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An Important Talk About The Importance Of Diabetes Awareness

Published: September 21st, 2016

Repost from The Huffington Post, Written by Gabrielle Pfeiffer. National Diabetes Awareness Month is right around the corner, and it brings up the concern regarding how huge of an issue […]

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Decreasing food fussiness in children with obesity leads to greater weight loss in family-based treatment (Obesity)

Published: September 12th, 2016

This study examined food fussiness in overweight/obese children who participated in family-based behavioral weight loss treatment. It was found that decreases in FF were associated with greater reductions in child […]

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Income differences in social control of eating behaviors and food choice priorities among southern rural women in the US: A qualitative study (Appetite)

Published: September 12th, 2016

This study looked at the role social influences has on rural woman’s food choices. Lower-income women reported taste as the most frequent reason for eating the foods they did on […]

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Diabetes Technology—Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion Therapy and Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Adults: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline (JCEM)

Published: September 6th, 2016

  Researchers formulated clinical practice guidelines for both continuous glucose monitoring and subcutaneous insulin infusion in adults with diabetes. View the article here. Peters et al. (2016). Diabetes technology-continuous subcutaneous […]

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Effects of Physical Activity Intervention on Physical and Cognitive Function in Sedentary Adults With and Without Diabetes (Gerontology)

Published: September 6th, 2016

In this study, researchers conducted an exploratory analysis of data from a randomized controlled clinical trial of a physical activity intervention to see if physical activity had an effect on […]

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Acceleration of our understanding of recurrent acute and chronic pancreatitis (Pancreatology)

Published: August 31st, 2016

Researchers analyze the role of genetic mutations and environmental factors such as smoking in obesity in the pathogenesis of chronic pancreatitis, which can occur with some cases of diabetes. View the article […]

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Diagnostic dilemma: clinical and histological abnormalities in a hispanic patient with diabetes (Diabetes Care)

Published: August 31st, 2016

A case study in a 32-year-old Hispanic patient who lived with type 1 diabetes for 19 years. View the article here. Jacobson, L. M., Posgai, A. L., Campbell-Thompson, M., Shatz […]

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Islet cell hyperexpression of HLA class 1 antigens: a defining feature in type 1 diabetes (Diabetologia)

Published: August 31st, 2016

The researchers explored whether HLA class 1 hyperexpression could be a valid explanation for the demise of pancreatic beta cells in type 1 diabetes. View the article here. Richardson SJ, […]

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Reversion of β-Cell Autoimmunity Changes Risk of Type 1 Diabetes: TEDDY Study (Diabetes Care)

Published: August 31st, 2016

Researchers examined whether reversion of beta cell autoantibodies has any effect on the risk of type 1 diabetes in children up to 10 years of age. Reversions were most restricted […]

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Pancreas-enriched miRNAs are altered in the circulation of subjects with diabetes: a pilot cross-sectional study (Scientific Reports)

Published: August 31st, 2016

Researchers examined potential biomarkers that could be used to distinguish different subtypes of diabetes and ultimately help improve patient outcomes by preventing misdiagnosis and delayed treatment. Visit the article here. […]