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Intensive Lifestyle Weight-loss Intervention and Metformin in the Diabetes Prevention Program

In the DPP and DPP-OS trials, diabetes was prevented or delayed with metformin or ILS when directed at weight loss and increased physical activity… Previous randomized clinical trials such as the Diabetes Prevention Program and the long-term follow-up trial, the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes study, evaluated metformin and an intensive …

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Dexcom Follow App

Dexcom Free/iOS   The Dexcom Follow App is part of the Dexcom SHARE System which is part of the Dexcom G4® PLATINUM Continuous Glucose Monitoring System just approved by the FDA. Dexcom SHARE is the perfect companion to the Dexcom CGM. Through secure wireless connections, Dexcom SHARE allows caregivers and a patient’s …

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Foodily

Foodily Inc. Free/iOS   Foodily is a great app to recommend to your patients who are looking for a little creative inspiration in their diets. The website the app taps into is the world’s largest social recipe network where they can discover and share any recipe on the web, including …

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Change Talk: Childhood Obesity

Change Talk: Childhood Obesity is a role-play simulation where you take the role of a healthcare provider and engage in a practice conversation with a virtual mother and her child. Through the conversation, you learn to apply Motivational Interviewing (MI) techniques to help them identify motivation for change, supporting them …

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Patient Handout – A Diabetes Glossary

When a patient is diagnosed with diabetes the first thing they will most likely do is go to the internet. This glossary, courtesy of dLife, will provide them the definitions for most of the medical terms they will see and make them more aware of their situation. Plus it will …

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