Diabetes

Rivard Report: Clinic’s comprehensive approach to diabetes care aims to reduce amputations

July 24, 2018
 

A multidisciplinary team of physicians and specialists at UT Health San Antonio provides treatment at a clinic that serves as a one-stop shop for patients who have lost – or are at risk of losing – a lower limb from diabetes. Read the story

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Express-News: Ignoring diabetes symptoms only makes it worse

April 12, 2018
 

Ignorance is not bliss when it concerns diabetes. Read the full story at the Express-News

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Team IDs strategic link in obesity-diabetes process

November 9, 2017
 

Obesity fuels inflammation, impairs cell energy and fosters insulin resistance—all of which can lead to diabetes

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Team IDs strategic link in obesity-diabetes process

November 9, 2017
 

Obesity activates a specific biological pathway in obese mice, UT Health San Antonio researchers announce Obesity does a lot more than make us hesitant to go to the beach in our swimsuits. Scientists are finding that, far from being innocent or harmless, extra weight fuels inflammation, impairs cell energy and fosters insulin resistance. All of […]

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Nephrology division chief named

August 15, 2017
 

Kumar Sharma, M.D., was named chief of the Division of Nephrology and vice chair for research in the Department of Medicine.

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Doctor’s Lounge: Empagliflozin Ups β Cell Function in Impaired Fasting Glucose

June 20, 2017
 

Empagliflozin is associated with improved beta cell function in subjects with impaired fasting glucose, according to a study published online June 13 in Diabetes. Read the full story at the Doctor’s Lounge

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