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11-30-2017 | Diabetes distress | News

Diabetes distress an issue in emerging adults

Emerging adults with type 1 diabetes are particularly prone to developing diabetes distress, despite reporting a relatively good quality of life, research suggests.

11-22-2017 | Adolescents | News

Peer support influences outcomes for youths with type 1 diabetes

Peer and parental support are important factors influencing diabetes-related distress among adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes, researchers report.

10-10-2017 | Diabetes distress | News

Psychological interventions have small benefits on self-care, glucose control

Psychological interventions might have a small positive effect on improving self-care and glucose control in patients with type 2 diabetes, but not for relieving diabetes-related distress, suggest findings from The Cochrane Library.

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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

06-30-2017 | Psychological comorbidities | Review | Article

Type 2 diabetes mellitus and psychological stress: A modifiable risk factor

In this review article, the authors summarize the evidence linking type 2 diabetes mellitus and psychological stress, with a focus on the physiological processes involved.

Nat Rev Endocrinol 2017; 13: 547-560. doi: 10.1038/nrendo.2017.64

Authors:
Ruth A. Hackett, Andrew Steptoe
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