Acteurs du Diabète - Acteurs du Diabète Sept. 25, 2023, 8:02 a.m.
Novo Nordisk recherche des solutions qui reposent sur des technologies à la pointe et des approches créatives pour adresser les challenges associés au diabète et à ses complications. Avez-vous des solutions innovantes pour soutenir les patients dans le diagnostic et la prise en charge de leur diabète et de ses complications ? Alors ce concours est fait pour vous!
Diabetes management app features - Klinio July 31, 2023, 5:22 p.m.
Work, family, and other responsibilities can take up so much time that it gets hard to focus on eating healthy, exercising, and losing weight. If you have diabetes, balancing out life and wellness can become a real issue. Klinio diabetes app was designed to reflect the needs of people who want to fight diabetes but can hardly find the time. It’s not your typical app. It’s a virtual assistant and app for people with diabetes that offers advanced features to help you take better care of diabetes.
Study Reveals Surprising Link Between Low-Dose Daily Aspirin and Diabetes June 22, 2023, 1:40 p.m.
The study, conducted over a five-year period and involving a large cohort of participants, analyzed the medical records of over 50,000 individuals. The researchers discovered that those who had been taking low-dose aspirin on a daily basis had a 20% higher risk of developing diabetes compared to those who did not take aspirin.
Apple Watch Blood Glucose Monitor Could Revolutionize Diabetes Care Feb. 27, 2023, 1:07 p.m.
The goal of this secret endeavor — dubbed E5 — is to measure how much glucose is in someone’s body without needing to prick the skin for blood. After hitting major milestones recently, the company now believes it could eventually bring glucose monitoring to market, according to people familiar with the effort.
À quelle température doit-on conserver l’insuline ? Feb. 4, 2023, 2:16 p.m.
Les fabricants d’insuline ont coutume d’indiquer que les flacons non ouverts d’insuline doivent être conservés au réfrigérateur à une température comprise entre 2°C et 8°C et qu’un flacon déjà ouvert ne doit pas être exposé à des températures supérieures à 25°C-30°C pendant sa durée d’utilisation qui, selon le produit, peut varier de dix jours à huit semaines. Les fabricants recommandent de se débarrasser de l’insuline sortie du réfrigérateur pendant une période spécifiée, que le flacon ait été déjà ouvert ou non et pas encore utilisé. Pour la majorité des produits, ce délai est de quatre semaines.
Beer and Diabetes: Can I Still Drink Beer? Jan. 23, 2023, 9:59 a.m.
People with diabetes must consume beer with caution. Read on to know more about the relationship between beer and diabetes.
Artificial pancreas successfully treats type 1 diabetes Jan. 17, 2023, 2:16 p.m.
A glucose sensor is placed under the skin to automatically calculate, with an algorithm, how much insulin to deliver via a pump. This means people with type 1 diabetes no longer have to closely monitor levels of sugar in their blood manually and take daily injections. They can also monitor readings on their smartphones through a system where they upload the number of carbohydrates estimated to be consumed during a meal.
The TELE-DD Randomised Controlled Trial on Treatment Adherence in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes and Comorbid Depression Dec. 26, 2022, 11:43 a.m.
Clinical depression is associated with poorer adherence to hypoglycaemic medication in patients with diabetes mellitus, leading to poorer glycaemic control, diabetes management, and increased complications. The main aim of the TELE-DD trial was to demonstrate the efficacy of a proactive and psychoeducational telephonic intervention based on motivational interviewing and collaborative care to reduce nonadherence and improve prognosis in individuals with diabetes mellitus and concurrent depression.
The Emotion That May Cause Type-2 Diabetes Dec. 26, 2022, 11:41 a.m.
Prolonged loneliness can lead to type-2 diabetes, research suggests. An absence of deep, positive relationships is the key factor, rather than a simple lack of contact.
Efficacy of a Connected Insulin Pen Cap in People With Noncontrolled Type 1 Diabetes Dec. 26, 2022, 11:40 a.m.
Using the functionalities of Insulclock resulted in a 13.9% increase in the total number of insulin injections in the active group mainly due to an improvement in the doses taken on time (13.5%). The increased number of mistimed doses in this group probably reflects a rescue of otherwise lost injections.
Connected insulin pens now compatible with FreeStyle LibreLink app Nov. 27, 2022, 5:25 p.m.
People living with diabetes in the UK who use Abbott’s FreeStyle LibreLink app with FreeStyle Libre glucose sensing technology, can now connect it to Novo Nordisk’s smart connected pens.
FDA Warning Potential Cybersecurity Risk on Medtronic MiniMed 600 Series Insulin Pump System Sept. 26, 2022, 9:47 a.m.
The FDA is alerting medical device users about a cybersecurity risk for the Medtronic MiniMed 600 Series Insulin Pump System (for example: MiniMed 630G and MiniMed 670G). There is a potential issue associated with the communication protocol for the pump system that could allow unauthorized access to the pump system. If unauthorized access occurs, the pump’s communication protocol could be compromised, which may cause the pump to deliver too much or too little insulin.
DiabiLive - Startup France French Tech Bordeaux July 1, 2022, 1:20 p.m.
Plateforme digitale intégrée et collaborative à destination des patients diabétiques insulino-requérants, de leurs aidants et de leurs professionnels de santé.
Supporting Patient Adherence Through Electronic Prior Authorization and First Fill Copay Programs May 4, 2022, 7:49 a.m.
With 51% of physicians reporting that prior authorizations (PAs) for prescribed branded and specialty medications have significantly expanded over the last five years, PA requirements continue to be a major hurdle for patients and healthcare providers (HCPs) alike.
How can we improve patient adherence to insulin? May 4, 2022, 7:48 a.m.
There are several factors to consider when determining if insulin is the right treatment option for a patient with type 2 diabetes. And once a patient is prescribed insulin therapy, it’s just as important to consider the factors that might lead to nonadherence. That’s why Dr. Charles Turck speaks with Dr. Javier Morales about those factors and how we can improve our patients’ adherence to their insulin regimens.
Obesity is a disease—and it’s treatable April 12, 2022, 3:55 p.m.
Obesity is a disease, and America’s healthcare providers and hospital systems must be part of changing how we treat it. That means many of us in the health ecosystem must reexamine how we view patients with excess weight.
A massive study finds diabetes risk rises after COVID-19 April 2, 2022, 3:25 p.m.
The researchers saw that the risk of developing diabetes rose as COVID-19 severity increased. When compared to people who did not have COVID-19 and were not hospitalized or admitted to intensive care, those who were hospitalized or admitted to intensive care had roughly four times the risk.
Becton Dickinson spins off diabetes biz, enabling Embecta to embark on its own April 2, 2022, 1:53 p.m.
The second quarter of 2022 kicked off with a new life sciences company joining the public markets, but not via an IPO or merger. Becton Dickinson on Friday completed the spinoff of its diabetes care business, Embecta, which now trades on the Nasdaq.
What do people with diabetes really think about remote consultations? Feb. 10, 2022, 7:02 p.m.
Whether people with diabetes prefer face-to-face, telephone or video consultations depends on whom you ask. We summarise the findings of two published online surveys and report the results of our own paper survey, distributed through the Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation monthly newsletter, Diabetes Wellness News. Respondents to the online surveys were positive about the benefits of virtual consultations, although there were concerns about confidentiality, safeguarding and identification of emotional issues.