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Diabetes Impairs Cognition

Diabetes is one of the world’s most widespread diseases, affecting some 250 million people worldwide and about 60 million new cases diagnosed each year. The know effects and complications of diabetes include changes in large and small blood vessels, which in turn can lead to peripheral neuropathy, loss of vision, renal failure, heart attacks as [...]
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New Brief Tool To Screen For Cognitive Impairment In Elderly Patients

Health : Medical News Today (4 years ago)

Dementia and cognitive impairment are widespread among elderly individuals in the United States, affecting more than 8 million people to some degree. The Sweet 16, a new screening test developed by a team of geriatricians and neurol... Read Post

Nursing Case Management Affects Outcomes Of High-Risk Patients With Diabetes

Health : Medical News Today (4 years ago)

Patients with diabetes who follow a self-care regimen generally have success in controlling their disease. But what about patients whose other health conditions, such as cognitive impairment and/or depression, create barriers to eff... Read Post

New Clinical Study On Type 2 Diabetes Begins Enrollment At New York Hospital Queens

Health : Medical News Today (5 years ago)

Diabetes affects nearly 24 million people in the United States. The most widespread form is type 2 diabetes, accounting for about 90 to 95 percent of all diagnosed cases of diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association (A... Read Post

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