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News

10-20-2020 | Risk factors | News

Genetic data do not back vitamin D link to type 2 diabetes

Genetic analyses indicate that there is no causal association between vitamin D levels and type 2 diabetes, even though the association appears to be strong in observational data.

10-01-2020 | EASD 2020 | Conference coverage | News

​​​​​​​CAPTURE reveals CVD in a third of people with type 2 diabetes worldwide

The global CAPTURE study shows that one in three people with type 2 diabetes in 2019 had cardiovascular disease, but few were taking antidiabetes medications with proven cardioprotective ability.

03-11-2020 | Epidemiology | News

A fifth of people with type 1 diabetes may have additional autoimmune disease

People with type 1 diabetes should be screened for other autoimmune diseases, a Finnish research team suggests, after finding these individuals particularly vulnerable to additional disorders.

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Opinion

12-14-2018 | Sleep apnea | Editorial | Article

Diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: Double trouble

Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome is a common and potentially serious comorbidity in people with diabetes and obesity. John Wilding highlights what you need to know about the condition.

In depth

12-14-2018 | Risk factors | Feature | Article

Sleep duration: Waking up to a major metabolic risk factor

The effect of sleep duration on glucose regulation and cardiometabolic risk is becoming an increasingly high-profile issue. medwireNews takes a look at the latest evidence, which shows the gravity of the problem but also offers some solutions.

Journal articles and book chapters

10-08-2018 | Complications | Review | Article

Diabetes and HIV

Noubissi EC, Katte JC, Sobngwi E. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 125. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1076-3

08-28-2018 | Obesity | Review | Article

Epidemiology of obesity in adults: Latest trends

Inoue Y et al. Curr Obes Rep 2018. doi: 10.1007/s13679-018-0317-8

08-17-2018 | Sleep disorders | Review | Article

The epidemiology of sleep and diabetes

Ogilvie RP, Patel SR. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 82. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1055-8

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