For COVID-19 Mortality, Type 2 Diabetes “Adds 20 Years” to Age

For COVID-19 Mortality, Type 2 Diabetes “Adds 20 Years” to Age

For COVID-19 Mortality, Type 2 Diabetes “Adds 20 Years” to Age The risk of dying from COVID-19 infection is higher in middle-aged adults with type 2 diabetes versus adults without diabetes, and is the equivalent of adding 20 years of

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I Had An Eating Disorder for 20 Years Before I Knew Anything Was Wrong

I Had An Eating Disorder for 20 Years Before I Knew Anything Was Wrong

As told to Alex FultonFebruary 22-28, 2021 is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week.My eating disorder started when I was 12. I was sitting in the kitchen eating some chips when my father came in and looked at me. “You’re getting

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50 Years of Behavioral Science in Diabetes: A 2020 Vision of the Future

Prediabetes, Diabetes, and the Risk of All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality in a Japanese Working Population: Japan Epidemiology Collaboration on Occupational Health Study

AbstractThis article is adapted from a speech Dr. de Groot delivered in June 2020 as President, Health Care & Education, of the American Diabetes Association at the Association’s 80th Scientific Sessions, which was held online as a result of coronavirus

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Effects of Lifestyle Intervention of Maternal Gestational Diabetes Mellitus on Offspring Growth Pattern Before Two Years of Age

Prediabetes, Diabetes, and the Risk of All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality in a Japanese Working Population: Japan Epidemiology Collaboration on Occupational Health Study

Our group conducted a population-based randomized controlled trial (RCT) in Tianjin, China, which tested the effectiveness of intensive care (IC) versus usual care (UC) on adverse pregnancy outcomes among women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), and found that with IC

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Placental Insulin/IGF-1 Signaling, PGC-1α, and Inflammatory Pathways Are Associated With Metabolic Outcomes at 4–6 Years of Age: The ECHO Healthy Start Cohort

Low-Frequency Genetic Variant in the Hepatic Glucokinase Gene Is Associated With Type 2 Diabetes and Insulin Resistance in Chinese Population

AbstractAn adverse intrauterine environment is associated with the future risk of obesity and type 2 diabetes. Changes in placental function may underpin the intrauterine origins of adult disease, but longitudinal studies linking placental function with childhood outcomes are rare. Here,

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Five chronic conditions cost employers $2.5 billion over two years, study shows

Five chronic conditions cost employers $2.5 billion over two years, study shows

Health Action Council CEO Patty Starr said employers should create targeted advertisements for asthma screenings and prevention programs based on employees’ location, and make sure marketing campaigns are representative of the populations they aim to engage. “Instead of sending out

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50 Years of Behavioral Science in Diabetes: A 2020 Vision of the Future

Tedious, Tiresome, and Dull: An Unrecognized Problem That We Can Solve

AbstractEditor’s Note: This article is adapted from a speech Dr. de Groot delivered in June 2020 as President, Health Care & Education, of the American Diabetes Association. She delivered her address at the Association’s 80th Scientific Sessions, which was held

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