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11-29-2017 | Prediabetes | News

Exercise duration may be as important as intensity for people with prediabetes

Objectively measured physical activity is associated with a reduction in cardiometabolic risk markers among people with prediabetes, and the total time spent being active is at least as important as exercise intensity, researchers report.

11-20-2017 | Prediabetes | News

1-hour blood glucose level improves prediction of future type 2 diabetes

A blood glucose level taken 1 hour after glucose loading better predicts future type 2 diabetes risk than the level taken at 2 hours, long-term study findings indicate.

11-06-2017 | Prediabetes | News

Lifestyle interventions have most staying power for diabetes prevention

A meta-analysis shows that although medications and lifestyle changes can both reduce the risk for type 2 diabetes in high-risk patients, only lifestyle modifications have a sustained effect.

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12-14-2017 | Guidelines | Editorial | Article

What is new in the 2018 American Diabetes Association Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes?

Jay Shubrook, Chair of the American Diabetes Association’s Primary Care Advisory Group, outlines what's new in 2018's ADA Standards of Care update. 

07-05-2017 | Prevention | Editorial | Article

Type 2 diabetes can be prevented in your patients

Editorial Board member Jay Shubrook and his colleague Alegria Cantillep discuss the National Diabetes Prevention Program, how you might find eligible patients, and how you can refer them to the program.

12-15-2016 | Guidelines | Editorial | Article

What is new in the 2017 American Diabetes Association Standards of Care?

Jay Shubrook, Chair of the American Diabetes Association’s Primary Care Advisory Group, outlines what's new in 2017's ADA Standards of Care update. 

Journal articles and book chapters

10-11-2017 | Cardiovascular disorders | Review | Article

Updates on cardiovascular outcome trials in diabetes

This review summarizes the results of the DEVOTE, CANVAS, EXSCEL, and ACE trials that tested the cardiovascular safety of insulin degludec, canagliflozin, once-weekly exenatide, and acarbose, respectively.

Schnell O et al. Cardiovasc Diabetol 2017;16:128. doi:10.1186/s12933-017-0610-y

09-28-2017 | Type 2 diabetes | Book chapter | Article

Behavior change strategies for increasing exercise and decreasing sedentary behaviors in diabetes

The influence of daily lifestyle activity and structured exercise on health improvement for persons with diabetes is reviewed and some behavioral prescription recommendations are derived from the literature.

Bessesen D, Bergouignan A. In: Diabetes and Exercise. Edited by Reusch JEB, Regensteiner JG, Stewart KJ, Veves A. Springer International Publishing AG, 2018. pp:175–184.

03-01-2016 | Prevention | Book chapter | Article

Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Reviewing the results of important studies on the prevention of type 2 diabetes (DM2) and its long term complications in people with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT).

Horton ES. In: Principles of Diabetes Mellitus. Edited by Poretsky L. Springer International Publishing, 2015. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-20797-1_50-1

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