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Joslin's response to COVID-19

To our Joslin patients and their families: Due to the rapidly evolving situation regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), we have shifted to a remote model of patient care with very limited in-person, “urgent care” appointments. We have made this decision in line with the current Department of Public Health guidelines for preventing the transmission of COVID-19 to ensure the health and safety...
Joslin's Response to Covid-19

The Many Ways Weight and Type 2 Diabetes Are Connected

Type 2 diabetes is a taxing condition that comes with a host of difficult side effects but, unfortunately, there's not one specific cause we can pinpoint. We know this much for sure, though: Weight...
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RNA Profiling Identifies Distinct Classes of White Fat Cells

Different adipose depots have distinct physiological functions associated with their anatomical location and cell composition. For example, accumulation of intra-abdominal (visceral) white adipose...
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How to Sleep Better with Type 1 Diabetes

A lack of proper sleep can have wide-ranging health effects on the human body, including weakening the immune system, raising blood pressure, and triggering weight gain thanks to hormonal imbalances...
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Joslin's response to COVID-19

To our Joslin patients and their families: Due to the rapidly evolving situation regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), we have shifted to a remote model of patient care with very limited in-person, “urgent care” appointments. We have made this decision in line with the current Department of Public Health guidelines for preventing the transmission of COVID-19 to ensure the health and safety...
Joslin's Response to Covid-19

How to Sleep Better with Type 1 Diabetes

A lack of proper sleep can have wide-ranging health effects on the human body, including weakening the immune system, raising blood pressure, and triggering weight gain thanks to hormonal imbalances...
Read more on How to Sleep Better with Type 1 Diabetes

US team identifies heart failure risk factor in type 1 diabetes

“Given the high burden of heart failure in type 1 diabetes, cardiac antibodies may enable the early identification of people at higher risk of developing heart failure. And, of course, understanding...
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Joslin's response to COVID-19

To our Joslin patients and their families: Due to the rapidly evolving situation regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), we have shifted to a remote model of patient care with very limited in-person, “urgent care” appointments. We have made this decision in line with the current Department of Public Health guidelines for preventing the transmission of COVID-19 to ensure the health and safety...
Joslin's Response to Covid-19

The Many Ways Weight and Type 2 Diabetes Are Connected

Type 2 diabetes is a taxing condition that comes with a host of difficult side effects but, unfortunately, there's not one specific cause we can pinpoint. We know this much for sure, though: Weight...
Read more on The Many Ways Weight and Type 2 Diabetes Are Connected

Different kinds of white fat are important in disease

Multiple populations of subcutaneous white fat cells each may play different roles in obesity, diabetes and other diseases. BOSTON – (May 1, 2020) – Excess white fat causes obesity, which in turn can...
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AHA News: Managing Diabetes Risk in Hispanic, Asian Communities

People living with diabetes are twice as likely to die from cardiovascular diseases such as heart failure, heart attack and stroke. While it's not a new statistic, it does resonate in Hispanic and...
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