Successful research points toward clinical trials for potential drugs, and better understanding of genetic, environmental, behavioral, mental and other factors involved in diabetes offers powerful tools for managing and eventually overcoming the disease.
Upgrading Joslin’s electronic medical record system will accelerate research and
enhance care delivery
Katie Weinger, Ed.D., R.N., seeks to adapt diabetes education to people and their particular strengths and weaknesses.
Type 2 diabetes begins with insulin resistance, but how does that condition progress to the fullblown disease?
Two major clinical trials are aimed at improving diabetes management and overall health.
Gail Musen, Ph.D., is studying whether sophisticated brain imaging tools can detect early warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease among people with insulin resistance.
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