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Type 1 diabetes and pregnancy

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Periconceptional HbA1c levels ‘strongly linked’ to preterm birth risk

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The risk for preterm birth among women with type 1 diabetes increases considerably with increasing glycated hemoglobin levels around the time of conception, study findings indicate.

Journal article

Telemedicine in complex diabetes management

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This review explores the landscape of telemedicine approaches and evidence for incorporation into general practice [read more].
McDonnell ME. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 42. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1015-3

Get more on: Devices and technology | Type 1 diabetes | Type 2 diabetes

Expert opinion interview

Women and diabetes - our right to a healthy future

Lori Berard / International Diabetes Federation

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 [watch the interview 9:51].

Get more on: Pregnancy and gestational diabetes | Self-management | Cardiovascular risk and complications

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02-07-2020 | Pregnancy | News

Maternal diabetes, obesity may raise risk for neuropsychiatric disorders in children

Children born to mothers with diabetes and severe obesity have an elevated risk for developing neuropsychiatric disorders, researchers report.

12-11-2019 | Epidemiology | News

Preterm birth associated with diabetes risk in adulthood

People born prematurely may need to be assessed for type 1 and type 2 diabetes early and monitored in the long term, say researchers after finding these individuals may be at increased risk from childhood into adulthood.

12-05-2019 | Cardiovascular disorders | News

Children of mothers with diabetes may have elevated CVD risk

Children born to mothers with diabetes have a higher risk for early-onset, non-congenital cardiovascular disease in childhood and early adulthood than those born to mothers without diabetes, suggest findings from a large observational study.

Themed collections

10-17-2016 | Pregnancy | Themed collection | Collection

Diabetes in pregnancy

A special collection focusing on the important topic of diabetes in pregnancy.

Journal articles and book chapters

11-15-2018 | Pregnancy | Article

Successful outcomes with insulin degludec in pregnancy: A case series

Hiranput S et al. Diabetes Ther 2018. doi: 10.1007/s13300-018-0532-z

08-15-2018 | Pregnancy | Review | Article

Inpatient glycemic management of the pregnant patient

Yeh T, Yeung M, Mendelsohn Curanaj FA. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 73. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1045-x

06-23-2018 | Pregnancy | Review | Article

Intensive glycemic treatment during type 1 diabetes pregnancy: A story of (mostly) sweet success!

Murphy HR. Diabetes Care 2018. doi: 10.2337/dci18-0001

06-14-2018 | Other types of diabetes | Review | Article

Type 1 diabetes in a resource-poor setting: Malnutrition related, malnutrition modified, or just diabetes?

Balcha SA, Phillips DI, Trimble ER. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 47. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1003-7

05-24-2018 | Devices and technology | Review | Article

Telemedicine in complex diabetes management

McDonnell ME. Curr Diab Rep 2018; 18: 42. doi: 10.1007/s11892-018-1015-3

05-24-2018 | Pregnancy | Article

Factors associated with attendance for pre-pregnancy care and reasons for non-attendance among women with diabetes

Morrison M et al. Diabetes Res Clin Prac 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2018.05.030

Guidelines

A convenient single access point, providing diabetes professionals with links to a comprehensive set of clinical practice guidelines from a wide range of relevant organizations.

Slides

Downloadable PowerPoint slide sets containing a variety of high-quality images and illustrations from Springer Nature’s library of published figures.

Practice tips

Practical information, guidance, and helpful resources for diabetes healthcare providers. Comprised of practical approaches, case studies, and more.

Themed collections

Compendia of selected, recently published, free full-text journal and book content from Springer Nature and other publishers on a particular topic within diabetes management, as recommended by our Editorial Board.

Independent Medical Education

Educational programs building upon the most current research and professional practice recommendations, with the aim of enabling more efficient diagnosis, optimizing treatment, and improving patient outcomes.

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