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Epidemiology

News

09-13-2018 | Epidemiology | News

Type 2 accounts for vast majority of diabetes in US adults

Nearly one in 10 US adults have type 2 diabetes, and this accounts for more than nine in 10 of all diabetes cases, say researchers.

07-23-2018 | Epidemiology | News

Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage shapes health throughout life

High neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage is associated with detrimental lifestyle factors from childhood onwards, and is ultimately linked to an almost fourfold increased likelihood for diabetes by middle age, study findings indicate.

07-20-2018 | Diet | News

Diet most important counterbalance to high diabetes risk in women

Eating habits that do not too closely resemble the typical Western diet may be the most important protective factor in women at very high risk for type 2 diabetes, say researchers.

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Opinion

11-13-2017 | Specific populations | Interview | Video

Women and diabetes - our right to a healthy future

Editorial Board member Lori Berard addresses 2017's World Diabetes Day theme, providing her insights on the key considerations for managing diabetes in women in this interview with Medicine Matters diabetes (9:51).

Journal articles and book chapters

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

08-16-2018 | Gestational diabetes | Review | Article

Prediction and prevention of type 2 diabetes in women with a history of GDM

Tobias DK. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 78. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1063-8

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