- The Future of Diabetes: What Is There Besides New Medicines? Vinicor, Frank // Clinical Diabetes;Spring2004, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p94
Provides information on challenges for the diabetes community. Improvements in diabetes care; Recognition of complexities of diabetes management; Discussion of the dual impact of the diabetic epidemic.
- Diabetes seen as next driver of TB epidemic. // Filipino Reporter;10/31/2014, Vol. 42 Issue 48, p8
The article focuses on a warning by the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease that diabetes is a major driver of the epidemic on tuberculosis (TB) in the next decades.
- There really is an epidemic of type 2 diabetes. Colagiuri, S.; Borch-Johnsen, K.; Glümer, C.; Vistisen, D. // Diabetologia;Aug2005, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p1459
Comments on the epidemic of type 2 diabetic. Rate of increase in the number of people with diabetes; Consideration of obesity as the main causal factor of increase in incidence of diabetes; Increase in the prevalence of diabetes with age.
- Highlights. Laffman-Johnson, Elise // Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics;Feb2010, Vol. 87 Issue 2, p142
The article presents abstracts on medical topics which include evaluating the epidemiology of the tuberculosis and diabetes epidemics, pharmacogenetics of antimalarial drugs and new molecular targets for known drugs.
- Diabetes threatens lives and economies. // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);Oct2009, Vol. 9 Issue 38, p2
The article discusses the highlights of the 2009 World Diabetes Congress. Particular focus is given on the increasing rate of the prevalence of diabetes and the need for governments to address the growing epidemic. It references estimates compiled in the "IDF Diabetes Atlas 4th Edition."...
- Risk -- Complications and Comorbidities. // Current Medical Literature: Diabetes;2008, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p35
The article discusses several studies on complications and comorbidities of diabetes, published in different journals. These include evidence that eating is a primary factor for the obesity epidemic, association between diabetic polyneuropathy and respiratory muscle impairment in type 2...
- Type 2 Diabetes : An Independent Risk Factor for Tuberculosis: A Nationwide Population-Based Study. Kuo, Ming-Chun; Lin, Sheng-Hao; Lin, Ching-Hsiung; Mao, I-Chieh; Chang, Shun-Jen; Hsieh, Ming-Chia // PLoS ONE;Nov2013, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p1
Objective: Tuberculosis continues to be a major global health problem. We wanted to investigate whether Type 2 diabetes was a risk factor for tuberculosis in an Asian population. Methods: From Taiwanâ€™s National Health Insurance Research Database, we collected data from 31,237 female...
- DIABETES: An Unfolding Epidemic. Spano, Marie // Prepared Foods;Mar2001, Vol. 170 Issue 3, p28
Focuses on the impact of increasing incidence of diabetes on the food industry of the United States. Information on diabetes; Management of the disease through diet; Products which are marketed to diabetics.
- Clinical challenges in the co-management of diabetes mellitus and tuberculosis in southern Africa. Reid, M. J. A.; McFadden, N.; Tsima, B. M. // Journal of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes of South Africa;2013, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p135
Over the past 20 years, tuberculosis incidence in southern Africa has increased at an alarming rate, fuelled primarily by the human immunodeficiency virus epidemic. The emerging prevalence of diabetes mellitus in the region represents a new threat to tuberculosis control. The intersecting double...
- 'The tubercular diabetic' CHANDRASEKARA, HEMANTHA; HARDY, KEVIN; GRANT, PAUL; BAILEY, SARAH LOU // Clinical Medicine;Dec2011, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p628
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "The Tubercular Diabetic': The Impact of Diabetes Mellitus on Tuberculosis and Its Threat to Global Tuberculosis Control," by Bailey and colleagues in the August, 2011 issue; a response by Bailey and colleagues is also included.