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IVF cuts defy national guidelines

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Meningitis vaccination plan for Hampshire schoolchildren

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NHS budget cuts leave sexual health services at ‘breaking point’

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Wales to adopt new regulations for blood donation

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NICE: GPs urged to create national autism register

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£1.3bn recruitment plan for mental health

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  • Clinical Summaries from Sci Rep.
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Pioglitazone associated bladder cancer risk is influenced by regional and global factors

Patients with long duration and larger cumulative dose treatment should be carefully monitored.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Diabetes Care
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African Americans with fatty liver disease aren’t protected from nonalcoholic steatohepatitis

Lower NAFLD risk has led to misconception.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from J Am Heart Assoc
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Metformin linked to stroke risk in hemodialysis patients with diabetes

Both ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke risk are elevated in metformin users.

  • Clinical Summaries from J Clin Lipidol
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Omega-3 supplements may lower cardiac death risk | Meta-analysis

Results from a meta-analysis of 14 RCTs.

Sudden cardiac mortality rate seven times higher among young Danish with diabetes | AHA
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Sudden cardiac mortality rate seven times higher among young Danish with diabetes | AHA

Young were found be eight times more likely to die from any kind of heart disease.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Diabetes Ther
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Liraglutide’s CV benefit seen only when added to metformin

Significant real-life differences seen when liraglutide was combined with sulfonylureas vs metformin.

Diabetes linked to 7-fold increased risk of sudden cardiac death
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Diabetes linked to 7-fold increased risk of sudden cardiac death

The findings demonstrate the importance of early and continuous cardiovascular risk monitoring in this population, even in young patients.

  • Clinical Summaries from Nutrients
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Higher neonatal blood iron content linked to increased type 1 diabetes risk

First study to investigate the association between neonatal iron content and T1D risk before the age of 16 y.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Diabetes Obes Metab
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Intensive diabetes control may increase mortality, depending on medications

Lower HbA1c levels associated with higher mortality in hypoglycemia-prone regimens.

Diabetes: Monthly Essentials November 2017
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Diabetes: Monthly Essentials November 2017

Suboptimal diabetes screening for the severely mentally ill | Antidepressants linked to pediatric T2DM risk | Language guidelines for diabetes encounters | Diabetes specialists underestimate NAFLD burden.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Diabetes Res Clin Pract
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Stress hyperglycemia signals elevated diabetes risk

It may not be just a transient condition.

BP control improved by gastric bypass | AHA
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BP control improved by gastric bypass | AHA

Many patients were able to meet aggressive SPRINT target of <120 mmHG.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Medicine (Baltimore)
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Which salt prevents coronary artery calcification?

Trial compares lanthanum carbonate with calcium carbonate.

  • Clinical Summaries from Diabetes Metab
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Is cardiac autonomic neuropathy linked to obstructive sleep apnoea?

Study investigates the correlation of these conditions in patients with T1D.