NORWALK, Conn., Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that Endocrinology Network, a leading online community for endocrinologists and other clinicians who treat patients with type 2 diabetes (T2DM), presents special coverage of diabetes during November, National Diabetes Month.
National Diabetes Month is observed with the goal of spreading the word about the importance of early detection of the disease and about tight diabetes control.
Among the recent coverage on diabetes, featured online at Endocrinology Network:
- Who Should Be Screened for Diabetes? Until now, screening asymptomatic adults for diabetes hasn't been recommended. With the disease at epidemic levels, that's changing.
- Inside Insulin: 5 Sets of Facts, Figures, and Findings Here are several recent developments about insulin you should know about.
- SGLT2 Inhibitors: Basic Training Quiz The sodium glucose cotransporter-2 inhibitors are the newest diabetes drugs available. Have you got the basic concepts under your belt?
- Slower Eating Increases Satiety, Reduces Hunger in Type 2 Diabetes Patients Weight gain in type 2 diabetes? A recent study suggests one simple antidote: chew slowly.
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Jason J. Golden
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