Diabetes Care

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Huge HIPAA breach inevitable, providers 'behind' crooks ... Nursing home doc has to pay back $57K to Medicaid ... Alzheimer's drug development not looking good ... Insulin pumps better than injections for diabetes care

Design Decisions: Hitting the right notes

Design Decisions: Hitting the right notes


Company's first big construction project overcomes challenges and plays on Nashville region's tastes for music, art and local attractions

Intranasal insulin improves cognitive function for type 2 diabetics

Older adults with diabetes who took insulin through their nose showed cognitive improvement, a small pilot study finds.

Oxygen exposure does not promote healing for diabetic foot ulcers, researchers discover


Researchers found oxygen treatment for diabetic patients may actually hurt the wound healing process, a finding at odds with long-standing beliefs about the benefits of the treatment.

Some diabetics can eat right away after taking insulin

People with type 2 diabetes can eat immediately after injecting insulin without compromising their blood sugar level, according to a recently published study in the journal Diabetes Care.

Diabetes-related lower limb amputations are declining, study finds

The rate of foot and leg amputations in diabetics over the age of 40 fell 65% between 1996 and 2008, according to a recent report.

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