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Nov. 12, 2016

A lot of our readers get into diabetes care because of a personal or family association with the disease. I did just the opposite. When our publisher, Steve Freed, got me involved 20 years ago I had no connection to the disease, but as the years have gone by, I …

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Hypoglycemia Treatment

What do you recommend to your patients as the first choice to treat hypoglycemia? 1. Glucose tablets 2. Glucose gel or liquid 3. Juice, soda or milk 4. Honey or cake gel 5. Hard Candy (Smarties) 6. Other Follow the link to share your opinion and see what your colleagues think!

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Question 859

Test Your Knowledge

This class of drugs is typically reserved for individuals with type 1 diabetes or others receiving intensive insulin therapy. It inhibits glucagon secretion and slows gastric emptying: 1. Amylin mimetics 2. GLP-1 receptor agonists 3. DPP-4 inhibitors 4. SGLT-2 inhibitors Did you get it right? Follow the link to find out!

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