes/liver-disease-what-you-need-know-about-common-problem-diabetes <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-2-diabetes/liver-disease-what-you-need-know-about-common-problem-diabetes"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/article/62159-causesoffattyliver_122525467_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->One in 3 people in the US will develop fatty liver disease, often associated with type 2 diabetes and obesity. A structured weight loss program seems the most successful method of reducing liver inflammation and restoring liver heath. Kathleen Doheny Recent Type 2 Diabetes Articles Screen Light at Night—Distrupts Your Sleep, Worse for Your Health https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/type-2-diabetes/59431-screen-light-night-bad-your-sleep-worse-your-health <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/type-2-diabetes/59431-screen-light-night-bad-your-sleep-worse-your-health"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/59431-screenlightatnight_41203643_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->First poorer sleep, then weight gain and diabetes, from too much screen light at night. The accumulated exposure to blue light--an environmental toxin--from smartphones, Ipads, computers, and the TV is as bad for health as PCPs and pesticides. Kathleen Doheny Recent Type 2 Diabetes Articles Insulin Resistance Causes and Symptoms https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-2-diabetes/insulin-resistance-causes-symptoms <!--paging_filter-->Insulin resistance is when cells in your muscles, body fat and liver start ignoring the signal that the hormone insulin is trying to send out: Ferry glucose out of the bloodstream and put it into our cells. Sari Harrar Recent Type 2 Diabetes Articles t:flex Large Capacity Insulin Pump for Diabetes is Available https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/type-1-diabetes/14669-tflex-large-capacity-insulin-pump-diabetes-available <!--paging_filter--><p>The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the t:flex™ insulin pump for marketing. The pump, manufactured by Tandem Diabetes Care, can store the largest amount of insulin (480 units) of any pump available in the United States.</p> Recent Type 2 Diabetes Articles Glyxambi Combination Treatment is Now Approved for Type 2 Diabetes https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/glyxambi-combination-treatment-now-approved-type-2-diabetes <!--paging_filter-->Glyxambi (empagliflozi/linagliptin) is now approved in addition to a healthy meal plan and physical activity, for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Recent Type 2 Diabetes Articles Diabetes-related Foot and Ankle Problems https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-2-diabetes/diabetes-related-foot-ankle-problems <!--paging_filter-->EndocrineWeb spoke with Dr. Nere Onosode about diabetes-related foot and ankle problems. Dr. Onosode is a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and board-qualified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. Here, he answers the many questions of interest to people with diabetes. Nere Onosode DPM, AACFAS Recent Type 2 Diabetes Articles Tandem Diabetes Care Recalls Cartridge Lots: t:slim Insulin Pump https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-2-diabetes/tandem-diabetes-care-recalls-cartridge-lots-tslim-insulin-pump <!--paging_filter-->Tandem Diabetes Care announced that it is initiating a voluntary recall of specific lots of insulin cartridges that are used with the t:slim Insulin Pump. The affected cartridges may be at risk for leaking. Recent Type 2 Diabetes Articles Sulfonylureas for Type 2 Diabetes https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-2-diabetes/sulfonylureas-type-2-diabetes <!--paging_filter-->Sulfonylureas are a type of medications used to treat type 2 diabetes. They were the first drug developed to help people better control their blood glucose levels. Learn how sulfonylureas work and if they’re right for you. Lisa M. Leontis RN, ANP-C Recent Type 2 Diabetes Articles Repaglinide and Nateglinide for Type 2 Diabetes https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-2-diabetes/repaglinide-nateglinide-type-2-diabetes <!--paging_filter-->Repaglinide and nateglinide, two medications for type 2 diabetes, were developed in 1997. They stimulate your pancreas to make insulin, and you take them right before a meal.
Lisa M. Leontis RN, ANP-C
Amy Hess-Fischl MS, RD, LDN, BC-ADM, CDE
Recent Type 2 Diabetes Articles