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10-14-2020 | Tirzepatide | At a glance | Article

A quick guide to the SURPASS and SURMOUNT trials

Tirzepatide (formerly known as LY3298176) is a novel glucose-lowering medication that stimulates the receptors for both glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide and glucagon-like peptide-1.

10-14-2020 | Type 2 diabetes | Editorial | Article

Tirzepatide: A new challenger for type 2 diabetes management?

What does the future hold for the novel agent tirzepatide, a GIP/GLP-1 co-agonist? John Wilding examines what we know so far.

07-29-2020 | Type 2 diabetes | Podcast | Article

The DiRECT approach to weight loss: Efficacious and pragmatic

DiRECT trial dietitian Alison Barnes discusses the challenges and triumphs of using a very-low-calorie, total-meal-replacement diet to help people with type 2 diabetes achieve weight loss and maintenance (25:34).

06-24-2020 | ADA 2020 | Conference coverage | Article

ADA 2020 goes virtual! Editorial Board conference highlights

Listen to our Editorial Board reflecting on their ADA scientific highlights, and its novel virtual format (34:17).

05-06-2020 | Type 2 diabetes | Editorial | Article

Oral semaglutide: A technical triumph, with caveats

Diabetologist and Editorial Board member John Wilding gives his opinion on the latest addition to the GLP-1RA class, oral semaglutide.

04-29-2020 | Type 2 diabetes | Podcast | Article

Is oral semaglutide a game changer or nice-to-have for type 2 diabetes?

US primary care physician Neil Skolnik discusses the role of oral semaglutide in the care of people with type 2 diabetes and outlines key considerations for its use (12:26).

12-17-2019 | Insulin | Editorial | Article

How can we optimize titration with new basal insulins?

Nurse and Diabetes Educator Lori Berard highlights the advantages of “concentrated” insulins and outlines her recommendations for getting titration right for patients.

11-27-2019 | Nephropathy | Video | Article

The revolution is here: New treatments for diabetic kidney disease

WATCH | Katherine Tuttle and Jay Shubrook reconvene to discuss what the landmark findings from recent renal outcomes trials mean for clinical practice (16:51).

11-06-2019 | Older adults | Case study | Article

Diabetes treatment in the elderly: Kathryn

Primary care physician Jay Shubrook shares his recommendations for diabetes management in a 72-year-old, multi-morbid patient.

10-29-2019 | Diabetes prevention | Editorial | Article

The family and diabetes care: A multifaceted relationship

Before attention turns to World Diabetes Day 2019, Sanjay Kalra revisits 2018’s theme to evaluate the concerns and opportunities presented by “The Family and Diabetes”.

10-01-2019 | Diet | Case study | Article

A physician’s introduction to therapeutic fasting

Is this increasingly popular weight management tactic an option for your patients with type 2 diabetes? Primary care physician Jay Shubrook and Jamie Katuna explain in this illustrative case study.

09-24-2019 | Type 2 diabetes | Podcast | Article

How was it for you? The experts discuss EASD 2019

Our clinical advisors discuss their EASD 2019 highlights, including new treatment options for children and older adults with type 2 diabetes, the complexities surrounding hypoglycemia prevention, and the implications of the VERIFY trial.

09-10-2019 | Diet | Editorial | Article

Nutrition therapy for diabetes: A marathon, not a sprint

What's new in the 2019 update to the ADA guidelines on nutrition therapy for adults with diabetes or prediabetes? Diabetes Educator Amy Hess Fischl explains.

08-28-2019 | Diet | Video | Article

Nutrition recommendations for type 2 diabetes: What's changed?

WATCH | Research Dietitian Pam Dyson and General Practitioner Liz Morris discuss how improvements in nutrition science have impacted guidance around low-glycemic index diets and carbohydrate intake (2:43).

08-21-2019 | Diet | Video | Article

Are these popular diets safe for your patients with type 2 diabetes?

WATCH | Egg diets? Alkaline diets? Raspberry ketones? Pam Dyson and Liz Morris discuss how to handle your patients' questions about these dietary approaches and more (5:13).

08-14-2019 | Diet | Video | Article

Which diets can I safely recommend to patients with type 2 diabetes?

WATCH | Research Dietitian Pam Dyson and General Practitioner Liz Morris discuss evidence-based dietary recommendations for the management of type 2 diabetes (11:40).

08-14-2019 | Diet | Video | Article

Which diets can I safely recommend to patients with type 2 diabetes?

WATCH | Research Dietitian Pam Dyson and General Practitioner Liz Morris discuss the efficacy and safety of low-fat healthy eating, low-calorie, Mediterranean and meal replacement diets for the management of type 2 diabetes (4:29).

08-14-2019 | Diet | Video | Article

Which diets can I safely recommend to patients with type 2 diabetes?

WATCH | Research dietitian Pam Dyson and General practitioner Liz Morris discuss the benefits and drawbacks of low-carb diets as well as the positive evidence for structured weight management in people with type 2 diabetes (4:52).

08-14-2019 | Diet | Video | Article

Which diets can I safely recommend to patients with type 2 diabetes?

WATCH | Research Dietitian Pam Dyson and General Practitioner Liz Morris discuss the findings from the DiRECT trial, including the real-world implications for recommending a diet that can put type 2 diabetes into remission (2:18).

08-06-2019 | SGLT2 inhibitors | Editorial | Article

Cardiorenal syndromes and SGLT2 inhibitor usage

Sanjay Kalra explores the intrinsic link between the cardiovascular and renal systems, focusing on whether the SGLT2 inhibitor class has a role to play in diabetic patients with cardiorenal comorbidity.

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