Oct 19, 2015


This week our Home Run Slides lay out a roadmap for insulin intensification, and the use of GLP-1 analogs and DPP4-I with insulin. If you follow the path your patients can safely intensify therapy with a greatly reduced risk of hypoglycemia. You can learn even more about all the different insulins with our  comprehensive list of insulins. Click here to become an insulin expert. (Remember, this and our other “Tools for Your Practice,” are now subscriber-exclusive to reward our loyal readers. In order to access this content, you will need to register your subscription email on the new website.)


What would you do with a female, 58 years of age on a daily GLP-1 agonist, SGLT-2, metformin, not reaching goal? Click here to learn what not to do in this week’s Disaster Avoided.




There’s still time to enter the Diabetes In Control contest! We’d like to hear your best suggestions to help prevent insulin errors at home, at pharmacies, and in the hospital. The contestant who submits the winning idea will receive a $100 Amazon gift card! Click here for more information and to enter! You may submit as many entries as you wish. Deadline to enter is November 1st.

Your partner in diabetes care,
Dave Joffe