Best of 2015 2Many patients diagnosed with type 1 diabetes as adults do not fit the standard profile for a diabetes diagnosis; they are younger, are relatively fit and have little if any belly fat.
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UAB’s Loretta T. Lee, Ph.D., will seek to examine the relationship between social support and intuitive eating with glycemic control in older African-American men with type 2 diabetes.
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UAB is leading a team of researchers in a trial to combat blood pressure risk factors.
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An Arizona drug company will patent the small peptide drug.
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Monika M. Safford, M.D., helped shape the new Web tool for the National Diabetes Education Program, “Promoting Medication Adherence in Diabetes.”

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Three-year grant establishes consortium to better organize and support collaborative research related to the loss of functional beta cell mass in type 1 diabetes.
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Looking forward to a promising 2015, UAB News revisits some top stories of 2014.
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In “Command & Control,” the second novel by Stephen Russell, fictional retired orthopedic surgeon Mackie McKay finds himself in the middle of an infectious disease outbreak — with Ebola as a backdrop.
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The “repurposing of verapamil as a beta cell survival therapy in type 1 diabetes” trial will test an approach different from any current diabetes treatment.
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Research volunteers are needed for a UAB study to determine which combinations of Type 2 diabetes drugs work best for different groups of people.
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Consuming a low-carbohydrate diet should be the first step taken by those with diabetes, according to a new study.
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A UAB study shows that minority, low-income patients with diabetes have low eye-care-utilization rates.
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Santa just happens to have a lot of risk factors for diabetes, and UAB has some suggestions to keep him coming to town for a long time.
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Shevde-Samant has been elected a member of the Chemo/Dietary Prevention Study Section for the Center for Scientific Review

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EndoBarrier trial testing liner that forms barrier between food, portion of intestine to help obese people with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes

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Long-term study shows weight loss improves quality of life but does not decrease cardiovascular complications in Type 2 diabetics.

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A UAB medical student’s summer project turns into published research that may change how some diabetic patients are managed.

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A new UAB study examines the role of starch as a means to control risk of diabetes.

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Grant to develop new interprofessional practice model for health-care delivery also expands health-care options for medically underserved.
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Intensive lifestyle interventions can put Type 2 diabetes into remission, eliminate need for medication, according to a new study.
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