Dasiglucagon works for children; New dietary guidelines for diabetes; Post-COVID thyroiditis

Dasiglucagon reduced the need for IV glucose by 55% compared to placebo in a pediatric population with congenital hyperinsulinism, according to a second phase III clinical trial by Zealand Pharma.

The American Diabetes Association has praised Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, Jr. (R) for signing into law an insulin co-pay cap of $30 per monthly supply for people on insulin regimens. state-regulated commercial health insurance.

Endorsed by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology and co-sponsored by the Endocrine Society, the American College of Lifestyle Medicine has released a new expert consensus statement on dietary interventions to treat type 2 diabetes, particularly for patients seeking to put their diabetes into remission. (American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine)

New data has revealed that Fractyl Health’s Revita DMR procedure helped lower blood sugar levels, as well as improve long-term insulin resistance and pancreatic function. (fierce biotech)

Areas of thyroiditis on ultrasound are common in patients hospitalized with moderate to severe COVID-19 and may even continue to persist a year later, according to a study presented at the European Congress of Endocrinology 2022. (Endocrine Summaries)

A nurse from the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health wrote an article claiming that the term “obesity” is racist and instead suggested replacing it with terms such as “people in more big”.

The FDA has released new draft guidance for industry to submit a premarket safety notification for new dietary ingredients and supplements.

According to research presented at the 2022 ACNAP-EuroHeartCare Congress, eating low-glycemic index foods — such as fruits, vegetables, legumes, and whole grains — will help people with coronary heart disease lose weight.

  • Kristen Monaco is a writer, specializing in endocrinology, psychiatry and nephrology news. Based in the New York office, she has been with the company since 2015.

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