Diabetes

 

Flu Shots Are More Important Than Ever for People with Diabetes, ASCVD

October 14, 2020

Flu increases the risk of heart attack, especially among people with diabetes and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD). COVID-19 and the possibility of co-infection makes getting vaccinated against the flu particularly important this year.

Anti-VEGF Therapy for Diabetic Retinopathy Gets to the Root Cause

September 14, 2020

Drugs block the formation of tiny blood vessels in the retina that are prone to breaking open, resulting in bleeds that can cause serious vision impairment and blindness, explains ADA chief scientific and medical officer, Robert Gabbay, in this conclusion of a four-part video series.